Posts Tagged ‘Inspiring’

5 Inspiring Quotes To Read When You Feel Like You Have No Control

Feeling stressed? You’re not alone. We all have a center of wisdom and balance within us, but sometimes life takes over and we can feel all over the place! We all need a course-correcting tool — A “GPS for the Soul” — to help us find our way back to center. The guide below will […]

100 Ways to Make Your Baby Smile: Inspiring Ideas to Keep Your Baby Happy Every Day

100 Ways to Make Your Baby Smile: Inspiring Ideas to Keep Your Baby Happy Every Day Making your baby smile for the first time is one of life''s most memorable moments. Babies are the greatest audience. Bring a baby to any adult and, without exception, they will do something to try and make the baby […]

11 Inspiring Ideas for Your Morning Ritual

According to the ancient Advaita philosophy, the morning has a special energetic quality to it – it’s still, peaceful and enlightened in nature. This makes it the perfect time to set intentions, connect with your inner spirit and meditate. Creating a morning ritual incorporating some of these elements can help ensure you go out into […]

Your Musical Child: Inspiring Kids to Play and Sing for Keeps

Your Musical Child: Inspiring Kids to Play and Sing for Keeps (String Letter Publishing). What makes a child fall in love with learning to play music? How does talent develop? When is the right time to start lessons? Which instrument is the best fit? Why is practice so challenging and what can parents do to […]

Your Musical Child: Inspiring Kids to Play and Sing for Keeps

Your Musical Child: Inspiring Kids to Play and Sing for Keeps What makes a child fall in love with learning to play music? How does talent develop? When is the right time to start lessons? Which instrument is the best fit? Why is practice so challenging and what can parents do to keep kids musically […]

Lyft Driver Collects Beautifully Inspiring Messages From His Passengers

A Lyft driver is telling the fascinating stories behind his passengers. Zia Ahmed, a driver in San Francisco, encourages his customers to write a message to other passengers in a project called Lyft Me Up San Francisco. He’s collected countless thought-provoking notes, and is now publishing them in a book which he expects to be […]

This Inspiring Teacher Has A Rather Unusual Way Of Getting His Students To Learn

Over 25 years, “The Oprah Show” saluted dozens of the world’s best teachers who were changing the world one student at a time in their classrooms. One of Oprah’s all-time favorites was Ron Clark, a high-energy teacher from North Carolina who never stops smiling. After teaching in a rural area for five years, he moved […]

This Inspiring Teacher Has A Rather Unusual Way Of Getting His Students To Learn

Over 25 years, “The Oprah Show” saluted dozens of the world’s best teachers who were changing the world one student at a time in their classrooms. One of Oprah’s all-time favorites was Ron Clark, a high-energy teacher from North Carolina who never stops smiling. After teaching in a rural area for five years, he moved […]

Inspiring Yourself to Achieve Greater Things in Life

Every individual is fired by ambitions and has a vision of what they want to do with their lives. For some, their ambitions are short-term, for others, long-term. For some, the ambitions may encompass only themselves. For others it may include their family, friends, city, nation or even the world. This doesn’t imply of course […]

5 Qualities of an Inspiring Woman, in Honor of International Women’s Day

Each International Women’s Day, the global community pauses to reflect on women who inspire. Sometimes these women are famous, sometimes they are historical — but just as often they are seemingly regular women you’ve never read about in a newspaper or text book. On a recent field visit with Save the Children in Uganda, I […]

Inspiring Quotes From 100 Extraordinary Women

Most lists of motivational quotes are dominated by the counsel of men, and it certainly isn’t because women lack words of wisdom. So, I curated a list of my favorite quotes — from luminaries living and dead, activists and athletes, authors and actors, leaders and lovers — all women. Each of these is powerful in […]

Good Luck!: Inspiring Thoughts for New Parents

Good Luck!: Inspiring Thoughts for New Parents Every new mom and dad experiences the joys-and challenges-of being a parent. And while they realize that all parents must endure the endless nights, countless feedings, and never-ending diaper changes, becoming a mom or dad still can be a formidable task. Good Luck Inspiring Thoughts for New Parents […]

Good Luck!: Inspiring Thoughts for New Parents

Good Luck!: Inspiring Thoughts for New Parents Bringing up my baby is by far the toughest job I have ever done. But even though the effort feels enormous at times, the rewards truly make it all worthwhile. Every week just keeps getting better! I wish you all the best and hope you enjoy every moment […]

How to Create (and Keep!) Inspiring New Year’s Resolutions

Happy New Year! This year I’ve got a super-charged way of creating motivating resolutions and a method that helps you stick to your plans every day. There are eight steps: Step 1: List 25 Lifetime Goals Go ahead and be audacious. You don’t need to share these with anybody, but you do need to go […]

15 Inspiring Literary Quotes That Will Start Your New Year Off Right

Great writers don’t always offer the words of undiluted inspiration we’d like; their keen insight and penchant for honesty about the human condition produces observations about our weakness, our sins or about how painful history can shadow our futures (“The past is never dead. It’s not even past,” as William Faulkner wrote). The New Year, […]

12 Inspiring Quotes About Doing What You Love

If you follow me on Instagram (@GREASEANDGLAMOUR) you’ll notice I include a lot of my photos with quotes that inspire me, hoping to inspire you to start living the life of your dreams. Practicing my craft (photography, writing) is what I’ve focused on in the last year, and accepting myself as who I am and […]

Boris Kodjoe’s Explains His Inspiring Devotion To Mental And Physical Health

Actor Boris Kodjoe couldn’t be happier with the relationship he’s forged with his wife and family, and he admits he has therapy to thank for that. In an interview with HuffPost Live on Friday, Kodjoe commended therapy as a means of gaining “objective perspective” in his marriage to his wife Nicole Ari Parker. “For us, […]

Weekly Wrap Up: Ending Sexual Assault, Inspiring the Youth, and More

This week, the President returned from his trip to Asia; we launched a new website to help end sexual assault violence; the First Lady encouraged students to reach higher by completing their education; Team USA took part in the Let's Move! Olympics Opening Ceremony; and more. Check out what else you may have missed in […]

The Glow: An Inspiring Guide to Stylish Motherhood

The Glow: An Inspiring Guide to Stylish Motherhood “The Glow” provides a rare glimpse into the world of fashionable mothers at home, capturing tender moments between them and their young ones and sharing their inspiration, insights, and a few of their favorite things. Violet Gaynor and Kelly Stuart, creators of the popular website TheGlow.com, bring […]