10 Clever Ways People Are Celebrating Birthdays Under Quarantine
While COVID-19 may have limited people's abilities to actively go out and celebrate their birthdays, that doesn't mean creative celebrations...
Why I Stopped Complaining About Quarantine—And You Should Too
Staying at home provided me with a golden opportunity to embrace mindfulness and gratitude.
How My Mother’s Lipstick Ritual Is Bringing Me Strength During Coronavirus
The COVID-19 pandemic has left many in a state of uncertainty. However, I've found solace and strength in my mother's...
I’m a Therapist. Here’s How I’m Staying Sane During Coronavirus Quarantine.
We're experiencing a mental health crisis in this country right now.
My Grandfather Left the Structure of His Old House to Rot in a Field. Here’s Why I’ll Never Tear it ...
The old farmhouse was abandoned and falling apart. But tearing it down would be like razing the author’s past.
These People Donated Millions After They Died—But No One Knew They Were Rich
In life, they were humble secretaries, teachers, and janitors. When they died, they were richer than anyone knew—and they gave...
How One Reader Rediscovered Her Love for Libraries
The magic of these book-lined buildings—palaces, really—filled my childhood with delight. Parenthood helped me experience that bliss again.
13 Times Fortune Cookies Literally Changed People’s Lives
That fortune can be surprisingly accurate—or incredibly beneficial: Check out these amazing stories of fortune-cookie inspired luck.
How to Find More Meaning In Your Life, According to 5 People Who Did
Living a meaningful life can be different for everyone, but in these five incredible people found that what really matters...
4 First, Humble Jobs of CEOs That Will Remind You Anything Is Possible
When we encounter top industry leaders it seems as though they were always successful. The truth is everyone has to...
Top Photographers Choose the Pictures That Make Them Happy
We asked photographers to send us the one image that most says "happiness" through their lens; these are a few...
This Grandma Found the Secret to Staying Close to Her Grandkids—Who Live 800 Miles Away
The tech-savvy grandma will have you rethinking your family reunions, guaranteed.
A Groundbreaking New Water Park for People with Disabilities Just Opened—and You Have to See It
Morgan’s Inspiration Island is the first water park of its kind. Thanks to its amazing technology, it's both inclusive and...
This Adorable Little Girl Thought This Bride Was a Princess, and Her Reaction Is Precious
One little girl's fairy tale came true when she mistook a bride for the princess in her favorite book. The...
Nurses Hold Adorable ‘Graduation Day’ for Preemie Babies Leaving the Hospital
Congratulations to the tiniest (and cutest!) Class of 2017!
This Couple’s 68th Wedding Anniversary Photoshoot Is Seriously the Sweetest Thing Ever
I’m not crying, you’re crying.
8 Incredible True Stories That Prove Good Karma Is Real
What goes around comes around—and sometimes that's a good thing.
This Little Girl’s Love of Elderly People Will Melt Your Heart
When a four-year-old bumps into a widower at the grocery store, the karma is instant—and everlasting.
Meeting Mother Teresa Completely Changed My Life—and We Barely Spoke
When I met the now canonized saint in her home, she looked small and weak. But our two minute encounter...
Why Hundreds of Teens Are Turning to This Farm for a Better Life
In this organization, horseback riding is more than just a pastime; it's a chance to change your life.
The Most Beautiful Life Story Lies in This Woman’s Button Box
A button box can tell a lot about the milestones in a person’s life, as one woman found out when...
Decades After Tying the Knot, This Couple Finally Got to Walk Down the Aisle Together
Bill and Alice have been together for more than 50 years.
I Won a Date with a Hollywood Movie Star in 1956, and Here’s the Magical Way It Turned Out
My date with a Hollywood heartthrob capped off a dream week.
This Quilt Is an Amazing Final Tribute to the Woman Who Sewed Everything
Her mom kept her Singer sewing machine singing until she was 85.