Are we meant to be in one relationship with the same partner? Grow old and share life's ups and downs with them, until we are putting our teeth in a cup to clean at the end of the day? This is what most of us were taught. That being adults means marriage, children and celebrating,… Continue reading Majority Of One
I remember seeing the original Mary Poppins on the big screen for the first time. As a little girl, I was in awe of the sights, sounds, dancing, and music, all exploding around me. It was incredible. Of course that's the only way we saw movies then, there was no re- release on TV or cable.… Continue reading Laughing Really Is Great Medicine
Children tell us who’s the boss from the moment they’re conceived. We think we’re in control but that’s never the reality. "Hmmm....I think I’ll make mommy vomit now." "Hmmm... maybe another pit stop is in order." From morning sickness, to pressure on my bladder, to swollen feet- that is, when I could see my feet-… Continue reading Parenting: If You Feel Crazy, Then You’re Doing It Right!
Technology is useful in many ways. We often overlook how much we utilize our cell phones, tablets, and other gizmos and gadgets. If you were to track your screen time during a day- my bet is you would be shocked how many minutes tick away while you stare at a screen. Often ignored is the… Continue reading How Does Technology Impact Health?
When my daughter was entering high school, she crawled into my arms and said, "I don't want to grow up." Holding her in my arms I knew exactly what she meant. How could I tell her, I agreed? That most adults agreed. We also wish we could run into our parents outstretched arms, or crawl… Continue reading Growing Up