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Playfulness

Permission to Play

Karin Joy Whitley | Posted 12.22.2014 | Healthy Living
Karin Joy Whitley

At what age do we feel that playfulness, dressing up and acting silly, should stop? With our daily responsibilities, stress and obligations, don't we need some comic relief? Taking us back to childhood even for a few minutes can spark the child within us and lift our spirits.

Creating Fond Memories With Our Children

Dr. Hyder Zahed | Posted 11.15.2014 | Good News
Dr. Hyder Zahed

One of my friends who had also raised his daughter alone said that, "raising a daughter is the most masculine thing a man can do." From my own experience, I understood what this means.

Restoring the Playground

Gwen Gordon | Posted 02.12.2014 | Healthy Living
Gwen Gordon

My dog Macy is normally a pretty happy-go-lucky mutt. On our daily walks she greets every stranger like they're her long lost buddy -- all wags and ki...

This Playful Platypus Is One Happy Girl

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 10.20.2013 | Green

What do you get when you cross a duck with an otter with food and a belly rub? One very blissed out little platypus! Via Cute Creatures Great ...

Light Go On -- Part XI -- Presents

Thomas Bähler | Posted 11.23.2013 | Healthy Living
Thomas Bähler

Great Spirit faith is the right word faith came into my life brought into my life by you and I have faith that you will bring me more presents than...

12 Dolphins That Remind Us To Play

Posted 08.21.2013 | 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...

It Is Really About Self-Acceptance

Martha Pasternack | Posted 08.24.2013 | Healthy Living
Martha Pasternack

What would be possible for you if you embraced all of you -- your memories and your forgetfulness-bringing them together into the present moment? How would that be?

Couples That Play Together, Stay Together

Sadie Dingfelder | Posted 01.15.2013 | Healthy Living
Sadie Dingfelder

In his book Play, psychiatrist Stewart Brown says that play is key to keeping relationships from hardening into drudgery. But once you're coupled up and having regular discussions about who did the dishes last, play may not come as easily.

8 Ways To Be More Playful

Rev. Ed Bacon | Posted 01.14.2013 | Religion
Rev. Ed Bacon

Sometimes, in the face of challenges, we are called to return to being childlike. Sometimes play is the best antidote of all. Laughter rescues us and creativity gives us back our freedom.

The Essential Ingredient You May Be Missing For Happiness

Elisha Goldstein, Ph.D. | Posted 05.30.2012 | Healthy Living
Elisha Goldstein, Ph.D.

Incorporating just a bit more play in your life, or even changing the way your relate to playful activities that you're already doing, can have great benefits in your life. Choose to sprinkle some of this in today.

Playtime For Adults (It's Not What You Think)

Elisha Goldstein, Ph.D. | Posted 08.25.2011 | Healthy Living
Elisha Goldstein, Ph.D.

You can think of play as a fundamental way of bringing mindfulness into your life, creating spaces for your healthier mind to take root.

Retreating Back to Our Inner Child

Dylan Kendall | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dylan Kendall

Playing is a way of experiencing our world, a way of bringing joy to the mundane. And fundamentally: Play is a way of learning.

Playfulness - Can Getting Experimental Lead To Orgasm?

Suzie Heumann | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Suzie Heumann

It has been confirmed that becoming more uninhibited, playful and less self-conscious are all important ingredients in freeing orgasms and in producing multiple orgasms in women.