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Circle of Life

Daily Meditation: A Path Unwinding

The Huffington Post | Antonia Blumberg | Posted 08.28.2014 | Religion

We all need help maintaining our personal spiritual practice. We hope that these daily meditations, prayers and mindful awareness exercises can be par...

Crossing Life's Finish Lines

Maria Rodale | Posted 07.22.2014 | Healthy Living
Maria Rodale

by guest blogger Pam Peeke, MD, MPH, FACP, best-selling author and expert on health, fitness, and nutrition This is a story about how love can help...

The Family Talisman

Joelle Wisler | Posted 08.27.2014 | Parents
Joelle Wisler

I brought them to the hospital and hung onto them the whole time; through the squeeze of the contractions and the sting of the needles and the pushing and the sweating and the crying and the expansion of pride at the amazing creature that was all of a sudden... there.

WATCH: This Cat Already Won All Of College Football

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 04.13.2014 | Sports

Nants ingonyama bagithi Baba Nebraska football coach Bo Pelini may have already created the most viral moment of the 2014 college football season....

Creating Connections With Nature Via Art

Carmen Zella | Posted 04.25.2014 | Arts
Carmen Zella

Some take the beauty and transpose it into an entirely new medium such as a canvas; however, some artists actually manipulate nature and turn it into art. This is most commonly called "Land Art."

Life Beneath the Surface

Naphtali Hoff | Posted 03.10.2014 | Religion
Naphtali Hoff

Tu B'Shvat is the Jewish New Year for trees. It is often marked with joyous tunes, tree planting ceremonies (in Israel), and the consumption of many fruit. So if Tu B'Shvat isn't a festival, why do we celebrate it and what is its function?

How My Life Finally Came Full Circle

Linda Joy Myers, Ph. D. | Posted 05.25.2013 | Fifty
Linda Joy Myers, Ph. D.

I come from a legacy of mothers who left their mark upon me, etching profound disturbances, carving hollows of loss. I was determined to be different, but there's something about wounding deep below the surface that's not easy to escape. I knew when I was nine that my mother and grandmother were not what I wanted to be, but the webs they wove caught me anyway.

WATCH: Trio Covers Best Tunes From 1999-2012 For Graduating Class

Posted 06.15.2012 | Teen

Backstreet Boys, Blink 182 and Outkast might bring back memories of sleepovers, concerts and summer days riding shotgun next to your BFF, but for the ...

Into the Din of Life Comes the Quiet Hush of Death

Lorraine Devon Wilke | Posted 06.13.2012 | Healthy Living
Lorraine Devon Wilke

It's easy to forget -- when you're knee-deep in the process of living -- that Death is up ahead somewhere waiting to be dealt with, an inevitable passage we ponder and fear.

An Unexpected Lesson From Under The BBQ Grill

Judith Acosta | Posted 09.25.2011 | Healthy Living
Judith Acosta

This story will strike some of you as the most absurd waste of a grown person's emotional life. For others, I imagine it will hit home.

A Rapture of Humus

Robert Koehler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Robert Koehler

Day after the election and, wow, there it was, a story in my local paper that cried out that the world was changing in a sensible direction. I simply ...

The Circle Of Life Personified (PHOTO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

Presenting: the circle of life. And no, it's not that touching scene from "The Lion King" where Simba is held on high while the animal kingdom sings ...