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December 30 - January 5

December 30 - January 5

January 06, 2018 - 6 stories
Ringing in the new with these fine reads, including morality and foreign languages, resolutions, dreams, and more.
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Patience, a Virtue

January 05, 2018 - 4 stories
Are you impatient with others? Maybe it has more to do with you than them. Cover Image: Grufnar/Shutterstock
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The Simple Things

January 04, 2018 - 4 stories
Rejoice the simple pleasures in life that get us through the day to day—they’re essential for making progress on life's goals. Cover image: RuslanIvantsov/Shutterstock
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Your Personal Best

January 03, 2018 - 4 stories
Getting to the most wonderful version of you. Read about your personal best, looking for you, what really help, and more. Cover Image: Kichigin/Shutterstock
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You 2.0

January 02, 2018 - 4 stories
Are resolutions a bust? Here are a few tricks to get your resolve in order. Happy New Year. Cover Image: BrigitteTohm/Pexels
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Peace on Earth

January 01, 2018 - 4 stories
Incivility and indecency seem to be the order in this modern day. Can there ever be peace on earth? Cover Image: Jakub Mrocek/Shutterstock
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Top Posts of 2017

December 30, 2017 - 44 stories
It's been a strange year. Let's at least end it with a few good reads. Cover Image: Stas Tolstnev
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Top Posts: December 2017

December 29, 2017 - 25 stories
Wrap up the holidays with these top posts on happiness, overeating, sexual misdeeds, and more. Main Image: NegativeSpace/Pexels
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Auld Lang Syne

December 28, 2017 - 4 stories
Time goes by. And being grateful for the friends and family in your life helps a lot. Cover Image: SydaProductions/Shutterstock
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Savor Your Joy

December 27, 2017 - 4 stories
We spend a lot of time regretting the past and fretting over the future. It’s time to live in the now and savor the moment. Cover Image: FreestocksPexels
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Give and Live

December 26, 2017 - 4 stories
The health benefits of altruism are many, but mostly giving can mean a happier and healthier life. Cover Image: Liljam-Shutterstock
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Ho Ho Ho

December 25, 2017 - 4 stories
Here are a few happy holiday reads, including essays about empathy, patience, and human nature. CoverImage: JoelCarterPexels
December 16 - 21

December 16 - 21

December 23, 2017 - 8 stories
Read some of our favorite pieces this week, exploring types of emotion, loneliness, and dating wisdom.
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Are You Collecting Wounds?

December 22, 2017 - 4 stories
Your emotional injuries don't have to take you hostage. Read about troubled childhoods, being unloved, revenge, and more. Cover Image: SebastianVoortman/Pexels
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Why We Buy

December 21, 2017 - 4 stories
Some of us are more natural consumers, while others want to live off the grid and not own a thing. Here's the behavioral science behind all things material. Cover Image: Kikovic/Shutterstock
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Simple Rituals

December 20, 2017 - 4 stories
Rituals are an effective tool against anxiety-provoking uncertainty, and life is often uncertain. Cover Image: Monkey Business Images/Shutterstock
Your Body Knows You

Your Body Knows You

December 19, 2017 - 4 stories
Our minds are influenced by how we move and how we use our bodies. Read about yoga as an antidepressant, the walking meeting, embodied cognition, and more. Cover Image: PeopleImages/iStock
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Healthy Imperfection

December 18, 2017 - 4 stories
Nothing is perfect, so stop trying to make it that way. Find the joy in doing the best you can, then leave it at that. Cover Image: fgmsp_pixabay
December 9 - 15

December 9 - 15

December 16, 2017 - 8 stories
Bundle up with these new essays on random acts of kindness, imposter syndrome, toys for kids, and more.
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Do You Feel Used?

December 15, 2017 - 4 stories
The wily Machiavellian will try to get what he or she wants from you. Here’s how to keep your guard. Cover Image: tharakornshutterstock

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