Why My Word for 2017 is Hygge

I often pick a word at the beginning of the New Year as my theme for the year. It’s easier than a resolution (although I…

25 Great Gifts for College Students

Wondering what to get a college student for Christmas? I quizzed my three subject matter experts and did some research of my own to come…

Frustrated by Generational Labels? Pick a New One.

Is having meaningful work important to you? Do you appreciate opportunities for collaboration and freedom to decide the best path for you? Would you like…

Five Ways My Mom’s Memory Loss Taught Me to be Mindful

I went to pick my Mom up a few days ago at her assisted living facility for a pre-planned family lunch and found her room…

Over 50? Five Great YouTube Videos to Help You Deal with Aging, Hooded Eyes

I looked in the mirror the other day and realized I have hooded eyes. As I’ve aged, gravity has pulled down the skin below my…

Mostly Homemade Heirloom Tomato Tart

I have a ritual that I follow every Sunday evening starting in mid-July and continuing as long into the fall as I can: I walk…

Why Your College Student Absolutely Needs a HIPAA Release Form

It’s every parent’s worst nightmare: the after-midnight phone call telling you that your child has been in a serious accident and is in the hospital.…

25 Great Resources to Help You Prepare for College Drop-Off Day

Dropping your kid off at college for the first time is a big deal. It certainly was for me with all three kids. It’s such…