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Are You Ready to Open Up to Trust, Happiness and Joy?

Debbie Woodbury | Posted 04.07.2014 | Healthy Living
Debbie Woodbury

Mindfulness is conscious awareness of what you are feeling and experiencing in the present moment. But there is more. To get to joy it's not enough to just be aware of the present. To get to joy you have to trust that the present moment is exactly where you belong.

How Running A Tough Mudder Taught Me To Trust Again

Posted 01.25.2014 | Divorce

If there's ever a time you need a little distraction in your life, it's during the divorce process. That's why we launched our Divorce Care Package se...

The Wise Words That Helped Me Survive My Divorce

Posted 01.23.2014 | Divorce

If there's ever a time you need a little distraction in your life, it's during the divorce process. That's why we launched our Divorce Care Package se...

Learn Your Top 3 Lessons in 2014

Jinny Ditzler | Posted 03.10.2014 | Healthy Living
Jinny Ditzler

One of the biggest frustrations in my life and other's lives is -- as Albert Einstein so wisely said -- "doing the same things over and over again an...

The Sexy Splurge That Got Me Through My Split

Posted 01.25.2014 | Divorce

If there's ever a time you need a little distraction in your life, it's during the divorce process. That's why we launched our Divorce Care Package se...

Why I Chose Las Vegas Over Thanksgiving After Divorce

Posted 11.27.2013 | Divorce

If there's ever a time you need a little distraction in your life, it's during the divorce process. That's why we launched our Divorce Care Package se...

What Airlines And Airports Are Doing For Less Stress Travel

Posted 11.22.2013 | Travel

Air travel can be a drag. With the never ending stop and go traffic on your way to the airport, the way-too long security lines (do we really have to ...

The 'Hot' Splurge That Made Me Feel Attractive Post-Split

Posted 11.10.2013 | Divorce

If there's ever a time you need a little distraction in your life, it's during the divorce process. That's why we launched our Divorce Care Package se...

Clearing Out The (Emotional) Clutter

Kelley Whitis | Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living
Kelley Whitis

Cleaning out the emotional clutter is a hard job. It takes willingness and dedication. It requires a daily conscious effort. There will be tears. There will be hard days. But the outcome is more than worth it.

Mick Jagger, 'War And Peace' And 6 Other Things That Will Get You Through A Split

Posted 10.13.2013 | Divorce

If there's ever a time you need a little distraction in your life, it's during the divorce process. That's why we launched our Divorce Care Package se...

The 'One-Hour Escape' That Got Me Through Divorce

Posted 09.22.2013 | Divorce

If there's ever a time you need a little distraction in your life, it's during the divorce process. That's why we launched our Divorce Care Package se...

Michelle Manetti

What Clutter Really Says About You

HuffingtonPost.com | Michelle Manetti | Posted 09.23.2013 | HuffPost Home

When it comes to home organization, it's safe to say that not many people have a knack for it. Unless, of course, you're decluttering expert Donna Dav...

Emily Maynard: Single Mom Superstar

Kerri Zane | Posted 10.23.2013 | Parents
Kerri Zane

Last week, I had the pleasure of speaking with Emily about raising her daughter on her own, the joy's and struggles of being a single mom, her new jewelry business and what the future holds for her and Ricki.

10 Simple Solutions for the Time-Starved Single Mom

Kerri Zane | Posted 10.06.2013 | Divorce
Kerri Zane

Rather than its original intention, of making things easier, I believe all this new technology has added more stress to our daily lives. But it's not all bad. Some very clever entrepreneurs have stepped up to lend us a virtual helping hand.

5 Crazy Places to Snag a Great Summer Date

Kerri Zane | Posted 08.21.2013 | Divorce
Kerri Zane

Now that you're on the look out in crazy places nothing should stand in your way of a great summer date. But what if you still don't have the nerve to approach that hottie you've spotted across the plumbing supplies aisle?

5 Ways To Ensure You're Getting The Most Out Of Summer

Debbie Gisonni | Posted 08.16.2013 | Healthy Living
Debbie Gisonni

Vacations give us a much-needed break from work and responsibilities. They're a time to have fun, new adventures, rest and relaxation. In our fast-paced, over-scheduled and stress-filled lives, we often overlook the value of these benefits.

5 Fun & Free Ways To Entertain The Kids This Summer

Kerri Zane | Posted 08.13.2013 | Divorce
Kerri Zane

For single moms on a budget, this can be a very challenging season. Try to mix in a dose of much needed mommy me-time and it can be doubly complicated. Here are some ideas for summertime fun that won't break the bank.

Making the Case for Dating a Bad Boy

Kerri Zane | Posted 08.10.2013 | Divorce
Kerri Zane

"Every man is a bad boy until he meets a good woman." I posted the comment to my facebook community this week and got a lot of very interesting and varied responses.

When a Spiritual Lesson Cancels All of Your Plans

Nitika Chopra | Posted 08.06.2013 | Healthy Living
Nitika Chopra

What I uncovered was this total belief that I had to be highly active in order to be okay with what I was doing in the world. That if I didn't wake up slightly stressed by all the meetings and deadlines I had on my plate for the day, I wasn't doing enough to make a difference.

5 Ways for Single Moms to Celebrate Father's Day

Kerri Zane | Posted 08.06.2013 | Divorce
Kerri Zane

If you are a single mom because of divorce, the day can unfold as an interminable 24 hours spent by yourself, dwelling on bittersweet memories of what was. If you are single mom due the death of your cherished man, the day can not only be challenging for you personally, but for your children, too.

How To Stop Feeling Rushed

Rick Hanson, Ph.D. | Posted 08.02.2013 | Healthy Living
Rick Hanson, Ph.D.

How do you feel when you're rushing? Perhaps there's a bit of positive excitement, but if you're like me, there's mostly, if not entirely, a sense of tension, discomfort, and anxiety. This kind of stress isn't pleasant for the mind, and over time it's really bad for the body.

The Real Reasons You Can't Relax

Catherine Chen, Ph.D. | Posted 08.02.2013 | Healthy Living
Catherine Chen, Ph.D.

Is it challenging for you to find time to relax without losing your drive? When in constant work mode, we can feel like a production machine, but we can also feel afraid to relax for fear of falling into a non-working rut.

The Best Definition of Success

Debbie Woodbury | Posted 07.30.2013 | Healthy Living
Debbie Woodbury

We are all incredibly busy. But, Emerson's quote reminds me that "busyness" alone will never bring us the success of which he speaks. In fact, I'm starting to understand that a life based solely on "busyness" risks the opposite of success.

Balancing Act: Creating Harmony at Home and Work

Marcia Wieder | Posted 07.24.2013 | Healthy Living
Marcia Wieder

If you are courageous and selective about the things you commit to, I promise you that your life will get easier. You will be able to free yourself from undue stress and guilt if you can reduce the amount of things you agree to do.

5 Tips for Single Moms to Survive the Plus-One Wedding Season

Kerri Zane | Posted 07.23.2013 | Divorce
Kerri Zane

June is the start of wedding season and the biggest month for couples to say "I do." For those of us who receive a bevy of wedding invites, but seriously lacking a steady party date, the plus one season can feel a lot like dodging emotional landmines.