I Traded Small Talk For Truth & Here’s The Beautiful Thing I Learned.
I’ve never cared for small talk. Small talk in the dentist’s chair is even worse. “So where do you work?” “Where do you live?” “Do...Read more
Dad Tackles Suicide Statistics With Homemade Messages Of Love.
Suicide is more than a personal tragedy. It's a nationwide issue — the 10th leading cause of death in the U.S. — that's becoming more and...Read more
6-Yr-Old With Multiple Disabilities Inspires 1000s In Cute Motivational Videos.
Whenever you're feeling down about your life it's a good idea to count your blessings. Just knowing that things could always be worse can lift...Read more
Stopping This 1 Behavior Immediately Will Make You Dramatically Happier.
I finally caught on to the need to cut off this behavior. It will make a huge difference for you too. There are plenty of...Read more
What The Kentucky Derby Taught Me About Self-Worth.
For the first time in the 145-year history of the Kentucky Derby, the horse that crossed the finish line first was not crowned the winner....Read more
Study Says People Would Give Up A Quarter Of Their Lifetime Income For This 1 Thing.
The quest to keep employees motivated is a never-ending one. But that quest is even further challenged when we realize that 70 percent of employees are actually disengaged at work,...Read more
I Have A Breakdown Every 3 Months — & That’s Okay.
About once a fiscal quarter I have a quick meltdown. It has nothing to do with the fiscal quarter at all, but it’s pretty consistently...Read more
The Beautiful Thing That Happened When I Saw Myself Through Someone Else’s Eyes.
I grew up with a skewed perspective of myself. During my teens and 20s, trying to escape my own head was akin to trying to...Read more
How My Husband’s Father, A Holocaust Survivor, Chose Love Over Fear.
Each year on May 4, which is a day of remembrance, the entire population of the Netherlands stops for two minutes of silence at 8 p.m.,...Read more
The 1 Unexpected, Beautiful Way To Motivate Kids To Do Well In School.
Of course, we want to do all that we can for our kids to help them succeed — keep an eye on them (even using technology if...Read more
Stephen Hawking’s 2 Simple Tips To Live A Long, Inspired Life.
When theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking passed last year, the world also lost what many consider to be one of the greatest minds of our generation. The Cambridge luminary...Read more
I Have Two Different Size Feet & Here’s Why I Love How Wonderfully Weird That Is.
One of my feet is a full size bigger than the other one. Not just a smidge, not a half size. A full size. Right...Read more
The Promise Every Mom Perfectionist Should Make To Themselves.
Spontaneity. A characteristic that I simply do not possess. I would describe myself as more of a dreamer. A planner. A perfectionist to some degree....Read more
“This Is Us” Creator’s Emotional Story About George R. R. Martin Has Twitter Bawling.
We've all heard the quote, "Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a hard battle," but it's not every day that we get to see these words...Read more
We’ve All Been There — What To Do If You Have No Idea Who You’re Talking To.
Innocent chat. A friendly face approaches you and starts up a conversation. Strangely, this person seems to know a whole lot about you. They ask...Read more
I Learned To Face The Monster That Is My Fear & Now It’s My Friend.
The simplest tasks can be near impossible when you have anxiety. It’s a life of its own. It can determine your day, your relationships, your...Read more
What I Learned About Life Visiting The Island Where John Wrote “Revelation.”
On a trip to Greece a few years ago, my husband and I island-hopped. That meant arriving without a reservation for a place to stay, with...Read more
A Letter To My Friends Having Babies After I Lost Mine.
A letter to my friends having babies: You are not my trigger. The past six months have been challenging for my family. We live in...Read more
The 7 Words My Husband Said To Me That Changed My Life Forever.
I used to care so much about what people thought of me. I always tried to be kind, I tried to not step on anyone’s...Read more