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5 Of Oprah's Biggest 'Aha' Moments From 2014

OWN | Posted 12.26.2014 | OWN

Oprah has conducted countless interviews over the last 12 months. Each has been revealing in its own right, but several have actually caused the media...

A Journey Toward Increasing Self Awareness and Gratitude

Martin Berusch | Posted 12.15.2014 | Healthy Living
Martin Berusch

I'm grateful that dog was there with me that day. I don't know if he was the catalyst or spark that led me to my higher self-awareness, or if he just happened to be there at the "right" time. All I know is that that that early morning at Juhu Beach was a momentous occasion for me.

How To Have Your Own 'Eat, Pray, Love' Journey -- Even If It Seems Impossible

OWN | Posted 12.15.2014 | OWN

After a devastating divorce left her broken and alone, Elizabeth Gilbert did what many people in difficult situations have dreamed of doing. She packe...

33 Inspiring Quotes on Living the Life You Want From Oprah, Deepak Chopra and More

Renee Lo Iacono | Posted 12.09.2014 | Healthy Living
Renee Lo Iacono

Here are 33 quotes to inspire us to rise up and step into the life we want from some of the most inspirational people of our time.

6 Lessons I Learned From Oprah's 'The Life You Want' Tour

Paige Smith | Posted 11.24.2014 | Healthy Living
Paige Smith

I left Oprah's "The Life You Want" tour feeling empowered and excited to author my own story. Here are a few of my takeaways and interpretations from the seminar. May you be as inspired as I was to begin living the life you've imagined for yourself.

Rediscovering My Power at 'Oprah's Life You Want Weekend'

Jenee Darden | Posted 11.21.2014 | Healthy Living
Jenee Darden

I realize that throughout life's challenges, my power has always been there. While I thought it was low, it was actually building up. Oprah's The Life You Want Weekend reenergized my spirit. I definitely left the arena feeling more empowered.

Remember This When Your Family Pushes Your Buttons This Holiday

OWN | Posted 11.22.2014 | OWN

They may get under our skin, but best-selling author Elizabeth Gilbert says there are some things that only family can teach us. "I had a great te...

The Word Women Use As A Weapon Against Themselves

OWN | Posted 11.13.2014 | OWN

It doesn't have four letters, nor is it considered offensive -- but best-selling author Elizabeth Gilbert says there's one word we should eliminate fr...

A View from Row 3 of Oprah's Life You Want Tour

Brooke Warner | Posted 11.12.2014 | Entertainment
Brooke Warner

For me the power of the weekend was the connection. This was about the Life You Really Want.

Daily Meditation: You're A Genius

The Huffington Post | Antonia Blumberg | Posted 11.11.2014 | Religion

We all need help maintaining our personal spiritual practice. We hope that these Daily Meditations, prayers and mindful awareness exercises can be par...

Elizabeth Gilbert Reveals Her Greatest Regret

OWN | Posted 10.31.2014 | OWN

Elizabeth Gilbert's 2006 memoir, Eat, Pray, Love, sparked a global conversation about what it means to find your calling and fulfill your life's purpo...

3 Signs You're Having A Soul Emergency

Posted 10.29.2014 | OWN

Are you having a spiritual meltdown without realizing it? The author of Eat, Pray, Love reveals the critical, overlooked red flags. By Elizabeth G...

The Two Hardest Lessons I Learned From Oprah This Weekend

Ling Abson | Posted 12.20.2014 | Healthy Living
Ling Abson

I have dreams. I want to fulfill my calling to help others. I want to make a difference in the lives of others. How could I figure all these out when after devoting myself to my family what is left is just tiredness, resentment and anger?

Elizabeth Gilbert's Powerful Trick For Overcoming Your Fears

OWN | Posted 10.15.2014 | OWN

Have you ever set a well-intentioned goal for yourself but, for some reason, you've been unable to reach it? In many of these cases, there is one cont...

Why Your Spouse And Your Soul Mate Can Be Two Different People

OWN | Posted 10.11.2014 | OWN

How many times have you heard people say they're looking for their "soul mate?" When she embarked on her now-famous Eat, Pray, Love journey, author El...

Elizabeth Gilbert: Not Every Woman Is Born To Be A Mother

OWN | Posted 10.10.2014 | OWN

When Elizabeth Gilbert was a young woman, she was following a path that she had watched her own mother and grandmother follow before her. The Eat, Pra...

4 Ways To Tell If The Voice In Your Head Is Worth Listening To

OWN | Posted 10.08.2014 | OWN

Every so often, an inner voice emerges from the depths and speaks to us with a force we can't help but hear. The voice is always persistent -- but is ...

The Truth You Need To Hear If You're Going To Follow Your Passion

OWN | Posted 10.09.2014 | OWN

When we hear stories about people who follow their passion and make their dreams come true, we often focus on the uplifting nature and beauty of the j...

Elizabeth Gilbert On How 'Eat, Pray, Love' Was A 'Permission Slip' For Women

OWN | Posted 10.03.2014 | OWN

Elizabeth Gilbert inspired a generation of women around the world with her bestselling memoir, Eat, Pray, Love. She was a woman who seemed to have it ...

The One Thing That Elizabeth Gilbert Says Is At The Root Of Every Problem

OWN | Posted 10.02.2014 | OWN

As the author of Eat, Pray, Love, Elizabeth Gilbert embarked on a spiritual and literal journey across Italy, India and Indonesia, in hopes of overcom...

An Open Letter to Oprah: Motherhood Is Not an Aside

Nicole Dash | Posted 11.23.2014 | Women
Nicole Dash

I love the idea of a new and better chance with each sunrise. I will not only embrace this philosophy in my own life, but will impart this wisdom to all four of my children --- creating a new legacy for their lives.

How Oprah Crystallized My Calling Without Even Knowing It

Erica Ford | Posted 11.19.2014 | Healthy Living
Erica Ford

The bottom line is that, for whatever reason, Oprah Winfrey asked me to read my writing on her stage. At a conference where her goal was to help us find our callings. Oprah did that for me. And she didn't even know she was doing it. She really is just that magical.

5 Things I Learned From Oprah's Life You Want Weekend, Part 1

Kristin Meekhof | Posted 11.16.2014 | Healthy Living
Kristin Meekhof

Oprah Winfrey is on tour with her own version of a rockstar band that includes influential people she calls trailblazers. These trailblazers are: D...

Elizabeth Gilbert's 'Really Weird' Advice About Following Your Passion

OWN | Posted 09.10.2014 | OWN

When Eat, Pray, Love author Elizabeth Gilbert embarked on her famous journey across Italy, India and Indonesia, she had been feeling lost. Her marriag...

The Anatomy of Big Success

Linda Ford | Posted 10.19.2014 | Healthy Living
Linda Ford

But if you are in pain -- if you are stuck in the trenches of a life that feels all wrong for you -- then know that your suffering could actually be the very ticket that will catapult you into a life you could only dream about.