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  • Laughter: Sweet Therapy for Stress

    “The most wasted of all days is one without laughter.” e.e. cummings A good sense of humor can be a powerful resource in stressful times and life, as we know, comes with its share of those. Laughter can completely..


  • How to Focus on Your Goals

    We’re very pleased that Daniel Wood has written an article for us today! Daniel found Life,for instance in its early days and has become a valued member of the community. Setting goals for yourself makes a big..


  • Do You Ever Take the Last Piece of Pie?

    “You yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection.” Buddha Are you selfish? Does that question make you cringe? Does it make your back go up – who me? I’m not..


  • Are You Competitive?

    “How can someone win if winning means that someone loses?” John Scatman I didn’t know I was competitive until just a few months ago. Being competitive was a characteristic I recognized in other people, but never in..


  • Good News or Bad News: How Do You Judge?

    “What seems to us bitter trials are often blessings in disguise.” Oscar Wilde We can only really judge something as being good or bad in relation to something else. Time gives us perspective we lack while we’re..


  • What Do You Fear?

     We’re very honored that Jim King has written a post for today! Jim offers articulate, intelligent feedback often here at Life,forinstance since our launch in November. We’re always happy to see Jim arrive at the party! You..




  • Are You Living in the Now?

     We are happy to welcome Stacey as our Guest Author today! If you’ve spent any time here at Life,forinstance, you’ve already been in conversation with StaceyMJHughes. She is an active and thoughtful contributor to the conversation. Today..