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compassion

The Best Dog For Every Zodiac Sign

We check our horoscopes to find out how well we'll get along with love interests—why not do the same with our furry friends?

March 16

13 Amazing Ways To Spend Your Money This Black Friday

Today, we're all about hitting the snooze button, avoiding the lines, and giving our money some meaning.

Emma Loewe
November 25 2016

The Old-School Secret To Raising Happy, Successful Kids

We've forgotten that this "soft skill" can make a big difference in a kid's trajectory.

Richard Rende
August 4 2016

3 Simple Ways To Raise Generous Children

When kids believe in their own ability to make a difference, the possibilities are endless.

Susan Verde
July 25 2016

Are You A Highly Empathic Parent? Here's What You Need To Know

Emma Seppälä, Ph.D., the Science Director of Stanford University’s Center for Compassion and Altruism Research and Education, explains how to tell if...

Dr. Emma Seppälä
April 20 2016

How To Nurture Your Relationship When Life Gets In The Way

External factors play a huge part in how we treat our significant others, unless we consciously curb that tendency. So, focus on what you can...

Tyler Leslie
April 6 2016

Think You're Always Right? It's Probably Ruining Your Relationship

Eckhart Tolle goes as far as to describe the need to be right as a form of violence. At its mildest, it is inflexibility. At its height, it manifests...

Dr. Roger Landry
March 29 2016

Teaching Kids To Share Is Tricky. Here's How I Did It

Is forcing our children to share with others really the right approach? Instead, I've used these three tips to naturally increase my son's willingness...

Jennifer Mielke
February 14 2016

A Simple Mindfulness Exercise To Promote Kindness & Self-Compassion

As a doctor of preventive and lifestyle medicine, I know the importance of stress management. And a key element of managing stress and finding true...

Dr. Jennifer Weinberg
February 11 2016

10 Easy Ways To Cultivate Compassion

The virtue of compassion is universally valued. When you commit to practicing compassion, your relationships become more intimate. Anxiety and...

Dr. Lissa Rankin
January 26 2016

Why Forgiveness Is The Key To Successful Relationships + 7 Ways To Practice It

Forgiveness usually only makes headlines when truly terrible things happen to people. A murderer goes on a rampage. A drunk driver kills a mother and...

Dr. Fred Luskin
December 15 2015

5 Truths About Emotionally Unavailable People (From Someone Who Once Was One)

Six years ago, I left my husband after years of enduring his cheating and betrayal. Shortly after he proposed to me, he sat me down and revealed that...

Sarah Rusca Cline
December 11 2015

How To Have A Great Relationship — No Matter What You're Going Through

When all is going well, most of us find it easy to be generous, appreciative, and kind with our partners. But what happens once things are less than...

Linda Carroll, M.S.
November 7 2015

Here's What True Love Is (And What It Isn't)

Did you know that some languages have many words for love — each one a different permeation of the many facets of love? For example, Sanskrit has 96...

Margaret Paul
November 4 2015

3 Questions To Ask Before Ending Your Relationship

Studies show that only 38% of those married in America describe themselves as happily so. Apparently, we don’t call it quits all that easily. Rather,...

Katherine Woodward Thomas
September 14 2015

Are You Too Empathetic In Your Relationship? 4 Ways To Tell

Meryl Streep once said, “The great gift of humans is that we have the power of empathy.” Empathy, or the ability to recognize someone else’s emotions...

Dr. Patricia Thompson
July 21 2015

5 (Free!) Ways To Gain Wisdom Every Day

After my marriage ended, I had to make big choices every day: anger versus compassion, forgiveness versus resentment, more television to distract the...

Emma Dixon
July 6 2015