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Karen Salmansohn

Why You Should Believe in Karma

Karen Salmansohn | Posted 07.28.2014 | Healthy Living
Karen Salmansohn

My 3.5-year-old son Ari has a passion for Legos -- even bigger than his passion for pizza. I know this, because when Ari's busy with his Legos, not e...

7 Tips to Avoid Toxic Relationships

Karen Salmansohn | Posted 07.28.2014 | Healthy Living
Karen Salmansohn

Having "been there, dated that," I wanted to offer up right here, right now seven quickie empowering tips from the book which helped me break my pattern -- in order to help both men and women break theirs.

What My 3-Year-Old Taught Me About Handling Mean People

Karen Salmansohn | Posted 07.06.2014 | Parents
Karen Salmansohn

Here's a powerful mantra to repeat when someone says mean things or does negative things to you... I learned this from my 3-year-old son, Ari. He says: "NO thank you!" to the mean kids in his class.

How to Gently Nudge Kids to Express Their Feelings

Karen Salmansohn | Posted 07.07.2014 | Parents
Karen Salmansohn

One small fissure (texting for too long rather than leaving immediately for special breakfast waffles) is added to another small fissure. Then another small fissure. Until there's a humongous gap of unexpressed disappointments blocking the once flowing pathway to our heart.

6 Life Lessons From Disney Movies

Karen Salmansohn | Posted 04.02.2014 | Parents
Karen Salmansohn

You know how a taco, burrito and enchilada all have the same ingredients, they're just laid out in different ways? Well... The Little Mermaid, The Little Mermaid 2 and Tangled all share the same basic ingredients for storylines about good versus evil -- just played out in different ways.

4 Simple Time-Saving Techniques

Karen Salmansohn | Posted 12.16.2012 | Healthy Living
Karen Salmansohn

If you feel you'd like to take more time to tend to your spirit but don't know where and how to find the time, here are some ideas for how to find more time in your day to enjoy your day.

Likeability Tips -- for Business!

Karen Salmansohn | Posted 10.31.2012 | Business
Karen Salmansohn

When it comes right down to it, whatever business you're in, you're in the people business. After all, people prefer to do business with people and companies they find likeable.

When Was the Last Time You Thanked A Police Officer?

Karen Salmansohn | Posted 10.22.2012 | Impact
Karen Salmansohn

Although police officers risk their life daily, being an officer is literally quite a thankless job. Not only are police officers often taken for granted, many people are highly vocal about their dislike for cops.

The Craziest Ways To Celebrate Your Split

Karen Salmansohn | Posted 10.15.2012 | Divorce
Karen Salmansohn

The death of an unsatisfying love relationship can be viewed as a chance to begin a highly fulfilling love relationship -- one that will thrive, thanks to all your freshly-gained wisdom.

Social Media: A New Medium For Self-Help? (PHOTOS)

Karen Salmansohn | Posted 10.01.2012 | Healthy Living
Karen Salmansohn

I believe that the sharing of positive, happiness-boosting pictures via social media is not merely a trend for the self-help world. I believe this is a new medium for self-help. Inspirational posters are very much here to stay as a daily tool for happiness.

The Fearless Power Of 'Kindsight'

Karen Salmansohn | Posted 09.22.2012 | Healthy Living
Karen Salmansohn

When someone leaves you it's important to release them and know: It doesn't mean it's a bad thing. It just means that their part in your story is over. Your story will go on.

Should You Make Up or Break Up?

Karen Salmansohn | Posted 08.22.2012 | Healthy Living
Karen Salmansohn

Remember: You are the common denominator in all your relationship problems. Wherever you go, your pesky repeated issues go -- until you shed a blazing light of insight upon them.

'How To Succeed In Business Without A Penis' Author Karen Salmansohn Sues Wealthy Married Boyfriend Mitchell Leff

New York Post | Dareh Gregorian | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

The author of the self-help book the "Prince Harming Syndrome" is fighting back against the cad she says royally hosed her. Karen Salmansohn, the wri...

The World Taking It Outta You? Cheer up by Giving Back!

Karen Salmansohn | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Karen Salmansohn

Feel like the world has taken it out of you? If so, give back to the world. Yes, sometimes you have to step outside of yourself to remove yourself from your dark mood.

8 Proven Resiliency Psychology Tips For Bouncing Back From Hard Times

Karen Salmansohn | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Karen Salmansohn

I'm here to encourage you to stop thinking about what's wrong in your life, and refocus on creating more right!

How To Thrive In The Face Of Adversity, Setbacks And Losses

Karen Salmansohn | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Karen Salmansohn

It felt particularly weird to be in a so-called victim position, because I am an optimistic self-help book author, not a helpless little twig being tossed topsy and turvy in the winds of uncontrollable fate.

Seduction Tips From Scheherazade

Karen Salmansohn | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Karen Salmansohn

If you want to fully seduce a man, then you've got to know how to grab a man by more than his you-know-what. You must truly turn on a man's soul!

The Mind-Money Connection

Karen Salmansohn | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Karen Salmansohn

There's an abundance of ways you can limit your life with limiting thinking. And if you're presently having a repeated pattern of failure, disappointment, and unhappiness, that's exactly what you're doing to yourself .

How I Lost My Prince Harming And Found Karen Salmansohn

Alyssa Pinsker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Alyssa Pinsker

According to Salmansohn, a Prince Harming is a guy who is either "trouble or troubled." He's hot, fun, charismatic, smart, and successful, at first. But, he inevitably turns toxic.

How 'Doing Good' Makes You Sexier

Karen Salmansohn | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Karen Salmansohn

There is no way to dupe your soul! Hence it's highly worthwhile to consistently choose morally right actions your soul can be proud of!

Want Happier Love? Use Your A.M. to Aim You Rightly!

Karen Salmansohn | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Karen Salmansohn

I want you to write an email to yourself -- filled in great detail with a description of what healthful, happy love looks like, sounds like, feels like, smells like, tastes like, quacks like.

Is Your Man Trouble or Troubled?

Karen Salmansohn | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Karen Salmansohn

I needed to do some serious self-exploration, and understand why I had this urge to go towards bad boys -- rather than run from them.

10 (More) Tips To Fight Right With Your Sweetheart

Gretchen Rubin | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Gretchen Rubin

All couples fight; the secret is to fight right so that conflict doesn't damage your relationship.

10 Tips for How Not to Be a Jerk During Conflict

Karen Salmansohn | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Karen Salmansohn

Don't try to convince your partner you are right. Instead of trying to win arguments, try to have a winning relationship!

Do You Suffer From Prince Harming Syndrome?

Karen Salmansohn | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Karen Salmansohn

I was surprised to see much of what Aristotle had to say about love hit home bigtime -- in particular about a sexy, smart, funny, rich, lying, cheating don't-get-me-started "Prince Harming" ex-boyfriend.