Charmed Life Day!

Today I received this email from my friend, the author Victoria Moran:Dear Friends, Ten years ago, I wrote a book called Creating a Charmed Life: Sensible, Spiritual Secrets Every Busy Woman Should Know. It became a word-of-mouth bestseller, translated into...

Living Well With Chronic Illness

Michael J. Fox–Parkinson’s disease Stephen Hawking–ALS Elizabeth Edwards–Breast cancer Laura Hillenbrand–Chronic fatigue syndrome Linda Hamilton–Bipolar disoder Supreme Court Justice Sotomayor–Type I diabetes… For every person of prominence coping with...

Lose some, Gain Some

This week I gained a pound. Who's surprised? Not me. I had a lot to celebrate and got distracted. Keeping portions and the hunger scale in mind probably kept me from going completely berserk. I did exercise well, walked like crazy and did some yoga. I'm sure...

25 Bits of Wedding Anniversary Silver

Today is my twenty-fifth wedding anniversary. Ours is not a perfect marriage, thank God, and I certainly do not assume that what worked for us will do for everyone. Being in a romantic mood, however, I thought I'd share some of what I think got us here. Not in...