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The Pregnancy Perspective

Jennifer Hamady | Posted 07.08.2013 | Healthy Living
Jennifer Hamady

As Mother's Day approaches, I am humbled by these lessons of partnership, as well as those of parenthood -- the privilege of birthing your best teacher, seeing your clearest mirror, and walking beside your greatest reminder for a lifetime.

Can't Ask for Help

CT Working Moms | Posted 10.28.2012 | Parents
CT Working Moms

"Hi, my name is Katie and I never ask for help."

5 Reasons 'My Kids Are My Whole Life' is a Stupid Thing to Say

Leslie Irish Evans | Posted 06.01.2012 | Parents
Leslie Irish Evans

Motherhood is, by its very nature, a "giving" job. We give physically, emotionally, mentally and spiritually to our children. But we need a sense of proportion and limits when it comes to our kids.

This Mother's Day, Just Say NO

Abi Cotler | Posted 07.10.2012 | Women
Abi Cotler

Saying no this Mother's Day and beyond will make you a better person. It will make you a better mom, a better daughter and it a better set of lungs with which to breathe for the world.

What Does Karma Yoga Mean?

Ed and Deb Shapiro | Posted 06.03.2012 | Healthy Living
Ed and Deb Shapiro

Serving enables us to step beyond our own desires and to release any sense of separation. It takes us out of selfishness and neediness, and in the process we see our own self-centeredness in greater perspective.

Selfless Acts

John Harden | Posted 03.19.2012 | Impact
John Harden

Jennifer VanderLaan isn't one to judge a person based on appearance. The 34-year-old wife and mother understands that no matter your background or social status everyone needs a helping hand at some point.

5 Reasons to Selflessly Serve

Viral Mehta | Posted 02.15.2012 | Healthy Living
Viral Mehta

When you serve, you discover that often the most important things you have to offer are not things at all. You start to uncover the full range of resources at your disposal -- your time, presence, attention -- and recognize that the ability to give stems from a state of mind and heart.

We May Be Born With An Urge to Help

The New York Times | Nicholas Wade | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

Biologists are forming a better view of humankind than the traditional opinions of it as warlike and selfish....