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How Nurse Ratched Made Me a Better Counselor

04.16.2014
I met some truly amazing medical personnel during my hospital stay. They were skilled, compassionate, and reassuring. And, I met some other...
Life Lessons From 'Game of Thrones': How Curbing Your Ego Can Win You an Army -- and the Crown

Life Lessons From 'Game of Thrones': How Curbing Your Ego Can Win You an Army -- and the Crown

04.11.2014
Allow your actions and your accomplishments to win the respect you already know you deserve. It is not always the loudest voice that wins...
What Grounds You?

What Grounds You?

04.11.2014
In the last decade, there has been a huge push for the use of meditation and how "connecting with oneself" can bring a sense of calm to...
Go Ahead and Fail, Baby Girl

Go Ahead and Fail, Baby Girl

04. 9.2014
I know that I can never live up to the image of perfection that she has of me right now, so I will enjoy it while it lasts. Truthfully,...
How To Overcome 7 Big Blocks To Success

How To Overcome 7 Big Blocks To Success

04. 9.2014
Everybody has a dream in their heart. They stem from our unique gifts, which are part of our higher purpose here on this earth to share...
10 Lessons Learned From Failing

10 Lessons Learned From Failing

04. 8.2014
It may have been one of the lowest points in my life, but it was also the most thought-provoking.
Mickey Rooney, An Unusual Role Model!

Mickey Rooney, An Unusual Role Model!

04. 8.2014
We lost a great actor yesterday. Along with this loss there is much we can learn.
10 Movies This Child of the '80s Wants Her Kids to Learn From

10 Movies This Child of the '80s Wants Her Kids to Learn From

04. 7.2014
As I stare down 40 and gear up for another phase of life, I find myself going back to the things that comforted me when I really was a...
How To Have A Happier Monday

How To Have A Happier Monday

04. 7.2014
Everyone struggles through weekday drudgery to reach their weekend fun. But what if you could reclaim every day of your life?
8 Essential Life Lessons From Nostalgic Cartoons

8 Essential Life Lessons From Nostalgic Cartoons

Sara Roncero-Menendez  04. 3.2014
Many of us had a favorite cartoon when we were growing up, one we made sure to tune into no matter how much homework was left. As we get...
50 Life Skills Every Woman Should Know By 50

50 Life Skills Every Woman Should Know By 50

Shelley Emling  04. 3.2014
Gail Sheehy once said that a seasoned woman is spicy, noting that "she has been marinated in life experience." We agree. By the time a...
I Used to Be Married

I Used to Be Married

04. 2.2014
My husband was diagnosed with Parkinson's disease just after he turned 40. A talented long-distance runner and veteran of many first-place...
So, You Want to Write a Book?*

So, You Want to Write a Book?*

03.31.2014
I urge you to write the book(s) inside of you, because if nothing else, that process, and the confidence, hope and pride it brings is bound...
10 Things Children Know That Adults Seem To Have Forgotten

10 Things Children Know That Adults Seem To Have Forgotten

03.28.2014
Sometimes it feels that we spend our entire lives trying to return to who we were as children. Here's what we can learn from our younger...