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Could We Solve The World's Biggest Problems With Emotions?

Camilla Tuominen | Posted 07.29.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Camilla Tuominen

Think what would happen if we all decided to do our next action so that it would create positive ripple effect instead of negative?

5 Lessons From a Recovering Perfectionist

Dr. Christi Hegstad | Posted 04.13.2016 | Healthy Living
Dr. Christi Hegstad

But as a recovering perfectionist, I no longer see the value in spending hours, days, or years trying to get everything just right, all the time. Here are five tips that have helped me reach this point of liberation:

Self Love Rising #lovesaveslives

Kajal Pandey | Posted 04.06.2016 | Impact
Kajal Pandey

The one thing we can't learn is Love. We can only truly feel Love. This powerful energy transcends every limit, challenge, suffering and hateful act...

That Time They Said I Wasn't Bullied

Jenny G. Perry | Posted 03.31.2016 | Women
Jenny G. Perry

It's not about having a sense of humor. I love silly and sarcastic stuff. Mean humor is not my thing, but especially when directly towards people with the intent to hurt.

Your 30-Day Plan for Meaningful Work

Dr. Christi Hegstad | Posted 03.30.2016 | Healthy Living
Dr. Christi Hegstad

You likely invest a good portion of your days -- and therefore your life -- at work. When you consciously use that time to express your purpose, make a difference, and help yourself and others grow, your experience changes dramatically.

Jam Out with Your Leg of Lamb Out: How to Have a Liberated Indie Rock Holiday

Jenn Sutkowski | Posted 12.22.2015 | Comedy
Jenn Sutkowski

Don't get caught up in the holiday BS. Live your life like a son of a gun. I know I will. We can take tips from our favorite indie rockers this holiday season. Here are some of my favorites to get you wielding your weirdo power in no time.

Visual Blog: What Did You Put Forward Today?

Camilla Tuominen | Posted 11.30.2015 | Healthy Living
Camilla Tuominen

Instead of pointing your finger on others and complaining what they are doing wrong, turn your finger towards yourself and ask: What am I doing to ot...

Let's Get to the Heart of It

Monique Minahan | Posted 11.18.2015 | Religion
Monique Minahan

I call it heart work, this hard work of choosing the uncomfortable path of heart-opening. Loving bigger is a practice, not a prescription. It does not require us to be the same, but it does invite us to be unified. It does not require us to believe in god, but it does invite us to believe in humanity.

What Kind of World Do We Want to Live In? Let's Let the Future Know

Jenn Sutkowski | Posted 11.16.2015 | Good News
Jenn Sutkowski

Photo caption: Just a little meditation for Paris. Like my drawing, my words are flawed, but putting our hearts in the right place has to count for so...

Be the Change You Wish to See in the World

Lynn LaPlante Allaway | Posted 08.18.2015 | Parents
Lynn LaPlante Allaway

Wow, that was a surprising response that I got from my last blog post about marching in the 4th of July parade with Moms Demand Action. It sure was wr...

Finding Joy Through Random Acts of Kindness

Leigh M. Clark | Posted 06.17.2016 | Good News
Leigh M. Clark

In this lifetime, I spent a long time looking for joy. I found that for me, choosing a good attitude and trying to affect positivity for those that I'm able to interact with is where I have joy. This is the joy that's available for free...it's love for other people.

Christians Suck at Grieving

Zach Hunter | Posted 06.09.2015 | Religion
Zach Hunter

Christians. There are some things we're good at. These things are ideas that most Christians agree on, at least in theory, and get right at least some of the time. For example, caring about those in need, working hard, and treating others as you want to be treated.

3 Tips to Develop a Growth Mindset (Even When It's -15)

Mark W. Guay | Posted 04.19.2015 | Business
Mark W. Guay

Here are three tips to develop a growth mindset no matter how far you venture in your goals.

Are You Just Taking Up Space? Five Steps to a Legacy-Life that Makes an Impact Now

Denise Banks-Grasedyck | Posted 02.08.2015 | Impact
Denise Banks-Grasedyck

It is natural and empowering to claim your space in the world, but if you are ready to do more and live a legacy-worthy life of impact, here are five steps that you can take today:

There Is Tremendous Power in a Well-Told Story

Kait Hanson | Posted 02.02.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Kait Hanson

Inspiration. Hope. Change. For as much as many times as social media seems to dominate our lives, sometimes remarkably inspiring things transpire via...

Saving Your Sanity While Saving the World

Rachel Avalon | Posted 12.27.2014 | Healthy Living
Rachel Avalon

Let's keep saving and loving the world while we give ourselves the same gift. Let's strive to infuse joy into every detail possible. At times we'll feel like the world is just too crazy and we'll wonder if we can keep our sanity intact, but we can still rally and transform everything from the inside out.

National Service Now

John Bridgeland | Posted 11.12.2014 | Impact
John Bridgeland

President Obama should feature national service in his 2015 State of the Union Address, requesting in his final two budgets sufficient funding to put AmeriCorps back on the trajectory a bipartisan Congress authorized.

We're Still Getting This Body Love Thing All Wrong

Amanda Trusty | Posted 11.05.2014 | Women
Amanda Trusty

Body love is driving to work in the morning and not judging the different-sized women that run past us on the sidewalk. It's going shopping and not eyeing up the woman next to us trying on clothes that we decide are too tight on her.

This Denim Jacket Is TERRIBLE ... And It Could Be Yours!

HuffPost Live | John Stephens | Posted 07.17.2013 | HuffPost Live 321

In 2012 a record number of Americans applied to serve their country, but 500,000 applicants to AmeriCorps were turned away because funding for the Ser...

A Picture Worth a Thousand Words

Dina Khayal | Posted 07.08.2013 | Green
Dina Khayal

The Koala pictured in this image wandered back to his home in New South Wales, Australia last week only to find nothing, except log chippings from the remaining's of the logging operations.

Perspective Can Change Your Reality

Priscilla Carolyn | Posted 06.16.2013 | Green
Priscilla Carolyn

If one man's trash can be another man's gold, why give away your gold? I see so many gardeners spend tons of money on soil and fertilizer while they toss their food scraps in the garbage. If only they knew they were throwing out the very ingredients to make rich soil and amazing fertilizer!

Towson Students Rally Against White Student Union

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 04.03.2013 | College

A week after a student group calling itself the White Student Union announced plans to begin nighttime patrols of Towson University campus in Maryland...

Change Your Life

SidneyAnne Stone | Posted 05.25.2013 | Healthy Living
SidneyAnne Stone

Life is too short to spend your time being unhappy and adding to a long list of regrets. Put fear aside, really evaluate what you want out of life and how best to get it, and then go for it! You only get one go around, so why are you still at the starting gate?

One Billion Raped, One Billion Rising

Kiri Westby | Posted 04.06.2013 | World
Kiri Westby

This V-DAY, February 14th, ONE BILLION OF US will rise up in towns and cities around the world. People like you and me, coming together to show their support for a different kind of world.

2013: Ground Zero for Fracking

Wade Norris | Posted 03.05.2013 | Denver
Wade Norris

This November, against all odds, the town of Longmont, Colorado, passed the first Fracking ban in CO. In support of the citizens of Longmont and to inform and encourage other communities in Colorado, Be the Change held a rally and performance event.