You may still be in shock, and barely able to accept that you are a widow. These tips for dealing with the grieving process after your husband dies are from a widow. Her name is Kathleen, and she lost her husband after a long battle with Parkinson's disease.
If your brother or sister struggles with alcoholism, you may feel helpless. These six ways to help an alcoholic sister or brother are based on a book called Sober Siblings - they may help you understand your sibling's drinking problem and figure out what you can do to help.
If you think you can’t live without your dog, you’re not alone. These tips for surviving your dog's death are inspired by a question from a reader…
PRK or LASIK are safe forms of laser eye surgery, but recovery can be tricky. Here are the best ways to heal from the side effects of PRK or LASIK. I had laser eye surgery, and healed quickly and painlessly. The short-term discomfort of getting and recovering from laser eye surgery is worth the long-term gains! First, here’s what one surgeon says about LASIK and PRK: “There is very little, if any, pain during surgery. It is during the recovery …
A thoughtful, creative list of birthday gift ideas for women turning forty, plus links to make shopping easy. These 40th birthday gift ideas will make her happy!
Here’s how my veterinarian treated my dog’s scratched eye, plus tips for dealing with eye scratches in dogs. Georgie has been to the vet twice for eye-related problems: once for a scratched eye, and once for an eye infection. Vetericyn Ophthalmic Gel is a very popular eye ointment for dogs. It’s safe, and may help keep a dog’s scratched eye free from infection. Infection is the scariest thing about eye scratches in dogs, because an infection could cause eye loss. And …
Rick Warren’s Daniel Plan is a faith-based weight loss program. It's slick – perhaps a little too sleek for me. These pros and cons of the Daniel Plan as a faith-based weight loss program may help you decide if it's right for you.
Ok, not every food on this list is yummy - but they are foods proven to help fight depression. How? They increase the brain chemicals serotonin and dopamine.
It’ll take forever to pay off your student or other loans if you’re not passionate about getting rid of debt! These seven tips on eliminating financial debt are from a man who paid off his student loans and a $400,000 home mortgage – a man who is passionate about the freedom money brings. That man is my husband Bruce, and he recently started blogging about financial matters. He’s passionate about investing money, saving money, and getting rid of debt – …
My first degree is in Psychology, my second degree is in Education, and I’m currently working on my Master’s of Social Work (MSW). Before I decided to go back to university for my Education degree, I researched jobs for people with psychology degrees.
If you can't relax during a massage, you won't reap the benefits of getting massaged - such as lower blood pressure, prevention of colds, enhanced skin tone and reduced anxiety and stress. These tips on how to relax during a massage will increase your emotional and physical health.
These different types of pet memorials include engraved stones, urns, and online tributes to lost pets - all to help you remember your lost dog or cat.
These five tips for choosing a hairstyle for women over 40 include a fantastic “before and after” picture of one of Diane Keaton's best hairdo's.
Finding the right acupuncture and acupressure points can help you stop snoring and get good sleep. Acupuncture is a natural remedy for snoring because it unblocks Qi, clears nasal passages, and removes irritants that cause snoring.
Here are a few reasons - health benefits – of not wearing underwear. Sometimes you need to give your privates a breath of fresh air, especially if thong underwear is your undergarment of choice.