parenting

  • Finding Happiness
    The latest research in maintaining the good life.
  • Creative kid
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    Focus on your kids' strengths and talents, says expert Lea Waters, to develop a more positive parenting relationship.
  • Adorable twins on the couch
    Raising twins is one of the toughest—and most rewarding—jobs a mother could ask for. (Even if she never exactly asked for it...)
  • Join contributing editor Susan Kane as she blogs about her journey to improve communication with her teenage daughter Coco.
  • The Myth of Work-Life Balance

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    Work-life balance is a sham, an ideal that is nearly impossible to achieve. But if we can't have balance, we can at least set priorities and find...
Finding Happiness

Finding Happiness at Work

The latest research in maintaining the good life.
Creative kid
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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.
Happy parents with baby.
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10 Best Books for Happy Parenting

Reading

The best parenting books are ones that offer advice and not proscriptions, anecdotes instead of strict dos and don'ts. The 10 books listed here are...
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.
Father reading to his son.
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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.
Diverse group of teen girls sitting on a couch touching hands.
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How to Raise Empathetic Kids

Practice

Discover what parents can do to teach empathy in a world obsessed with status and material wealth.
Mayim Bialik on magazine cover.

Mayim Bialik Comes Clean in Latest Issue of Live Happy Magazine

Lifestyle

Pick up our Holiday 2016 issue—possibly our biggest, brainiest yet!
Empty nest

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Make the Best of Your Empty Nest With These Tips

Self

An empty nest brings emotional upheaval. Therapist (and mom) Stacy Kaiser offers common-sense advice for navigating this tricky time of transition.
Fun with your kids

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50 Fun Ways to Feel Like a Kid Again

Family

Want to feel like a kid again? Spend more time playing with one.
Diverse array of colorfully dressed, happy kids.

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How to Raise Happy Kids

Parenting

Learn the key elements to raising happy kids who will grow up to be flourishing, successful adults.

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