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New Years Resolutions

6 Lessons I Learned From Working With 20-Something Girls

Kali Rogers | Posted 03.07.2015 | Women
Kali Rogers

I am finishing up my first year as a true bona fide life coach after practicing counseling, and I wanted to share with everyone what I learned. And no, these lessons did not come from my amazingly cunning professional skills -- they came from my clients.

A Guide to the Only Resolution You May Need in 2015

Karen M. Wyatt, M.D. | Posted 03.07.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Karen M. Wyatt, M.D.

As we begin another new year, many of us are creating resolutions and setting intentions for the coming months, in hopes that this will be a better ye...

Drop the New Year's Resolutions and Create Real Lasting Change

Denise Simone | Posted 03.07.2015 | Healthy Living
Denise Simone

Each year we kick off the new year with the best of intentions. We set our goals and make our lists. Sometimes we see results, and sometimes we don'...

The Most Popular New Year's Resolutions Parents Have For Their Kids

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Adams | Posted 01.05.2015 | Parents

'Tis the season for New Year's resolutions -- and a new poll suggests that parents have high expectations for their kids. According to a YouGov su...

The Parenting Resolution I Make Every Year

Sarah Stewart Holland | Posted 03.07.2015 | Parents
Sarah Stewart Holland

The bubbles were forgotten. An entire year's worth of small moments missed because I kept putting them off for another day.

New Year; Old Habits

Pamela Brill | Posted 03.06.2015 | Women
Pamela Brill

There's a feeling of optimism and hope buying a new planner and filling it with plans. I get the same feeling when I mentally swear off carbs. The first few days are good. I am driven, organized, focused and hopeful. And then, just like that, I am on the other side of the apex.

January Is the Month for Personal Renewal

Margaret Marshall | Posted 03.07.2015 | Healthy Living
Margaret Marshall

Diet is a good word. Diet only means the way you eat. If you eat donuts all day, you have a diet of donuts. If you eat healthy, you have a healthy diet. Diet does not mean deprivation or starvation, it means choosing food items.

15 Ways To Keep Your Resolution To Stop Yelling At Your Kids

The Orange Rhino | Posted 03.07.2015 | Parents
The Orange Rhino

Take care of yourself. Prioritize sleep, exercise, me-time, and connecting with friends so that you are in a better place to combat personal things that can push you to yell, like hunger, exhaustion, feeling overwhelmed and experiencing any tough feeling of parenthood.

Out of the Woods: The Tale You Tell in 2015

Mim Abbey | Posted 03.07.2015 | Healthy Living
Mim Abbey

I had dinner with an actor friend last week who told me he'd just blown a big audition because he psyched himself out. Before the audition, he saw ano...

Take Your Own Good Advice and 9 Other Tips for Parenting in 2015

Steph Thompson | Posted 03.07.2015 | Parents
Steph Thompson

"Breathe, count to 10," Oscar told me on the afternoon recently when I was hyperventilating because guests were about to arrive for a holiday get-together and nothing was ready, including me. "You told me that, remember?"

11 New Year's Resolutions Parents Secretly Want to Make

Jacqueline Wilson | Posted 03.07.2015 | Parents
Jacqueline Wilson

I was recently contemplating what kind of resolutions parents would make if they could. I mean, sure with the get healthy blah blah blah, but what are the goals we would really set if, you know, we weren't afraid of being labeled horrible parents?

49 Genius Tricks to Organize Your Home From Top to Bottom

Hometalk | Posted 03.07.2015 | HuffPost Home

Whether you want to give your whole house a total clutter-flush, or focus on one or two rooms that really need attention, these tricks are your shortcut to organization bliss.

How to Make it a Happy New Year

Nancy Lang | Posted 03.06.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Nancy Lang

Waking up on a couch on New Year's Day (not because I drank and crashed there, but because I chose to stay with family instead of sharing the freeway ...

5 Tips for Keeping Your New Year's Resolutions This Year

Nancie Vito | Posted 03.07.2015 | Healthy Living
Nancie Vito

[image source:] You know the drill. In January we decide to lose weight, be more this or be more that. Then after a while we're back to...

5 New Year's Resolutions for an Autism Mom

Julie M Green | Posted 03.07.2015 | Parents
Julie M Green

I do the best I can, sure. But some days, my best falls short of good enough. My son is a tremendous kid. He deserves an equally tremendous -- at least most of the time -- mom. So in that spirit of self-improvement and self-awareness, I resolve to the following.

10 Diet Tweaks for a Healthier 2015

Dr. Lisa Young | Posted 03.07.2015 | Healthy Living
Dr. Lisa Young

As a nutritionist and health advocate, I am not a fan of rigid diets or New Year's resolutions that you cannot keep. Unmet goals and resolutions just lead to frustration and feelings of failure. Instead, I am a fan of small actionable changes that you can incorporate into your day-to-day life.

7 Lessons Learned From a Bumpy 2014

Stacey Alcorn | Posted 03.07.2015 | Healthy Living
Stacey Alcorn

It's been a crazy, exciting, sad, fulfilling, awesome, challenging, happy, and amazing 2014. I started the year by marrying my best friend on New...

New Year's Resolution: No More Helicopter Parenting

Mary Anna Dennard | Posted 03.07.2015 | College
Mary Anna Dennard

Why not take this new year's opportunity and resolve to back off? Trust your child to do the driving. Relinquish the temptation to take charge in matters concerning college applications, deadlines, coaching and audition schedules. Instead, let your student take the lead.

5 Secrets Of A Go-Getter Girl

Shinjini Das | Posted 03.07.2015 | Women
Shinjini Das

As we look forward to ushering in 2015, several goals and aspirations are in the rearview mirror. Some fulfilled dreams, some unfulfilled. Some incredible highs, some backbreaking lows. The go-getter girl in us reflects on the happenings of the past year, and she feels rejuvenated and hopeful about the gifts 2015 may bring.

Live Purposely in the New Year

Daniel B. Peters, Ph.D. | Posted 03.07.2015 | Healthy Living
Daniel B. Peters, Ph.D.

I was sitting with a client a few weeks ago -- someone I have known for some time. He is a hard-working professional, husband, and father. He was refl...

New Year, New You

Penny Love | Posted 03.07.2015 | Healthy Living
Penny Love

Even though my life looks like a multi-vehicle accident on I-95 during Friday afternoon rush hour, I continue to feel pretty happy most days. And alth...

9 Questions You Should Ask Yourself Before Converting to Islam

Qasim Rashid | Posted 03.07.2015 | Religion
Qasim Rashid

Every Muslim knows several, if not dozens, who chose to convert to Islam as a young adult or even later in life. Not too long ago an old friend called me and dropped the hammer. "I've been doing a lot of thinking... and I've decided to convert to Islam. Where do I begin?"

Reclaiming Control Meant Letting Go

Amanda Magee | Posted 03.07.2015 | Parents
Amanda Magee

I cried for the strawberry knit hat that I remember, but can't find. I sobbed for the way Finley's chin and neck would be wet with drool as she'd lean into kiss me, bonking her face on my shoulder.

Today Is the Best Day: A Year of Living Mindfully

Alex Matthews | Posted 03.07.2015 | Healthy Living
Alex Matthews

While some of life is just about showing up, beautiful things happen -- connection, fulfillment, growth and learning -- when you you take responsibility and show initiative.

Clear the Clutter & Make a Difference: A New Year Interview With Marie Forleo

Cortney McDermott | Posted 03.07.2015 | Business
Cortney McDermott

This has fascinated me ever since I began my coaching work. What inspires us to follow through? What's the secret to consistency and commitment? What sparks lasting change?