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How to Save Your Marriage from Parenthood

Greater Good Science Center | Posted 07.25.2016 | Parents
Greater Good Science Center

By Amie M. Gordon I became a parent a year and a half ago, and my life changed forever. When I was pregnant, lots of parents gave me advice (Enjoy ...

4 Struggles Every Mom Can Relate To

Gabrielle Pfeiffer | Posted 07.25.2016 | Parents
Gabrielle Pfeiffer

I hear that this is even worse for stay at home moms, and I believe it. I work outside of the house, but I am fairly anti-social, which doesn't help the loneliness at all. I feel very blessed to have my son by my side every evening, but sometimes I would kill for a long, meaningful conversation with another adult.

Mindful Workplace Culture? Let's Talk R&R

Women’s iLab | Posted 07.14.2016 | Business
Women’s iLab

During my early childhood, adolescent, and younger adult years, I remember these cherished and vivid memories of my mother sitting-cheerfully and pleasantly-at either the kitchen or dining room table with a pen and note card in hand, writing vivaciously to friends, family, colleagues, and neighbors- detailed and thoughtful notes embodying an unwavering and bountiful sense of love, gratitude and appreciation.

Dear Moms, It's Not Always Your Fault

Gabrielle Pfeiffer | Posted 07.11.2016 | Parents
Gabrielle Pfeiffer

In some way or another, we are all a product of our raising. Everything from our childhood, and ways our parents did or didn't participate has resulted in who we are today.

Two Amazing Life-Changing Tips From Alzheimer's Patients

Noelle Nelson | Posted 06.28.2016 | Healthy Living
Noelle Nelson

They taught me to appreciate the marvel that is every bit of our world i, ourselves included, and enjoy the astonishing, eye-popping, ever-engaging wonder of it all.

Renew Your Attitude With An Amplitude Of Gratitude: Champion and Cultivate The Ultimate Lifestyle Of Health And Happiness.

Marina Rose, QDNA | Posted 06.24.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Marina Rose, QDNA

Some of the essential indispensable ingredients of manifesting the ultimate lifestyle of health and happiness are having an organic aptitude for gratitude, appreciation, pleasure, joy and working towards our dreams, our goals.

How To Break Out Of A Miserable Life

Linda Ford | Posted 06.23.2016 | Healthy Living
Linda Ford

Breaking the habit of your self requires a heavy dose of appreciation. These four steps will help you to get into an endless loop of appreciation. And when that happens, watch your life begin to discover a new path and direction. Doors will begin to open for you , doors you never even knew were there.

Re-Uniting with the Trauma Surgeon Who Saved My Life -- Twice

Ron Gold | Posted 06.14.2016 | New York
Ron Gold

It has been more than 3 years since I've seen the trauma surgeon who saved my life -- not once, but twice. In the first few months following the bicyc...

Life Is Short, Live With Urgency

William Lees | Posted 06.08.2016 | Healthy Living
William Lees

Stop procrastinating, stop being negative, stop being pessimistic. Start doing, start enjoying, and start living with urgency.

5 Critical Reasons You Struggle To Feel Loved, Appreciated and Respected In Life and Work

Kathy Caprino | Posted 06.07.2016 | Women
Kathy Caprino

It's wonderful to experience deeply the love and appreciation from others, and to receive and hear messages that people reserve only for special occasions like birthdays. But I've found too that sometimes, soaking in these loving messages -- really taking them in, down to my toes -- can be challenging for me, and many others have shared that they have this challenge too.

Making Each Day Your BEST DAY EVER

Susie Wolbe | Posted 06.06.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Susie Wolbe

It's the little things that count. Taking the time for a smile, an offer to share possessions, and a trading of life stories.

Letting Magic Happen

Mala Rambharose | Posted 06.03.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Mala Rambharose

Scenario 1 You loan a friend $50 when they are having a tough week. They tell you they will be receiving a cheque in the mail next month. A month ...

Today, We Can Appreciate a Beautiful Sunset

Craig E. Sherman | Posted 05.27.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Craig E. Sherman

Let's not rely so heavily on the earth-shattering events to awaken us from the mechanical slumber that can sometimes pervasively control our lives. Let's all remember to live in this moment and celebrate life because while my father is right that we are all dying, at least for today, we are all living too.

To Everyone Who Has Ever Wanted to Thank a Nurse

Amanda Krantz | Posted 05.12.2016 | Impact
Amanda Krantz

Nurses are burned out and need our appreciation! In honor of National Nurses Week, we made this short video love-letter to nurses featuring the photos of care staff at partnering organizations.

Lessons From My Mum

Emma Fletcher | Posted 05.06.2016 | Women
Emma Fletcher

My mum sent me this photo the other day. That's her on the left. Sixteen and barefoot on the beach, no husband or kids on the horizon just yet. Dreaming of travel abroad, maybe art school in Paris or studying the Italian Masters in Rome. Young, happy and carefree. A bright shining girl.

Three Ways to Make a Teacher Feel Appreciated

Greater Good Science Center | Posted 05.04.2016 | Education
Greater Good Science Center

By Jeremy Adam Smith It's Teacher Appreciation Week! That must be awesome for teachers, right? To find out, I asked some of them. "Some years I g...

National Teacher Day: Why We Thank Our Educators -- Today, and Hopefully Every Day

Kermit S. Randa | Posted 05.02.2016 | Education
Kermit S. Randa

Tuesday we celebrate National Teacher Appreciation Day, an annual occasion to pause from the hectic pace of our lives to say "thank you" to our teachers.

Is Your Congregation a Clergy Killer? How Churchgoers Matter to Mental Health of Pastors

David Briggs | Posted 04.29.2016 | Religion
David Briggs

Clergy who serve flocks that support them in their times of need and let their pastors know how much they mean to them are much more likely to be satisfied in their ministry and have a higher quality of life, according to a new study.

Life: Are We There Yet?

Michael Thomas Sunnarborg | Posted 04.28.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Michael Thomas Sunnarborg

And by keeping that mindset and applying it to my life, I have learned how to maintain an appreciation of the journey, not just the destination.

5 Ways to Get Your Kids to Be Thankful

Patricia Ribeiro Wolfson | Posted 04.20.2016 | Parents
Patricia Ribeiro Wolfson

Wouldn't it be nice if your kids realized how lucky they are? How amazing their life is? What if they began to express their appreciation for everything you do? How would you like them to thank you for the delicious dinner you made for them?

Meet the new 60+ers - The Amazings

Noelle Nelson | Posted 04.19.2016 | Fifty
Noelle Nelson

I have a new name for those of us 60 and older: the Amazings. We are busting preconceptions, forcing by our very numbers, the world to look at us di...

Appreciating Life's Blessings

Susie Wolbe | Posted 04.11.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Susie Wolbe

Some might think these pleasantries would be taken for granted; but I feel very different about the good things that come my way, even if those blessings accompany an illness or ache.

Stop Trying to Get Your Sexy Back

Toni Williams | Posted 04.04.2016 | Women
Toni Williams

We could blame this post on authors like Terry McMillan and Vicki Iovine, who's writings have coached women through the times that have felt like the ...

Live Your Best Life With These 11 Techniques That Coaches Use

Tom Casano | Posted 03.29.2016 | Healthy Living
Tom Casano

With all of these options before you, it becomes impossible to believe that there is no way out of a bad situation. Life can always get better.

Your Heart Got Hijacked? Take It Back

Noelle Nelson | Posted 03.24.2016 | Healthy Living
Noelle Nelson

Yes, it takes some effort, and I agree, the pity-party can be oh-so-satisfying. But in the long run, learning to appreciate, release and let go as soon as you can, will benefit both your physical and emotional heart.