Friday Five: Things That Are Good

In honor of Good Friday, how about a list of things that are overall good! 1. My family. From Jim and his jokes, to Aaron and his passion of the moment, to the twins and their independence…I can’t ask for better. Then there’s my extended family. The best aunts, uncles, brothers, sisters, cousins…I am blessed.…

No Deathbed Regrets: Be Happier!

This is the fifth of a five-part series on Living A Life With No Regrets. The beginning article is here if you want to review; part one is here; part two, here; part three, here; part four, here!   Life is too short not to be happy! Yes, things happen every day that make us wonder what it’s…

No Deathbed Regrets: Maintain Friendships

This is the fourth of a five-part series on Living A Life With No Regrets.The beginning article is here if you want to review; part one is here; part two, here; part three, here!   I cannot stress often enough how important friends are to women. I’ve written about it many times before. Yes, our families…

Poor Valerie Bertinelli…You Should Be Ashamed!

Poor Valerie Bertinelli. She’s feeling shamed because she has regained some of the weight she lost pimping Jenny Craig’s diet program. She injured her foot, had to stop her exercise routine, and the weight started coming back. I’m not saying she should be ashamed for gaining the weight. I’m saying she should be ashamed for…