You're familiar with the saying, "when life gives you lemons, make lemonade." How about this one, I just made it up, but let me know what you think- "when life gives you socks, make sock monkeys." I think it works.

Life will never go the way you want it to, and when you encounter one of those times when you need a little encouragement to turn that frown upside down, Sock Monkey Sez on Instagram is here for you.

Fill your day with positivity and joy with Sock Monkey Sez's "everyday wisdom and food for thought" with these photos that will get you through any of life's struggles.

Aren't these fantastic and cute? If you're a true Rockfordian and love sock monkeys, you have to start following this account today; I just did.