AncestryDNA Vs. 23AndMe: I Took 2 DNA Tests So You Can Pick the Right One for …

True confession time: I’ve become kinda a geek about DNA. At first, it was just a way to really understand my heritage. It would seem…

The Gift of the Midlife Crisis

Gen X or Baby Boomer? Feeling dissatisfied with your life? Wondering if there’s something more out there for you? Congratulations! You’re experiencing some of the…

Great Advice on How to Handle Your Upcoming Empty Nest from a Surprising Source

Here’s tons of great advice on what to do in your new empty nest and how to handle your feelings about the future from a very unexpected source – commencement speeches. After all, you’re graduating as a parent, right?

Why Midlife Women Should Get Comfortable with Failure

Who remembers my wildly successful weight loss challenge from 2015? You know, the one where I tried out a different weight loss plan each week…

How to Keep Things Hygge Even in Spring

You can still keep the hygge spirit of cozy comfort alive during the spring. Here are some ways to make your life hyggelig as the weather warms up and the days lengthen.

This Simple Phrase Can Help You Practice More Self-Compassion

Are you hardest on yourself? I know I am. I realized recently I have a problem treating myself nicely and so I’ve been researching ways…

Why You Should Resolve to Be a Nicer Person to Yourself in 2017

I came down this morning, took one look at my crumb-covered kitchen counter and said out loud, “Oh, God, I am such a messy person.”…

25 Ways to Fill Your Life with Hygge

Ready to embrace the hygge lifestyle? This Danish trend keeps increasing in popularity and with good reason: it’s a great way to add a little…