Sometimes You Need to Swallow Your Pride and Take the Job

We’ve all been there.  When you’re up on the mountaintop and everything seems to be going your way, it’s hard to imagine things being anything but good. Then your world starts to crumble. Maybe you lose your job, or...

Running In Cold Weather – Layering your Clothing Properly

As the temperature dips, if you're someone who still gets excited at the thought of going for a run outdoors, before you lace up...

Assessing Your Dog Breed Compatibility

Every dog owner, regardless of the number of dogs you have or will own, has been faced with the obstacle of finding a compatible dog breed. Some owners simply fall into it, others have been raised with a certain...

Cat in Heat – Is your Cat in Season?

The word queen is used to describe any female cat of breeding age. A queen that is experiencing estrus, which is the female reproductive period, or heat; often referred to as “in season”, will display distinctive signs that are...

Arsenic Poisoning in Dogs

Note: If you are reading this because you think your dog ingested arsenic, stop reading and get him to the veterinarian as soon as possible! For anyone who has seen the 1944 Cary Grant movie “Arsenic and Old Lace'”, the...

My Kid Hates Me, Is That Normal?

As your teenager storms out of the room and slams their bedroom door in complete...

Pros and Cons of Being a Mother

Being a mother! It’s one of the most amazing things in the world, right? It’s...

Blame it On Baby Brain

You parked your car at the grocery store, only to come out and realize in...

Pregnancy Stress – The Most Stressful Times in a Woman’s Life

Pregnancy Stress? Really? Pregnancy can be one of the most stressful times in a woman’s...

Playing the Pregnancy Card

Your pregnant, (congratulations) not feeling great, a tad on the swollen side, somewhat emotional, perhaps...

Calories in White Wine – About 90 Calories in a 4...

Have you ever wondered about the calories in white wine? Do you fret over going out, knowing you may pay a price for caloric...

Commitment – Being Faithful to the One You Love

Commitment Someone who’ll go the distance I need somebody who’ll stand power And make me go weak in the knees Commitment And everything that goes with it I need honor...

Custody Battles – Fighting for the Children

We all want the best for our children. Usually that is a loving home with a mother and father to love them and guide...

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Summer Jobs for Teenagers – Should they Work?

Encouraging your teenager to get a summer job often leads to building a sense of responsibility, the value of the working dollar, and of...

Following Your Dreams – Believe in Yourself

Every single thing in this world, that you enjoy and participate in – started as someone’s dream first. In fact, there are millions of...

Working From Home – It’s Not as Easy as You Think

Parents, the dream job begins as something you can do from the comforts of your home. You imagine balancing your professional and personal life...