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What The NICU Taught Me About Fatherhood

Jon Helmkamp | Posted 03.19.2015 | Parents
Jon Helmkamp

While I sat in that room, helplessly waiting for both my wife and my daughter to heal, I learned a lot.

Your Path to Purpose

Kellyann Petrucci | Posted 03.19.2015 | Healthy Living
Kellyann Petrucci

Your purpose in life is bigger than any single goal -- it's your reason for being on the planet. You may have more than one purpose, and your purpose may evolve over time, but it's basically your reason for existence. So it's worth discovering.

All Great Brands Start With a Stellar Name: How to Create Yours and Conquer the World

Lee Traupel | Posted 03.18.2015 | Business
Lee Traupel

Every business struggles with naming their company and for good reason. For most of you, it's a process that's unfamiliar, necessitating skills that are at times one off, with not a lot of clear guidelines for finding your way home.

Why I Don't Listen To My Inner Mean Girl And Why You Shouldn't, Either

Nayvary Angila | Posted 03.18.2015 | Women
Nayvary Angila

I used to be afraid of her and the damage that she could cause. She paralyzed me to the point that I would give up and back away from realizing my dreams.

The Click

Anthie Zoumboulias | Posted 03.18.2015 | Impact
Anthie Zoumboulias

When you are stuck with the wrong people in your life, you walk with a brewing and gloomy cloud over your head. Their problems become your problems; their negative outlook on everything brings unnecessary negativity in to your life,

9 Reasons Silicon Valley Should Move to Chicago

Janet Tavakoli | Posted 03.18.2015 | Technology
Janet Tavakoli

Are you tired of living in Silicon Valley's tech bubble? Do you want to be part of a growing startup-friendly tech hub? Come to Chicago! Here are nine more reasons to make the move.

This 124-Year-Old Patent Reveals The Right Way To Use Toilet Paper

The Huffington Post | Jenny Che | Posted 03.19.2015 | Business

The eternal debate over bathroom conventions seems to have actually been answered more than a century ago. Toilet paper should be "over," not "under."

9 Steps to Creating Good Habits

Cliff Hsia | Posted 03.17.2015 | Healthy Living
Cliff Hsia

When you create good habits, you'll feel stronger, healthier, happier, and more capable of taking on even bigger challenges. With each step on your road to a better lifestyle, you'll gain more confidence, increase your momentum, and continue moving forward.

LA Fashion Week Sizzles

Philip David Morton | Posted 03.26.2015 | Style
Philip David Morton

Fashion Week in Los Angeles had an explosive start with Art Hearts Fashion bringing 30 of the most anticipated designers of the season under the same roof for the first time.

5 Vitamins Packed With Age-Fighting Power

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 03.16.2015 | Fifty

If you're looking for the fountain of youth, stop walking down fancy department store beauty aisles and start taking a look at your diet. While topica...

5 Mental Hurdles We Need To Overcome

Melanie Young | Posted 03.15.2015 | Healthy Living
Melanie Young

The reason many us don't move forward is not because of roadblocks that stand in your way. Often it is the emotional barriers we create. Here are five mental hurdles you may have and how to scale them to make your leap:

Meet LuxePineapple: The "Un-Subscription" Beauty Box Service That's Breaking All The Rules

Leslie Chatman | Posted 03.13.2015 | Style
Leslie Chatman

The subscription box phenomenon has really changed the way men and women get their hands on new products to sample before they buy. Beauty industry vet Liz Ranney and her team at Austin-based LuxePineapple, are blazing a new trail with their customer curated "un-subscription" box.

How Do You Instill Confidence in Girls as They Grow Up?

Quora | Posted 03.13.2015 | Parents
Quora

I have two daughters who are both incredibly confident. When I think about how they came to be this way, it makes me very proud to have instilled a quality in them they will benefit from for life.

5 Kinds of Confidence

Mimi Warnick | Posted 03.12.2015 | Women
Mimi Warnick

Change is inevitable in life and happens a lot more than we usually like it too. However, we have to be confident that change will ultimately lead us to adapt.

How My Progressive Disease Taught Me That It's Okay To Be Human

Kristin Duquette | Posted 03.16.2015 | Healthy Living
Kristin Duquette

Facts are facts, there's no doubt about that, but the human spirit is truly immeasurable. No matter how immobile a person may be, the human spirit can light up a room. The human spirit is more powerful than the adversity we face. My spirit is bigger than a scientific diagnosis and weak muscles.

7 Incredible Home Remedies For Dry Hair

2013-02-21-grandparentslogo.jpg | Dawn Wilder | Posted 03.12.2015 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Grandparents.com Dry hair — especially dry ends — is extremely common. After all, your scalp is your hair's only natural moisture ...

Leave the 'Toy Story Cycle' Behind

Stephanie Harrison | Posted 03.10.2015 | Healthy Living
Stephanie Harrison

As human beings, all we want is to be seen for who we truly are. If we do not cultivate the love in our lives that allows us to be seen, it is easier to turn to external achievements to show the world who we are instead. This cycle fosters a dangerous belief that "when I achieve this, I will be worthy of happiness," and it manifests in even subtler ways.

Dear Colleagues: We SUCK!

David Katz, M.D. | Posted 03.10.2015 | Healthy Living
David Katz, M.D.

I'm not saying we are wrong. In fact, we may all be right, about everything. But we are all right about disparate and seemingly-competing bits of the same, whole truth. The result is that nobody can see that whole truth.

Paris's Fashion Foodie: Jonathan Liang (VIDEO)

Crane.tv | Posted 03.09.2015 | Arts
Crane.tv

Paris-based Jonathan Liang is the creative director of both his namesake label and as of last year, also of Malaysian brand Dude and the Duchess. Calling the Malaysia-born a workaholic would certainly be an understatement.

Running The 20s Marathon: How Mindfulness Can Help the Stress of Your Twenties

Blake Colaianne | Posted 03.09.2015 | Healthy Living
Blake Colaianne

Social media has done a great job of connecting us to each other. The problem is that the more you connect yourself to the world, the more you compare yourself to the world. And the moment you feel unmatched against members of your generation, you feel stressed.

10 Nuggets Of Wisdom I Wish I'd Known As A Young Woman

Elaine Ambrose | Posted 03.09.2015 | Fifty
Elaine Ambrose

Over several decades, I have fallen into and escaped from the slings and arrows of outrageous misfortune, the manic moods of menopause, and the jobs from hell. I've birthed children who brought me dandelion bouquets as toddlers and then slammed the door as defiant teenagers.

8 Ways To Take Control Of Your Life

Jessica Dimas | Posted 03.07.2015 | Healthy Living
Jessica Dimas

Don't focus on anyone else but you. Be grateful for where you are and the things you have achieved. Every day is a fresh start to go after your own dreams and improve from your yesterday.

When Motherhood Swallows Your Identity, Do This

Mia Redrick | Posted 03.06.2015 | Parents
Mia Redrick

Each of my three children have grown up with a mom who has insisted on the importance of her own self-care, but also in building a family culture that values being whole. It's our new normal for the children to see their parents loving themselves while also loving their family.

2 Steps to Avoid Your Own Kim Kardashian Blonde Horror Story

Carol Brailey | Posted 03.06.2015 | Style
Carol Brailey

I was shocked to see that Kim Kardashian has gone back to blonde, platinum blonde this time around for that matter! Click here to link to Kim's before and after look on People Magazine Online.

3 Things Powerful People Do Daily

Chris Deaver | Posted 03.06.2015 | Healthy Living
Chris Deaver

Many people say they're too "busy" to focus on growing themselves in their career and life, and yet they're dedicating every minute to distractions. Why are they putting off taking themselves to the next level?