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Daily Meditation: Seasons Turn

Posted 03.20.2014 | Religion

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

10 Life Lessons From My First Real Winter

Lindsay Holmes | Posted 05.03.2014 | Healthy Living
Lindsay Holmes

Nobody wants to slip on ice in a skirt and tights, but the point is you stand back up and take the next wobbly steps toward the subway. The same thing goes for anything in life, whether it's in your personal relationships or at work. You aren't going to sit firmly planted in the snow -- you're going to keep going.

9-Step Yoga Sun Salutation -- To Find Balance on the Autumnal Equinox

Lauren Cahn | Posted 11.23.2013 | Healthy Living
Lauren Cahn

As the first frost approaches, promising to decimate a summer's worth of flowers in one cruel night, as the trees begin to take on a skeletal appearance, we are forced to contemplate and process some highly primal dualities: life and death; hope and regret; desire and fear.

10 Ways To Lighten Up Today

Donna Henes | Posted 06.21.2013 | Healthy Living
Donna Henes

After months of lethargy and holiday indulgences, we are feeling anxious to be active again. We are suddenly more alert, attentive, antsy, enthusiastic. We feel a surge of exuberance and verve. Our sap is rising, too.

Fox's Phoney War

David Trumble | Posted 02.08.2013 | Media
David Trumble

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Weather May Have Spurred Famous Historical Event

Posted 04.21.2012 | Science

By: Natalie Wolchover Published: 04/20/2012 01:12 PM EDT on Lifes Little Mysteries Historical records indicate that, worldwide, witch hunts occur ...

What Mark Will You Leave
on the World?

Maria Rodale | Posted 02.25.2012 | Home
Maria Rodale

As some of you know, this time of year is my favorite time to truly reflect on the past and the future. Things seem to slow down enough that there's f...

The Future Of OzerskyTV

Josh Ozersky | Posted 08.02.2011 | Food
Josh Ozersky

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Dressed for Success: Style vs. Trends

Lisa Mirza Grotts | Posted 05.27.2011 | Style
Lisa Mirza Grotts

Of the over one hundred etiquette subjects I have taught, dress and etiquette are always in the top ten. Dressing is not like setting the table, where rules rule. Are there rules for dress? You bet, but there's a lot more freedom of style.

Sensing Four Seasons at a Tokyo Office Building

Jared Braiterman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Jared Braiterman

What roles can corporations play in transforming urban landscapes? This year a Japanese company constructed a bold new building in Tokyo's central business district that brings nature into the work environment and out to the street.

Groundhog Day: Halfway Through Winter

Donna Henes | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Donna Henes

February second is the exact halfway point between the Winter Solstice and the Spring Equinox. It is the winter midpoint or cross-quarter day. The duskiest, coldest season is now officially half over!

No Hurricane Worries? Not So Fast

Joseph B. Treaster | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Joseph B. Treaster

Here's the bad news about the quiet, almost peaceful hurricane season in 2009: Right away, people start thinking this is the norm. They start to relax and maybe even make fun of hurricanes.

Stress Much This Season?

Lissa Coffey | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Lissa Coffey

'Tis the season... for stress? NBC Dateline reports that 41% of people interviewed said that the holidays are as stressful as a job interview. In other words, "very stressful."

Autumn Poems: Add YOUR Favorites!

John Lundberg | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
John Lundberg

The Pumpkin Spice Latte is back on the Starbucks menu, a sure sign that autumn is almost here (it actually begins on Tuesday). To help celebrate the season, I've collected excerpts from some of my favorite autumn poems below. Scroll down to add YOUR favorites!

Falcons Owner & Home Depot Founder Speaks

Graham Bensinger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Graham Bensinger

Bensinger: Your reaction when you first heard the rumors about Michael Vick being linked to dog fighting. Arthur Blank: I didn't believe it. I had no reason to believe it.

In the Spirit of the Season

Paula Gordon | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Paula Gordon

Troubled by the bitter ironies and profound contradictions military chaplains embody, I took a long walk. The inescapable facts are that the military...

Gift of the Magi: Being Present

Suzette Standring | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Suzette Standring

I fall prey to obligation, guilt, or the fear of appearing cheap or thoughtless. None of that is assuaged when I offer up potpourri. The cultural pressure to buy is deeply ingrained.