Boss-up quotes from 6 of the world’s most powerful black women

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In celebration of Black Herstory Month and every month, we share wise words from Michelle Obama, Lizzo, and more.

I’ve been to Venus and back: How I’m finding my voice again

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Here’s how I came out on top after being pushed out of the company I founded.

9 ways to save time and get to the point like an Essentialist

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Learn how creative minds like Nora Ephron, Ferran Adrià, and Steven Spielberg’s editor apply Essentialism to focus and prioritize.

45 of the most actionable ways to become an Essentialist

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A summarized guide to Essentialism: How to live a truly meaningful, productive life

Healing Power: My Path to Mind-Body Wellness

Adventures in Perimenopause

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12 things I tried to help with symptoms of perimenopause (or whatever you want to call it)

Diagnosis: Human Woman

Adventures in Perimenopause

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How do you know when sleeplessness, weight gain, and night sweats are simply signs of getting older or something more? Lately, I’ve been remembering the complaints and jokes I heard from grandmothers and aunts as a kid, about what happens to women’s bodies as they age: insomnia, weight gain, moodiness. The irony is that most […]

Skylights quadrupled our living room light

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When I saw an ad for a Dream Home Giveaway in HGTV Magazine, I swooned over the photos for a moment, but decided not to enter. I’d tried my hand at this competition in the past — actively submitting multiple times per day for a few weeks, only to come up Dream Home-less, along with […]

For this ‘bipolar light’ yoga-teaching nonprofit manager and new stepparent, there is no ‘done’

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Holly Seymour Jasinski has spent most of her adult life helping others. For more than 10 years, the 45-year-old has worked for Resilience: Advocates for Ending Violence, a nonprofit in West Michigan that responds to, reduces, and prevents domestic and sexual violence. Before moving to Grand Rapids in 2008, she managed a large domestic violence […]