Yes, we're off to France for a while, hopping a plane to DFW and meeting our friends for the trip across the pond. Without my usual ton of baggage because I was more reasonable this time. Of course, we will be vigilant, as friends exhort us. But really, there's not much we can do to head off an . . .
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I've thought a lot about the people who seem so tone deaf to the facts and who continue to support this man, despite the fact that his behavior and beliefs go against much of what they say they believe. They overlook his inconsistent positions, high-five his insults and turn a blind eye to the way . . .
Remember these VW vans? They were ubiquitous in the Sixties andI remember them well! Today, our Best of Boomers crew is sharing tips, tricks, wisdom and even a smile or two. On The Survive and Thrive Boomer Guide, Rita R. Robison, consumer journalist, writes about how often you should change the . . .
Loss can seem overwhelming. It's true that life will never be the same after a great loss. But it's also true that so much remains. Grief is an indicator of how well we've loved. Moving forward (not on, but forward) is an indicator of how much love we still have to give. If you're grieving, see . . .
Sometimes the body needs a little push from the mind to give it the opportunity to heal. And, as scientific studies have shown, sometimes, drug effectiveness depends on the patient's beliefs. True study. Check out the mind/body connection products at A Healing Spirit. . . .
Trolls. They do more than just plague the internet. No, they are far more diabolical in today's world. They run our government. This New York Times Magazine piece breaks down the phenomenon of internet trolls and is definitely worth reading. Amanda Hess writes: Trolls work through abstraction, . . .
Parasols are back--as a lovely, graceful fashion accessory for those of us who suffer from sun sensitivity. In my youth I enjoyed the hot rays of the sun all the time and had a gorgeous tan to prove it. But once I had to take a daily medication that makes me sun-sensitive, those days were gone. . . .
What on earth is a guided journal? you may be wondering. We've all seen or bought lovely blank journals and some of us have several sitting unused on a shelf. (Guilty as charged!) Blank pages waiting to be filled area little, well, intimidating. "I don't know what to write! I don't even LIKE to . . .
My interest in healing work has been lifelong, but my need to be more hands-on began in the middle 1980s. I was living in the San Francisco Bay area and still do, but back then the Bay area was Ground Zero for the AIDS epidemic and the premier AIDS education and support organization in the nation . . .
Tired of the usual Mother's Day gifts, like flowers or brunches? If you're lucky enough to still have a mother to honor on May 14, you may want to show you are thinking of her with a very special gift. I've got some very special ideas: (not sponsored, just things I love) Suggest you take a look at . . .
Life will never be the same. But it does go on. We know it from our own experience. And we can help at A Healing Spirit. . . .
Helen Keller is a woman I've always admired. Talk about rising to the occasion.... So ... Whether it's cancer, Crohn's, M.S., chronic pain, anxiety or grief, our products and services may help you. . . .
I know better. And yet, in starting my new business, A Healing Spirit, which you can find HERE, I screwed up. More than once. I can't erase those mistakes. But I can learn from them and so you can you. So that others don't make the same mistakes I did, I've decided to share some of my screw-ups, . . .
That's the funny thing about feelings. We think if we push them down hard enough, they'll disappear. Dr. Charles/ChicagoMed NBC's Chicago Med is a different brand of hospital drama. Along with medication, lots of wisdom is dispensed, usually in the voice of psychiatrist Dr. Charles, an expert . . .
Ask. Sounds pretty simple, doesn't it? If you need something, ask for it. Sometimes, it IS simple. "Can I have the salt?" "Could you hang your coat over there?" "Would you like to have lunch tomorrow?" Those are the easy asks. Some asks are harder: What's a lot harder is asking for . . .
When I saw this the other day, I was struck by its truth. I'm just going to leave it here and ask what you think about it. Save . . .
My husband is a logical guy. He started out to be an engineer but he ended up a lawyer in one of the driest areas ever: bank regulatory law. I mean, Zzzzzz. To me. I'm not even sure he understands what New Age means. But when he was told he had to have surgery that would mean a painful recovery, I . . .
Our products and services for people who are grieving can help, especially our downloadable audio Coping with Grief And until tonight at 11:59pm it's got a special price: $4.99 if you use the coupon code LAUNCH. . . .
If you're grieving a loss, the information I'm sharing below can help. But before I explain, I wanted to remind you: Until Sunday at 11:59pm all my pre-recorded downloadable audios are at a special launch celebration price: $4.99 if you use the coupon code LAUNCH. She was the person to whom I . . .