Tag: Self-discipline

 

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Raising Happiness: Is Your Marriage Losing its Luster?

By Christine Carter | January 28, 2014

Three easy ways to make it feel like new love

 

Raising Happiness: Tablet and Smartphone Boot Camp for Middle School Parents

By Christine Carter | November 26, 2013

‘Tis the season for electronic gifts. But these days, parents need to provide their kids with much more than batteries for all their devices.

 

Raising Happiness: How to Help Kids Adjust to College

By Christine Carter | October 28, 2013

Four ways to support new college students who are experiencing a rocky transition.

 

Raising Happiness: How to Eliminate “Junk Stimulus”

By Christine Carter | October 15, 2013

Reigning in clutter adds ease to your life.

 

Raising Happiness: How to Avoid Burnout—or a Breakdown

By Christine Carter | October 7, 2013

Three ways working parents can combat exhaustion that don’t require radical social change.

 

Raising Happiness: Would Working Less Make You Happier?

By Christine Carter | September 23, 2013

Is it even possible to work less in today’s economy?

 

Raising Happiness: Are you Maxed Out?

By Christine Carter | September 16, 2013

Many American moms are on the brink of breakdown. Are you?

 

Raising Happiness: Passion + Adversity = Success?

By Christine Carter | September 9, 2013

Now that the kids are back in school, I’m thinking about what really leads to success--as well as happiness. Part 3 in a 3 part series. Click here to read Part 1 and here to read Part 2.

 

Raising Happiness: The Quiet Secret to Success

By Christine Carter | September 2, 2013

As the kids head back to school, I’m thinking about what really leads to success--as well as happiness. Part 2 in a 3 part series. Click here to read Part 1.

 

Raising Happiness: A New Theory of Elite Performance

By Christine Carter | August 26, 2013

As the kids head back to school, I’m thinking about what really leads to success--as well as happiness. Part one in a three-part series.

 

Raising Happiness: Advice for New Parents

By Christine Carter | August 12, 2013

An open letter to my brother and his wife, who are expecting their first baby--a boy!!!--this fall.

 

Raising Happiness: It’s Summertime: Let’s Play!

By Christine Carter | July 15, 2013

Don’t squander your summer at work or at summer school -- you’ll miss all the best benefits

 

Research Digest Items/Studies: The Angry Brain

 
Why exercise makes kids good at math.

Videos and Podcasts: Physical Activity Makes Kids Smart—and Happy

By Christine Carter and Rona Renner | January 17, 2011

Why exercise makes kids good at math.

 

Raising Happiness: Podcast: Physical Activity Makes Kids Smart—and Happy

By Rachel Lee | January 17, 2011

Why exercise makes kids better at math.

 

Raising Happiness: Motivated to do the Dishes

By Christine Carter | January 11, 2011

Tips for turning housework into houseplay

 

Raising Happiness: Finding “Flow”

By Christine Carter | October 12, 2010

Learn two key factors for fostering this particular form of happiness

 

Raising Happiness: How to be a More Patient Parent

By Christine Carter | October 5, 2010

Losing your mind? Stop judging yourself and come back to your breath and your body.

 

Raising Happiness: Why Play is Important for Self-Discipline

By Christine Carter | September 21, 2010

Play is an important skill that kids need for both happiness and, surprisingly, self-discipline.

 
Play is an important skill that kids need for both happiness and, surprisingly, self-discipline.

Videos and Podcasts: Why Play is Important for Self-Discipline

By Christine Carter and Rona Renner | September 20, 2010

Play is an important skill that kids need for both happiness and, surprisingly, self-discipline.

 

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