Category Archives: Feeling Good

Twelve Healthy Habits (or Shoes)

We’ve all heard or read that it takes two weeks to form a habit. The logical, data loving side of me assumes there have been studies that yielded some quality statistics and probability that demonstrate that if, on average, you … Continue reading

Posted in Feeling Good, Health | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Hello, Square One, my old friend. You haven’t changed much since the last time I was here. You know, I truly believed the last time was going to be THE last time, and yet here we are again. I wonder … Continue reading

Link | Posted on by | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Life After Santa

What happens to Christmas after your child finds out the truth about Santa? The reality is more magical than you ever imagined. Continue reading

Posted in Feeling Good, Important, Kid Stories | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

5:00 AM

It’s 5:00 am — well, 4:45 to be exact. There’s no hockey practice, no soccer games, no piano lessons. There’s no happy hour, no one-more-thing at work, no getting stuck in traffic. There’s just me and the alarm. I don’t … Continue reading

Posted in Feeling Good, Health | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Reaching the Perfect Weight

I have achieved my ideal weight! I’ve never reached my goal weight before, though I’ve been this weight (and lighter!) plenty of times. I know you’re dying to hear my secret (and explain that last statement), but let me give … Continue reading

Posted in Feeling Good, Health, Important | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

The Day I Became Beautiful

I knew because she looks at me the way I look at her. Because in her eyes, I am beautiful. Because she sees herself in me. Continue reading

Posted in Feeling Good, Important, Kid Stories, Parenting | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Proud Parenting Moments

Kids will often do something that fills their parent’s heart with pride. Sometimes it’s a big thing like acing a test or scoring the winning goal. Sometimes it’s just a very little thing, like when you’re walking upstairs and your … Continue reading

Posted in Feeling Good, Important, Kid Stories, Super Short | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment