When Dad retired he announced he was going to ‘help’ Mom grocery shop, something she had done successfully without his input for decades. This is the story of how their relationship weathered the challenge.
President Trump has picked a lousy time to ban leprechauns with St. Patrick’s Day on the calendar this week. And as with all sweeping decisions this ban has had some unexpected and devastating consequences. Read full post to see how you can help save tradition.
We’ve had to adopt a strict routine now that we both work full-time jobs Monday through Friday and I knew we had to do something to disrupt the status quo. Here are some strategies we tried with great success.
My husband Patrick is practically a saint. But I’ve noticed some areas lately that have me worried he is slipping. I’m sure you’ll agree with me when you read this.
I had a heated debate about potatoes with my new friend from Idaho. After some shallow soul searching I found a way to find common ground.
Losing a sibling changed my life forever. I had kept it to myself but when I wrote about it I found others eager to connect and support each other.
When I was sick for several weeks, my husband showed me extreme empathy. Was I able to return the favor? I reveal all in this humor essay.
I had an epiphany. Living through a Maine winter is similar to participating in athletic events like the winter Olympics. What are the Maine winter games? I’ve touched on seven on them in this humor essay.
Losing an adult sibling was a unique loss, one that I couldn’t grasp until it happened. Reaching out to others who share this loss has been powerful.
Here’s what you’ve been waiting for. The completion of 19 days to a shallower you. If you follow these steps you can have a reprieve from the deep aspects of life and all those obnoxious self help suggestions that abound this time of year.