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This is a guest post by Teresa Colon. Summer is right around the corner, conjuring up images of kids running through sprinklers, ice cream smeared over laughing faces, and kids riding bikes through neighborhoods with their friends. No matter what your visions of...read more
Here’s how we downsized and earned a wad of cash My family is leaving to hike El Camino. To get ready we downsized our possessions until they fit in a storage unit because we're not sure when we'll be back. Do you have extra stuff laying around? Some of it is holding...read more
This is a guest post by K. Kris Loomis. Art by Mike Brennan I recently posted a picture of myself on Facebook, a picture of me in a yoga posture. I rarely post pictures of me doing yoga because I figure most people are about as interested in seeing pictures of my yoga...read more
What makes a person happy? 350 million people live with depression according to the World Health Organization. Sixteen million adults in the United States have an episode with depression each year. That’s 6.9% of the population living in an unhappy state of being....read more
Forty-four million people worldwide have Alzheimer’s, 5.5 million of them live in the United States. Of these numbers, most are over age 65, according to the Alzheimer’s News Today. An Alzheimer’s diagnosis brings emotion and stress for the patient and the caregiver....read more
Finances can set you free or enslave you. They set the tone for your health and wellbeing. When your relationship with money is good, it spills over into your people relationships and how you empathize with others. Money cannot be the root of evil if it’s used well....read more
If you've ever wished you could slip into a Calgon moment and have your cares melt away you might consider flotation therapy. Floating, or sensory deprivation, is an old idea with a new name. It's really more like alone time. 40 million people in United States alone,...read more
Stuff steals your joy and suffocates your life. Do you believe this? I do. I’m on a mission to become weird. Dave Ramsey says, “Don’t be broke. Be Weird”. He suggests to look at what everyone else is doing and run the other way. The Joneses want stuff: cars, houses,...read more
How do you get flu relief? You have the flu and you want to feel better fast. You washed hands, kept hands away from your face, stayed away from sick people, kept hydrated, and ate healthy foods, but the slimy little germs crept in any way. Maybe you even got the flu...read more
This is a guest post by Janis Cox. Each year we head back to Canada in early April. Before we leave our winter home in Arizona we have to clean and tidy our house, cover the furniture, shut off the service and get it ready to sit vacant for the summer. It’s already...read more