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Regrets

Regrets? I've Had A Few

Rachel Hawkins | Posted 02.15.2017 | Women
Rachel Hawkins

I've often harped on about how futile it is to have regrets. Akin to guilt, regrets are so pointless. If you focus on feeling guilty it's a never end...

The 5 Things We Did In Our 20s That We Regret In Midlife

The Huffington Post | Ann Brenoff | Posted 11.03.2016 | Fifty

As old blue eyes sang in “My Way,” “Regrets, I’ve had a few...” Actually, we’re not so sure that we’ve had all that many. When the Huff/...

Reflecting On What Could Have Been

Craig Pace | Posted 08.23.2016 | Divorce
Craig Pace

My grandfather died in 2012. At the funeral in South Carolina, my brother and I sat on either side of my grandmother. My grandparents had split on a hot, muggy August night in 1977.

Popcorn Preview: Is That You?

Leslie Sisman | Posted 08.21.2016 | Entertainment
Leslie Sisman

Is That You? (2014) Cast includes: Alon Aboutboul (The Dark Knight Rises), Rani Blair (Shvita), Naruna Kaplan de Macedo (Senses) Director: Dani Menkin...

My Greatest Regrets as an Alzheimer's Caregiver

Marie Marley | Posted 08.05.2016 | Fifty
Marie Marley

Being the caregiver for a person with Alzheimer's is a difficult journey to take. I was the caregiver for Dr. Edward Theodoru, my beloved Romanian gen...

4 Steps To Living Without Regrets

Homaira Kabir | Posted 07.07.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Homaira Kabir

In the end, we'll only regret the chances we didn't take. What stops us from taking chances? It's fear of course -- in all its wonderful glory. That'...

12 Lessons You Learn Or Regret Forever

Dr. Travis Bradberry | Posted 07.03.2016 | Business
Dr. Travis Bradberry

Sticking your neck out and taking charge of your career is no trivial matter. Whether that's switching careers, going back to school, or walking away ...

The Dueling Obituaries

Rebecca Mckown | Posted 06.30.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Rebecca Mckown

Which will win? The Future Obituary of Rebecca Mckown as Things are Today Rebecca Mckown, age unknown, transitioned back to her infinite self a shor...

Battles, Scars And Perspective

Caren Siegler | Posted 06.22.2016 | Healthy Living
Caren Siegler

Sometimes it's enough to know that you did the best you could with what you had, you'd do it again if you had to (with a few minor adjustments) and you're truly proud of that person staring back at you in the mirror. And that you have no regrets.

The Will - Notes From a Dive Bar

Alan Black | Posted 06.09.2016 | San Francisco
Alan Black

A bar napkin, a touch soggy. I leave all my regrets, guilt and anger to this napkin Legally binding A signature, the date, lipstick sealed. An in...

Many Americans Filled With Regret, But Also Hope, Survey Finds

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 06.01.2016 | Fifty

What would you do with an extra 30 years of life? A new survey shows that while Americans do have some life regrets, they'd welcome the opportunity to...

Career Hindsight Is 20/20

Michele Cuthbert | Posted 05.16.2016 | Business
Michele Cuthbert

If you too a minute to look back at your life and career, would you look at things differently, if you were to retire today? "If only. Those must be ...

The Most Important To Do List

Shakti Sutriasa, LCSW, MA | Posted 02.17.2017 | GPS for the Soul
Shakti Sutriasa, LCSW, MA

Those dreams live inside of you and yearn to be expressed. Take advantage of today and carpe diem! Please don't be one of those people who come to die only to discover that they never really lived.

Life's Outcomes Depend on Our Choices

Dr. Natasha Josefowitz | Posted 01.27.2017 | GPS for the Soul
Dr. Natasha Josefowitz

Life can encourage or discourage us depending on the endless situations we encounter and the choices we make on a daily basis.

3 Regret Reversal Tactics for 2016

Noble Crawford | Posted 12.29.2016 | Healthy Living
Noble Crawford

Nothing defeats goal setting more than living with regret. Regrets have a way of embedding themselves into your subconscious and magically re-appearing at the most inopportune time. They usually turn up at the first hint of difficulty.

5 Regrets Every Father of a Daughter Will Face

Jimmy Burgess | Posted 12.08.2016 | Parents
Jimmy Burgess

The tiny baby girl that had slept on my chest for days when we brought her home is actually going to be leaving soon. Memories of tea parties, elementary school plays, and cheerleading practices brought to mind some tough questions.

10 Ways To Live Life With No Regrets

Grace Bluerock | Posted 12.02.2016 | Healthy Living
Grace Bluerock

This impactful experience became a huge motivator for me to start living as if any day could be my last. We never know how long we will live, so we must make conscious choices each day to live fully and make the most out of each experience we have. Here are ten ways to start living life with no regrets.

Showing Up When It Matters

Corinda Lubin-Katz | Posted 08.31.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Corinda Lubin-Katz

I don't have very many regrets - and this is not because I haven't made many mistakes. I've made plenty, far more than I can (or care to) count. And I...

Regrets and What to Do With Them

Jane Simon, M.D. | Posted 08.13.2016 | Healthy Living
Jane Simon, M.D.

Approaching regret from a cognitive point of view, reframing our thoughts from the past to the future, and asking, "What's next?" can also help to process regrets.

No Regrets

Marcia Liss | Posted 06.25.2016 | Comedy
Marcia Liss

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Unhappy Father's Day?

Kevin A. Hansen | Posted 06.19.2016 | Women
Kevin A. Hansen

Father's Day can be the most difficult time of the year for children who have lost their father - especially when Mom has moved on before the children are ready. Many fans of the SecretRegrets.com project have anonymously confessed their regrets about dealing with the loss of a father.

10 Things You Should Never Ever Do In Midlife

Lori Osterberg | Posted 06.19.2016 | Fifty
Lori Osterberg

As we travel through life, we regret many things. We regret jobs we didn't take, moves we didn't agree to, relationships we didn't pursue. Yet by the time we reach midlife, we have something we didn't have when we were younger ... we have perspective.

The 5 Most Valuable Life Lessons I Learned As A Hospice Social Worker

Grace Bluerock | Posted 06.04.2016 | Healthy Living
Grace Bluerock

For six years, I had the amazing gift of being able to experience with people their final days and weeks. As a hospice social worker, I got a front row seat into the lives of those precious souls. Everyone's story was different, but each held common threads and similar regrets.

Mr. Feeny and Other Celebrities Reveal Their Biggest Regrets

Kevin A. Hansen | Posted 05.20.2016 | Entertainment
Kevin A. Hansen

Do celebrities regret the same things in life that most people do? When I reached out to discover what the famous look back on with regret, I received responses from a very unique group of individuals.

Everything You Need To Know About Moving Past Regret

Miriam Mason Martineau | Posted 05.17.2016 | Healthy Living
Miriam Mason Martineau

And let's remember: We can't always choose what happens to us. We don't always make the right choices. But we do have a choice in this present moment about how we respond to our past and make way for our future.