Daily dose of Inspiration

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January 23, 2020

Father Lost 40 Pounds To Save His Son’s Life From Rare Genetic Disease

Many reasons can motivate someone to lose a few pounds. Perhaps, we want to fit into that new outfit or look great for a specific occasion. Or, we want to…
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January 23, 2020

Why Will Smith’s Friendship With Martin Lawrence Changed His Life

Sometimes, we watch a movie where the two costars have so much chemistry that we think “Oh they act well together on set.” Such is the case of Will Smith…
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January 22, 2020

Rihanna’s Transformation from Music Icon to Business Mogul Was A Long Time Coming

You know Robyn Rihanna Fenty as a beloved singer and incredibly successful businesswoman, but do you know how she managed to rise to this level of achievement? The journey wasn’t…
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January 22, 2020

20 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Quotes on What Makes a Genius

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (January 27, 1756 – December 5, 1791), was an Austrian composer renowned for having composed numerous concertos, symphonies, operas and sonatas that have shaped classical music. As…
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January 21, 2020

How Meghan Markle and Prince Harry’s Love Defied All Borders

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, Duke and Duchess of Sussex, have been all over the news lately, due to a nearly unprecedented decision to leave their life as senior royals…
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January 21, 2020

24 Most Inspirational Quotes From Your Favourite Authors

Every single time we read a book, we go on a new adventure and we owe every journey to our favourite authors. We learn new things about the world we…
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January 21, 2020

How Jane Fonda Rewrote Her Life With a Third Act

The year is 2019, and 81-year-old, two-time Oscar-winner Jane Fonda is being arrested for the fourth week in a row. Her crime? “Non-violent disobedience.” While being arrested, Jane takes the…
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January 21, 2020

Jennifer Aniston and Brad Pitt’s Reunion Has People Talking but for the Wrong Reason

In the early 2000s, Jennifer Aniston and Brad Pitt were considered the “it” married couple in Hollywood and maintained the status for several years. Beautiful, successful, and clearly in love,…
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January 20, 2020

How This Moving Company is Helping Victims of Abuse Escape– And Find Better Lives

Far too many women and men are in abusive relationships where they are struggling to get away from a partner and just don’t know the way out. Victims of abuse…
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January 20, 2020

Man Loses Over 100 Pounds By Making One Simple, But Radical Change

A self-proclaimed workaholic, Aaron Leupp often worked over a 100 hours per week as he built his career. While he invested all of his time and energy into his work,…
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January 17, 2020

Matthew McConaughey and Camila Alves’ 14-Year Romance Started With One-Sided Love

Matthew McConaughey and Camila Alves are one of Hollywood’s happiest (and most beautiful) couples and, rather fittingly, their love story reads like a rom-com script.  While the Oscar winner was…
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January 17, 2020

How Can Boundary Setting Turn a Toxic Friendship Into a Healthy One?

Boundary setting is surprisingly life-changing. For people pleasers, the authentic expression of wants, needs, and desires is often secondary to fulfilling the needs of others. The curious trap is, “others”…
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January 16, 2020

Oprah’s Ex-Boyfriend Ruined Her Valentine’s Day But Taught Her an Invaluable Lesson

Everyone loves Oprah so it is hard to imagine anyone ever not wanting to celebrate her. Yet, as the household name confided recently in her O, The Oprah Magazine, Valentine’s…
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January 16, 2020

8 Unconventional Strategies For Getting Over a Breakup

Breakups suck. It’s a matter of fact, and sadly, there’s no way around the emotional servitude, hardship, or downright suffering that can sometimes go all hand-in-hand with the old heave-ho.…
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January 15, 2020

This Man Has a Powerful Message For Anyone Questioning Why He Still Surprises His Ex-Wife Every Birthday

Co-parenting is hard even in the best of relationships, and after a divorce, it can often feel impossible. People who have decided to exit each other’s lives are sometimes still…
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January 15, 2020

20 Gustave Flaubert Quotes To Inspire Success On Your Own Terms

Gustave Flaubert (December 12, 1821 – May 8, 1880), was a prolific writer regarded as the prime mover of the realist school of French literature. Flaubert began his literary career…
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January 14, 2020

Why Will Smith’s Jealousy of Tupac Shakur’s Bond With Jada Pinkett-Smith Is A Learning Moment For Us All

Insecurity and jealousy seems to be such a basic human emotion that we can often think that someone who is rich and successful not be likely to feel them. However,…
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January 14, 2020

How Jack Black Battled Terrible Grief By Pushing His Limits

In the earlier parts of his life, Jack Black went through a rough patch. His elder brother, Howard Black, passed away from AIDS, leading him to turn to drugs in…
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January 14, 2020

20 Marcel Proust Quotes that Will Teach You to Cherish Every Moment

Marcel Proust (July 10, 1871—November 18, 1922) was a French novelist, best known for his seven-volume novel based on his own life, À la Recherche du Temps Perdu (In Search…
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January 13, 2020

From Opposite Sides of WWII, Their Love Defied All Odds

Dominic Clark always knew his grandparents had lived a full life, but he never knew the true extent of their love story. That is, until his wife Jenn surprised him…
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January 10, 2020

Woman Lost 124 Pounds and Chased Her Grief Away One Selfie at a Time

Justine McCabe was overcome with grief after the passing of her mother and husband in the span of a year. As a result, she turned to food for comfort. Within…
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January 10, 2020

Why Whitney Houston’s Secret Bond With Robyn Crawford Was More Powerful Than Fame

Over 7 years have passed since Whitney Houston’s tragic death. What has since been said about the once unstoppable star has mostly focused on her drug use, her abusive marriage…
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January 10, 2020

RuPaul and Georges Lebar Reveal the Open Secret to Their 25-Year Relationship

RuPaul Andre Charles needs no introduction. The singer-songwriter and pop culture icon is a six-time Emmy winner who has brought drag performance into the mainstream with his show, RuPaul’s Drag…
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January 9, 2020

What Meghan Markle and Prince Harry’s Groundbreaking Decision Really Means?

The world was taken by a storm today when the Duke and Duchess of Sussex announced that “after many months of reflection and internal discussions” they had chosen to “make…
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January 8, 2020

The Dark, Hidden Truths in Fairy Tales and What We Can Learn From Them

Most of us consider fairy tales to be stories for children, innocent and without real evil or harm. The reality is that, while there are many empowering and positive messages…
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January 8, 2020

Lady Gaga Tells Oprah How She Made It Through Her “Psychotic Break”

Lady Gaga has never been one to shy away from the tough topics, and she got seriously intimate and real this past week when she was interviewed by Oprah during…
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January 8, 2020

20 Soulmate Quotes That Prove the Power of True Love

We often use the word soulmate to describe a special someone with whom we’ve deeply fallen in love and who also loves us back. But there’s definitely more to this…
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January 7, 2020

23 Hans Christian Andersen Quotes For When Life Is Not a Fairy Tale

The 19th century Danish writer Hans Christian Andersen is known throughout the world for his fairy tales and stories. Andersen went from being a poor working class lad to a…
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January 7, 2020

Australian Zookeeper Saves Animals From Terrible Fires By Taking Them Home

Right now, horrific fires are ravaging Australia, having claimed 24 human lives so far, but also killed 500 million precious animals. That’s an incalculable and disastrous loss to the ecosystem,…
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January 6, 2020

25 Self-Love Quotes That Are Genuinely Empowering

As natural as it might come to others, true self-love is one of the most difficult things a person can achieve in a lifetime. First and foremost, just to remove…
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January 6, 2020

High School Sweethearts Get a Second Chance at Love When She Sees Him Front Row at Her Concert

Lots of young lovers have connected over conversation and steaming cups of coffee. It’s the perfect first date for many couples, and the perfect breakup for one couple in particular.…
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January 6, 2020

25 Ryan Reynolds Quotes For When You Need a Serious Laugh

Ryan Reynolds is one of the sexiest men alive and an actor who has starred in movies from comedies (Van Wilder) to dramas (Fireflies in the Garden) and everything in…
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January 3, 2020

Amputee Chef Started Cooking 5 Days After Losing His Hand

Being a culinary chef is partly art and science. While success depends on the quality of ingredients, creativity and a great set of knives, a chef’s hands are also integral.…
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January 3, 2020

Viola Davis Envisioned Her Perfect Soulmate and Met Him 3 1/2 Weeks Later

It all started with a prayer and a little eavesdropping. Before Viola Davis became the Oscar-winning actress that we now know, she was an aspiring star who struggled in her…
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January 2, 2020

This Couple Bought the Restaurant Where They First Met 23 Years Ago

Couples rarely forget where their first meeting took place and how it changed their lives forever. Jordan and Jennifer Olsen’s story is proof of that. Back in 1997, they first…
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December 24, 2019

Charlize Theron Fought Through Trauma To Build Her Fulfilling Life

Charlize Theron is a strong woman on and off the cameras. In 2004, after winning an Academy Award for Best Actress for her turn as serial killer Aileen Wuornos in…
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December 24, 2019

How To Simplify Your New Year’s Resolution With This One-Word Method

The 2010s have been nothing short of monumental. From technological advancements, changes in societal dynamics to the state of the planet, the years have been challenging and shifting our ideals…
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December 23, 2019

Given Only 2 Weeks To Live After Birth, She Thanks Adoption For Saving Her Life

Sometimes, babies are born under the most impossible and unfortunate of circumstances. All odds seem to be stacked against these children but that is not always the case. Such is…
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December 23, 2019

Gabrielle Union Decided to Speak Up Even If It Meant Losing Her Job

When the beloved actress Gabrielle Union confirmed that she was no longer going to be a judge on America’s Got Talent, the news stirred major controversy. The sudden nature of…
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December 22, 2019

At Her Lowest Point, Mariah Carey Turned Vulnerability Into Strength

To many, Mariah Carey is the queen of Christmas, or at least the Christmas season. This diva has seen many ups and downs in her personal and professional life. However,…
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December 20, 2019

Meryl Streep Saved Carrie Fisher By Embracing Her Flaws

Carrie Fisher and Meryl Streep are both icons in their own right, and have both enjoyed immeasurable professional success. But in terms of personality, you might think they were from…
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December 20, 2019

A Year After She Survived a Hippo Attack, She’s Training for a Marathon

Last year, Kristen Yaldor celebrated her thirty-seventh birthday with a day of nature photography in Zimbabwe when the unthinkable happened: she was attacked by a hippopotamus. She was left with…
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December 20, 2019

20 Most Inspiring People of the 2010s

The 2010s have been nothing short of world-changing. Ten years ago Facebook was barely starting to gain traction over Myspace and most of us were carrying flip phones. But more…
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December 19, 2019

Harrison Ford and Calista Flockhart’s 18-Year Romance Had an Unexpected Wingman

When Harrison Ford and Calista Flockhart first began dating, their budding romance was met with a large dose of skepticism. First, there was the fact that the Star Wars actor…
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December 19, 2019

He Spent 5 Years on Death Row for a Crime He Didn’t Commit, Now He’s a College Graduate

Ryan Matthews is a loving dad and husband as well as a recent college graduate, which, at first look, is nothing too remarkable. However, his story is anything but typical.…
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December 19, 2019

Why New Year’s Resolutions Don’t Work For You (And What To Do Instead)

New Year’s resolutions have never been my thing. While I’m very aware that, for many, they can be powerful, life-altering promises to the self, it does seem that the vast…
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December 19, 2019

Adam Sandler Didn’t Listen When His Professor Told Him to Stop

Adam Sandler will forever be known as one of Hollywood’s funnymen, thanks to his even if this title has lately challenged his credibility as an actor. With typecast roles and…
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December 18, 2019

World’s Oldest Couple Reveals the Secrets to Their 80-Year Marriage

Like many couples, John and Charlotte met through circumstances. They just ended up sitting behind each other in class. It was in 1934, during zoology class. At the time, John…
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December 18, 2019

How to Tell if It’s Too Soon to Move on From Your Breakup

Breakups are incredibly complex and necessitate many layers of healing to fully, completely move on. When relationships matter– truly, deeply matter– there’s no off switch when you agree to call…
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December 18, 2019

Martha Stewart’s Unlikely Best Friend Snoop Dogg Broke All the Rules

It is always reassuring to know that we have the power to choose our friends. And sometimes, the choices others make can surprise us. One such unlikely, but perfectly matched…