Posts Tagged ‘Rituals’

7 Must-Try Morning Rituals From Cities Across America That Will Make You Infinitely Happier Tomorrow

Rise and shine! Then eat your corn tortillas, sing along to Baha’i prayers, or dip your toes in the ocean—depending on where you live, of course. A morning ritual, or just a little ‘me-time’ first thing, can help you start your day off on the right foot. That’s why we’ve partnered with Tropicana to get […]

Celebrations, Rituals, and Constructing Meaning in Life

Written by Dr. Gleb Tsipursky, Intentional Insights Co-Founder and President. Series: Find Your Purpose This article first appeared on the blog of Intentional Insights, a nonprofit organization that empowers people to refine and reach their goals by providing research-based content to help improve thinking, feeling, and behavior patterns. My family emigrated from the former Soviet […]

7 Parents’ Dinner-Table Rituals That Make The Most Out Of Family Time

In most homes across America and in nearly every on-screen family, dinner scenes are the same: there’s dysfunction, yelling, spilled milk…or in Kevin McCallister’s case, soda. Ultimately, it’s chaos. Quiet family dinners are rare. But they can still be sacred! We’ve partnered with Hidden Valley Ranch to share seven ways parents use dinnertime rituals to […]

Masters of Habit: Rituals, Lessons and Quotes From Marcus Aurelius

Masters of Habit is a series of mini-biographies on the daily rituals and routines of great athletes, artists, and leaders. Marcus Aurelius was Roman Emperor from 161 to 180. Known as the last of the “Five Good Emperors,” Aurelius was not born into power, but rather was adopted (his biological father died when he was […]

I’ve Seen One Minute of Online Dating Rituals of the American Male, and I’m Already Scared

Online dating is so confusing that there isn't a woman who's tried it and hasn't wondered what in the world is going on in the minds of the men they interact with. Yahoo Shine – Women’s Lifestyle | Healthy Living and Fashion Blogs GREAT MEAL & DESSERT DEALS! – Shop Special Value Gifts from Mrs. […]

Solace: Rituals of Loss and Desire

Solace: Rituals of Loss and Desire NPR commentator Mary Sojourner, “a pithy yet sensuous, spiritual yet ferocious writer” (Booklist), delivers a powerful memoir about the joys of rejecting the pace, addictions, and false values of society…and learning to live without compromise. Twenty years ago, Mary Sojourner was a mental health consultant and counselor in Rochester, […]