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How To Deal With Your Whole Lotta Nothing

Deirdre Maloney | Posted 10.07.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Deirdre Maloney

So embrace the intermission as best you can. Use it. Know that the new act will begin. Get yourself ready.

When Life Laughs At Your Best Laid Plans

Deirdre Maloney | Posted 09.27.2016 | Healthy Living
Deirdre Maloney

This month found me exploring the country of Japan for the first time. Those of you who know me won't be surprised to learn that I did a whole lot ...

When Not To Be Stubborn

Jamie Cornell | Posted 09.12.2016 | Parents
Jamie Cornell

My toddler son does not enjoy wearing gloves. Ever. In fact, he would rather scream and cry in the cold bitter wind than wear the gloves I put on his hands for the fourth time. He makes quite the point to pull off those gloves with vengeance each time we put them on.

How to Parent Stubborn Children

Tre Harrington | Posted 04.27.2016 | Parents
Tre Harrington

The one thing that I am exceptionally good at is producing very head strong offspring. The one thing I really had to work at was learning to parent them.

Our Fierce Resistance to Anything Can Change In a Snap

Kay Tacke Morse | Posted 03.07.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Kay Tacke Morse

We sat down at Café Nell, securing three seats in the back booth, my favorite. We furiously caught up to date on each other's adventures. Julie was ...

The Zax Are Back

Jim Moore | Posted 09.29.2016 | Politics
Jim Moore

In a bit over a year, on election day, we will have the opportunity to build a highway of consensus over those stubborn Zax, and drive far beyond the Beltway of Prax. Just watch out for the Sneetches on your way.

3 Things I've Learned From My Toddler as a Young Mom

Amy Renken | Posted 09.08.2016 | Parents
Amy Renken

Alright, so I'm not the only young mom in the world - I get that. However, I'm probably one of very few who also got married young, found out they were pregnant when their husband was still in school, and working full time, while also trying to start up my own business.

10 Belief Triggers That Sabotage Your Success

Marshall Goldsmith | Posted 04.19.2015 | Business
Marshall Goldsmith

I'm sure you've met him, or her. That person who says he'll finish the project tomorrow, but tomorrow never comes. Or the person who promises to call as soon as she gets home, but you never hear from her.

Dear Family Whisperer: How to Make Him Listen When You Need to Talk

Melinda Blau | Posted 09.06.2014 | Parents
Melinda Blau

If you share childcare and housework, bravo! Many women would envy you. But also give your partner a chance to do his share of the emotional work.


Kelly Hirt | Posted 03.08.2014 | Parents
Kelly Hirt

My son has been described as compulsive, stubborn and argumentative. But these are negative explanations of the same characteristic that has allowed him to tolerate challenging social and learning issues.

A Mother and her Republican at the Olive Garden

Doug Lieblich | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Doug Lieblich

Waiter: Hi, welcome to Olive Garden. How many parties? Mother: Two. We're going to order together and engage in a cooperative dialogue. Waiter: Excellent. Right this way.

Are You Persistent Or Just Stubborn?

Russell Bishop | Posted 03.20.2015 | Healthy Living
Russell Bishop

What's the difference between resistance and persistence? And where does being stubborn fit in? Of course, stubborn can look an awful lot like persistence. However, there is a primary difference.

The Difference Between A Functional Leader And A Fictional One

Deanie Mills | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Deanie Mills

The American people feel sick and frightened and confused, and they want someone who can reassure them, not only that everything is going to be all right, but that a calm, sure, steady hand is on the Ship of State, quietly steering her past the hidden icebergs.