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What Having A Bad Day In New York City Is Like

Sonya Matejko | Posted 09.24.2016 | Women
Sonya Matejko

With the skyline in front of me, I remembered: I live here. And I can't just exist here. I need to thrive here. So I'm going to keep messing up until I find the right solution and I'm going to keep creating disasters until someone calls it talent.

How To Have A Bad Day: 8 Foolproof (Avoidable) Methods

Caroline Beaton | Posted 06.30.2016 | Healthy Living
Caroline Beaton

If you want to have a bad day too, here are some psychology-backed ways to make it happen all by yourself -- no catastrophe needed:

Are You Having One of Those Days? Let's Turn It Around!

Mirissa D. Price | Posted 04.26.2016 | Healthy Living
Mirissa D. Price

Do you ever have one of those days? Mondays. 12 hour work days. High-heel breaking an...

Untold Stories of Mothering Include Sometimes Having Wine at Lunch

Megan Roggendorff | Posted 03.24.2017 | Parents
Megan Roggendorff

That morning started out like all other mornings; I woke up, for better or worse, on my own side of the bed, 5-year-old feet wedged uncompromisingly in the small of my back and 2-year-old full body scrambling to climb onto my head, her diaper reeking of stale pee.

You're Probably Not Your Best

Mitch Rosenzweig | Posted 03.23.2017 | GPS for the Soul
Mitch Rosenzweig

We must accept our current best, even if it is not our idealized best. We should continue to try and be our best but realize that it's okay if we don't achieve it... yet.

One of Those Days...

Mitch Rosenzweig | Posted 03.10.2017 | GPS for the Soul
Mitch Rosenzweig

Sore and stiff, I wake up to the usual urgent need. No sooner do I get up then I slam my toe into the bathroom doorframe. As I hop to the toilet, the ...

Bad Day? Let Go Of It Before Bed With This Guide

The Huffington Post | Lindsay Holmes | Posted 03.07.2016 | Healthy Living

Feeling stressed? You're not alone. We all have a center of wisdom and balance within us, but sometimes life takes over and we can feel all over the p...

When I'm Having A Bad Day I Come Back To This

Tom Ayling | Posted 12.16.2016 | Healthy Living
Tom Ayling

Since I've had many crappy days and many more happy days, it's easy to see a trend on how I best came back after a crappy one. Here's what I came up with:

An Open Letter To Anyone Having A Bad Week

Clara Wagner | Posted 11.12.2016 | Women
Clara Wagner

I'm sorry. I have no idea why your week is bad, or how bad it actually is. But I want you to know that your grumpy, stressed out, short-tempered self is just as awesome as your cheerful self. Please do not shun your suffering.

Having a Bad Day? Shift Into Soul Power! Here's How...

Sue Frederick | Posted 11.03.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Sue Frederick

Whenever you're afraid, shut down or angry, it's time to realign with your highest self and tap into the boundless power of your soul. Your ego has li...

Motherhood on the Rocks

Shari Medini | Posted 06.08.2015 | Parents
Shari Medini

I put the toddler down, went into the bathroom, put toothpaste on my toothbrush and heard something dump all the way down the stairs. Within five minutes, my good day had turned bad.

What I Do When I'm Having One of Those Days

Kathy Radigan | Posted 05.02.2015 | Parents
Kathy Radigan

I know in my heart that the best days I had before I knew the four most important people in my life can't even hold a candle to my worst day being a wife and mom.

How to Recover From a Bad Day

Dr. Melissa McCreery | Posted 04.01.2015 | Healthy Living
Dr. Melissa McCreery

We all have bad days. No matter how many yoga classes you attend, how smoothly your life runs, or how strong your willpower. The secret to thriving is learning how to move forward in spite of bad days, instead of aiming to never have one (the curse of a perfectionist).

21 Cats Having A Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day

The Huffington Post | Andy McDonald | Posted 12.29.2014 | Comedy

Your greatest gift this Christmas? You're not these cats. So maybe you didn't exactly what you asked for for Christmas. Hey, things could be much w...

7 Easy Ways To Make Someone's Bad Day Instantly Better

The Hufffington Post | Lindsay Holmes | Posted 06.13.2014 | Healthy Living

We all have those days. You know the ones: You spill your coffee, you lose a work file, you just barely miss your train. And just when you think, "Can...

Crappy Diem!

Tara Kennedy-Kline | Posted 07.01.2014 | Parents
Tara Kennedy-Kline

all my friends and Facebook feeds are telling me to "Look for the bright side!" "Choose Joy" and "Find your Happy Place!" but here's the deal: I don't WANT to be happy right now. In fact, I'd rather be crabby.

How To Reboot A Bad Day In 10 Minutes Or Less

Posted 03.13.2014 | Healthy Living

We’ve all been there. Your boss schedules an emergency meeting on top of an already jam-packed day. A client calls with a last-minute project. And y...

8 Petty Annoyances That Can Ruin A Day

The Huffington Post | Ann Brenoff | Posted 01.24.2014 | Fifty

Due to a brush fire and closure of a major roadway, my normal 45-minute commute home from work took several hours one day recently. I sat in gridlocke...

46 Things You Need To Hear If You're Having A Bad Day | Posted 01.23.2014 | Good News

I'm bookmarking this video so I can hear this message again (and again) when I really need it....

Justin Bieber Had A Really 'Bad Day'

Posted 11.04.2013 | Entertainment

First there was Daniel Powter, now it's Justin Bieber. Seven years after Powter debuted his "Bad Day," which went on to become the farewell song for e...

Bad Day? 10 Things To Take Your Mind Off It (PHOTOS)

Posted 07.09.2013 | Healthy Living

We all have those days. The day is absolutely awful. Today sucks. Nothing is going your way. Maybe something objectionably catastrophic has happened, ...

The Metamorphosis in Miami: On Motherhood and "the Mati"

Eleni Gage | Posted 08.12.2013 | Parents
Eleni Gage

These days, it seems nothing in my day is within my control. My toddler is in charge. And she's like a force of nature or an act of God, like a tsunami toying with the shore of a tropical paradise.

Today's Face

Tom Falco | Posted 06.25.2013 | New York
Tom Falco

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How to Deal With a Crappy Week

Sanah Imran | Posted 02.05.2013 | Teen
Sanah Imran

I mean, it just gets comical eventually. After a certain point, it seems like you're starring in a remake of "Just My Luck," except Chris Pine isn't your boyfriend.

How to Get Fired and Keep Your Dignity... and Maintain Your Self-Esteem

Pat Gallagher | Posted 12.16.2012 | Fifty
Pat Gallagher

I've found out over the years that if you have a disagreement with your boss -- no matter where you work -- the person with the most power wins. Always.