Posts Tagged ‘Unexpected’

Ten Simple and Unexpected Ways to Boost Happiness

What are some small ways to boost happiness in everyday life? originally appeared on Quora – the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights. Answer by Raj Raghunathan, Professor of marketing and happiness expert at UT Austin, on Quora: I once surveyed my students to make a list of […]

An Unexpected Houseguest

I had an unexpected houseguest recently and it brought an incredible gift, in spite of the fact that it was freaking out. It was a beautiful day and I had my sliding glass doors wide open so my dogs could come and go outside. But as soon as I heard commotion and the sound of […]

6 Unexpected Benefits Of Living A Healthful Lifestyle

What does it mean to live fully? To one person, it may mean loving deeply and being loved deeply in return. To another, it may mean hiking, skiing, or otherwise spending time outdoors. To yet another person, regularly pursuing physical challenges may be critical for living a full life. While there isn’t one answer to […]

10 Unexpected, Energizing Snacks To Keep You Going After 3 p.m.

It’s 3 p.m. — and if you’re like many of us, you’re struggling to stay awake at your desk. Say hello to the dreaded “afternoon slump.” Though experts don’t fully understand its causes, it’s likely associated with natural drops in both blood sugar and body temperature. What we do know is — unless you live […]

Obama Takes Unexpected Setback On Trade Agenda As Fast Track Passes Senate

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama’s trade agenda suffered a setback Friday evening during a series of last-minute maneuvers in the Senate. While the upper chamber eventually passed a bill that would help Obama streamline a trade pact with 11 Pacific nations, the final product threw a wrench into the president’s plans. The Senate approved a […]

Taming the Frenzy: Staying Calm When the Unexpected Happens

Over the past few years, I’ve been teaching clients a system called “Taming the Daily Frenzy.” They use it to get out from overwhelm, and to release stress and anxiety. We aim for them to reach a place where most of their days are calm, healthy and productive. The system is built based on a […]

Women Food and God: An Unexpected Path to Almost Everything

Women Food and God: An Unexpected Path to Almost Everything No matter how sophisticated or wealthy or broke or enlightened you are, how you eat tells all. If you suffer about your relationship with food—you eat too much or too little, think about what you will eat constantly or try not to think about it […]

Beauty’s Field: Finding God in Unexpected Places

Beauty’s Field: Finding God in Unexpected Places Used – As the leader of the World Community for Christian Meditation, Laurence Freeman’s calling takes him all over the world to teach and lead groups who want to practice contemplative prayer. In this spiritual travel memoir, he recounts timeless, memorable and moving stories of people, places and […]

Discovering Daily Blessings In Unexpected Places

By Kristi Jo Jedlicki The very topic of this question set off a small wave of panic in me, as I tried to make what felt like a “Sophie’s Choice” of gratitude. I have come to recognize and appreciate the people, places and things that are part of my little dog and pony show, so, […]

It Starts With Food: Discover the Whole30 and Change Your Life in Unexpected Ways

An Unexpected Guest | The Haves and the Have Nots | Oprah Winfrey Network

Nothing is getting Hanna down at Benny’s homecoming party—until Detective Byron Marshall arrives. During their last phone call, Hanna heard Jim Cryer’s name mentioned in the background and has suspected Byron’s motives ever since. Byron finally decides to come clean, but it may be too late to earn Hanna’s trust again Find OWN on TV […]

Diner Leaves $1,000 Tip, Waiter Shares Unexpected Gift With Entire Staff

A patron at an upstate New York restaurant left his server a generous tip — and also offered his two cents in the form of a life lesson. A diner who was celebrating his birthday at The Ginger Man in Albany, N.Y., last week tipped server Michael Shafts $ 1,000, along with the message, “Pay […]

An Unexpected Use for Shower Curtains In The Kitchen #OWNSHOW

Subscribe to OWN: Watch More: A cozy living room is easy to design but that’s challenging to replicate in your kitchen. The key is to style your kitchen with rich looking fabrics, made from durable materials author Susan Sully shares best practices. ——————————————————————————— #OWNSHOW is a digital exclusive web-show on Packaged into […]

Unexpected Journey

Unexpected Journey Aniko Galambos, herself a breast cancer survivor, takes us on a lyrical journey through the experiences of twelve women who have been diagnosed with breast cancer. These women come from different backgrounds; some live in cities, others in small towns; they are from different races, religions, and occupations; some were diagnosed thirty years […]