Category: Lectures

  So much of life is spent trying to find yourself- right?!   Which, if you think about it, actually raises the idea that perhaps there is more than one you?!  Otherwise, who in the world is doing the looking?! Get the complexity here?!   Sometimes, even though we are still looking for ourselves –…

  They say life imitates art!  And a good life imitates- “The Art of Marriage”. This book is a fantastic read!   These days I doubt any one would get into a car without Waze or Google maps. I’d say you are making the same mistake getting into, or staying in, a marriage without the…

Melissa Work told her six-year-old son Blake to clean up his room. Blake wasn’t happy and told his mother that there were way too many toys to pick up. “Toys are your blessings,” his mother said, explaining that that there are many kids who don’t have any toys at all. Blake felt badly for these…

  Well excuse me! Does your kid really need a vacation? I think they can use a break!   Is it possibly okay to stay home for school break? Sure! But, kids are longing to do something. They want a change!   I guess life needs to have more to it than wake up, eat…

Children’s Savings Plans

  Your child is born, and there are checks in his name with beautiful cards that come your way.  Now is the time to think about what to do with the money you child will get at his birth, for his birthdays and holidays, bar/bat mitzvah, sweet 16, and gifts from Grandma and Grandpa. There…

A young woman told me that she had fallen out of love with her husband. She explained that while there was nothing negative in her marriage, there was nothing positive either. They were co-parenting but not feeling the romance that had once existed. They tried couples therapy, but she decided it was time to tell…

  In 1820 Congress passed the Missouri Compromise which formalized slave states and free states and the rules of return of slaves etc.  In 1865, the 13th Amendment was passed, freeing the slaves.  45 years.  It’s been 150 years since the African Americans were freed, but we still see and hear about black rage as…

  Can it be diet time again so soon? I can’t believe it. How do they come around again so quickly? I just started one last week!!!   That’s the thing, starting them is really tough enough. But starting them again and again is enough to kill you. Sure I get it- if you could…