I came across 'The Gentle Art of Swedish Death Cleaning' by Margaretta Magnusson as advertised by one of my favorite little bookstores.  Of course the name caught...

It's a new year and a new you.  More likely, if you are like me, new year and same me.  However, this 'same me' is...

I was listening to a radio talk show with a well-known chef. He was discussing the upcoming Thanksgiving holiday and asked callers to share their...

Back in August, I wrote a post about addressing the uncertainty of our nation’s political climate with our children. (You can read it here:  Fear...

Our physical health is a cornerstone of our overall well-being.  As a parent, it is so easy to put the focus on our kids and...

When my boys were young, they were rambunctious.  I had a difficult time managing their high energy levels as well as my expectations of them....

I often wonder, living in a technology obsessed culture the way we do, if the art of conversation is slowly dying out.  To add another...

A few weeks back while we were enjoying our holiday break, I was seated in a common area of a family friendly gym we were...

Ever since we were able to reincorporate dogs back into our home well over three years ago, daily walks are a part of my life....

I don't know how it's going for you thus far into the New Year, but are you hanging in there with resolutions?  Personally, I don't...