SHOWING ARTICLES TAGGED WITH Possibilities

Mindfulness can smooth out stress, but it can also ward off cognitive decline.

Meditation For a Healthier Brain

Mindfulness can smooth out stress, but it can also ward off cognitive decline.

by Sharon Salzberg,AARP

You can’t change your life alone. Here’s how to connect in a way that enriches your life (and theirs!).

Connect: How the Right People Can Move You Forward

You can’t change your life alone. Here’s how to connect in a way that enriches your life (and theirs!).

by Rich Feller

When Adam Reiser learned that mold in his home was making him sick, he remodeled his story and started his own homebuilding company.

How One Man Rewrote His Unhappy Tale to Have a Happy Ending

When Adam Reiser learned that mold in his home was making him sick, he remodeled his story and started his own homebuilding company.

by Logan Ward

Happiness and success can go hand in hand, if you’re willing to stop believing the myths about what it takes to get ahead

Striving For Success Doesn’t Mean You Have To Sideline Your Happiness

Happiness and success can go hand in hand, if you’re willing to stop believing the myths about what it takes to get ahead

by Janice Holly Booth

Some games are running fraudulent background programs. Here’s how to beware

Don’t Fall Prey To Mobile Phone Hijacking

Some games are running fraudulent background programs. Here’s how to beware

by Sid Kirchheimer

Forget the mountains of Bhutan; think your own backyard instead, and you can have travel adventures any night of the week.

How To Have Dozens of Vacations This Year. No, Really!

Forget the mountains of Bhutan; think your own backyard instead, and you can have travel adventures any night of the week.

by Janice Holly Booth

Benefit yourself and others by volunteering outside. If you remember these 6 things, you’ll find the right place to spend your time in service in the great outdoors.

To Get the Health Benefits of Being Outdoors, Volunteer

Benefit yourself and others by volunteering outside. If you remember these 6 things, you’ll find the right place to spend your time in service in the great outdoors.

by Kara Baskin

Yes, we can teach the younger generation, but we can learn from them too.

How To Work With Millennials

Yes, we can teach the younger generation, but we can learn from them too.

by Mary W. Quigley

Losing both of his legs couldn’t stop Warren MacDonald from moving forward, once he recognized his purpose in life

Purpose Turns a Double Amputee Into a Mountain Climber

Losing both of his legs couldn’t stop Warren MacDonald from moving forward, once he recognized his purpose in life

by Janice Holly Booth

More and more people are grabbing a hammer and saw and getting involved in the place they’ll call home.

Building Your Own House: A Love Story

More and more people are grabbing a hammer and saw and getting involved in the place they’ll call home.

by Sarah Mahoney

 Surrounded by students, I find myself reprising the education experience myself.

The Joy of Learning Is Contagious

Surrounded by students, I find myself reprising the education experience myself.

by Sarah Mahoney

Taking your life apart and putting it together again can inspire meaningful change. Design your life you love with these 7 simple steps.

Design a Life You Will Love

Taking your life apart and putting it together again can inspire meaningful change. Design your life you love with these 7 simple steps.

by Janice Holly Booth

Demands don’t work; the secret to change the behavior of your spouse is taking a series of small steps, and watching the results grow

Yes, There Is a Way To Change Your Spouse

Demands don’t work; the secret to change the behavior of your spouse is taking a series of small steps, and watching the results grow

by Janice Holly Booth

Asking the right questions can improve everything from how fast you succeed to how well you get along with others.

Why You Should Stop Trying To Have All the Answers

Asking the right questions can improve everything from how fast you succeed to how well you get along with others.

by Janice Holly Booth

Spending some time right now getting your act together is one of the greatest gifts you can give to your loved ones

Striving for the Best, Planning for the Worst

Spending some time right now getting your act together is one of the greatest gifts you can give to your loved ones

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

Maybe we’ve had it wrong all these years

Rethinking the Way We Play

Maybe we’ve had it wrong all these years

by Janice Holly Booth

 Play it right, and time apart can bring you closer together. Ready, set, rekindle

I Love You. Now Get Away From Me!

Play it right, and time apart can bring you closer together. Ready, set, rekindle

by Janice Holly Booth

College degrees are nice. But the right certificate programs are a faster, cheaper route to switch careers.

Certificates That Can Launch Bright New Careers

College degrees are nice. But the right certificate programs are a faster, cheaper route to switch careers.

by Sarah Mahoney

A simple practice can reduce stress, lower blood pressure and keep your brain younger

How Mindfulness Can Build Your Brain

A simple practice can reduce stress, lower blood pressure and keep your brain younger

by Michael Haederle

4 ways to make transit time count

Don’t Spin Your Wheels Commuting

4 ways to make transit time count

by Kara Baskin

Hey, wait. That life change is affecting MY life!

So Your Mate Wants to Be a Rock Star

Hey, wait. That life change is affecting MY life!

by Kara Baskin

 Try these 5 mood-lifters to make you happier in your workspace

Windowless Office? Look on the Bright Side

Try these 5 mood-lifters to make you happier in your workspace

by Kara Baskin

Yet borrowing big to finance your dream might be a poor plan, reports  <em>The Fiscal Times</em>

Why Your Credit Score May Soar

Yet borrowing big to finance your dream might be a poor plan, reports The Fiscal Times

In this poll from Life Reimagined and USA Today, 53% of respondents are very confident they could successfully make a change in their life over the next five to 10 years

What’s Your Dream Job?

In this poll from Life Reimagined and USA Today, 53% of respondents are very confident they could successfully make a change in their life over the next five to 10 years

by Nanci Hellmich

Check out this new website for top lectures, courses, certificates, and degree programs—all the learning you need to power your dream.

LearningAdvisor: Your GPS for What’s Next

Check out this new website for top lectures, courses, certificates, and degree programs—all the learning you need to power your dream.

A hot real estate market makes a good environment for motivated sellers to bypass a listing agent—but they need to do their homework reports <em>The Fiscal Times</em>

The Time’s Right for a DIY Home Sale

A hot real estate market makes a good environment for motivated sellers to bypass a listing agent—but they need to do their homework reports The Fiscal Times

by Erik Sherman

If positive psychology doesn’t put a smile on your face, try this alternate approach to a satisfying life

Can Seeking Happiness Cause Depression?

If positive psychology doesn’t put a smile on your face, try this alternate approach to a satisfying life

by Richard Satran

The Triple Crown hopeful’s unlikely success offers lessons away from the track, too

What We Can Learn From California Chrome

The Triple Crown hopeful’s unlikely success offers lessons away from the track, too

by Austin O’Connor

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

When you want to remodel your child’s life, it’s often a signal that someone else is yearning for change. That someone would be you.

Ask Coach Pamela: “My daughter’s aimlessness is driving me crazy.”

When you want to remodel your child’s life, it’s often a signal that someone else is yearning for change. That someone would be you.

by Pamela Mitchell

How To Try Things Out

More and more older Americans are rediscovering team sports for some fun, camaraderie and great exercise.  Here’s how you can get with the program(s).

Are You A Team Player?

More and more older Americans are rediscovering team sports for some fun, camaraderie and great exercise.  Here’s how you can get with the program(s).

by Dana White

How making mistakes can help revitalize your life.

Dare to Be Stupid

How making mistakes can help revitalize your life.

by Ken Budd