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Live Life to the Fullest

Are You Living Life to the Fullest?

Jordan Dansky | Posted 10.10.2014 | Impact
Jordan Dansky

This driver's short question made me rethink it all in a matter of a few seconds. Yes, this man was elderly and needed assistance, but what was stopping this 92-year-old from living life with all he's got?

Dear Cancer, This Is How You've Made Me Thankful

Zoe Lintzeris | Posted 11.27.2013 | Healthy Living
Zoe Lintzeris

In the spirit of Thanksgiving and the holiday season, witnessing everyone gathering with their families, friends and even strangers, I want to explain how cancer has made me thankful... for life.

A Call to Action: Dance Like Nobody's Watching in Their Rear View Mirror

Bridget Fonger | Posted 10.08.2013 | Healthy Living
Bridget Fonger

The best thing we can do to protect ourselves from a lost life is to live each day fully. Let's not lose our lives little by little each day due to fear. Let's live with as much courage and gusto as we can to honor this short life, and have the music playing whenever possible.

Why You Should Disregard Today's 'To-Do' List

Erika Nicole Finn | Posted 10.04.2013 | Healthy Living
Erika Nicole Finn

We often feel like we don't have a moment to relax, and wish we didn't have to get so much done this week. The good news is -- you really don't have to! You can choose to complete the task, or you can choose not to.

Life Lessons From A CAT Scan

Holly Robinson | Posted 03.15.2013 | TED Weekends
Holly Robinson

2013-01-18-TEDplayvideo.jpgMy mother is convinced that weird genetic anomalies happen in sets of three. She is certain that this third thing will be like that: just a part of my son's body that's unlike most of ours. But what if it isn't?

Living and Loving Your Life!

Maggie Lyon | Posted 03.10.2013 | Healthy Living
Maggie Lyon

I won't pretend to sit here and know exactly how you should go about seizing the day and loving your sparkling, precious life. Only you know what thrills and depresses you, and so much of this comes from tapping the seriously-wise voice inside.

Swimming the Bay: Escape From Alcatraz

Zach Dean | Posted 11.27.2012 | San Francisco
Zach Dean

Gasp after gasp was met with mouthfuls of the Pacific and soon panic was crashing over me. I was choosing the psychopath less traveled by. As I plowed forward, I prayed that there was no beastly guardian, unseen but for a fin, following in my wake.

Living Between Life and Death

Dan Gottlieb, Ph.D. | Posted 10.24.2012 | Healthy Living
Dan Gottlieb, Ph.D.

Here I sit every day with the exciting and unpredictable life of this ivy plant on my left and a reminder of peaceful smile of death on my right. And that's where I live. That's where we all live.

The Ride of Your Life Doesn't Start Somewhere Down the Road

Dennis Merritt Jones | Posted 08.15.2012 | Healthy Living
Dennis Merritt Jones

The older I grow the more I know this moment is as good as it gets because it's the only moment I have, so why not live in it as deeply and richly as I can.

Dead At 32: What Jamie Dyer Dordek Can Teach You About Living

Eli Davidson | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Eli Davidson

I didn't meet Jamie until after she died. Think life is certain? Guess again. Jaime was a blaze of florescent colors until she stepped off a curb ...