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Do Over

Why I Would Never Go Back To The Days Of My Children's Youth

Arlene Nisson Lassin | Posted 05.15.2016 | Fifty
Arlene Nisson Lassin

I often post photos of my kids on social media sites of times when they were much younger, for things like Way Back Wednesday, Throwback Thursday and even Flashback Friday. Quite often someone will say, don't you wish you could go back in time and re-live those days? My answer is a resounding no.

Why Everyone Needs a Do Over: Q&A with Jon Acuff

Cat Knarr | Posted 06.07.2015 | Business
Cat Knarr

This past year, I experienced my first Do Over moment. I was suddenly laid off from a startup and left scrambling to rebuild my career. It worked out for the better when I found an exciting new job, but for a few months there, the future got scary.

What Did You Do on 9/12?

Chris VanDijk | Posted 11.12.2014 | Impact
Chris VanDijk

My true Sept. 12 moment didn't happen for another thirteen. It took me five years to come out of my stupor; to quit the job in a place with no windows that I took after Sept 11.

Sink or Swim: The Battle With Our Kids' Fears

Jenn Horton | Posted 12.17.2012 | Parents
Jenn Horton

My girl talks focus and determination all week, and damn, it makes me proud.

Why Grandparenting Is Not A Parenting 'Do-Over'

Karin Kasdin | Posted 10.21.2012 | Fifty
Karin Kasdin

I will not and cannot parent my granddaughter because as far as I'm concerned she is already perfection. I am blind to her issues and happy to hand the parenting reigns to my son and daughter-in-law. Let them be in charge of the hard stuff. I want to be in charge of ice cream.

How To Apologize: Getting A 'Do-Over' This Groundhog Day

Melanie Gorman | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Melanie Gorman

With Groundhog Day rapidly approaching, my mind has turned to the elusive do-over and the 1993 Bill Murray flick. When something in your life goes terribly wrong, it is possible to fix it.