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How Believing in Myself Landed Me a Dream Job

Antonio L. Vereen | Posted 11.20.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Antonio L. Vereen

For many years, I didn't believe in myself. Sure, I talked the talk. Said the right things that I thought people wanted to hear. Made empty promise...

Finding My Religion

Alicia Armeli MSEd MSN RDN CHLC | Posted 11.18.2015 | Religion
Alicia Armeli MSEd MSN RDN CHLC

At 16, when I left the Jehovah's Witness religion, I made a scrapbook full of things I wanted to celebrate and do when I was an adult and had my own life. Cut and pasted magazine clippings for holiday parties and pink frosted birthday cakes were plastered on every page.

Your Lost Dream...

Daniela Nikolova | Posted 11.11.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Daniela Nikolova

In those moments when you have your arms wrapped around a dream that never happened and you are finding it hard to let go... In those moments exactl...

I See Hungry People

Dr. Cheryl Action Jackson | Posted 10.26.2015 | Impact
Dr. Cheryl Action Jackson

When I meet families who are hungry, I see an opportunity to not just feed their bodies, but to show them that someone cares and they will make it through the hard times, just as I did.

The Music of Tarot

Becky Millard | Posted 10.20.2015 | Fifty
Becky Millard

His face looks up from his shuffling only for a moment before he hands you the deck. He'll ask a simple favor that holds the answers you've been waiting for. The cards only show the same design, each back like the back of the one before it.

Say Yes

Mila Atmos | Posted 09.24.2015 | Healthy Living
Mila Atmos

We do not know what is around the corner, so we often cling to the negative feelings surrounding past events. It can be hard to let go, and often for good reason. I struggle all the time to release, and stay open. That evening I learned, even more so than my son, that when we trust that the universe conspires in our favor, good things happen

#Katrina10: How Trust Faith and Grace Got Us Out of New Orleans in the Knick of Time

Laura Aiisha | Posted 08.31.2015 | Impact
Laura Aiisha

I watched as the stories came in that covered the destruction, fatalities and the chaos that ensued. And my heart ached for all those who were missing, dead and displaced as a result of this storm and the busted levies. This experience had an impact on me I will never forget.

Jennifer Lawrence's Cher Impression Will Make You Believe In Life After Love

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 07.10.2015 | Entertainment

Everyone was already geeking out over Jennifer Lawrence meeting Bill Murray at Comic-Con, but on Thursday, the actress sang a litt...

Shawn Mendes Releases Music Vid For "Believe" (And It features Dove Cameron)!

Carly Steyer | Posted 06.30.2015 | Teen

Shawn Mendes has just released two music videos in three days and all we can say is: WOW. Following the release of a music video for his heartfelt ...

A Marriage Vow to Remember

Marshall Cannon | Posted 05.14.2015 | Weddings
Marshall Cannon

When I got married in 2012, my wife and I wrote our own vows. It is the vogue thing to do these days. What I soon learned is that the writing of one's vows can be intimidating and extremely personal.

The Law of Attraction Is a Crock

Jennie Mustafa-Julock | Posted 05.04.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Jennie Mustafa-Julock

The law of attraction is total bullshit. There. I said it. I know the self-help police are on their way now to fit me for a straightjacket and make su...

Say I Can't and I'll Prove You Wrong

Chelsea Berler | Posted 03.30.2015 | Healthy Living
Chelsea Berler

Living with a "can't" mindset can be debilitating and prevent us from reaching something truly great in our lives. But how do we shake it? How do we use the word "no" as fuel for our creativity and power for overcoming our obstacles? I'm going to tell you how I did it.

Same Problem, Different Year?

Michelle Bersell | Posted 03.09.2015 | Women
Michelle Bersell

The people who give up on change are the ones who end up either crotchety about New Year's resolutions (and life), over do some behavior (think eating, drinking, shopping, sex) to escape their reality to dull out their pain.

Take Your Own Good Advice and 9 Other Tips for Parenting in 2015

Steph Thompson | Posted 03.07.2015 | Parents
Steph Thompson

"Breathe, count to 10," Oscar told me on the afternoon recently when I was hyperventilating because guests were about to arrive for a holiday get-together and nothing was ready, including me. "You told me that, remember?"

A Christmas Miracle

Sarah Amento | Posted 02.28.2015 | Parents
Sarah Amento

The understanding that they can lose me is very real. Belief is the only thing they have. If they only dealt with "reality," or what they see, imagine how defeating this would be.

What to Do When You're at One of Life's Crossroads

Krysti Turznik | Posted 02.17.2015 | Healthy Living
Krysti Turznik

Sometimes you just need to know that you can do it. That you already have all the knowledge, tools, skills, and abilities to begin (and often achieve) your goals. Sometimes you just need someone beside you who will offer what you need rather than what you want.

Dear Daughter, Always Believe

Jenn Delekta | Posted 02.16.2015 | Parents
Jenn Delekta

My dear daughter, I know one day you will not believe in the man in the red suit, but for now you do and I choose to believe with you.

Believing in Santa

Cathy Cassani Adams | Posted 02.16.2015 | Parents
Cathy Cassani Adams

Receiving toys and opening presents is great, but it's fleeting and only a small piece of the big picture. Santa reminds us to reconnect to our childlike awareness so that we notice the love and magic in our everyday lives.

The Sweatpants That Saved Christmas

Stephanie Giese | Posted 02.08.2015 | Parents
Stephanie Giese

I still remember covering my mouth with my hands because I couldn't help the gasp that escaped my lips when I saw that he was really real.

Why I Don't Plan on Telling My Kid About Santa

Tina Donvito | Posted 02.02.2015 | Parents
Tina Donvito

If Santa is your family's cup of tea, go for it. It's just not mine. And I think Christmas is pretty magical without it.

Gratitude Is the Key to Opening Doors That Seem to Be Closed in Your Life

Lorna Byrne | Posted 01.25.2015 | Religion
Lorna Byrne

I love the idea of Thanksgiving -- a day to remind us to give thanks, and I wish it were celebrated right across the world. Our lives would be transformed if we got into the habit of giving thanks, not just on one day of the year, but every day.

Have a Little Faith

Phu Nguyen | Posted 01.13.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Phu Nguyen

What this world has become is something so undefinable and sometimes scary that I don't think anyone would make it without the belief in something bigger than themselves and people in general.

Do You Believe?

Lori Stevic-Rust, Ph.D. ABPP | Posted 01.10.2015 | Healthy Living
Lori Stevic-Rust, Ph.D. ABPP

If you take a deep breath, pause and inhale the moments of this holiday season, I am confident that you will hear music differently, see acts of kindness and generosity all around you, you will not only see the needs and sadness of others but you will feel compelled to act.

Lights Go on Part XXVI: Declare What You Want

Thomas Bähler | Posted 12.17.2014 | Healthy Living
Thomas Bähler

It is often a mystery to me as to why more people do not speak up for themselves and say what they want. I had the pleasure of interviewing Courtn...

Why President Obama Needs to Listen to American Muslims

Lorna Byrne | Posted 10.31.2014 | Religion
Lorna Byrne

I am told that if a small group of American Muslims drawn from both the Sunni and Shia strands of Islam, and from different ethnicities come together to discuss solutions they will come up with ideas that can lead to breakthroughs.