Article Archive for Practicing Happiness

Dr. Jean Houston on how to live a meaningful life
As I travel around the globe speaking and training, I have consistently found that most people ask me the same question: “How do...
Spend some time outside with Mother Earth
When was the last time you put your arms around your mother and told her you loved her? Although she may be the one getting the...
Take yourself out for a date on Valentine’s Day! Here are 5 creative ways to celebrate YOU!
Just because you didn't have a date for Valentine’s Day doesn't mean you should spend the rest of the month at home in your old...
An excerpt from ‘Parenting Without Power Struggles’
There are two stages involved in the process of working with a child whose behavior is problematic. The first, which I refer to...
Familiar memories “re-mind” us to reproduce the same experiences. If the past is holding you back, how can you grow?
Every day, as you see the same people (your boss, for example, and your spouse and kids), do the same things (drive to work,...
Eco-friendly Valentine’s Day gift ideas for the hopeless(ly) romantic
So your relationship is pretty fantastic. And your lover is amazing. You couldn’t possibly be happier ... except for one little...
An excerpt from ‘The Soul of Money’ by Lynne Twist
In the contemporary folktale Hershel and the Hanukkah Goblins by Eric Kimmel, a host of grisly goblins is bent on destroying a...
An excerpt from ‘The Soul of Money’ by Lynne Twist
What you appreciate appreciates. It’s true in our money culture, where a desirable house in a desirable neighborhood appreciates...
Racing against deadlines, sitting in traffic, arguing with your spouse .... There's so much in life that can make your body react...
How to help someone you love deal with the deeper issues behind their clutter
 If you live with someone who hoards or who has a problem with keeping clutter under control, it’s important to bear in mind that...