LifeStyle: Smart Living

The 5 Stages of Stress (and Why It's Important to Know Which One You're In)

Thursday  22:05,   22 june 2017

Stressed? You're not[...]

Why You Need to Find Your Tribe

Tuesday  19:40,   20 june 2017

Why finding like-minded supportive people in your life can become your super power I'm forty-two years old, and today I was in a relay race. Seriously. I was on a two person team. We had to do an inch-worm, a bear crawl, and well get the[...]

Between The Ages of 35 and 45? 5 Ways To Know If You're In A Mid-Career Slump

Monday  21:48,   19 june 2017

Do you find yourself phoning it in at a job you used to love? It could be the dreaded mid-career slump. It feels like yesterday that you graduated from college and embarked on your career with excitement. Or does it? Because when you really stop to [...]

Why Happiness Doesn't Make You Happy

Monday  21:30,   19 june 2017

Why we're thinking about happiness all wrong, and what to do about it. I bet if I were to ask you what you want out of life, you'd say (in one form or another) that you want to be happy. I'd also venture that if I were to press you and ask what [...]

10 Things the Nicest People Never Do

Monday  19:40,   19 june 2017

What you do is important, but what you choose not to do also helps define you. Some of the most successful people I know are also the nicest. That's no coincidence, since no one ever does anything worthwhile alone -- and that means building great[...]

The Secret Behind Why Millennials Are the Happiest Generation Ever

Friday  21:25,   16 june 2017

Think the avocado toast joke has gotten old? You’re not alone. Truth is, it’s time to start paying less attention to how millennials save their money and pay more attention to how they spend it, instead. Doing so may reveal why millennials are the[...]

The inside story behind the rapid rise of the fidget spinner trend

Wednesday  22:25,   14 june 2017

Few agree on how the toy got its start, but no one can deny its ubiquity.The fidget spinners trend took over the U.S. as some experience love: quickly, deeply, and very unexpectedly. And just like love, nobody can pinpoint when it[...]

7 Things You Might Not Know About Working as a Disney Princess

Wednesday  22:05,   14 june 2017

They bring our favorite childhood classics to life as Belle, Ariel, and Cinderella every day of the week. It’s even possible that one of your cherished mementos is a picture you’ve taken with one of them. But behind the beaming smile, floor-length[...]

Want to Be a Lot Happier? Never Do Any of These 9 Things

Friday  20:15,   09 june 2017

Happiness isn't always about what you do. Happiness is often about what you don't do -- especially if it involves these nine things. If you're less than happy with your life -- either personally or professionally -- the problem isn't[...]

9 Bad Habits You Must Break to Be More Productive

Friday  19:57,   09 june 2017

When it comes to productivity, the little things make all the difference. Quit sabotaging yourself with these bad habits. Nothing sabotages your productivity quite like bad habits. They are insidious, creeping up on you slowly until you don't even[...]

I Tracked Every Dollar I Spent For a Month

Friday  07:30,   09 june 2017

For 30 days straight, I wrote down every single dollar I spent. Yes, I know, you're thinking, "Girl, you're cray." Well, you're right. I didn't just estimate the cost or round up to the nearest cent. I meticulously snapped[...]

9 Ways to Combat Social Media Envy

Friday  07:20,   09 june 2017

We all have our insecurities and moments of feeling inferior to others. We all have our insecurities and moments of feeling inferior to others who appear to have it all. If reading your friends' statuses about their exciting lives announcing[...]

What to look for when adopting a dog

Friday  07:05,   09 june 2017

Thinking of adopting a shelter dog, but have heard some horror stories about pups turning into psychotic, untrainable balls of fur? There's a trick to picking the right one. The key is friendliness. That’s the No. 1 quality to look for, says[...]

7 Things I Wish I Knew When I Was 21

Thursday  22:40,   08 june 2017

A successful serial entrepreneur shares the wisdom at 40 he wished he knew then. As I enjoy my 40th year on this planet, it's an exciting time to look back and think of the many, many mistakes I've made along the way. Ok, well, maybe I wouldn't[...]

I Started Meditating, and This Is What Happened

Thursday  21:55,   08 june 2017

If I said you could break your phone addiction, declutter your closets, and enjoy better sleep and more stable moods with just minutes of free meditation a day, would you try it? I have family members deep into meditation, and had experimented[...]