START A PETITION 27,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good
START A PETITION
x

tag: Family

Smart Tips for Avoiding Ticks This Summer

Ticks are the worst. They are nasty little parasites that suck blood and transmit dangerous viruses, like Lyme disease, among numerous others. But, they donít have to take the fun out of your outdoor …

84 comments

5 Quotes that Prove How Awesome Dads Are

Sunday is Fatherís Day, a time to honor the impact that dads have on our lives. Whether itís coaching our pee wee soccer league, taking on the role of grill master at the annual family barbeque or off…

36 comments

How to Break Free of Toxic Relationships

One of the biggest complaints I hear from people who are embarking on a healthier path - physical, spiritual or otherwise - is about having to deal with toxic people who are holding them back. As I l…

92 comments

4 Tips to Keep Your Aging Parents Healthy

Taylor Swift just announced in a Tumblr post that her mother has been diagnosed with cancer. She revealed that the undisclosed cancer was revealed after a screening Taylor had asked her mom to order a…

80 comments

Spring Trimmings to Make Your Kitchen a Vibrant and Welcoming Space

These spring-fresh ideas are not costly or time-consuming, however small your budget or crowded your schedule. But yes, they are priceless in the simple joy and beauty they are sure to evoke. Herbs…

72 comments

The Case for Slowing Down in 2015

2015 is here and youíre as busy as ever. Being busy is a great thing, but, it can be incredibly stressful, which taxes your body and your health over time. Instead of trying to force more stress onto …

163 comments

8 Reasons We Should Wish Each Other Crappy Holidays

In the midst of a season advertised as joyful, a therapist knows the truth:†suffering doesnít go on hiatus for a season.†In fact, it is often†intensified†by the season. But a therapist also knows: We…

75 comments

5 Iconic Holiday Cookies Made Healthier

You may be asking who in their right mind would want to make a cookie healthier? True; itís a treat, a splurge, an immutable indulgence. However, healthier doesnít necessarily mean lower in fat or cal…

185 comments

6 Ways to Give Experiences Instead of Things This Holiday Season

The holiday season doesn't have to be all about physical gifts. There are countless reasons why getting away from that materialistic model is a great idea. Not only is it better from a financial persp…

69 comments

Handling the Holidays: Bringing a New Relationship Home

I was catching up with a dear friend last week, and she brought up a great (and timely) topic: bringing her new beau home for the holidays for the first time. As she discussed her excitement and conce…

57 comments

video spotlight

Daily Cute: Love is Love

Daily Cute: Love is Love

meet our writers

Joe Baker, Care2

Joe Baker is VP of Causes and Advocacy for Care2. Joe oversees Care2's campaigns with its nonprofit partners. Previously, Joe worked for Amnesty... more

people are talking

Everyone should have access to free and effective birth control!

Urban farming and indoor gardening allows increasing numbers of people to grow much of their own foo…

While here in Australia, people buy products from Argentina which are produced perfectly well here. …

Thank you for sharing =)