A Really Full Life

  We all have the same 24 hours in every single day. That’s what I read in a lot of books and articles on productivity. And I’ve let it drive me...

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It seems to you like this will never change.   From your perspective this is gonna go on until . . .  well, forever. Nothing has happened even though you’ve prayed....

  What’s in a name? Are you a Grandma, a Gammy, a Grams, a Mimsy, a Nana, a Nona, a Noni, an Ona, or as Sheldon Cooper would say—a Mee-maa? It...

A man is already halfway in love with any woman who listens to him. Brendan Francis   How well do you know your husband? This year we’ll celebrate our 30th anniversary...

  It’s OK to admit you have limitations? We are all just human. You’ve heard that a 1000 times.  You’ve said it yourself. But I’ll bet you’ve gone on day after...

  Is there anything better than finding a simple solution to a difficult problem? We all have them, difficult problems that is. The frequent frustrations and battle fatigue that come with...

January is the perfect month to focus on your interior decorating dilemmas. What bugs you most about your home? Clutter everywhere, a general lack of pizzazz, or kids’ rooms that look...

What comes to mind when you think of comfort food? For me it’s Pot Roast, Chicken & Dumplings, and Lasagna. You know, the kinds of foods that are high in fat,...

Today we’re headed to Seattle to sample the best of what the Pacific Northwest has to offer. I’m traveling with my granddaughter Kate and her boys up to the cloudy rainy...

  Parenting is a more like a marathon than a sprint and when your kids hit Junior High you know the finish line is finally and unavoidably coming up fast.  ...