5 Things I Learned About Getting Organized from my Midlife Crisis

By Marjie Killeen, Contributor- Midlife Wisdom Now that I’m in my late 40s, I’m creating my own midlife crisis in hopes that I can experience meaningful growth without having a …


Holiday Windows 2010

What better way to get in the holiday spirit than witnessing the extravagant window displays put up by the fancy schmancy retailers. I love this type of assault on my …


Thanks-Giving for Ordinary Days

The Gift of an Ordinary Day by Katrina Kenison Happy Thanks-giving!


"Pretty" by Katie Makkai

You’ll Laugh. You’ll Cry. You’ll think about it. And you will want to show your daughters. The word pretty is unworthy of everything you will be, and no child of …


Let’s End “Fat Talk”

My issues concerning my body size and all its various flaws? They have haunted me for years and have been the cause of sooooo much wasted energy. I look back …


Food, Inc. Know Where Your Dinner Comes From

Eric Schlosser’s Fast Food Nation (2001) book really got me started in 2001 (read excerpts here). Hardly walked into a McD again unless under extreme duress (when there were NO …