Extreme Camping Challenges


Camping isn’t just s’mores and fishing. Rich Monetti talks with Outward Bound about teens and teamwork in nature.

A Lesson You Can’t Prepare For


And one day the seat was empty. JC Perez-Duthie on how he dealt with a loss of a student.

Cool Your Life: 7 Ways to Depressurize


Feeling the heat? Hendrie Weisinger on how to cool down the stress.

A Heart Attack, A New Lease on Life

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The commitment I have to what I believe in only grows, but now I’ll be working smarter, more thoughtfully and more consciously!

THIS is the Real Way to Start Transforming Your Life

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Dave Kanegis on how to get in touch with yourself and get results.

I May Have Saved A Life


Jonathan Bane comes head to head with seeing signs of domestic violence, and makes a choice.

6 Practical Steps for Transforming Loss


What does self care after loss really mean? Judith Burdick walks us through the steps.

Brandon Strop: Finding Balance in the World of Disabled Bodybuilding


Erin Kelly looks at a young disabled bodybuilder’s story, and how it reflects on the impulses of society.

Confronting My Steppenwolf


Jonathan Delavan shares his inner struggles and the resulting insights over confronting his darker nature face-to-face.

Reconciling the Cruelty of Life


No matter the situation, you always have two options. You either give up or you get on with your life. You either live or you die.

12 Life and Love Lessons Dad Didn’t Teach Me


Philosopher Jerry L. Martin discovers that Dad’s best lessons were the ones he didn’t teach.

I Really Will Be Alright in the End


I’ll feel unbound, and will write in my journal at a bar up the street from the hotel that “it’s nice to be at peace with myself,” that I’ll learn to demand a better life, that I’ll date one boy and then another… and that I really will be alright in the end.

That Time Frank Sinatra Told Me the Secret to Life


A few years ago, Frank Sinatra let Zaron Burnett in on a little secret. Here, he shares it with us.

Getting Real With Life Doesn’t Equal ‘Reality TV’

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If you believe that watching ‘Keeping Up with the Kardashians’ is going to help your life, then it’s time to wake up.

4 Ways to Live an Amazing Life


You can live an amazing life and do things most people think are impossible.

Partner in Crime: 8 Voids in Your Life the Person You Marry Should Fill


Finding a partner to love and share your life with may not fix the world, but it makes it appear more beautiful.