Courtney Sharkey

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The Wild Story Of How A Student Discovered His Birth Brother At His College, In The Same Major

Kieron Graham, a 20-year-old political science major at Kennesaw State University in Georgia, was adopted at three months old, but as he told …

Instagram Shuts Down Access From Other Apps

Facebook’s ongoing efforts to keep users within their own walled garden will soon result in the elimination of Instagram from third party apps, including Flipboard. On June 1, Instagram, which is owned by Facebook, will stop allowing many third parties to access the images in its feeds. If you have …

The 7-step morning ritual that will help you stay happy all day

Research shows that being happy actually makes you more productive. So let's kill two birds with one stone and focus on smiles.<p>What's the first step? Here's a little secret: Happy mornings don't start in the morning …

Habits of Happy People

In one of my previous posts, I have talked about “6 Good Habits that can help us to live a Happier life” now in this post, I am going to go through …

Happiness

6 Ways to Keep Your Woman Happy!

I like to say that I am an astute observer of healthy relationships. My mom and dad have been married for 48 years. My sister married her high school sweetheart and they are in their 21st year of marriage. I married my middle school sweetheart, and we've been married for 23 years. I'm surrounded by …

How 15 Positive Affirmations Can Change Your Life

<i>“Whether you think you can, or you think you can’t—you’re right.”</i> —Henry Ford<p>When Henry Ford first conceived of the V8 motor, his engineers told him …

4 Ways to Turn Positive Thinking to Positive Results

Keeping a positive outlook despite all the challenges in forex trading might not be enough to guarantee a better performance. Here's how you can get …

Positive Thinking

6 Mental Habits That Will Wear You Down

Do you struggle with self-doubt and self-defeating habits?<p>Do you want to feel more confident about yourself and what you have to offer?<p>Do you focus …

Psychology

6 subtle things highly productive people do every day

<b>Know how many days a week you're actually productive?</b><p><b>About three:</b><p>People work an average of 45 hours a week; they consider about 17 of those hours to be unproductive (U.S.: 45 hours a week; 16 hours are considered unproductive).<p>We could all be accomplishing a lot more — but then again, none of us …

Time Management

25 Feel Good Songs Sure To Put You In A Good Mood Immediately

Having a bad day? Need some motivation? These feel good songs are sure to put you in a good mood and get you moving immediately.<p>1. Pink – Raise Your …

Music

More Songs To Put You In A Better Mood

Did you read my Songs To Put You In A Better Mood post and wish that there were more songs to get you out of that funk? Well, today I am bringing you …

Music

7 ways to improve your mood in less than 5 minutes

And it's no wonder bad moods can sneak up on us so often. According to psychologist Guy Winch, author of the book Emotional First Aid: Healing …

Need A Mood Booster? Here’re 5 Ways To Get Happier Within 1 Minute

Let’s face it – everyone hits rough spots. (Unless you are Mary Poppins, she never seemed to get upset…) You might be sailing along, happy and …

10 Skills You'll Completely Lose When You're In A Relationship

When you're single, you develop an innate, sharply-defined sense of when NOT to text someone back -- you might not always follow this guideline …

7 Signs The Person You Love Is A Highly Sensitive Over-Thinker

NBC / Via Giphy<p>Have you fallen in love with someone who seems to question and ponder everything a billion times, backwards, and forwards? Does your …

11 Small Things You Can Do In A Marriage That Make A Big Difference

It's the little things.<p>Marriages are often thought of and celebrated in milestones -- weddings, babies and new houses, to name a few. But it's really the small, everyday moments of love, support and kindness between two people that define a lasting partnership.<p>We recently asked HuffPost readers to …

5 Happy Marriage Habits To Start Before You Tie The Knot

<i>by Jillian Kramer, BRIDES</i><p>Photo: Courtesy of CNP Montrose<p>Think you'll figure out how to make your marriage work as you go along? That's one way to do it, sure. But, "starting healthy habits before marriage can mean the difference between a marriage that thrives and lasts and a marriage that crumbles …

6 Toxic Relationship Habits Most People Think Are Healthy

Sure, they teach us the biology of sex, the legality of marriage, and maybe we read a few obscure love stories from the 19th century on how not to be.<p>…

How to Help Out a Stressed Spouse

Fact: Seeing your spouse stressed out is no fun. "We are wired to connect with other people, particularly those closest to us," explains Julie de Azevedo Hanks, Ph.D., LCSW, owner and director of Wasatch Family Therapy. "We help each other regulate our emotions. So it's important to support a …

6 relationship myths that can damage your marriage

How do you view marriage? If you picture it to be full of rainbows and butterflies, think again.<p>Expecting your marriage to be a certain way is …

7 things to do when your marriage is suffering

Marriage is hard work! I wish someone would have told me how hard this marriage thing really was.<p>Now, don't get me wrong I love my husband so much …

Coffeemakers

5 Signs You're In A Healthy Relationship

Relationships are risky. No matter how well you think you know the other person, there is no guarantee you won’t get hurt. In fact, in the best of …

Off-roading

8 Morning Rituals To Have A Great Day, Every Day

Having a go-to morning routine will transform you into an action-orientated individual who is driven, dedicated, passionate, and energized for the …

Energized

10 Ways to Reduce Stress in Under 10 Minutes

Running a business requires a clear, relaxed mind. Use these simple tips to get stress-free in a moments notice.<p>Although the cause of our stress can differ, it's something almost all working professionals suffer from now and again. But stress doesn't have to derail your day. Here are ten simple …

5 Steps To Reinvent Your Life By Traveling

“One’s destination is never a place, but a new way of seeing things.” – Henry Miller<p>Whenever I want to make a change in my life, I choose to travel. …

9 Celebrities Who Are Vocal About Mental Health Issues

Jennifer Lawrence, Emma Stone, and more Hollywood women share how they cope with mental health conditions and mood disorders in the public …

Do These 10 Things to Keep Your Brain Sharp and Healthy Later in Life

These behaviors and activities are proven to help keep your brain young.<p>Learning new information and skills throughout your entire life helps to keep …

Man Serenades 93-Year-Old Dying Wife With Love Song In Heartwrenching Video

An elderly man was filmed singing “You’ll Never Know” to comfort his 93-year-old wife as she lay in a hospice facility, and the footage is …