Are you really, truly capable of laughing at yourself? If so, it's a good sign that you have an optimistic personality and a good sense of humor, a new study suggests.
For family caregivers, the mountains of laundry, the endless messes that need cleaned up, the rushing to doctor's appointments, the complete surrender of one's personal life and the painful process of watching a loved one's decline is no laughing matter. You may feel like crying more often than you feel like laughing.
Yoga Journal’s advice to Yogis: add some humor and lightness to your classes, and you may see your business boom
Across the United States, teachers and studios are recognizing that funny business can help yoga businesses thrive. "Humor can help a studio attract and retain students," says Julie Margolis, an instructor at New Jersey's Yoga Montclair. "They love it because it helps them relax their muscles, surrender to their practice, and take themselves—and yoga—less seriously."
Nick Vujicic was born without arms and legs. He chose to live a life of meaning and purpose regardless. In his own words "what's the point of holding your wife's hand if you can't hold her heart?" Nothing is easy in life, for anybody. Be clear on what you want, go do it, and never give up (laughter will help you greatly on the way!)
Role of laughter in jury deliberations during a capital murder case: plays key roles in group communication and group dynamics
Laughter can play key roles in group communication and group dynamics -- even when there's nothing funny going on. That's according to new research from North Carolina State University that examined the role of laughter [...]
Here is your entertainment for the day: http://animalswithstuffedanimals.tumblr.com/page/5 has lots of cute pictures of animals playing with toy (stuffed) animals. For those old enough: Shirley Temple sings "Laugh you son of a gun" Just because we [...]
Cathartic psychotherapy emphasizes and utilizes laughter as one of the major cathartic processes healing emotional pain. It is specific to the release of light anger, light fear, and boredom. When people laugh, if uncomplicated by medications which may interfere with the physical catharsis, they are releasing painful feeling which is gone for all time.
Forget technology. The best prescription for patients with venous leg ulcers is good quality nursing care – and the occasional belly laugh!
http://www.chatroulette.com/ is a place where you meet random strangers with webcams. One night that stranger was Diana. Watch this video. It's hilarious and full of surprises!