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How to Add Gratitude Into Your Daily Life

Chloe Wigan | Posted 02.02.2016 | Healthy Living
Chloe Wigan

Over the past decade I've been devoted to practicing gratitude and based on my experience I truly believe that adding gratitude into your daily life is so powerful. And on that note, here are eight tips to help you add more gratitude into your every day life:

Gratitude List

Mala Rambharose | Posted 02.01.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Mala Rambharose

Today I am grateful for the warmth of my blankets, the support of my pillow, the comfort of my clothing, the deliciousness of my food, the closeness o...

'I'm Going to Die Soon'

Doreen Guma, MA, FACHE, CPC, CLC | Posted 01.25.2016 | Healthy Living
Doreen Guma, MA, FACHE, CPC, CLC

"I'm going to die soon." Yesterday I spoke with a relative who said this to me. Not, thankfully, because she has any particular health reason for t...

In The 'Hour Late' (Ben Banks 1)

Jon Horford | Posted 01.21.2016 | Arts
Jon Horford

In The Hour Late A weekly blog intended to share and preserve the most valued life lessons from the minds of the most experienced among us. The "hou...

Is it Humanly Possible to Fully "Appreciate?"

Brett Murphy Hunt | Posted 01.18.2016 | Women
Brett Murphy Hunt

Yesterday, I found an old draft of a blog entry I never published. It contained a few phrases about my desire to consciously appreciate the fortunes of life. Love, prosperity, family, etc. I thought about this for a bit.

In The 'Hour Late' (Joe Webster 4)

Jon Horford | Posted 01.13.2016 | Arts
Jon Horford

A weekly blog intended to share and preserve the most valued life lessons from the minds of the most experienced among us. The "hour late" represents the later stages of life. I will be speaking with people in their 70's and older, to find out what they think is important and worth passing on to future generations.

Is Marriage Obsolete -- or Evolving?

Marcia Naomi Berger | Posted 01.13.2016 | Weddings
Marcia Naomi Berger

The old reasons for marrying, by and large, no longer apply. What looks like a current marriage crisis is the result of a widespread lack of understanding for how to create a satisfying 21st century marriage.

How a Blessing of Light Enriches Your Marriage

Anne Naylor | Posted 01.08.2016 | Weddings
Anne Naylor

Performing a wedding ceremony is a blessing for me. I love the weddings I officiate, and the couples I meet for them.

In the 'Hour Late' (Joe Webster 3)

Jon Horford | Posted 12.28.2015 | Arts
Jon Horford

We can choose to follow any path in life. What it really comes down to is deciding that the price we pay is worth the decisions made.

10 Mindful Resolutions for 2016

Gadadhara Pandit Dasa | Posted 12.28.2015 | Business
Gadadhara Pandit Dasa

Becoming more mindful is more than just practicing meditation. Meditation is, of course, a huge part of it because it helps us become more aware of others and ourselves.

A Letter to My Teacher

Erin Parker | Posted 12.15.2015 | Education
Erin Parker

Dear Teacher, There are so many things I wish I would have said to you while I occupied a desk in your classroom, once I graduated, or anytime really...

In the 'Hour Late' ( Joe Webster 2 )

Jon Horford | Posted 12.10.2015 | Arts
Jon Horford

Even after exceeding expectations for black people in the south by becoming wealthy landowners, Joe's family could not escape the harsh realities of the times.

Mirror Mirror on the Wall: Who's the Fairest of Them All? Aack!

Noelle Nelson | Posted 12.10.2015 | Healthy Living
Noelle Nelson

Be mindful of your thoughts. Be consistent with your new, more supportive way of thinking of yourself. Appreciate how beautifully your mind and body work together, and get ready for success!

Why Even the Bad Parts of Parenting Are Good

Reem Kassis | Posted 12.08.2015 | Parents
Reem Kassis

What breaks my heart is knowing how many times I've wished bath-time would come sooner. How many times I've been frustrated because my toddler was taking ages to fall asleep. Or how many nights I prayed my newborn would sleep for a longer stretch. I don't want to wish away these years.

5 Upsides of a Chronic Disease

Bill Brazell | Posted 12.07.2015 | Healthy Living
Bill Brazell

At my 25th college reunion, a classmate whom I hadn't met kindly asked me to talk about some of the positive things that had come out of inheriting a ...

In the 'Hour Late'

Jon Horford | Posted 11.30.2015 | Arts
Jon Horford

Joe Webster has lived an amazing life. He considers himself to have been very fortunate in terms of familial support and opportunities given. And it all stems from a brave decision his Great Grandmother made one hundred and fifty one years ago.

Appreciation: What It Feels Like and How to Practice It

Mala Rambharose | Posted 11.25.2015 | Healthy Living
Mala Rambharose

Here are five practices that can help us feel a deep sense of appreciation throughout the day on a regular basis:

Business Success With an Attitude of Gratitude

Alan Kohll | Posted 11.24.2015 | Business
Alan Kohll

There's one thing employers everywhere overlook, especially during the holiday season. That one thing is gratitude. Gratitude can help any workplace f...

7 Small Ways to Show Your Partner Appreciation

Dr. Nikki Martinez, Psy.D., LCPC | Posted 11.24.2015 | Divorce
Dr. Nikki Martinez, Psy.D., LCPC

Many times we take for granted that our partner knows that we love and appreciate them. We just assume that they can read our minds that the things that we do every day let them know that we care, and that we don't have to say the words because, "they just know."

How Being Thankful Can Make Their Day... and Yours

Naphtali Hoff | Posted 11.24.2015 | Healthy Living
Naphtali Hoff

The saying goes that, "every day is Mother's Day." The same holds true, I believe, to Thanksgiving. The more that we condition ourselves to express appreciation, the more that we will enhance the lives of those around us, as well as our own.

In The 'Hour Late'

Jon Horford | Posted 11.23.2015 | Arts
Jon Horford

As human beings, it is difficult for us to grasp the concept of time. It always feels like we will have tomorrow until it is too late. We put love off for future dates, fully confident that we can spend more hours together and be more loving later; blinding ourselves to the fact that life is unpredictable and mostly out of our control.

An End to Taking Others for Granted

Susie Wolbe | Posted 11.23.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Susie Wolbe

The holiday season is upon us. For the holidays, and for every day, let us all try a little bit harder to show gratitude to the people with whom we are blessed to have in our lives.

4 Steps to Spark Your Partner's Affection This Thanksgiving

Susan Winter | Posted 11.18.2015 | Women
Susan Winter

Thanksgiving is the perfect time to accelerate your partner's affection and passion. It's the holiday that reminds us to be thankful for all that we have, and to show appreciation for our bounty.

Thanksgiving Satisfies Hunger to Be Appreciated

Marcia Naomi Berger | Posted 11.18.2015 | Women
Marcia Naomi Berger

Relationships thrive when compliments flow. So why not extend the concept of Thanksgiving beyond when we've eaten our fill and cleared the plates? How about giving thanks to your partner, saying specifically what you appreciate about him or her--every single day?

In The 'Hour Late'

Jon Horford | Posted 11.17.2015 | Arts
Jon Horford

A weekly blog intended to share and preserve the most valued life lessons from the minds of the most experienced among us. The "hour late" represents the later stages of life. I will be speaking with people in their 70's and older, to find out what they think is important and worth passing on to future generations.