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What Matters Most

5 Ways to Run Your Day (So It Doesn't Run You!)

Dr. Christi Hegstad | Posted 05.04.2016 | Healthy Living
Dr. Christi Hegstad

Fortunately, a few simple tweaks can make a profound difference on your mindset, productivity, and sense of purpose. Here are five ideas to get you started.

Ways to Simplify Life and Emphasize What Matters

Dr. Nikki Martinez, Psy.D., LCPC | Posted 04.15.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Dr. Nikki Martinez, Psy.D., LCPC

No matter how many things are on your to do list, or how many directions you are being pulled in, always schedule extra "me time" into each day. You are a priority, yet we are usually last on our list and priorities.

Being of Service

Claudia Ruby Scrase | Posted 07.28.2016 | Healthy Living
Claudia Ruby Scrase

I am happy to report I am still thriving in the service industry, but this time I am in full control. I learned an important lesson, that even sometimes in the hospitality industry it's OK to say "No."

8 Life Lessons From My Grandma

Kathryn Leehane | Posted 12.16.2014 | Healthy Living
Kathryn Leehane

Last week, my grandma gave me some delicious beans she had cooked up (she makes the best beans in the world, I kid you not). I placed them lovingly in an insulated bag and carefully positioned them in my car so they wouldn't spill or be otherwise disturbed on my way home.

10 Things Dogs Can Teach Us About What Matters Most

Debbie Gisonni | Posted 09.07.2014 | Healthy Living
Debbie Gisonni

Whether they're eating a bowl of kibble or chasing a ball, dogs live for the present moment. The past is gone; you can't do anything about it. The future is unknown. The only thing you can really enjoy and affect is the present moment.

Tragedies, Prayers and What Really Matters

Jana Novak | Posted 07.22.2013 | Impact
Jana Novak

I am not alone in being glued to the news when something awful happens. Perhaps it's because we think the outcome will change if we watch; more likely it's because we cannot fathom the horror, and have to watch again and again, ad nauseam, in order to make it real to us.

What's My Place In These Troubling Times?

Nancy Alvarez | Posted 07.21.2012 | Fifty
Nancy Alvarez

Because of the sudden death of a friend a few months ago, I've spent quite a bit of time thinking about what really matters to me in life, as well as how I spend the hours in every one of my days. At my age, in this time, what is my place in this troubling world?

Happy 70th Birthday, Barbra Streisand!

Posted 04.24.2012 | Fifty

Barbra Streisand turns 70 today! Last month marked the 50th anniversary of Streisand's career. Over five decades, Streisand has achieved 51 gold al...

New Barbra Streisand Album Is Sublime

Jay Weston | Posted 11.07.2011 | Los Angeles
Jay Weston

Again, I am simply stunned at this amazing artist, who phrases her songs in a way which captures the intent of the lyrics beyond belief.

Knowing What Matters Most

Kathleen Gurney | Posted 07.23.2011 | Healthy Living
Kathleen Gurney

We probably can't have it all. But we can have what matters most if we know what that looks like and what it will take to pull it through for ourselves and those we love.

Every Monday Matters: What Matters Most?

Matthew Emerzian and Kelly Bozza | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Matthew Emerzian and Kelly Bozza

At the end of 2009, don't you want to look back and see that you made a difference? That you matter? This is the first Monday of the New Year. Start it off by making a difference.