Finding Joy: The Unexpected Pleasure of Tidying Up

Clutter — both the physical and mental kind — takes up mental space and weighs us down. What if spending time to clear the clutter and tidy up is the key to finding joy?

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Embracing Uncertainty: Finding My Voice Without Faking Confidence

Embracing uncertainty can be a scary proposition. Sara Saddington shares how she’s finding her voice without faking confidence.

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We All Want to Live a Great Story… So Why Don’t We?

Everyone wants to live a great story, but not everyone does. Seeing our lives as a story propels us forward. Here’s how to do that.

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Do You Expect to Find Joy at Work?

Thirty years ago Kate Nasser told friends and family that she wasn’t happy at work. Her admission began her quest to find joy, and these are the lessons she’s learned along the way.

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Why It Matters That Your Best Ideas Come in the Shower

Have you found that your best ideas come in the shower? Here’s why it matters and why in an overstuffed world, space and daydreaming are important.

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A Mind Shift: Moving from “Have To” to “Get To”

Sometimes motivation is as simple (and complex) as a mind shift. What if we looked at our to-do lists as all the things we get to do instead of all the things we have to do?

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How One Woman Stole My Joy and What I Learned Fighting For It Back

In a world rocked by natural disasters, political tensions, war, racial conflict, and violent protests, is it foolish to worry about joy? Or defiant joy exactly what we need?

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Daydreams: Inspiration or Escape?

Our imaginations are powerful tools. Do your daydreams work as inspiring thoughts to motivate your or are they ways to escape the hard work associated with achieving your goals?

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In Praise of Ordinary Time

While the holiday season is twinkly and festive, the break from routine is not writer Molly Page’s favorite time of the year. Instead, she’s a self-proclaimed ordinary time fanatic.

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The Power of the New Year Recharge

There’s something about the beginning of a new year that’s inspiring. Maya James encourages us to embrace the power of the new year recharge.

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New Year, Same You: Why You Should Celebrate Who You Are Today

It’s that time of year. Resolutions are on our mind. What if instead of “new year, new you,” you celebrated “new year, same you” instead?

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Are New Year’s Resolutions Stealing Our Joy?

During the holidays we slow down and enjoy the important things in life. Then comes the new year. Are New Year’s resolutions stealing our joy?

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