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Our Greatest Celebration of Life

Catherine Nagle | Posted 05.22.2015 | Religion
Catherine Nagle

In due time, we're sure to find that our compassion, love, and attentiveness to those crises and responsibilities were the most powerful actions that brought us out of those storms for our greatest celebration that empowers us for the rest of our lives!

How to Stay Fully Charged As a New Entrepreneur

Marty Zwilling | Posted 05.21.2015 | Business
Marty Zwilling

New entrepreneurs routinely jump into a startup with a full charge of passion and energy, but often find themselves drained of both after a few months by the workload and challenges.

4 Simple Ways To Reconnect With Your Partner

OWN | Posted 05.20.2015 | OWN

Even the strongest relationships can run into a rut. Whether you've been with your partner for months or decades, these four tips that experts shared ...

How an Unexpected Class Change Helped This Mom Reconnect With Her Teen

Kathy Radigan | Posted 05.14.2015 | Parents
Kathy Radigan

I will always be grateful for the class that brought the two of us a little closer together at a time when it was so easy to grow apart.

5 Secrets of People Who Love Their Jobs

Amy Alabaster | Posted 05.11.2015 | Business
Amy Alabaster

These are the secrets of those people I have personally met and those who I admire from afar: those who simply and unapologetically love their jobs, despite the many challenges in our current work culture.

5 Ways to Feel More Enlightened (Use This Career Move)

Anita Wing Lee | Posted 05.11.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Anita Wing Lee

One year ago, I set out to build a business. I wanted to create a freedom-filled lifestyle for myself. I wanted unlimited abundance. I wanted recognit...

Saying No to Find Our Greatest Yes

Paula Vital | Posted 05.08.2015 | Healthy Living
Paula Vital

We move towards our goal or desire with passion, commitment and vision, but ultimately we have to let it go. We have to return to the reality that we already have everything we need, the love and purpose we desire is already within us.

Project Runway's Helen Castillo and Her No-Frills Take on Fashion

Lauren Kruczyk | Posted 05.07.2015 | Style
Lauren Kruczyk

Recently, Helen Castillo of "Project Runway All Stars" visited Houston for the Vanity event at Henke and Pillot--a fashion event featuring local models, a cocktail hour, live entertainment, giveaways and a runway show viewing with designers.

Dare to Lead With Generosity

Shelley Zalis | Posted 05.07.2015 | Women
Shelley Zalis

Here are the Top 10 lessons I've learned from our daring pack in The Girls' Lounge that I shared at the Women in the World Summit:

How to Build an 8-Figure Business Using Podcasts

Sean Kim | Posted 05.06.2015 | Business
Sean Kim

Everywhere we see in the media, we hear of young teenagers who raised millions of dollars overnight or have sold their app for even more. This isn't another fairy tale story.

A Thank You to Kelly, An Amazing Educator, For Changing My Life

Amanda Barnard | Posted 05.05.2015 | Education
Amanda Barnard

Kelly is the type of educator who calls attention to the aspects of society most people would like to pretend do not exist; the type of educator who cares deeply for her students and their success. Kelly is the type of educator who changes the world, student by student.

How To Make Money Doing What You Love

Fast Company | Elizabeth Segran | Posted 05.05.2015 | World

When Derek Fagerstrom was growing up, creative young people wanted to do anything but go into business: They wanted to start a band, write a screenpla...

How to Find Your Niche and Profit From Your Passion

Cortney McDermott | Posted 05.04.2015 | Business
Cortney McDermott

By focusing on what matters to you, you benefit and connect with others, who then feed that energy back to you. A virtuous cycle. THAT is how you profit from your passion.

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.