Holidays

21 Cheap and Thoughtful Ways to Celebrate Valentine’s Day

What keeps long-term relationships alive? Novelty. New experiences. Stepping outside of your typical box. This does not require expensive gifts! Let love and affection lead your celebration of romance this Valentine's Day. Some of the ideas below are not rocket science. But I guarantee you probably don’t do them. [...]

21 Cheap and Thoughtful Ways to Celebrate Valentine’s Day2018-03-07T03:35:58+00:00

11 Questions to Help You Create an Intentional New Year

Sometimes, I love the fresh start of the New Year. I’ve even noticed that on certain years, I've felt eager to see the previous year go. Have you been there too? This fall, I’ve been more thoughtful about preparing for next year than ever before. It’s felt good to reflect [...]

11 Questions to Help You Create an Intentional New Year2018-04-24T19:43:12+00:00

Grief During the Holidays: 3 Steps to Find Peace, Strength and Joy

I texted my spouse this morning. Here’s what I wrote verbatim: “Feeling very aware of today. It was the day my mom confirmed her decision by not going to dialysis. Yesterday was the day you went to the hospital to help her make her decision. Tonight is her last meal. [...]

Grief During the Holidays: 3 Steps to Find Peace, Strength and Joy2018-04-24T19:56:15+00:00

7 Quick Tips to a Stress-Free Holiday

Dreading the holiday season?  You may already feel stressed, pulled in multiple directions, in financial debt and exhausted. It doesn’t have to feel this way. These 7 quick tips can help you alleviate holiday stress. Define what YOU want.  What does your ideal holiday look like? Get specific about what matters [...]

7 Quick Tips to a Stress-Free Holiday2018-04-30T21:09:04+00:00