Prince’s Legacy Reminds Dads That It’s Okay To Be “Weird”

James Woodruff has been struggling to write about a dad who was embarrassed by his young son. The death of Prince today has put the situation in perspective. Here is how.

Journeys Through Trans Masculinity

Men everywhere are speaking out about the pressure they feel to “be a man.” These trans men describe their similar struggles with finding acceptance for who they are.

The ‘You Are Loved’ Project Uses Murals to Change Lives

Artist and musician Alex Cross uses his creative gifts to spread hope and encouragement.

Dear Divorced Man: Your Future Abundance Relies on Today’s Acceptance

Denying your resilience, while human, is not helpful. Bill Douglas points the way to what will get you through.

Tales of Tolerance and Multiculturalism

Louise Thayer muses on how we can be more accepting at a time when division defines our politics.

The Parents’ Guide to Helping Your Kids Feel Included

In Part 3 of the series, “Every Family Has a Story,” Darla Johnson reminds us to be proactive in helping our kids feel loved and accepted.

The 8 Stages of Becoming a Human Being

Sean Swaby has found that life is hard. It just is. But waking up is more fun than dreaming.

My Husband Never Changes the Toilet Paper Roll

Does that mean he’s passive aggressive, or doesn’t love or respect me?

The 3As In Relationship Success: Acceptance, Appreciation, Acknowledgement

Why is it so hard to accept the person we love? Steven Lake explores this and more to understand the 3As for relationship success.

I Have 1,413 Facebook Friends. So Why Do I Feel So Alone?

Moving past the fear of rejection and embracing the risk of being vulnerable.

Forget Your New Year’s Resolutions … Well, Not Quite … But Give Them Time

Louise Thayer advises not to rush into resolutions too quickly, because the soul needs time to process what the mind is demanding.

Making A Relationship Gratitude List: How To Set A Positive Tone For The New Year

The easiest way to be happy in your relationship is to identify what makes you grateful about the other person. If the list is short you have to look harder . . . or for another person.

AUDIO: The Power of Surrender

Surrendering to “what is” can be one of the most courageous acts a human being can choose to do—here’s why…

A Meditation on Giving Up

Accept that you are sometimes powerless. It’s surprisingly empowering.

A Healthy Way to Aspire to a Better Life

If you’re unhappy, try living in the moment in order to find peace and purpose.

Rut Maneuvers: 15 Ways to Dig Yourself Out of The Hole

Matthew Sweet shares practical advice about how to recover after you hit the ditch.