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21 Subtle Shifts to Live Life in the Now

Dawn Gluskin | Posted 04.24.2015 | Healthy Living
Dawn Gluskin

By regularly adopting some of these practices that resonate with you (or all of them, if you're an overachiever), you will find yourself becoming more in tune with your true self. You might just learn to more easily go with the flow, let go of the past, and quit worrying about the future.

The Secret to a Joyful Life

Frank Niles, Ph.D. | Posted 04.22.2015 | Healthy Living
Frank Niles, Ph.D.

My daughter just turned 7. She loves life. Whether it's splashing in a fountain, painting her latest masterpiece, or reading for hours alone in her r...

The Main Reasons I Love Being Over 50

Kimberly Inskeep | Posted 04.22.2015 | Fifty
Kimberly Inskeep

Here are the things I love about being in my 50s; regardless of our age, these things apply more broadly to the beauty of getting older, and when embraced can perhaps allow you to skip some stages and realize earlier freedom before reaching mid-life.

5 Ways to Cultivate Purpose and Intention for an Authentic Life

Toneka Etienne, Ph.D. | Posted 04.22.2015 | Healthy Living
Toneka Etienne, Ph.D.

Are you going through the motions of your life mindlessly? Is your life dictated by routine and 'sticking to a schedule,' with little room for spontaneity?

This Is How You Go After What You Want

Jeff Steinmann | Posted 04.21.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Jeff Steinmann

How do you live an exciting life without regrets? You decide what you want and then go get it. That's what Sara Hastreiter, Team SCA sailor, d...

Instant Achievement

Laura Berger | Posted 04.17.2015 | 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.

Are You Busy Being Busy?

Carl Phillips | Posted 04.16.2015 | Healthy Living
Carl Phillips

"Beware the barrenness of a busy life." -- Socrates "I am so busy" is a default response for many of us these days. It's like a reflex to any questi...

7 Steps To Finding Your True Purpose

2013-02-21-grandparentslogo.jpg | Kristen Sturt | Posted 04.15.2015 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Grandparents.com With average life expectancy now approaching 80, Americans can look forward to spending almost two decades enjoying r...

The Power of Living Your Dream

Sarah Cannata | Posted 04.14.2015 | Healthy Living
Sarah Cannata

In my many discussions with people from all over the globe recently, I've had the privilege to hear the story behind people's dream. Often, it's a moment in childhood or a fond memory that acts to drive their dream. For me, writing has been something that has always been there.

What It Really Takes To Be Happy

Alison Chrun | Posted 04.15.2015 | Healthy Living
Alison Chrun

I chose happiness. I fought for it, risked everything, cried, beat myself up and doubted myself. I failed, re-routed my plans time and time again, felt crazy and finally for the first time, I felt alive. I began living, passionately. Happiness didn't find me. I found happiness by answering these seven questions.

When Opportunity Knocks, Will You Open the Door?

Melanie Young | Posted 03.25.2015 | Healthy Living
Melanie Young

Just as great mind or idea should not be wasted, neither should an opportunity. As the saying goes "opportunity only knocks once." Sometimes it may knock twice if you are lucky. You can choose to jump on it or thump your head later wishing you had.

What's Stopping You?

Carissa Lada | Posted 03.25.2015 | Healthy Living
Carissa Lada

By taking some small action every single day, the task of changing your life becomes much easier. And with these steps, it's hard to make the common excuses of no time or money. Spend 20 minutes and $0.00 each day and you will begin to make noticeable progress. You just have to take the first step.

What's Your Super Power?

Sarah Cannata | Posted 03.24.2015 | Small Business
Sarah Cannata

Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No... it's you! It's fair to say I've had the craziest week of my life. All that glitters is not gold - It's a saying t...

What to Do When You Lose Hope

Lauren Stahl | Posted 03.20.2015 | Healthy Living
Lauren Stahl

We all have different hopes in our lives. For some of us it is to start a family, get our dream job, have children, make enough money to support ourselves, or to win the lottery. This hope propels us forward. It gives us purpose and it makes waking up exciting. But when hope is lost, what can we do? Here are five things...

Do What You Love (and the Money Might Follow)

The University of Central Florida Forum | Posted 03.19.2015 | College
The University of Central Florida Forum

I was raised to believe money didn't matter all that much. But I wasn't told to "find your passion" and, if I was, I'm not sure I could have found it...even if you'd given me a glass of wine and a life coach.

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,

Archery Tattoos: Bow and Arrow Ink

Brandi Megan Granett | Posted 03.13.2015 | Sports
Brandi Megan Granett

Olympic medalist Brady Ellison, pictured at the World Games in Cali, Colombia. Photo credit: World Archery Many archers have tattoos of bows and arr...

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:

Brands, Reputation and Passion

Chris Komisarjevsky | Posted 03.13.2015 | Business
Chris Komisarjevsky

Reeling from the tragedy and dealing with questions that may never be fully answered, Fernandes responded with passion and caring and found the courage to use a word that we rarely hear from a CEO: "love."

Passion With a Purpose: From Industry to Innovation

Stedman Graham | Posted 03.13.2015 | Business
Stedman Graham

While there are more problems than ever, there are also more solutions. Technology now allows for worldwide collaboration and revolutionary impact with almost no barriers. So get busy. Find a problem that matters to you and become the change agent you were meant to be.

Following Your Untamed Spirit

Nicole Leigh West | Posted 03.05.2015 | Healthy Living
Nicole Leigh West

Have you ever noticed that inspiration quickly fades into oblivion the moment it's leashed and bound by rules, the need for approval from others and t...

6 Things Standing Between You and Your Dream Life

Lamisha Serf-Walls | Posted 03.04.2015 | Healthy Living
Lamisha Serf-Walls

What you may not know is that it's not your job to figure out the how, all you have to do is keep your vision clear, know that it is possible and trust that the how will appear.

How Passion and Procrastination Can Help You Get Ahead in Your Career

Carson Tate | Posted 03.04.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Carson Tate

Passion drives procrastination -- high performance procrastination. It shows us very quickly what lights us up, what drives results, what engages us and others -- and, on the flip side, what doesn't. Procrastination begets clarity. And that clarity enables you to access passion and get ahead in your career.

The Passionate Parenting Manifesto

Dr. Shelley Prevost | Posted 03.03.2015 | Parents
Dr. Shelley Prevost

What began as a creep toward adolescence now feels like a full on gallop toward adulthood. I can't stop it, nor do I want to. But I have a love-hate relationship with this passage of time. Because, as the author poignantly puts it, "I can't imagine me without them."

The Art of Being Alive Series: On Meaningful Living

Adedayo Fashanu | Posted 04.25.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Adedayo Fashanu

The art of being alive is an inspirational and humanities project that explores what it means to live a meaningful life and to live fully alive. It se...