The Gamification Of Online Dating

I am definitely no stranger to online dating. In my 20s, I used Yahoo Personals and Match. I even met my husband Jay on Yahoo Personals. We were married throughout my entire 30s, then we split up, and I have been dating again, online, in my 40s. And believe me, online dating is quite a […]

I Got “Mean Girled” On Mean Girls Day

Did you know that October 3rd is Mean Girls Day? This year is the 15th anniversary of the “fetch” cult hit “Mean Girls” and yesterday was the anniversary of the day that Cady Heron first laid eyes on Aaron Samuels. If you haven’t seen the movie you should, and if you have, you know the […]

My College Experience: Why It’s Never Too Late To Go To College

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #HigherEdWorks #CollectiveBias As far back as I can remember, I have always dreamed of going to college. Neither of my parents were college graduates nor was anyone else in my family that I can recall, but I always […]

Tips For Improving How Your Family Sleeps

It’s important to recognize that sleep is a family issue and not just an individual issue. There are so many ways in which individuals in the family can affect each other’s sleep. Partners affect each other, children affect parents and parents are directly responsible for shaping their children’s sleep patterns.

College Student Gift Idea: Why Your Child Needs A Scooter

Are you an energy conscious parent with a child going back to school? Or perhaps they are already there? No need to panic! It’s never too late to get your child something they can really use for school. Help your child make it to class easily [and on time] with the Jetson Quest Electric Scooter […]

6 Things You Need To Host A Family Movie Night Outside

It’s been so hot here in North Carolina the past few days. So when the night rolls around and cools things off a bit, it’s so refreshing, don’t you think? Cool summer nights are the perfect time to hang outside around the firepit enjoying s’mores with the family, or to wrap up in a cover […]

How To Prepare Yourself For Your Degree

If you’re going to be starting your degree soon and you don’t know where to begin, don’t worry, you have come to the right place. With so many different things to remember and to prepare for it can be easy to feel overwhelmed, especially if you’re travelling far away from home to study. Whilst it […]

Why Is It So D*mn Hard To Get Good Patient Care?

I think most of you reading this blog know about my heart issues over the past year. If not, and if you are interested, feel free to catch up here. The Cliff Notes version goes like this: At 41, I had a massive heart attack, almost went into cardiac arrest [a few shocks from the […]

Father’s Day Gift Ideas: Personalized Gifts For Dad

Buying gifts for our fathers can be tricky business. Sometimes we feel as though we are really drawing a blank when trying to figure out what to buy. As such, we usually wind up opting for the trusted dad-friendly classics – bottles of liquor, a new pair of socks, some cologne, etc. Our fathers may […]

Graduate Job Options In Law And Enforcement

Have you decided that you would like to work in law and enforcement? If so, you have a broad range of careers available to you, covering both the private and the public sector. In this blog post, we are going to take a look at some of these career options in further detail to give […]