Is Life Like the Movies?

Is Life Like the Movies?

Life is like the movies. In the movie “Last Holiday” with Queen Latifah as Georgia Byrd, when the main character goes to her Health Maintenance Organization with an ailment that requires surgery, they explain her policy doesn’t cover the necessary procedure. The same...
We’ll Figure Something Out

We’ll Figure Something Out

(Based on a true story.) Monday Phone Call: Darling Daughter: Mom, I wanted to talk to you about something. You got a minute? Marvelous Mom: For you? Always. Let me to stop supper from burning. Darling Daughter: I just want to make sure that you and Daddy were aware...
How To Get Out Of A Rut

How To Get Out Of A Rut

Want to get out of a rut? Stuck in a negative pattern because you follow the same negative behavior? Do the same negative reactions make your body produce the same corresponding chemicals, and the resulting negative emotions that follow? The only way to stop a pattern...
Addiction to Drama

Addiction to Drama

Teenage girl. Does that make you think of drama? Angst? Moodiness? Emotional Rollercoaster? Wouldn’t it be great if our girls could just be happy all the time? It turns out that one of the biggest blocks to your daughter’s happy state is her Addiction to Drama....
Stuff In A Pot

Stuff In A Pot

Daughter: “What’s for supper, Mom?” Me: “Stuff In A Pot!” Daughter: “Oooh, that’s my favorite! You’re the best, Mom!” Yes, you, too, can generate that kind of enthusiasm over your culinary disinterest. Stuff In A Pot is my favorite go-to, clean-out-the-fridge, weekend...