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Why It's Totally OK To Feel Sad & Lonely

Most of last year I was sad. There were lots of moments I felt myself trying to talk through the feeling with friends with the hope that I could...

Kavita Patel
June 26 2015

Why "Skinny" Is Not A Compliment

For anyone who has struggled with weight issues, being called "skinny" can be just as uncomfortable as being called chubby. I have been naturally thin...

Taynua Page
June 26 2015

The People-Pleaser's Guide To Saying No

Tired of spending your precious Saturday afternoons at yet another toddler's birthday party? Can't understand how you got stuck organizing the company...

Jude Temple, R.N.
June 14 2015

A 5-Step Plan To Calm Down When You’re Upset

Whenever I get upset, I wonder if it's just me, since it often seems like everyone else is so cool and collected. But other people must freak out...

Kaia Roman
June 11 2015

6 Scientifically Proven Reasons To Laugh More

Comedian Kevin Hart once said, “Laughter heals all wounds, and that's one thing that everybody shares. No matter what you're going through, it makes...

Why Spending Time With Friends Boosts Your Oxytocin

When you're depressed, it can feel easier to retreat inward into the world of your depression, rather than reach out to others and seek healthy...

Debbie Hampton
June 2 2015

What Most People Get Wrong About Forgiveness

In this video from revitalize, Luskin explains the biggest misconception about forgiveness, and offers insight on how to let go.

May 30 2015

Why We Should All Give Each Other More Compliments

Generating more positive energy through this very simple act can be a powerful way to make a difference in the world.

Kaia Roman
May 27 2015

Why "Baggage" Doesn't Make Someone Undateable

The truth is, most people carry baggage on their proverbial relationship flights.

Megan Bruneau, M.A.
May 23 2015

7 Tips For Better Communication In All Of Your Relationships

A major cause of stress for most people is the realm of interpersonal relationships. Whether with your partner, at home with family members, with...

Michael T. Murray, N.D.
December 14 2014

How To Clear Toxic People & Relationships From Your Life

It's not always easy to end relationships that aren't working, but here are three things to consider when determining whether or not it's time to say...

Pegah Kadkhodaian
September 19 2014

How To Set Boundaries Without Being Mean

You know that feeling when you say "yes" to something, then immediately regret it? Whether it’s volunteering for a committee or agreeing to pick up...

Vanessa Loder, MBA
May 31 2014

​How To Avoid Competing With Your Friends

“You made how much money from your last freelance project?” I asked my friend after she told me what she got paid for a freelance writing assignment.

Jennifer Blanchard
September 22 2013

A Quick Checklist For Getting Along With Other People

Human beings are tribal in nature. Being raised in community is part of our social evolution. With the exception of the occasional Tarzan, we're...

Silvia Mordini
April 9 2013