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In Sickness and in Health
One of the most testing aspects of any relationship is dealing with the mental illness of a spouse. The vow we so blithely take, “in sickness and in health,” takes on serious consequences when we a...
Using Your Voice To Teach Infants
Everyone has heard time and again of the importance of early education and later success in school. What many people don’t realize is that parents start that education the very second they first lo...
The Weight-Loss Industry and Eating Disorders
More of my hard earned dollars have found their way into the coffers of weight-loss organizations than I care to count. Finally, though, I’ve lost the weight I wanted to lose and have maintained it...
End the Homework Nightmare
Do you spend hours doing homework each night although you have not been in school for years? Many parents are held hostage by their child’s homework. But, you can quickly end the homework nightma...
Inexpensive and Nutritious Meals for your Family Vacation
Food is a major vacation expense and it can be difficult to eat nutritiously on the road. But, with a little creativity and planning, you can save money and feed your family without resorting to c...
Using Active Listening To Talk To Your Teenager
Teenagers are the hardest ages to talk to. It is easier to talk to an infant than a teenager, because infants don’t roll their eyes or say “You just don’t GET me” while slamming the door on you. No...