Father's Day

June 21, 2013

Why does Father's Day feel different than Mother's Day?

Is it because Fathers have different roles in our society than Mothers?

Is it because we pause on this day in June to reflect upon our relationship with our Father vs. our relationship with our Mother? 

Conversation Starters

June 14, 2013

Remember those awkward conversations with your parents about "the birds and the bees"?  Back in the days when you felt cornered by your parents who nervously attempted to discuss the uncomfortable topic of sex, babies and body parts during that equally awkward stage of pre-pubescent adolescence?

Before I Die...

May 10, 2013

I want to introduce you to an amazing person and her story.  Her name is Candy Chang and she has started a movement that will make you pause and reflect about what you want to do before you die.

Do you ever listen and watch the wonderful TED talks?  TED talks are about presenting ideas that are worth spreading.  Download the TED talk app and jump right in. I get one emailed to me daily.  You won't regret it.

My Bucket Runneth Over

May 3, 2013

Have you ever experienced that uneasy sensation in your physical being and the rattling going on in your mind? Those uneasy signs of being completely overwhelmed?

Do you ever go to sleep at night and worry yourself into a frenzy about all the things that are happening to you and to those around you knowing you don't have any control over what's going on?

Is your to-do list a mile long and your inbox overflowing?


February 8, 2013

What does filipendulous mean?

I know; I had never heard that word before in my life, until I stumbled across it in an article about planning for the end of life.

Filipendulous means  "hanging by a thread".