Coping strategies when everyday frustrations mount…
Holidays. Summer. A college kid making a (painful) point.
Jury duty: An irritation or an opportunity?
Trust, sharing, and community. A thank you.
Sometimes our kids offer wisdom: Relax. But does it apply to money stress, parenting stress, job stress?
Facing marital challenges and divorce, not always at our best.
Disaster averted! (Stress all the same.) How do YOU stop a downward spiral out of control?
I know, I know. It’s Mother’s Day Weekend, and many of us are gathering around family, specifically our mothers and grandmothers, or our children are gleefully coloring and crafting little gifts to present as tokens of their love. But spending Mother’s Day with the woman who raised you isn’t always possible. For instance, my own […]
It is a Sandra Bullock movie released in 1998 – Hope Floats – with a predictable plot, but not without its charms. A married mother of a young daughter finds out hubby is cheating and he wants out. As the divorce proceeds, she takes her child and heads home to a small Texas town, where […]