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Forgiving Your Parents for Things in the Past

There are no perfect people.  We all try our best to navigate our way through life, and we all make our share of mistakes. As children, we look up to our parents and assume that they are infallible. While...
Poke the Bear

Don’t Poke the Bear—You Won’t Like the Result!

I can only chalk it up to the fact that we men fancy ourselves to be daredevils. We like the thrill of the chase, of pushing the envelope just a little bit further than is actually safe. I’m not...

What You Can Learn From Relationships: Three Key Things to Know

There is much we can learn from relationships. All relationships are experiences, and these experiences are our teachers. How we navigate through these experiences and what we choose to see with our internal lens that can only be described...

The Keys to Being Present

Perception is Projection The simplest definition of “being present” is the awareness of who we are and what we experience without judgment or emotion. Eastern philosophy advises that to find peace and serenity we must observe what happens in life...

Meaningful Traditions: Two Ways to Take Back the Sacred in Your Life

There was a time when what we did as parents and lovers was sacred. Private. Our own meaningful traditions that helped create the new family we were forming together. It was the way we made our family separate from...

Are you a Care Partner? Surviving the Rollercoaster Journey

Many ask about the progression of dementia and Alzheimer’s – what are the “stages” of the disease for those diagnosed? Care Partners also experience a journey that plays out in stages when supporting a loved one. As parents disappear into...

6 Steps to Manifest Your Most Authentic Life

A few years ago, I was not living life authentically. There were days I could hardly get dressed due to depression caused by living an unhappy life.  With some deep soul searching, and a few tears, I was able to break through my fears and become my...

What if? How to Manage Your Fears and Live the Life You Deserve

Fear is a paralyzing emotion. It can stop us from living our best life. Or living life at all. I travel extensively across this country speaking to children and what I have found universally is that fear plagues everyone from...

Sunday Should be a Day for Rest and Family

When you hear the phrase “traditional living”, what crosses your mind? Is it the concept of bygone days where our free time tuned us off from the mundane, or perhaps a childlike nostalgia for the old-fashioned way of free...

Venting to Others: Six Reasons This is the Kiss of Death for Your Relationship

We’ve all been guilty of this from time to time: venting to others about what’s not working in our relationship. We’ll complain to our friends and family endlessly. We’ll talk to our therapist for years, re-living the same troubles...

Wedding Planners – Hiring Professional Help for Your Big Day

A wedding is such an important event for everybody involved. Anyone getting married wants to make this event, from the ceremony to the honeymoon, as special as possible. It’s important to keep your role in the wedding well-defined and as stress-free as possible. One way of ensuring a fantastic...

Buying a Diamond – Picking the Perfect Engagement Ring

Not sure she’ll say yes? If you’ve got a tiny satin box with a tiny and shiny rock, you’ll most likely receive a positive response coupled with a tight hug, a kiss, a tearful “thought you’d never ask.” How can a lady resist a stone? This kind especially? She’s...

A Wedding in Vegas – Pros and Cons of Getting Married in Vegas

Remember Mickey Rooney? He supposedly got married in Las Vegas twice – that’s what the tabloids say – but for all we know it could have been five or six times. You must have heard of Frank Sinatra’s marriage to Mia Farrow (Rosemary’s Baby). Well, they got married in...