Adventures

General

Making a Plan to Help Cope with Holiday Loneliness

As a family therapist, I can assure you that holiday loneliness knows no age limit or socio-economic status. The wave of feeling lost and alone as the “most wonderful time of the year” approaches can creep up on us on quiet cat feet or hit us head-on like a mega-ton locomotive. Either way, I know […]

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Attitude of Gratitude as a Tumultuous Year Winds Down

Tumultuous…is that an understatement, or what? Whatever part of the world you live in, the endless loop of pandemic fears, social isolation, economic slowdown, civil unrest, and non-stop political drama has likely taken a toll on you. I know it has on me. As the craziest year on record comes to a close, I doubt […]

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Unkindness Online: Why I am Sick of Dirty Social Media

I woke up this morning feeling great. One of my favorite comedies was on TV, my son started online learning on his own, and I had a great cup of coffee. Life was good. But then, I ruined it. I got on Facebook. The first thing I saw was that someone was argumentative about a […]

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Author Advice

Why this Woman-Owned Business is called Make A Way

I just found myself always answering, “I made a way.” Being a woman in business is empowering, exciting, and challenging. It’s a road paved with pitfalls, potholes, and roadblocks. But also wonderful rewards. As a female entrepreneur, I am proud to walk in the footsteps of the other bold businesswomen before me.  Women, like me, […]

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Author Advice

The beauty and power of words: Family Literacy Month

I love to write. Blog posts, articles, books, …you name it. The beauty and power of words fascinate me. The articles I write for publications like Story Monsters or websites like Multicultural Children’s Book Day take more thought and effort,  but they are still enjoyable to create. Penning children’s books is a whole different story. […]

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Book Journey

Calling Out the Lack of Diverse Holiday Picture Books (And What I Did About It)

My family absolutely loves the holidays. Christmas is a very special time for us. We go all out with addressing all the senses. Every single one. The sights of the warm lights. The smells of the tree, the food, and all the cookies. The sounds of holiday music- all day every day. The hardy laughs […]

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