• Josh Radnor holding picture of himself.

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    Josh Radnor, best known for his role as Ted on How I Met Your Mother, on optimism and the other things that really matter in life.
  • Tao Porchon-Lynch still practicing Yoga at 99

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    At 99, this yoga master proves that age is just a number.
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    Woman having her face painted at Soul Camp.
    Sleep-away camps for adults provide the opportunity to leave civilization and return to the games, rituals and intense bonding of childhood summer...
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Good Apples


Versatile, nutricious apples taste good in almost everything--including the Apple Cake and Apple Sauce recipes we've included here.
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Rob Thomas Still Loves You


For Matchbox Twenty frontman Rob Thomas, performing never gets old.
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8 Ways to Be a Tourist in Your Own City


Staycations offer the same mood-boosting benefits of faraway travel without the cost, long security lines or jet lag.
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10 Tips to Do a Disney Vacation Right


A trip to a Disney park should be fun and fantastic, filled with quality family time.
Japanese hot spring.

Find Zen in the Japanese Wilderness


Under the shadow of Mount Fuji, Japan's wondrous hot springs welcome tourists and natives into their healing waters.
Buddhist monks walking down a corridor.

5 Awe-Inspiring Travel Destinations


These five far-flung destinations are sure to inspire your wanderlust. Get that passport ready.
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Happiness Is a Walk in the Park


Urban parks and green space offer more than beauty--they're also a boon for your well-being!
Campers having fun.
Campers laugh it up at Campowerment, above. All photos courtesy of the camps.

Sleep-Away Camps for Adults Offer Play, Transformation


Sleep-away camps for grown-ups have been popping up across the country, drawing people in with a mix of childlike fun, welcoming community and a...
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Top 10 Happy Movies of All Time


Happy movies offer a chance to explore far-off locales, sing at the top of our lungs, fall in love and escape the mundane duties of everyday life.
Mom and toddler in the kitchen.
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Simplify Your Life in 12 Steps


Follow these 12 steps to untangle yourself from the web of physical and mental 'stuff' that keeps you from engaging in what really matters.


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