celebrating the good in us
If an infant experiments with different ways of reaching for objects, we can experiment with different ways of reaching for the stars.
We're not here for a long time. We're here for a good time.
"Managing your mind and deciding what you want it to think about is the secret to a happy life. Period.” -- Brooke Castillo
If you only have time to visit one of the two in Morocco, should you choose Fes or Marrakesh?
Falling in love with falling is recognizing that negative emotions can truly enrich our lives.
Need charming, high-quality photos for your next creative project? We've got you covered.
Tucked inside a tiny old train station, this café and gift shop are the perfect resting spot.
A simple wish from your anonymous Valentine.
"The world and anything in it cannot cause our emotions. Our emotions are always caused by what we think." -- Brooke Castillo
These two Instagram accounts are guaranteed to light up your feed.
Through whimsical pictures and playful rhymes, this guide helps you rethink your approach to flying.
There is great wisdom in becoming your own best friend.
“If you have trouble getting over the hurdle of others’ negativity, just remember it is your obligation to live an awesome life to show others they can do so as well.” -- Andy Frisella
Have you ever passed a little free library and wondered about the person who built it?
Here are four charming insights about what it's like to have a library in your front yard.
Starlee: “Did I just blow your mind right there?”
Dennis: “That’s pretty deep.”
Starlee: “Are you being sarcastic or do you mean it—that it’s pretty deep?”
All work will bring a range of reactions.
Negative reactions don’t mean anything is inherently wrong with your work, it is simply one group's response to it.
Three lovely quotes from Tony Robbins, Pablo Picasso and Mary Oliver.
If you’re looking for a unique stay, here are my recommendations for finding adventure through AirBnB.
To be satisfied, we must worry less about what fills our closets and more about what fills our time.
How to institute a gratitude mindset from the moment you wake each day.
On an unassuming backstreet in Kuala Lumpur is a laidback bar that might be more at home amidst beachside villas than the glossy skyscrapers of Malaysia’s capital.
“A paradox of old age is that older people have a greater sense of well-being than younger ones." -- John Leland
This dreamy music is like a soundtrack for flying in outer space. The rhythm is energetic and slightly moody. An underlying beat keeps the volume steady, while pulses, brushes and waves of sound keep it interesting.
Paul Salopek is in the middle a 21,000-mile, seven-year journey on foot.
“I haven’t been everywhere, but it’s on my list.” — Susan Sontag
Wherever 2016 takes you, I hope these tips on finding the perfect travel bag will come in handy.
2015 has been nothing short of extraordinary—breath-catching beauty and a thousand moments of contentedness have been spiced by flashes of angst and uncertainty.
If the current sugar influx has you feeling like Willy Wonka should take a hike after the holidays, you’re definitely not alone.
But, if your sweet tooth throws a tantrum in the new year and wonders who ate the last bite of gingerbread, here are four delicious sugarless recipes to keep it happy.
Step through the door and across the world with Portals.
After 42 flights this year, I’ve settled on my best travel tip for 2015.
What is it like to swim in the Hudson River? It's like swimming in a gigantic puddle. Yes, it's that dirty, but it's also not that dirty.
More important than the water quality is the quality of the feeling when you’re in the water—it’s a beautiful melding of exhilaration and calm.