Life Advice

We rarely need meaningful life advice more than when we are coping with grief, but we can benefit from advice at many times in our lives. Tips on how to manage stress or be your best self can reignite your life purpose, from refreshing your work life to improving relationships to fostering confidence and self-esteem.


Veterans Community Project building tiny homes

Community Builds Village for Homeless Veterans

 A non-profit has helped create a village of tiny homes for veterans in need. 


Woman lifts her newly adopted puppy in the air.

4 Ways Adopting a Dog Changed My Life

Thinking about adopting a dog? Here are some ways it will change your life for the better.

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Simplify your to do list.

How to Simplify Your ‘To Do’ List

When you say “yes” to everything, what’s important takes a back seat. Some thoughts on time management, learned from the military.

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5 Money-Saving Tips for Single Moms

5 Money-Saving Tips for Single Moms

While these tips are written with single moms in mind, almost anyone can save more money with a little organizing, budgeting and internet savvy--and make a little more, too!

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5 Scientifically Proven Benefits of Laughter

5 Scientifically Proven Benefits of Laughter

Everyone loves to laugh. Here's why it's good for you.

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Man taking break during work

The One Thing You're Not Doing That Could Boost Your Productivity

It turns out, taking a break during the work day might actually make you more productive. 

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Is Biking the Secret to Living Longer?

Is Biking the Secret to Living Longer?

Science may have found a way to make your commute easier, and healthier, for you. 

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A retired couple discussing their life plans

Tips on Finding Meaning After Retirement

Being laid off at 63 left her looking for a new sense of purpose. Discover her practical tips for pursuing your dreams at any age.

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5 Tips to Deal with a Chronic Illness Diagnosis

5 Tips to Deal with a Chronic Illness Diagnosis

A life-changing diagnosis can be daunting. These tips will help you come up with a health plan.

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Getting past noise and stress.

4 Ways to Get Past Noise and Stress

You can’t always retreat from loudness, but you can use your imagination to connect with the still, calm place you always carry with you.


How to Cope in the Midst of Life Changes

How to Cope in the Midst of Life Changes

Here's how to see your transitional period as an opportunity for positive change.

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A woman mentors a graduate student

A Job Loss Helped Her Find a New Purpose

Laid off at 63, she looked for a new calling. She discovered what she valued and founded a national organization to help others.

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This Summer Camp Helps Kids Deal with Grief

This Summer Camp Helps Kids Deal with Grief

Experience Camps is helping children heal after loss by connecting them with the great outdoors. 

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3 ways to relieve stress.

3 Ways to Do Your Best Despite Stress

Successful stress management requires some detective work—and a commitment to positivity.

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