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Inspiration Campaign: You Are Amazing

Veronica Rae | Posted 04.16.2014 | Impact
Veronica Rae

When was the last time you were reminded that you are amazing? When was the last time you were reminded that you are powerful and capable of more than you've been told?

The Simple Secret to a Happy Life

Gigi G. | Posted 03.14.2014 | Healthy Living
Gigi G.

So I have been offline for a bit because life has been speeding by. It's funny how life can sometimes do that. And then one day, in just one moment, s...

The Sophomore Slump and Other Excuses

Alexis Jane Torre | Posted 02.25.2014 | College
Alexis Jane Torre

As a sophomore, things aren't as new and fresh. Maybe you aren't as motivated as last year, or you're now in this routine that while comfortable, is getting a little stale.

What I Have Learned From Hugging 7,000 People

Lisa Mae Brunson | Posted 04.02.2014 | Impact
Lisa Mae Brunson

I was in awe. This 'simple' act of kindness had the ability to restore life! How many others out there craved love in the form of a hug? How many longed for the touch of another, yet were denied this act of grace?

Homage To Ingredients

Franco Lania | Posted 01.24.2014 | Food
Franco Lania

Appreciate a ripe tomato, carrot, or cucumber. Smell a bouquet of freshly picked basil.

Justin Timberlake Was the Most Inspirational Man of 2013, And Here's Why

Tywan Wade | Posted 03.08.2014 | College
Tywan Wade

I don't have too many inspirations in the world, but there's been one person who's been my biggest inspiration for as long as I could remember: Justin Timberlake.

'Glee' Actor Dances It Out (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Cate Matthews | Posted 02.24.2014 | Teen

Like the character he plays on the television show "Glee," actor Harry Shum Jr. is no stranger to feeling alienated or left out. When he moved to ...

All Growz Up With Melinda Hill: Julian McCullough

Melinda Hill | Posted 02.18.2014 | Comedy
Melinda Hill

"All Growz Up" explores what popular comedians wanted to be when they grew up and how that's panned out for them. Join me on this insightful journey into the little minds that became the big minds we love today.

All Growz Up with Melinda Hill: Rory Scovel

Melinda Hill | Posted 01.31.2014 | Comedy
Melinda Hill

"All Growz Up" explores what popular comedians wanted to be when they grew up and how that's panned out for them. Join me on this insightful journey into the little minds that became the big minds we love today.

The Blessing of Blessing

Ben Michaelis, Ph.D. | Posted 01.25.2014 | Religion
Ben Michaelis, Ph.D.

Whether or not you choose to pray before meals, or faith is central to your life, or you believe in God, I encourage you to take the time to pause, even for just a moment, to recognize the good fortune that you do have in this world.

It Wasn't Escapism. I Was Rescued.

Dean Trippe | Posted 01.25.2014 | Books
Dean Trippe

I was in the darkness. The story of Batman helped me realize I could wrap it around my arms like a security blanket. Or a cape. The yellow symbol on my chest was my light defended by a black creature more powerful than anything crime could throw at me.

The King's Speech Writer David Seidler Speaks About Crowdfunding

Victoria Silchenko | Posted 01.25.2014 | Small Business
Victoria Silchenko

The Oscar-winning writer of The King's Speech David Seidler is an extraordinary human and a great friend I am fortunate to have in my life. When I ask...

All Growz Up With Melinda Hill: Mary Lynn Rajskub

Melinda Hill | Posted 01.23.2014 | Comedy
Melinda Hill

"All Growz Up" explores what popular comedians wanted to be when they grew up and how that's panned out for them. Join me on this insightful journey into the little minds that became the big minds we love today.

All Growz Up with Melinda Hill: Arden Myrin

Melinda Hill | Posted 01.23.2014 | Comedy
Melinda Hill

"All Growz Up" explores what popular comedians wanted to be when they grew up and how that's panned out for them. Join me on this insightful journey into the little minds that became the big minds we love today.

All Growz Up With Melinda Hill: Wayne Federman

Melinda Hill | Posted 01.23.2014 | Comedy
Melinda Hill

"All Growz Up" explores what popular comedians wanted to be when they grew up and how that's panned out for them. Join me on this insightful journey into the little minds that became the big minds we love today.

What It Mean to Be a Mom

Leslie Rasmussen | Posted 01.23.2014 | Parents
Leslie Rasmussen

As moms, we want to protect our kids from everything. We'd love to find a cure for bullying, a cure to stop our kid's heartbreak and a cure for feeling lonely. Can you imagine how hard it would be to try to find a cure to keep your child alive?

21 Things Lucky People Do Differently

Bob Miglani | Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living
Bob Miglani

As I thought about my own journey of learning to deal with uncertainty these days, I realized that in the absence of luck being granted to us by the lottery of birth, we all can get a chance to get lucky.

King of the Fall Harvest and Pumpkin Mousse Pie!

Franco Lania | Posted 12.11.2013 | Taste
Franco Lania

This brilliant change of season brings with it an array of different foods. These provisions of nature are as awe-inspiring and varied as the daily changing kaleidoscope of autumn's leaves.

14 Inspirational Quotes That Will Make Your Day Better

Posted 10.11.2013 | Books

"Things We Forget" [Perigee, $12.00] started as a personal project to inspire my friends and colleagues and equally importantly, myself, during the da...

Tim Minchin's Graduation Speech Perfectly Breaks Down Life's Lessons

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 10.04.2013 | College

You might recognize Tim Minchin as a famous Australian musician, composer, songwriter, actor, comedian and writer, but did you know that he is also p...

Through Darkness Comes Light, Through Fear Comes Love and Through Pain Comes Triumph

Mary Paleologos | Posted 11.06.2013 | Healthy Living
Mary Paleologos

What you overcome in life makes you richer in every way. When you are in that dark place looking for a way out of your hardship, you are faced with two choices: give up or tap into the inner resources that you didn't even know you had.

5 Life Lessons of a Pathological Optimist

Ryon Harms | Posted 11.06.2013 | Healthy Living
Ryon Harms

For me, the key is intention. It's not about the size of the risk, it's about why you take it. Take a big risk to make a lot of money and you may or may not succeed. Take an equally big risk to enrich others and the universe is sure to reward you in some unexpected way.

Walt Whitman Said to Quit My Job

Ryon Harms | Posted 10.30.2013 | GPS for the Soul
Ryon Harms

Thirteen years later, I sat in my office working a rewarding job, earning a decent income for my daughter and our future. But after reading that poem I glanced back at the performance report on my desk and then stared blankly out my window.

These Unintentionally Profound Statements Reveal The Simplest Truths

Posted 08.30.2013 | Healthy Living

Sometimes we're stunned by the profundity of the greats. Take for example 17th-century philosopher René Descartes who wrote, "I think, therefore I am...

Wise Words From 'Calvin And Hobbes'

Posted 08.23.2013 | Healthy Living

The stress and strain of constantly being connected can sometimes take your life -- and your well-being -- off course. GPS For The Soul can help you f...