12 Little (and Big) Things to Be Grateful for in Life

When we are grateful, we have made a choice for positivity. In fact, feeling grateful increases our happiness by 25 percent as discovered by Robert Emmons, PhD, a scientific expert on gratitude. Yet, for many of us, gratitude doesn’t come easy. We may forget about it or not feel so grateful when we are going through […]

How to Teach Your Children Gratitude

You’ve lost sleep, energy, mental clarity and countless personal freedoms. Your word recall and patience are at an all-time low. There are times when those kids of yours get on your very last nerve, and you pray you won’t lose your mind. Yet every single day you are so achingly grateful for them it takes […]

3 Effective Ways to Accomplish More in Life

“To accomplish great things, we must dream as well as act.” ~Anatole France By Vanessa Davis We all have our “thing”, something we believe in that helps us to be better every day. Unfortunately, though, negative thoughts, laziness, and obstacles tend to muffle that inspiring whisper within us. Our egos preoccupy us with trifles when instead […]

Pursuing Your Passion – Why You Should Chase Your Dreams

By Jennifer Landis “Love what you do, and you’ll never work a day in your life.” You’ve probably heard this quote before, but it never meant anything to you because you don’t really like your job, and you don’t understand how anyone can. Work is work, after all — that’s the point. It’s supposed to be […]

33 Louise Hay Affirmations to Bring About Positive Change

Louise Hay, who passed away on August 30, 2017 at age 91, was a pioneer and champion of the self-development field. She had a troubled childhood, yet amazing life. She grew up in an unstable home, marked by poverty and abuse. She eventually ran away from home, became a model in New York City and […]

5 Ways to Feel Happier in the Next 5 Minutes

By Marcus Clarke Stress is a constant factor in many people’s lives. With the right tools, though, those who feel stressed can create a better mentality in as little as five minutes. While five minutes may seem like an insignificant amount of time to reduce stress, these activities can have a positive impact on mental […]