Legal Drama, a Break Up and Heart-Wrenching Tragedy: How Gabrielle Union and Dwyane Wade Emerged Stronger Than Ever

Gabrielle Union doesn’t do passive.

When she found herself unfavorably comparing her successes to others’—”I felt like you see everyone is having so much more,” the actress admitted on the Today show Apr. 9—she decided to implement a change.

Turning to her vision boards, she stopped “chasing after specific things and asking for stuff,” she explained and pared down her desires to one specific request. “I asked for more joy, peace and grace,” she noted. “And it’s been coming in abundance.”