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15 Rules to Live by for a Happier Life

Elyse Gorman | Posted 01.25.2015 | Healthy Living
Elyse Gorman

1. Treat every day as a beautiful gift. Hands up if you count down the days until Friday. We're wishing away more than half of our week while simulta...

The New England Patriots and The Pink Jersey

Rebecca Jackson | Posted 01.15.2015 | Parents
Rebecca Jackson

"W-H-Y are they playing so badly?" My daughter asks in a voice that sounds like a deathbed rattle. I giggle and then realize this is not a rhetorical question. She actually wants an answer.

The New England Patriots and The Pink Jersey

Rebecca Jackson | Posted 01.16.2015 | Sports
Rebecca Jackson

We've been here before. Literally, as any New Englander can tell you. Such a mood of complete irascibility has seldom been observed in my house. It's frustrating to watch the team you love get outplayed on their own field.

9 Very Good Reasons To Let Go Of That Grudge

The Huffington Post | Lindsay Holmes | Posted 01.15.2015 | Healthy Living

Humans are a very self-preserving species. When we've been wronged, we want the world to know. We want the responsible party to pay for their indiscre...

What We All Need Now

Ed and Deb Shapiro | Posted 01.13.2015 | Healthy Living
Ed and Deb Shapiro

When we blame or project our pain onto others, then we're avoiding the real cause that lies within ourselves: our deep unhappiness and, simultaneously, our longing for happiness.

What's the Payoff?

Wendy Reese | Posted 01.12.2015 | Healthy Living
Wendy Reese

It may look like there is no payoff and you're a victim in the situation. If you truly want to shift your life, you have to get courageously honest with yourself. Explore these three guiding questions with your victim archetype.

X-Rated

Marcia Liss | Posted 01.10.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss

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Cussin'? Outbursts? Answers and Relief Here

AlzLIVE | Posted 01.06.2015 | Fifty
AlzLIVE

People living with Alzheimer's and dementia can exhibit a broad range of responsive behaviors, such as wandering, verbal repetition, sexual behavior or angry outbursts. For caregivers, dealing with responsive behaviors can be a frustrating and exhausting task. But there are answers.

When Mama Loses Her Temper

Seleni Institute | Posted 01.07.2015 | Parents
Seleni Institute

We identify with our children, and their faults make us more furious when they feel familiar. We may worry their actions are a reflection of us.

When We Love Each Other More, What Happens?

Lisa Haisha | Posted 01.06.2015 | Healthy Living
Lisa Haisha

Of course we know when we're angry, but do we really know why? More often it is because a need you have is not being met, so discovering what that need truly is will allow you to resolve your anger. You should also explain this to the person you're angry with so they know.

The Fine Art of Getting Out of Debt

Steve Rhode | Posted 01.07.2015 | Money
Steve Rhode

Getting out of debt is, almost inconsequentially, about the money -- yet it's the bills people focus on. It's no wonder why debt ruins the lives of masses of people who struggle under its burden.

8 Things Guaranteed to Happen to You in the New Year

Deirdre Maloney | Posted 12.22.2014 | Healthy Living
Deirdre Maloney

Enjoy the awesome stuff and make the most of it. And when the not-so-awesome stuff comes your way... allow it to happen, do your best to stay calm, deal with it, and know that it's on its way out, too.

Confront With Care

Naphtali Hoff | Posted 12.15.2014 | Business
Naphtali Hoff

Few leaders can avoid confrontation. There are simply too many items and employees that require oversight and guidance. The likelihood is very high that every leader will need to address numerous areas of concern within her organization at various points.

5 Steps to Letting Go of the Past

Peter Field | Posted 12.12.2014 | Healthy Living
Peter Field

Your new year, and your new life await. There is no better time than now to draw a line under the past and move forward into a better, fresher and freer tomorrow. Follow these five steps and you will do just that.

Yoga Isn't Just Bliss

Yaoshiang Ho | Posted 12.01.2014 | Healthy Living
Yaoshiang Ho

Jason Crandell released this video last week, talking about his childhood interest in the human condition, his discovery of yoga (shocking spoiler: it was to get credits to graduate), and the office work element of being a yoga teacher.

How to Like Your Life More

Deirdre Maloney | Posted 01.24.2015 | Healthy Living
Deirdre Maloney

It's up to us to remember why it excited us, and to ask ourselves if it still does. It's up to us to ask ourselves how we can make it fun again, perhaps in a new way. And then it's up to us to do it.

It's Okay to Be Angry

Jennifer Twardowski | Posted 01.23.2015 | Healthy Living
Jennifer Twardowski

I'd talk myself out of my own feelings because they seemed so out of place to where everyone else was. So I'd simply go along with it and only express my frustrations vaguely to a few select people in fear that my irritation was somehow "wrong."

National Adoption Awareness Month: Hearing the Voices of Adoptees, Part II

Mirah Riben | Posted 01.19.2015 | Impact
Mirah Riben

Events like National Adoption Awareness Month are created and used by the mega adoption industry to promote adoption. Less recognized, however, is the reality that even the happiest of adoptions are a result of tragedy and loss.

Ever Feel Like Punching Everyone in the Face?

Maria Senise | Posted 01.14.2015 | Healthy Living
Maria Senise

ARRHGIHEIGUUGHHEIHGHEHEHHUUUUUGGGGHHHHH!!!!! Sorry... Had to get that out... RAAAAAAAAARRRRRRRRRR!!!!! Whoops... still not done... Ever feel like pu...

Our Children Need More Than Our Anger

Lyz Lenz | Posted 01.13.2015 | Parents
Lyz Lenz

Yes, rage has a place. I now have mace on my key chain and attached to the stroller. I hope I don't have to use it. But the mace isn't the point. The point is that I need to give my children and myself something better than rage.

Don't Just 'Get Over It'

Ravishly | Posted 01.10.2015 | Women
Ravishly

We often don't feel entitled to our own biological signals, which is on the list of things that piss me off. Because anger is a tool -- and we're being instructed to neglect it.

Troubled #hearts -- in 140 Characters

Wray Herbert | Posted 12.20.2014 | Science
Wray Herbert

Is it possible that aggregate Twitter patterns might also be revealing in some useful way? Could Twitter offer snapshots of communities as well as individuals? A team of scientists has been exploring this possibility.

Are You An Angry Person? How To Escape The Anger Prison

Posted 10.20.2014 | Dr. Phil

Do the smallest things set you off? Could a dish left in the sink leave you shrieking? Do you yell at the person in your local doughnut shop daily? Do...

4 Techniques to Deal With Difficult People

Judith Orloff MD | Posted 12.14.2014 | Healthy Living
Judith Orloff MD

None of us is perfect; most of us are doing the best we can. So keep searching for a part of someone that you can empathize with, even when it's a stretch. You may not always succeed, but keep trying.

I Now Pronounce You Happy

Deirdre Maloney | Posted 12.14.2014 | Healthy Living
Deirdre Maloney

The good news is that not every unexpected experience has been about escaping death. Instead, several have brought unexpected lessons for a happier life. Three recent lessons have proven themselves to be particularly happiness-building. I present them to you now..