Jackie Grant

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Neuroscience research reveals a simple daily ritual that can make you happier

Actually, I'm wrong…<p>The research says we're really big on touching — our phones, that is. People touch their phones 85 times a day.<p>But how many times a day do you touch <i>someone else</i>? Probably not nearly as often. That's kinda messed up, don't ya think?<p>You need to touch people more. It will improve …

15 Habits That Are Costing You Happiness

But when you step back and remember the bigger picture and purpose of life -- love, enjoyment, growth, unity, appreciation, beauty, connection, creativity -- they suddenly lose all significance and you can get back to peace and happiness.<p><b>1. Comparing yourself to others.</b><p>Comparison has been called …

Henry David Thoreau

14 TED Talks to watch when you're feeling totally burned out

If this sounds like you, odds are you're burned out.<p>Burnout isn't just the greatest challenge to the global health system or a drain on the American workplace — it's wreaking havoc on your well-being.<p>But with the help of TED's expansive online library of presentations, you can quickly learn what …

31 Easy Ways to Become Happier in a Month

Don’t get me wrong. Before this plan became a lifestyle, I first had to remove the tumors of self-gratification and hubris (which dictated an …

Sharpen your parenting skills with ‘What Great Parents Do’

By Mia Geiger<p>Looking for advice on parenting but don’t want to wade through reams of studies? A new book offers help. In “What Great Parents Do: 75 Simple Strategies for Raising Kids Who Thrive,” Erica Reischer offers practical tips in an easy-to-read format.<p>Reischer, a clinical psychologist and …

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15 Habits That Can Lift Your Spirits

<b>Drink coffee (not too much, though).</b><p>They don’t call it “Central Perk” for nothing. As a central nervous system stimulant, caffeine doesn’t just boost …

Building Credit Doesn’t Have to Be a Catch-22

By Travis Peterson<p>It seems like the moment I graduated from high school, I had credit card offers arriving in the mail. They came with offers of free …

Stop Chasing Happiness: 17 Alternative Ways to Live a Great Life

<b>“If only we’d stop trying to be happy we’d have a pretty good time.” ~Edith Wharton</b><p>I have a question for you.<p>What would you be willing to sacrifice …

This Week's $83 ALDI Shopping Trip

We went to ALDI last night and got some GREAT deals! (Check out this post for the deals I found on coconut oil and eggs!)<p><b>Note: If you missed my post</b> …