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Before You Go on a Soul Search You Must Know...

Daniela Nikolova | Posted 11.16.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Daniela Nikolova

Before you go on a soul search you must know that soul searching is a process... You must be prepared to leave people behind in order to welcome oth...

Freedom Is Not What We Think It Is

Jassica Nia | Posted 10.13.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Jassica Nia

As most of us might have experienced, I grew up within the chains of culture, and grew up needing to conform to expectations of others and needing t...

Two Easy Ways to Feel Better Today

Justine Brooks Froelker | Posted 09.21.2015 | Healthy Living
Justine Brooks Froelker

Start your day with two things you learned very early in life, two things you don't need much skill to implement and two things I think can change everything for you.

A Year Without God Becomes Life After God

Ryan J. Bell | Posted 09.02.2015 | Religion
Ryan J. Bell

What happens when you conclude that there is, at best, no compelling reason to believe in God? In the midst of exploring arguments for and against the existence of God I very early on began asking a question which, in my case, is far more important: What do I do now?

Humble Beginnings, Real-Life Stories, Incredible Success

Dragos Bratasanu | Posted 06.30.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Dragos Bratasanu

Bon Jovi is today one of the bestselling musicians in history. During the last 30 years, the band sold over 100 million records and played for over ...

Why Touring Israel Independently Was the Best Decision of My Life

Joan Erakit | Posted 06.08.2015 | Travel
Joan Erakit

It's being alone on the open road surrounded by 7 other strangers. It's not showering for three days after hiking in the blazing hot sun. It's jumping into a taxi and realizing your Arabic is a complete joke and those fancy translation apps you downloaded at the German airport are useless.

Wherever You Are In Life, Value The Journey

Entrepreneur | Matt Mayberry | Posted 06.03.2015 | World

Even though we all are on different paths, one of the major causes of unhappiness in the world of entrepreneurs, business leaders and high achievers i...

Life Lesson: Embrace the Journey

Jess Ly | Posted 05.15.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Jess Ly

The paths in life are many, but depending on where you live (both figuratively and literally), you may have more specific destinations (goals). This f...

Finding Worldly Wisdom in Cautionary Cliches

Trana Pittam | Posted 06.27.2015 | Women
Trana Pittam

With each passing year, I become more aware that simple clichés -- the ones I never really paused to ponder before -- exist because of their timeless truth. And if you embrace and reflect on the words you once considered trite, you will be amazed at the guidance and hope they can offer.

Instant Achievement

Laura Berger | Posted 06.17.2015 | Travel
Laura Berger

We undulated the never-ending steep path while clumsily hurdling felled trees many feet in diameter and used limbs lain from bank to bank to cross rivers like a tightrope. Someone did occasionally end up in the drink.

Where Do I Belong?

Justine Brooks Froelker | Posted 04.19.2015 | Parents
Justine Brooks Froelker

It is now, as a 35-year-old woman without children, where I'm struggling, thankfully, for the first time in my life, with the sense of not belonging. I have learned there are two major things no one tells you when you begin the journey of IVF.

We Hold the Pieces to Our Puzzles

Justine Brooks Froelker | Posted 03.22.2015 | Healthy Living
Justine Brooks Froelker

But we must remember we hold the pieces ourselves, as we have the power for change and recovery. We have the power to complete our puzzle and therefore truly, and bravely, embrace and own all the pieces of us.

Trust You Will Tread or Float

Justine Brooks Froelker | Posted 03.18.2015 | Healthy Living
Justine Brooks Froelker

For the last 15 years I have had the honor of witnessing people journey through some of the most difficult times of their lives to emerge as happier, ...

Forever Changed, Never Fixed

Justine Brooks Froelker | Posted 02.22.2015 | Parents
Justine Brooks Froelker

Survivors of infertility know how quickly your joyful high can be crushed by the breath-stealing loss of heartbreak.

Can We Embrace the Complexity of Mental Health?

Justine Brooks Froelker | Posted 02.16.2015 | Healthy Living
Justine Brooks Froelker

As a survivor of mental illness I have been paralyzed by the depths of depression. The kind that hurts your whole body. The kind that leaves you exhausted in every way imaginable. The kind that destroys friendships. The kind that hurts your schooling or work.

The Dichotomy of Life

Justine Brooks Froelker | Posted 02.08.2015 | Parents
Justine Brooks Froelker

What I am figuring out is that this ever upward recovery I fight to live every day will always be filled with the dichotomy of life.

Are You Reacting Rather Than Responding to Your Life?

Justine Brooks Froelker | Posted 02.07.2015 | Healthy Living
Justine Brooks Froelker

For years I have talked with clients about choosing to not live their lives from a place of fear. Fear is often something we suffer through, push dow...

Lights Go on Part XXXVI -- Change

Thomas Bähler | Posted 01.31.2015 | Healthy Living
Thomas Bähler

It isn't always welcome.   Change Sometimes I wish it would skip my house  and put someone else through it's upheaval. But then, I realize that ...

A Letter to the 14-Year-Old Girl Trapped in the Darkness of a Body Cast

Justine Brooks Froelker | Posted 01.20.2015 | Healthy Living
Justine Brooks Froelker

Trust that you will thrive through this and that this isn't the end of your story; because, I promise, it is not even close. And try, to hold onto that light just a little, knowing and believing that someday it will flicker again.

The Paradox of Letting Go: 5 Things We Continuously Hold On To

Justine Brooks Froelker | Posted 01.12.2015 | Healthy Living
Justine Brooks Froelker

Letting go is an art we must grapple with, I think, throughout our entire lives if we are going to have any sense of peace, contentment and happiness. A practice really. A practice, that I will admit, I must continually put effort into, sometimes daily.

The Hard Work (and Art) of Forgiveness

Justine Brooks Froelker | Posted 01.04.2015 | Healthy Living
Justine Brooks Froelker

Forgiveness is a common theme in my office. Forgiveness of ourselves. And, forgiveness of our loved ones. Much like the art of letting go, forgiven...

Our Scarred Imperfections

Justine Brooks Froelker | Posted 12.21.2014 | Women
Justine Brooks Froelker

We will suffer losses, traumas and tragedies in this life. When we lose one dream we must pick up the pieces and redefine. To wallow in the lost only defines us. To stay stuck on the never to be's only keeps us stagnant in life. To make our scarred imperfections our entire story misplaces them completely.

Lokai: Balancing Life (#ArtofY)

Alex Schattner | Posted 10.26.2014 | Small Business
Alex Schattner

'You have to stay hopefully in the low times, and humble in the high times?' Those are the words on which Steven Izen, 23, founded Lokai in 2013. I sat down with Steven to learn about his personal journey, Lokai's beginnings, and the bracelet he hopes will inspire others.

Reflections of a Life Not Lived

Natalie Thomas | Posted 08.19.2014 | Healthy Living
Natalie Thomas

What is it in life that leads us to one decision over another? And why is it often the "wrong" one?

Going Through A Major Change? This Will Help You Embrace It

Posted 06.03.2014 | Healthy Living

The stress and strain of constantly being connected can sometimes take your life -- and your well-being -- off course. GPS For The Soul can help you f...