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Holidays

Holidays like Christmas, Grandparents Day, Halloween and New Years offer opportunities to spend time with the people we care about most. In this section, we will discuss holiday ideas to bring you closer to your friends and family.

New Year, New You: Tips and Habits to Start the Year Strong
3 weeks ago

New Year, New You: Tips and Habits to Start the Year Strong

The new year often brings with it an overabundance of hopeful resolutions, lofty goals, and well-intentioned promises to live better, eat healthier, and improve various aspects of oneself and one’s life…
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How to Rock It the Mature Way in the New Year: Downsizing Your Habits as Your New Resolution!
3 weeks ago

How to Rock It the Mature Way in the New Year: Downsizing Your Habits as Your New Resolution!

By  •  Mindset

You’ve heard it: New Year’s resolutions don’t last! This doesn’t mean that you can’t take stock of what you want in life. The still dark, shorter days of January in the Northern hemisphere are the perfect time for taking stock. Read More

New Year’s Resolutions for Mature Minds: Set Concepts, Not Lists
3 weeks ago

New Year’s Resolutions for Mature Minds: Set Concepts, Not Lists

By  •  Lifestyle

While home visiting my family over the holidays, my sister mentioned a few of the resolutions she’d set for herself this year. Read More

What’s the Magic Word? How Giving Up New Year’s Resolutions Could Enrich Your Life
3 weeks ago

What’s the Magic Word? How Giving Up New Year’s Resolutions Could Enrich Your Life

As the calendar page turns, many of us are once again making resolutions. We’re clarifying our intentions for the year ahead. We’re contemplating our dreams. Read More

6 Blissful Ways to Write During the New Year
3 weeks ago

6 Blissful Ways to Write During the New Year

By  •  Lifestyle

We are about to embark on a new decade, and for most of us, this marks our sixth or seventh decade on the Earth. With a new decade, we can choose to make intentions for new beginnings…
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Looking Outward or Looking Inward in 2020 and Beyond
3 weeks ago

Looking Outward or Looking Inward in 2020 and Beyond

Recently one morning, I opened a word-for-the-day type of email. The word for that day was ‘metanoia’, a noun defined as a transformative change of heart; especially a spiritual conversion…
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A Simple, Reflective New Year’s Eve Tradition
4 weeks ago

A Simple, Reflective New Year’s Eve Tradition

By  •  Lifestyle

Long ago, I gave up glitzy parties, morning hangovers, and late night celebrations. I no longer need to mark the occasion with noisemakers and hats. On New Year’s Eve, give me a good movie to watch…
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Swap Seasonal Stress for Serenity This Holiday Season
4 weeks ago

Swap Seasonal Stress for Serenity This Holiday Season

Age has taught me a lot, and the wisdom I’ve gained helps me cope with stress. I’m more accepting of other people’s shortcomings, and perhaps I’m even more tolerant of my own (and believe me, I have them)…
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Give Yourself the Gift of Yoga this Holiday Season
4 weeks ago

Give Yourself the Gift of Yoga this Holiday Season

It’s the holiday season. In the last several weeks, most of us were concerned with buying gifts for family and friends. But have you thought about giving yourself a gift? How many times do you give yourself an important gift in your life? I don’t mean a cashmere sweater gift…
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8 Guilty Pleasures that Make the Holidays Even More Fun
4 weeks ago

8 Guilty Pleasures that Make the Holidays Even More Fun

I swear to you that I am not a bah, humbug kind of person. In fact, I love the holidays, and one of the things that I most look forward to is that business slows, relatives eventually go home and I have hit every bullet point on my Christmas “To-Do” list…
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