5 Tips for Couples Seeking Adopted Children

Many couples these days turn to adoption to build and in some cases, expand their families. But for many people, the process appears complicated and confusing. While it can be complex and time-consuming, scores of couples successfully adopt children every year. Here are some tips to keep in mind if you are hoping to adopt … Read more

Is It Good To Be A Celebrity?

When you think about the word “celebrity”, you think about fame. When you think about the word “celebrity”, you think about wealth. When you think of the word “celebrity”, you think of picking up. So do you really think celebrity is such a great thing? All of us sometimes think that. We want to be … Read more

Funny Questions To Ask A Girl

Funny questions to ask a girl are a great way to break the ice when you first approach her. More importantly, the right kinds of funny questions to ask a girl can lead directly to getting her interested in you, getting her phone number, or even getting a date.   Besides being funny though, you … Read more

Brave Part One

As I sat in the airport waiting for my connecting flight, I leaned against the wall and closed my eyes. Mexico is my final destination with my baby sister. I took a deep breath because that’s what they tell you to do to relax. I was sitting right next to a pizza place, and all … Read more

Let Them Die

Tomorrow I am going to a Medical Aid In Dying meeting. This is a subject that many do not want to think about, let alone talk about. To me, it has always been personal. After 3 decades in the helping profession, two of which I was a crisis counselor for the HIV/AIDS and addiction communities, … Read more

Beloved Not Belittled

As mothers, we do midnight feedings and toilet training. We take our children, often with tears, to the schoolroom door. We hassle over bike helmets and homework, telephones and televisions. We anguish over colleges, which one or why not. Finally, the day comes when our children are grown and gone. Our worries, we think, are … Read more

Automobile Accidents Resulting in Death

When someone that you love is taken from you because of a driver that was negligent, such as getting behind the wheel intoxicated or on drugs, or simply not paying attention to the road, it can be devastating. Not only have you lost a very important person in your life, but possibly income from the … Read more