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7 lessons about finding the work you were meant to do

<i>Emily Pidgeon</i><p>You don’t “find your calling,” you fight for it — and other lessons from people who found their passion (sometimes late in life).<p>Whether …

How I Became A Morning Person, Read More Books, And Learned A Language In A Year

It wasn’t as hard as it sounds: I used four principles to start small habits that built into big, long-term outcomes. Here’s how.<p>You’ll notice that I made the title of this post sound quite impressive (at least I hope I did!).<p>But the great thing about this story is that anyone can have such an …

6 Things You Should Always Expect From Your Partner

<b>There are times it’s hard to know what you should be expecting from your partner.</b> No one wants to be seen as pushy, nagging, and full of assumptions. …

Top 40 Useful Sites To Learn New Skills

The web is a powerful resource that can easily help you learn new skills. You just have to know where to look. Sure, you can use Google, Yahoo, or …

Dotted mandala stones reveal artist's vibrant life

For some, creating art and practicing meditation are one and the same.<p>Elspeth Mclean, an Australian artist living in Canada, hand-paints mandala …

Could you be an empath?

Anyone with a high level of sensitivity may have wondered. Here's what you need to know.<p>Empaths are more than just sensitive people. They feel the …

Purina fights lawsuit claiming Beneful makes dogs deathly ill

Virginia Burgardt blames Nestlé Purina PetCare, the second largest selling pet food maker behind Mars Petcare, for nearly killing her Great Dane …

Why Are You Here? Living Your Life’s Purpose

Jeena Cho<p>In exactly three days, I’ll be taking a seven-week road trip, driving from Ft. Lauderdale, FL to Seattle, WA, then finally back to the Bay …

This video of a Leitrim waterfall has lulled millions of people off to sleep

A VIDEO OF A Leitrim waterfall has been helping millions of people around the world get some well-needed shuteye.<p>Local artist Johnnie Lawson uploaded …

The Secret to Well-Being

Like love, happiness is often treated like a physical object we must find and snatch up. Yet, also like love, happiness is something we are more likely to cultivate within ourselves than stumble upon in our wanderings. As the Dalai Lama said, "Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from …

Self Compassion

Remembering Peggy Freydberg, a 107-Year-Old Poet Whose Career Was Just Getting Started

<i>Margaret “Peggy” Freydberg lived in a cottage on Martha’s Vineyard and wrote beautiful, visual, introspective poetry that only a small circle of friends knew about. Her latest collection,</i> Poems from the Pond, <i>edited by Laurie David, will be released later this month. Freydberg died on March 27, a</i> …

6 Instagram Challenges to Kickstart Your Creativity

Sometimes the only push you need to get creative is a good hashtag. Having a whole team rooting for you and sharing their creative work is incredibly inspiring. So whether you want to practice your hand-lettering or photography, there’s no better time than now to get involved in these Instagram …

Creative Work

The Secret to Dropping More than 30 Pounds Fast

Tap into the power of negative training.<p>Almost everyone who's lost weight has eventually put the weight back on. Why this cruel reality? It's simple, really: During the first months of any diet, your body loses both fat and muscle. Then, when you gain back the weight, you add back only fat because …

Fitness

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50 Loving Sentiments We Should All Say More Often

Make a choice to consciously nurture your relationships with verbal communications of love. Be kind and sincere. Ask open-ended questions with an open heart. Listen empathically and non-defensively. Remember, there are no conditions, no strings, no expectations, and no manipulations. Simply, love …

How to craft your own Instagram photo strips

With Instagram, any boring photo is only a crop, filter, and tilt-shift away from becoming a piece of art.<p>Some might argue that such laziness through filtering discourages true photographic creativity, but there's no denying the Internet's obsession with the photo social network. If anything, it's …

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