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Yes, You Can! Lessons From A 91-Year-Old Drummer On An Oxygen Tank

Eli Davidson | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Eli Davidson

Why is Allee Willis's new video "Hey, Jerrie" one of the fastest growing videos on YouTube? Because it's what I call The Anthem of the "YES YOU CAN"...

Romancing On The Cheap

Karen Salmansohn | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Karen Salmansohn

It's all about being creative, and thinking about what makes your sweet-thing happy. Throughout time, showing appreciation and effort has always been a terrific aphrodisiac.

More Love Than the Law Allows

Jason Mannino | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Jason Mannino

This Valentine's day many are freely basking in the joy of being legally married while the fate of 18,000 gay and lesbian marriages in California lies...

5 Ways To Get Little Kids To Take "No" For An Answer

Gretchen Rubin | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Gretchen Rubin

Every Wednesday is Tip Day. This Wednesday: 5 tips for getting a little kid to take "no" for an answer. My three-year-old hates being told "No" and "...

Doodling And The Wandering Mind

Susan Smalley, Ph.D. | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Susan Smalley, Ph.D.

The other day at the end of a meeting, my colleague remarked how much I doodle - in the course of our conference call, I had 'defaced' a holiday card,...

Bodymind Wisdom: Let Your Heart Sing!

Ed and Deb Shapiro | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Ed and Deb Shapiro

Love is in the air, Happy Valentine's! Everywhere we see red hearts beaming from cards and boxes of chocolates. A red heart as the symbol of love is d...

Love: The Ultimate And Highest Goal

Alex Pattakos | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Alex Pattakos

With Valentine's Day just around the corner, this is probably as good a time as ever to discuss the relationship between "love" and the "search for me...

When The Shift Hits The Fan

Dr. Judith Rich | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Judith Rich

Shift Happens! Change, it turns out, is not a tidy process. Anyone who's ever been through a divorce or quit their job or perhaps more commonly no...

"Mommy, Are We Poor?"

Kari Henley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Kari Henley

The recession is impossible to escape these days, and many families are hugely impacted. How are your children reacting? Do you have stories of kids rising to the occasion?

Dealing With Valentine's Day Depression

Christine Hassler | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Christine Hassler

"Valentine's Day is around the corner and I'm already super depressed. I am single and have been valentine-less for four years now. I just want to cr...

5 Tips To Surviving Valentine's While Single

Sophie Keller | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Sophie Keller

Let this Valentine's Day be a day for you to think about what kind of relationship you do want, and serve to remind you of what qualities you are looking for in a partner.

How To Expand During The Current Contraction: Complete Your To-Do List

Russell Bishop | Posted 03.17.2015 | Healthy Living
Russell Bishop

Last week, we examined a way to expand during the current economic contraction. The tip had to do with taking stock of all the "stuff" you have at ho...

TED: Are You In Or Are You Out?

Susan Smalley, Ph.D. | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Susan Smalley, Ph.D.

I spent Wednesday at the TED conference in Long Beach listening to inspiring, creative talks about 'doing' good in the world. The theme of most of th...

Happiness Project: Consider Switching Doctors

Gretchen Rubin | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Gretchen Rubin

I'm working on my Happiness Project, and you could have one, too! Everyone's project will look different, but it's the rare person who can't benefit. ...

Cops Find Comfort In Verse

John Lundberg | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
John Lundberg

The Arts and Equity Initiative, a non-profit program which pairs city workers with artists, recently decided that the Portland, Maine Police Departmen...

Save The Girls, Save The Economy

Julia Moulden | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Julia Moulden

The video begins with a provocative statement. "The world is a mess." And asks the viewer to agree or disagree. How would you respond? (Watch video....

Yoga For Rod Blagojevich (VIDEO)

Tara Stiles | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Tara Stiles

There is a term in used in yoga teachings, originating from Buddhism, called Monkey Mind. When a person jumps from thought to thought like a monkey j...

3 Roadblocks To Success And How To Get Around Them

Anne Naylor | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Anne Naylor

"People are always blaming their circumstances for what they are. I don't believe in circumstances. The people who get on in this world are the people...

The Map Out Of Doomsville

Karen Salmansohn | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Karen Salmansohn

Losing a job isn't fun. But instead of wallowing in Doomsville, you must see it as a new road of opportunity, leading you to that career you've always...

Funky to Fabulous: Are You Bush Whacking Yourself?

Eli Davidson | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Eli Davidson

Imagine a leader who jet-sets around the globe but blithely ignores the needs of his nation. He forgets to see that his people have good food to eat a...

Choosing Optimism When Pessimism Would Be Easier

Jason Mannino | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Jason Mannino

With the election of Barack Obama to the presidency, there has been a lot of talk about "change" and optimism. Some even think we have been hearing ab...

Bodymind And Cheney's Back: What His Injury Is Trying To Tell Him

Ed and Deb Shapiro | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Ed and Deb Shapiro

Poor Dick Cheney. It can't be easy being the most unpopular VP ever. Even Ex-Pres Bush seemed to snub him in the end when he didn't pardon Libby. The ...

Citizen Confidence -- are Americans Having "Honeymoon Blues?"

Kari Henley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Kari Henley

It took a lot after Bush to get our hopes up and get hitched in the first place. I am not sure this newlywed bliss is ready for the partisan beating, delays and the frustrations.

Nadya Suleman, Octuplets' Mom: Is Her Quest For Kids A Compulsion?

Mona Ackerman | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Mona Ackerman

Q: I can't stop thinking about the woman who now has fourteen children. In fact, you could say that I am obsessed about the woman who is obsessed. I j...

Awakening America's Heart: Are You Going To Finish Strong?

Dr. Cara Barker | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Cara Barker

So much for well-laid plans! The response from last week's article, (see archives: "Choosing Hope over Fear"), was so compelling, that I've decided t...