20 Ways to Choose Happiness

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“Unhappiness occurs when we obsess about the past or worry about the future. Peace and serenity are found in the present moment.”

5 Ways to Nurture Greatness in Your Son

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“You don’t raise heroes, you raise sons. If you treat them like sons, they’ll turn out to be heroes, even if it’s just in your own eyes.”-Walter Schirra Sr.

The Gift of a Smile

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People don’t have to be nice. If we can be grateful when they are, we can start being nicer.

How Gratitude Helped Me Find My Way to Monogamy

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Joanna Schroeder never thought she’d get married.

12 Things Your Partner Needs To Hear More Often

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Jordan Gray says that the daily maintenance of a relationship is so much easier when you employ even a few of these twelve phrases.

Thank You For All You’ve Given Us Robin Williams

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With the discussion of the recent passing of comedy great Robin Williams and what his death might mean, let us not forget what his life taught us.

If You’re Going To Compare Yourself To Others, Do It Like This

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If you’re looking around now and seeing a world full of people who have it better than you, you may just be looking wrong.

A Teaspoon of Expletives Helps the Compliment Go Down

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Sometimes it takes a few swear words and threat of bodily harm from a good friend to allow gratitude in.

Stop Waiting For Someday. Your Life is Today.

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Aaron Anderson, a student and new father, found himself overwhelmed and battling anxiety. The solution was simple: Gratitude.

Gratitude is Magic

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Josh Solar explains his very unscientific recipe for happiness.

Space Queens, Family, Food, Friends, Stuff and Other Things I’m Thankful For At This Late Hour.

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24 Things I’m Thankful For That Aren’t Boobs (Mostly).

What’s More Precious Than a ’57 Chevy? [Video]

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Dillan DiGiovanni was truly moved by this father’s gratitude for his precious son.

Is It Magic or Intention?

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Dillan DiGiovanni recommends we say “please” and “thank you” with more intention.

How We’re Just Like the Rest of You

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The work of Purple Sherbet Photography inspired JJ Vincent to show y’all how he and his partners are just like the rest of you.

Dadmissions on Mother’s Day: What My Wife Has Taught Me

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This Mother’s Day, Pete Wilgoren shares what his wife has taught him about life, love, and the pursuit of parenting.

Regarding Gratitude: Time for Less Talk, More Walk

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Lori Dunlap has some concerns about the push for gratitude. She thinks people may be trying to skip the tough stuff.