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Great Motivational Quotes To Read Before Going To Sleep

An alarming amount of our population suffers from insomnia or reports having low quality sleep. Sometimes after having a busy day I used to get in bed and have a hard time falling asleep because too many thoughts were rushing through my mind. After I picked up my meditation practice, and started …

'Leviathan' takes best foreign film at Palm Springs Film Fest

"Leviathan,"a brooding Russian film about one family's struggle to hold on to its land in a corrupt, far-flung village, is the winner of the Best Foreign Language Film of the Year at the Palm Springs International Film Festival.<p>"At once timely and timeless," read the jury's statement, "this film …

What to Do When You're Broken

Though no one likes it, each of us will find ourselves broken at some point in our journey. When we find ourselves there, what do we do? I've been …

Positive Thinking

9 Tips for Making Your Blog Better in 2015

New year, new outlook. The flipping of the calendar from 2014 to 2015 gives us all a chance to reboot and rethink. So why not take a fresh look at your blog?<p>Here are nine tips that'll put your blog on the right track in 2015 and beyond.<p><b>1. Stay focused.</b><p>Remember that a blog is a communication tool, …

20 Ideas To Squeeze In A Little Self-Care, No Matter How Busy You Are

If you are anything like me, and something tells me you are, you have a hell of a time fitting in self-care. Hey I get it; we're all busy …

Variety is the Spice of Emotional Life

In Disney’s <i>Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs</i>, each dwarf has a distinct personality and predominant emotion. There’s Happy, forever joyful and …

Three Things I Learned About Happiness from Living With Less

It’s so easy to get wrapped up during the Holidays. The malls are packed with people all <i>buying, buying, buying.</i> We rack our brains for what is the …

The #1 Question That Will Help You Turn Around Any Negative Situation

My five year old son recently asked me, "Mom, why are there bad guys in the world?" Without much thinking I replied, "Because without them no one …

Hey Fran Hey — 8 Myths About Happiness You May Unknowingly...

<b>8 Myths About Happiness You May Unknowingly Believe</b><p><b>Mind Body Green</b> writes:<p>Happiness is one of the great mysteries of life. We <b>wonder what will make us</b> …

Happy Money and the Science of Spending For Happiness

Executive Summary<p>Historically, financial planners have tended to focus more on strategies about how to earn or accumulate more money, grow and …

Stop Chasing After Happiness And Do This Instead

The constant pursuit of happiness can be demoralizing, and besides, there’s an upside to feeling bad. Here’s how to reframe your thinking.<p>Happiness! It’s the ultimate goal, isn’t it?<p>If only you could be a little happier, life would be better. The notion is so deeply engrained in our culture, it’s …

6 Surprising Reasons Gratitude Is Great for Your Health

<i>This article originally appeared on RealSimple.com.</i><p><i>Count your blessings. Say “thank you.” Consider yourself lucky.</i> They’re directives our parents …

15 Toxic Beliefs You Should Give Up to Be Happy

Luminita Saviuc, <i>Purpose Fairy</i> <b><br>Waking Times</b><p>There are so many limiting and toxic beliefs we hold on to, beliefs that keep us from living the happy, …

Unreasonable Happiness

How would you define happiness? For many people, it comes as a result of external events such as a relationship, a job, winning the lottery, buying a new car or going on vacation. If I told you that happiness can also be felt following a serious health crisis, a financial challenge, a death of a …

Unhappy & Don't Know Why? It Could Be One Of These Reasons

We all experience moments of insecurity, frustration, stress and depression. If you feel down and out it could be from your habits or beliefs. Here …

Loving What You Do Is the Cornerstone of Wealth and Happiness

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>There’s a lot of advice going around online these days telling people to do what you love, follow your childhood passions, and live happily ever after.<p>I don’t agree with it.<p>I’ve been there, I’ve seen others, and it doesn’t work.<p>You may be …

21 Habits of Happy People You Can Adopt in 2015

It's the perfect time of year to reflect on and learn from everything that happened in your life in 2014 and to set new inspiring intentions and goals for the year ahead.<p>Here are 21 habits of happy people you can adopt in 2015.<p><b>1. Forgive more.</b><p>The Buddha once said, "<i>Holding on to anger is like</i> …

2014: Reflections on Life, Simple Living and Happiness

At the end of every year I have a habit of going back and reviewing things that worked well in my life in the last 365 days. It's good to reflect on those things that helped increase our happiness -- and be really clear about those that didn't, so we can do something different. And because a big …

Motherhood Doesn't = Happiness, Says One Researcher--Do You Agree?

Not to bore you to pieces, but last night I was up five times with my baby, then woke up at the crack of dawn with my 2-year-old, who is whining in my ear for a cracker--right now. Yep, I'm tired. That's why a brand new--and kind of controversial--assessment of motherhood and happiness caught my …

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• One Plus 6<br>• Mobile<br>• Televisions<br>• Laptops<br>• Washing Machines<br>• Refrigerators<br>• Digital Cameras<p>crisis continuesRahul Reaches Out to Miffed Karnataka MLAs as Berth …

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The Refusal of Happiness: When Submission to God becomes Stereotypical Islamicity

A basic tenet of Islamic theology is that God has no wants or needs. Everything that God has revealed through God's angels and prophets is for the …

Want to Be Happy? Be Kind and Grateful

Above are two of my favorite viral photos. The one on the left is of Isaac Theil allowing college student Garvey Dutes to sleep on his shoulder in a New York subway car. The one on the right is of Gage Boucher, a grocery store employee, tying the shoes of an elderly customer. What I love about …

31 Days to Waking Up Happy for Life

1. Catch Some Zzz's—the Right Way<p>Turkish researchers found that people who tend to sleep on their right side have mellower dreams, with themes of …

Myers-Briggs Type Indicator

The <b>Myers-Briggs Type Indicator</b> (<b>MBTI</b>) is a personality test based on Carl Jung's theory of psychological types, designed to assist a person in …

Why Social Butterflies May Be Less Likely to Get Sick

If you’ve packed your social calendar as full as Santa’s sleigh (and you love the thought of all that socializing) lucky you: You might be less …

The Best Jobs For Every Personality Type

Does your job fit your personality?<p>The Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) personality test, which measures preferences like introversion and …