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  • Ron Howard Illustration

    Illustration by Mark Marturello

    Ron Howard believes happiness is about love, his favorite word. “It’s loving what I do and who I do it with.”
  • Adam Shell and Nicholas Kraft in Valencia, CA

    Courtesy of Adam Shell and Nicholas Kraft

    Two young documentary filmmakers are scouring the country to find America's happiest people.
  • Sungle parent, happy kids
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    Single parents experience unique challenges and special joys. Here are five expert-tested ways to raise happy kids in a one-parent household.
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21 Ways to Spread Love in the World

Love

Here are 21 ideas for sharing love with those around you.
Soul mate couple
Photographs by Samantha Maber and Natalie Koen, Lily Magnolia Rose Photography, Simplyeloped.com

The Art of Mindful Dating

Relationships

Being your authentic self is the best way to find a soul mate, say experts in the dating game.
cute couple making a heart with their hands.

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Love and Happiness

Relationships

In fairy tales, lasting love just happens. But in real life, healthy habits are what build happiness over the long haul.
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The Holiday Celebration I'll Never Forget

Relationships

Sometimes the best holiday memories are made when you least expect it.
Sungle parent, happy kids
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5 Tips for Raising Happy Kids as a Single Parent

Relationships

Single parents experience unique challenges and special joys. Here are five expert-tested ways to raise happy kids in a one-parent household.
Teenagers hanging out.
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Know When to Intervene With Your Teen

Relationships

Four steps to assess when to intervene with your teenager's life or let them make their own mistakes.
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Know Your Kids' Strengths

Family

Focus on your kids' strengths and talents, says expert Lea Waters, to develop a more positive parenting relationship.
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Dog Days of Happiness

Relationships

Dogs are the ultimate happiness gurus. Learn how to be as carefree as your four-legged friends.
Mom relaxing on the couch.
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7 Ways to Recharge This Mother’s Day

Relationships

This Mother's Day, take some time for yourself to relax and recharge.
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5 Essential Factors for Raising Resilient Kids

Relationships

When kids are raised with a healthy dose of positive and motivational experiences, they're more likely to grow into happy, resilient adults.

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