How Should You Write About Real People?

How Should You Write About Real People?

A blogger asked: “How can I tell true stories about people if the stories don’t paint them in a positive light?”...

Practical Parenting Help Free!

Practical Parenting Help Free!

I’ve recently re-released and updated my parenting book, Raising Amazing Children: While Having a Life of Your Own and it’s...

Is Facebook Accusing Me of Lying?

Is Facebook Accusing Me of Lying?

Today I got a not-so-friendly note from Facebook accusing me of putting a false image on my profile. Okay, that...

Five Ways to Make It Easier To Say Goodbye To Someone You Love

Five Ways to Make It Easier To Say Goodbye To Someone You Love

The final goodbye, that is. Losing people we love is difficult. Losing them to death is the hardest loss of...

How To Have More Love in Your Life

How To Have More Love in Your Life

My last post was about a friend who is dying. I didn’t mention he was once a successful author of nonfiction....

3 Things To Learn Before You Interact With Others

3 Things To Learn Before You Interact With Others

My husband was out to lunch with friends, one of whom is dying of cancer. His doctors just told him it...

My Children’s Book is On Sale

My Children’s Book is On Sale

Warning: Shameless self promotion ahead. (Is there any other kind? But as my mother always said, if you don’t vote...

The Golden Rule of Blogging

The Golden Rule of Blogging

This morning I read an interesting article about whether readers are likely to click links on blogs and what bloggers...

Some Words You Can’t Take Back!

Some Words You Can’t Take Back!

For those who follow U.S. politics, it’s been an interesting start to our election season with the caucus in Iowa....

Remember Uncontrollable Laughter?

Remember Uncontrollable Laughter?

Psychology Today says the average 4-year-old laughs 300-400 times a day while the average 40-year-old laughs only 4. While those...