Research by UC Davis psychologist Robert Emmons, shows that simply keeping a gratitude journal—regularly writing brief reflections on moments for which we’re thankful—can significantly increase well-being and life satisfaction.
People often miss those small life moments where we forget to express gratitude. How can we encourage people to recognize and share those moments?
With the advent of social media, people document just about every bit of their life; so you'd think we'd integrate our sharing of gratitude into those channels. But it seems we, more often than not, overlook those moments.
Diem is an app that reminds, and ultimately aims to help, us recognize and capture those moments for which we are grateful.
A gentle push notification reminding users to log a grateful moment within the app for the day.
Add friends to see their moments of gratitude. With each post user has option for their post to be public or private.
Working just like a journal, users have the ability to look back at specific dates to see what they wrote that day.
Bespoke and simple was the ultimate goal here. Using light typefaces as well as a calming but active color pallette.