We all want to raise happy kids, and yet too many great moms worry that they're not doing enough!

Relax, mama. Our friends at Happify have gathered the research and shown that in order to thrive, all kids really need is love and security. If you're doing your best to be nurturing, encouraging and supportive (and we know you are!) then you're well on your way.

Read on to check out the latest scientific research into all the factors that impact childhood happiness. And rest easy mama. You're right on track.