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Getting Grounded

Maria Rodale | Posted 03.10.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Maria Rodale

I was fine until I got sick. Isn't that always how it goes? It was nothing serious, mind you... just that plague-y cough and flu thing that's going a...

The Remarkable Thing That Happened At the Old Quaker Meeting House

Diana Butler Bass | Posted 10.13.2015 | Religion
Diana Butler Bass

The building was both empty and full at the same time, inviting all seekers to come and sit and listen. Surely, if God spoke, God spoke within these walls.

Religion Scholar Says Spiritual Revolution Begins In Nature

Religion News Service | Antonia Blumberg | Posted 10.10.2015 | Religion

(RNS) Four mornings a week, in the tranquil, blushing hours of morning, Diana Butler Bass drives to a familiar walking trail along the Potomac River a...

'Sharknado' Star Bases His Career Decisions On 1 Important Factor

OWN | Lisa Capretto | Posted 07.30.2015 | OWN

"Sharknado" star Ian Ziering has had a lengthy career in Hollywood. Before he got involved with the murderous-shark-cyclone franchise, the 51-year-old...

First Nighter: Anne Hathaway in "Grounded," Irish Troubles in "The Belle of Belfast," Red Bull Theater's "'Tis Pity She's a Whore"

David Finkle | Posted 06.26.2015 | Arts
David Finkle

Synchronicity can be a scary, shocking and ominously timely thing. Only days after Barack Obama apologizes for a drone killing hostages held by al Qaeda in Pakistan, George Brant's Grounded opens.

A Tip for Staying Grounded From Meditation Teacher Sharon Salzberg

Jennifer Howd | Posted 06.16.2015 | Healthy Living
Jennifer Howd

Sharon mentioned the importance of grounding ourselves in situations when we're feeling off balance (especially important for those of us who are highly sensitive). And then she said something that I didn't quite understand at the time, but it felt significant, so I wrote it down...

The 6 Roots of a Grounded Leader

Bob Rosen | Posted 11.26.2014 | Business
Bob Rosen

Only grounded leaders are truly up to the task of meeting today's wide-ranging challenges. They inspire people to do good work, not just work hard. Most importantly, they possess the invaluable ability to unite people around visions both grand and sustainable.

Success and Still Enjoying Your 'Happy Place'

Tiffani Bova | Posted 09.13.2014 | Healthy Living
Tiffani Bova

No matter what I was able to accomplish professionally, my "Happy Place" in Hawaii has remained the same. The core of who I was as a child and teenager and who I am as an adult hasn't drifted so far apart that I don't recognize myself any longer.

Why Punishment Doesn't Work

Tai Goodwin | Posted 04.20.2014 | Parents
Tai Goodwin

My parenting has never been about "punishment" for doing something wrong. I focus on helping her see that she can always make a better choice and that she has more power than she realizes.

Parking on Solid Ground

Naphtali Hoff | Posted 03.16.2014 | Healthy Living
Naphtali Hoff

As I was pondering this reality shift -- what appeared to be good and functional yesterday looked quite silly and inept today -- I was struck by the lesson that it offers. Life emerges from a certain context.

Clouds Ground Me

Betty Londergan | Posted 10.06.2012 | Healthy Living
Betty Londergan

Ever since I was a little kid, nothing made me feel better than lying on my back and looking up at the clouds. Wherever I am, as long as I can look up (or down) and see clouds, I feel kind of exhilarated.

No FAA Bill? No-Fly List.

Chris Weigant | Posted 10.03.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Congress has chosen its priorities -- a month of paid vacation is more important to them than doing the work they have been hired to do. This is unacceptable.

BLOG WATCH> Better Off Dead On DailyServing

dailyserving.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

Leslie Hewitt's Grounded is a staircase that goes nowhere. I saw it at the California African American Museum last winter in After 1968: Contemporary ...