5 Ways to Unwind After a Long Week

How do you unwind after a long, busy week with your kids and spouse? Here are 5 simple and easy things to do to relax and recharge.

Before I became a mom, Saturday nights were for going out. They were for drinking and parties and friends and sometimes even dancing (but not usually because I am far too uptight for all that). Saturday nights now have a distinctly different flavor. It’s more of a enjoy the peace and quiet because the kids […]

10 Bible Verses to Overcome Anxiety & Worry

10 Bible verses to overcome anxiety and worry

I was laid off from my dream job this past week. It hurts. It hurts a lot. My boss kept repeating that it was nothing I had done, and that she’d rather give me a raise than lay me off, but her hands were tied. She had to let me go. I couldn’t get her […]

12 Bible Verses to Overcome Anger & Resentment

12 Bible verses to overcome anger and resentment

About a week ago, I received an email from a reader. She saw my post on overcoming disappointment, and she asked if I could help her. She is suffering in an unbearably unjust situation, and she is angry and resentful at the person causing it. I can’t share her whole story, but the details are […]

I Want to Wake Up to a World Where Robin Williams is Alive

Robin Williams

I want badly to wake up tomorrow to a world where Robin Williams is still alive. I want to wake up to a world in which Mrs. Doubtfire and Aladdin’s Genie and Sean Maguire did not succumb to mental illness. I want to wake up to a world where suicide is not the 10th leading cause of […]

13 Ways to Pamper Yourself During Your Period (or Anytime!)

13 Ways to Pamper Yourself During Your Period

Let’s face it. When it’s that time of the month, you don’t feel sparkling and pretty. I know I don’t. All I want to do is curl up in my favorite chair in my pajamas and read a book or mess around on Facebook. I don’t want anyone to talk to me, I don’t want […]