SHOWING ARTICLES TAGGED WITH Passion

 Sharing the financials is key to keeping a good relationship.

How to Talk to Your Spouse About Your Freelance Income

Sharing the financials is key to keeping a good relationship.

by Kara Baskin

Go ahead, get in touch with your sensual side, and have more fun in bed.

6 Ways To Improve Your Sex Life

Go ahead, get in touch with your sensual side, and have more fun in bed.

by Dr Pepper Schwartz

I’m a latecomer to the world of winks and air kisses, but I am determined to give flirting a try.

The Gentle Art of Flirting

I’m a latecomer to the world of winks and air kisses, but I am determined to give flirting a try.

by Rachel Blumme

Well-timed, well-focused decisions led this beekeeper to create a creative hive of her own.

Building Out a Small Business Idea, Choice by Choice

Well-timed, well-focused decisions led this beekeeper to create a creative hive of her own.

by Janice Holly Booth

Here’s how to add creativity, passion and enthusiasm without turning your work life upside down.

Yes, You Can Balance a Creative Life With a Job That Pays the Bills

Here’s how to add creativity, passion and enthusiasm without turning your work life upside down.

by Kara Baskin

5 things long-married partners do to keep things exciting and fresh.

What Happy Couples Know

5 things long-married partners do to keep things exciting and fresh.

by Dr. Pepper Schwartz

A new drug promises to lift your libido.

Will the New Desire Drug Spark Your Sex Life

A new drug promises to lift your libido.

by Candy Sagon

Check out 10 traits you can develop right now to unleash your inner artiste.

Think You’re Not Creative? Read This and Think Again

Check out 10 traits you can develop right now to unleash your inner artiste.

by Janice Holly Booth

If so, your daredevil side can supply just the boost your career change needs.

Do You Know the Difference Between Risk-Taking and Recklessness?

If so, your daredevil side can supply just the boost your career change needs.

by Kara Baskin

Bringing joy—and keeping an eye on the bottom line—is the recipe for success.

How a Passion for Flowers Blossomed Into a Business

Bringing joy—and keeping an eye on the bottom line—is the recipe for success.

by Kara Baskin

Do you yearn for your own gig, but can’t leave your day job. Here’s how to have it all.

Balance Your Career With a Fulfilling Side Gig

Do you yearn for your own gig, but can’t leave your day job. Here’s how to have it all.

by Kara Baskin

Giving your time is a great thing; giving it with purpose is a game changer, for the nonprofit and for you.

How To Volunteer With Purpose

Giving your time is a great thing; giving it with purpose is a game changer, for the nonprofit and for you.

by Kara Baskin

”I love my LifeMap. It is inspiring, but overwhelming too. There are so many demands in my life—kids in college, taking care of my parents, my job—it feels stressful to even think about my LifeMap, much less carve out the space to make it happen. How can I live my purpose when it feels like I have no time?”

Ask Coach Pamela: ”I can’t find time to live my purpose”

”I love my LifeMap. It is inspiring, but overwhelming too. There are so many demands in my life—kids in college, taking care of my parents, my job—it feels stressful to even think about my LifeMap, much less carve out the space to make it happen. How can I live my purpose when it feels like I have no time?”

by Pamela Mitchell

Changing careers to a completely new industry is a bigger lift than landing a same-same job, but it can be done if you position yourself right.

Score a Job in a Completely New Field

Changing careers to a completely new industry is a bigger lift than landing a same-same job, but it can be done if you position yourself right.

by Kara Baskin

Giving to others can help you discover your purpose in life.

How Money Can Buy You Meaning

Giving to others can help you discover your purpose in life.

by Janice Holly Booth

And yes, you can learn how to be happier

How Happiness Can Boost Your Health

And yes, you can learn how to be happier

by Kara Baskin

How to start a real conversation. The importance of communication in a relationship.

Talking About Sex With Your Partner

How to start a real conversation. The importance of communication in a relationship.

by Esther Perel

For people like me, anything worth making is worth making very badly—it’s about process, not results.

The Cheater’s Guide To Making Things

For people like me, anything worth making is worth making very badly—it’s about process, not results.

by Sarah Mahoney

 My passion for cooking (and eating) has mirrored the various stages of my life

The Joy of Food

My passion for cooking (and eating) has mirrored the various stages of my life

by Janice Holly Booth

It’s not just the joy of eating. Turns out, food flavors life’s most significant twists and turns.

Why I Love Food

It’s not just the joy of eating. Turns out, food flavors life’s most significant twists and turns.

by Sarah Mahoney

There’s somebody out there for everybody. But here’s the catch: Your perfect match probably isn’t perfect.

Do You Have a Soulmate?

There’s somebody out there for everybody. But here’s the catch: Your perfect match probably isn’t perfect.

by Donna Childress

A noted scientist talks about why finding purpose in life is the best defense against aging

Purpose: Secret to a Longer, Healthier Life

A noted scientist talks about why finding purpose in life is the best defense against aging

by Janice Holly Booth

Signing up for art class helped me see more shades of variation in life—and gave me insight into solving life’s knottier problems.

Rediscovering My First Love: Making Art

Signing up for art class helped me see more shades of variation in life—and gave me insight into solving life’s knottier problems.

by Janice Holly Booth

Can you find true love with someone who’s a lot younger (or older) than you?

How Much Does Age Difference Matter in a Relationship?

Can you find true love with someone who’s a lot younger (or older) than you?

by Dr. Pepper Schwartz

 You’ll be happier, and you may even make more money

Time To Fire Your Inner Cynic

You’ll be happier, and you may even make more money

by Sarah Mahoney

 The gifted actress and producer sets her sights on another reinvention

Vanessa Williams Is Saving the Best for Last

The gifted actress and producer sets her sights on another reinvention

by Janice Holly Booth

One man’s quest to make his neighborhood healthy shows the power of a grass-roots social movement. Ready to start one too?

The Healing Power of a Shared Garden

One man’s quest to make his neighborhood healthy shows the power of a grass-roots social movement. Ready to start one too?

by Janice Holly Booth

Use the unexpected to reinvent how you live each day for more fun and better relationships

Surprise: Secret Ingredient of a Happy Relationship

Use the unexpected to reinvent how you live each day for more fun and better relationships

by Janice Holly Booth

I married on the rebound and crashed big. Not until I quit trying to fall in love did the right man dance into my life.  From <em> Purple Clover</em>

The Dangerous Myth of the Perfect Love

I married on the rebound and crashed big. Not until I quit trying to fall in love did the right man dance into my life. From Purple Clover

by Mark Matousek

It is  a lesson in joy that I learned early from my mom - the benefits of laughter.

Laugh a Lot

It is a lesson in joy that I learned early from my mom - the benefits of laughter.

by Patsy Clairmont

 You need purpose; the business you’re launching does too

What To Consider When Writing Your Mission Statement

You need purpose; the business you’re launching does too

by Kara Baskin

 Just a little mindfulness can make you more compassionate

Be Nicer in 12 Minutes Flat

Just a little mindfulness can make you more compassionate

by Sarah Mahoney

From Steeler to Healer: The Remarkable Life of Linebacker Gregg Carr

by JoBeth McDaniel

How to interpret the most freighted phrase in dating

Getting Hung Up On I Love You

How to interpret the most freighted phrase in dating

by Dr. Pepper Schwartz

 Hitting the dating scene at midlife? Know your power and own it

Better Looking People Are NOT Having More Sex

Hitting the dating scene at midlife? Know your power and own it

by Janice Holly Booth

Wait! Do you really have what it takes?

Should I Start a New Business? 6 Questions to Ask Yourself Before You Decide

Wait! Do you really have what it takes?

by Russ Banham

Daniel Jones, editor of <em>The New York Times’</em> Modern Love column, has learned surprising lessons about passion, infidelity, online sex and what makes relationships change—and last

Secrets of a Modern Love Guru

Daniel Jones, editor of The New York Times’ Modern Love column, has learned surprising lessons about passion, infidelity, online sex and what makes relationships change—and last

by Judy Dutton

Looking for an infusion of pure joy and fulfillment in your life? Look back to the hobbies you loved as a kid.

Reembracing Your Childhood Dreams

Looking for an infusion of pure joy and fulfillment in your life? Look back to the hobbies you loved as a kid.

by Cate Lineberry

2 critical questions to ask before you agree to help lead a nonprofit

Board Memberships: To Serve or Not To Serve

2 critical questions to ask before you agree to help lead a nonprofit

by Eilene Zimmerman

Hard lessons—and great joy—from pursuing a passion.

Tough Cop Turned Nashville Music Agent

Hard lessons—and great joy—from pursuing a passion.

by Kerry Hannon

Your pastimes are as vital as your paycheck. When life takes a new turn, make sure you spend good time having fun.

Have Your Hobbies Lost Their Zing?

Your pastimes are as vital as your paycheck. When life takes a new turn, make sure you spend good time having fun.

by Pamela Mitchell

Stop letting lame excuses cripple your resolve to be who you always wanted to be. It’s time to resurrect your passion

Dreams for Sale: Never Before Used!

Stop letting lame excuses cripple your resolve to be who you always wanted to be. It’s time to resurrect your passion

by Janice Holly Booth

Under the Tuscan Sun, Two Expats Bring Their Harvest Home

Striking Oil

Under the Tuscan Sun, Two Expats Bring Their Harvest Home

by Janice Holly Booth

He was a teacher turned trapeze artist turned real estate developer. Sometimes the greatest ideas arrive out of thin air

The Aerial Entrepreneur

He was a teacher turned trapeze artist turned real estate developer. Sometimes the greatest ideas arrive out of thin air

by Valli Herman

TV icons Mark Burnett and Roma Downey had never produced a feature film. So to make their Jesus biopic, they relied on sweat, luck—and some divine inspiration. Here’s what they learned

Secrets Behind the Son of God

TV icons Mark Burnett and Roma Downey had never produced a feature film. So to make their Jesus biopic, they relied on sweat, luck—and some divine inspiration. Here’s what they learned

Try these steps to help you rediscover your passion in life.

Solving The Passion Puzzle

Try these steps to help you rediscover your passion in life.

by Janice Holly Booth

“It dawned on me again while making 42 that I love my work. That’s a good feeling to have after all these years,”

Harrison Ford Falls in Love With Acting – Again

“It dawned on me again while making 42 that I love my work. That’s a good feeling to have after all these years,”

by Cindy Pearlman

Chances are your four-legged friend is trying to tell you something. Reboot your relationship with your pet by learning how it communicates

Is Your Cat Making You Crazy? Does Your Dog Rule The Roost?

Chances are your four-legged friend is trying to tell you something. Reboot your relationship with your pet by learning how it communicates

by Janice Holly Booth

After new-kid jitters teaching her first Spin class, Lori Conte quickly drew a loyal following. Her side gig won’t pay the bills but it lifts her spirits every time.

My Job’s Okay. It’s My Side Gig That Makes Me Smile

After new-kid jitters teaching her first Spin class, Lori Conte quickly drew a loyal following. Her side gig won’t pay the bills but it lifts her spirits every time.

by Teresa Dumain

Hurricane Sandy and physical injury were no match for Jacki’s resolve and the support of her family and friends.

Part 4: 50-Year-Old Jacki Munzel Speed Skates the Comeback Trail to the Olympic Trials

Hurricane Sandy and physical injury were no match for Jacki’s resolve and the support of her family and friends.

by Lorenzo Benet

Be alert to conversations at the holidays, whether it’s a family meal or an office event. Pick up on encounters that could point you to a happier future.

Makin’ Change: The Holiday Made Me Do It

Be alert to conversations at the holidays, whether it’s a family meal or an office event. Pick up on encounters that could point you to a happier future.

by Larry Dobrow

To mark the 50th anniversary of their first date, Norman Gaines and Lydia Ruth took a luxury train trip through the Canadian Rockies.

Accomplished Something Special? Celebrate With a Trip

To mark the 50th anniversary of their first date, Norman Gaines and Lydia Ruth took a luxury train trip through the Canadian Rockies.

by Sarah Mahoney

A professional cellist and a real estate agent have grown their Windrose Farm from a dream into a commitment to sustainable produce

A Journey to Bountiful

A professional cellist and a real estate agent have grown their Windrose Farm from a dream into a commitment to sustainable produce

by Jenn Garbee

Actress Wendie Malick, age 62, is as hot in person as she is in Cleveland—the location of her surprise-hit TV show. In a recent interview with Life Reimagined, she shared her thoughts on Wendie Malick shows and movies, her young look and work life balance

Funny Girl: Wendie Malick Owns Her Age (It’s 62)

Actress Wendie Malick, age 62, is as hot in person as she is in Cleveland—the location of her surprise-hit TV show. In a recent interview with Life Reimagined, she shared her thoughts on Wendie Malick shows and movies, her young look and work life balance