Monthly Archives: November, 2012

Happy Holidays?

What is it about the holidays that brings out people’s darker sides?┬áDuring the time that is supposed to be about love, togetherness, sharing and reaching out, why do so many suffer deep stress? Is it the gift-buying, where people feel they must expend precious resources to prove their love to another by purchasing something extravagant? …

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‘Tis the Season…

Tomorrow is Thanksgiving. I love Thanksgiving. Everything about it. I love the planning, the cooking, the smells. I love the lack of gift pressure. I love the weather, for the most part. I love the whole concept. Gratitude…it’s a good thing. This year my little family will be together. Our daughter is currently living at …

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Changes, Part II

Change is hard. Everyone knows this. It doesn’t matter if the change is a habit, like quitting smoking, or changing the way one thinks,┬ábeginning a new routine, moving to a new job or home.┬áChange is tough. If the change is about self-development, the signs of change can be very subtle to the person themselves and …

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