The good news is that 2020 is finally behind us. That has made a lot of us happier. I know that doesn't magically make everything disappear. We still have hurdles ahead of us but I feel that things are going to get better.

That is the way of keeping a positive attitude. That is what we all need this year. We need more positivity and happiness. Is that obtainable? Of course it is. We can make it happen. So what can we do to improve our outlook and make sure it is more positive?

We need to wake up each day with the thoughts of all the great things we have going our way. Sometimes just waking up with a positive attitude is what we need to start off the day the right way. It does help us kick it into action.

When we get to work or wherever we are going we need to make sure we surround ourselves with people that can help us on our positivity journey. Have you noticed when you talk to a negative person it just seems to drain you too? It can easily be that you can turn negative too. So, surround yourself with happy and positive people. It will help to shape your outlook too.

If you are worrying about something that can definitely drain your positive energy. What good is worrying doing you anyway? It is just taking the joy out of your moment. So you need to find a way to erase those negative thoughts. I know that sometimes that is not the easiest thing to do but the rewards will be worth it. Try to only think about the good things you have gone through and accomplished. Don't dwell on the negative things that could happen. The thing is that you don't know that they will happen so why worry?

We need to all focus on making 2021 a much better year. We can all do this together.

LOOK: Just some of the photos that capture the historic year that was 2020