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Pursuing Passions

6 Ways to Put Your Passion Into Action When You're Not Sure What You Want

Allyson Scammell | Posted 04.09.2017 | Impact
Allyson Scammell

With each action step you take, your vision will get sharper, your days will be more joyous, and your creations will better showcase the true you. Remember that you're on a journey of discovery, and it's the journey that is the juiciest part (not the destination).

Dear Artists: When You Feel Like Quitting, Read This.

Kevin Kleitches | Posted 12.08.2016 | Arts
Kevin Kleitches

Whenever I do something day in and day out, I tend to reflect on what I'm working towards. As an artist, I'm constantly asking myself why I do what I do. What do I want to say with my work? What's my message?

Why We Don't Take Action on Our Ideas

Kevin Kleitches | Posted 08.11.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Kevin Kleitches

I know you've got ideas in your head. I know you've thought to yourself recently, "I really need to make a change," and yet, you've done nothing about it. Instead, you go through the motions at work convincing yourself that life isn't so bad. At least you're getting paid, right?

Instead Of A Fork In The Road I've Come Upon A Roundabout

Michelle Martin | Posted 05.24.2016 | Fifty
Michelle Martin

I've been feeling rather lost lately. I made a decision about a year ago to take a risk and pursue a passion and a life dream, and now I'm not so sure I made the right choice. Let me explain.

5 Things I've Learned From Starting My Passion Project

Tausha Cowan | Posted 04.20.2015 | Healthy Living
Tausha Cowan

There have been so many learning lessons throughout this process, and I know there will only be more to come. But the biggest lesson in all of this is to not be afraid to do something you love. Trust me, it is more than worth it.

Are You Good Enough?

Quarterlette | Posted 02.04.2015 | Healthy Living

You are beautiful, special, creative and wonderful and there is an infinite amount of love and opportunities waiting out there for you. The more you look, the more you will find.

Love Your Life This Valentine's Day

Jon Sundt | Posted 04.12.2014 | Impact
Jon Sundt

Valentine's Day is just around the corner and you know what that means -- love is in the air. But instead of writing about romance, chocolate, red ro...

My Secret For Getting What I Really Want

Tori Molnar | Posted 03.29.2014 | Teen
Tori Molnar

Forget charity -- the best feeling is helping out someone who is willing to do whatever it takes to make it happen. In the next 12 months, I will work harder than I have in my entire life.

Nourishment for Moms in 2014: Green Smoothies and Big Dreams

Sharon Zuckerwar | Posted 03.04.2014 | Parents
Sharon Zuckerwar

In 2014, I want us Mommas to remember that we also need to make sure we are just as focused on nourishing ourselves as much as we think about how we provide nourishment to our families.

Why This Creative Director Left His Job To Teach Yoga

Society Of Publication Designers | Posted 11.20.2013 | Healthy Living

When the editors of Mother Jones recently announced that longtime creative director Tim J Luddy was leaving the magazine "to build his yoga-teaching p...

WATCH: How To Define Success When You Don't Know What You Want

Posted 10.09.2013 | Healthy Living

How do you define success if you're unsure of your ultimate goal? The answer could be right in front of you. In his new book, Springboard: Launchin...

It Really Is Never Too Late to Be What You Might Have Been

Dina Khayal | Posted 08.31.2013 | College
Dina Khayal

Getting involved is a great way to also stay connected with the world. You will find out things about yourself that you never knew.

WATCH: 73-Year-Old Still Plays Hockey

HooplaHa | Posted 08.19.2013 | Sports

At 73-years-old, Ben Shaw, is an inspiring grandfather who refuses to give up on his passion for hockey. As Ben says, 'We don't stop playing because w...

When You Get Back in the Saddle Again, Expect to Fall

Holly Sidell | Posted 06.22.2013 | Healthy Living
Holly Sidell

I decided to dip my toe back into the water... and belly-flopped instead. I had set myself up to fail because I had set unreasonable expectations in place.

Don't Try To Fit In... Fit Out!

Mary Pritchard | Posted 10.29.2012 | Healthy Living
Mary Pritchard

Fitting out is not about being rebellious and purposefully trying to get a charge out of people like you did when you were a teenager. Fitting out is about being okay with following your heart, with being who you are.

How I Went From Living In PJs To Writing A Bestseller

Forbes Woman | Posted 06.15.2012 | Women

Just over a year ago, I was still dressed in my pajamas at 3:00 in the afternoon in my flat in Hong Kong. I'd like to tell you I was eating out of a t...

Does Pursuing Our Passions Really Make Us Happier?

Joe Robinson | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Joe Robinson

A passion doesn't just plug you into a dependable source of rhapsodic moments each week, it also provides the best kind of happiness: gratification, a lasting sense of fulfillment that the instant mood upgrades can't.