Time Travel

I went to a friend and former coworker’s retirement celebration today (the event that I gave up the mysterious Heart Beans for). It was a beautiful medley of teachers I have worked with over the last ten years. My retiring friend looked radiant, her face creaseless and worry-free and her body relaxed. It was wonderfulContinue reading “Time Travel”

During Divorce: Make New Friends but Keep the Old

It is normal for your marriage to be at the center of your social life. You have a built-in activity partner. You share friends. The “plus one” is expected when you receive an invitation. And then the marriage dies. Your go-to is gone. The mutual friends may be divvied up like a bag of Skittles,Continue reading “During Divorce: Make New Friends but Keep the Old”

5 Tips for Dealing with a Down Day

It is good to remember that mood ebbs and flows and that we will all have days where we are feeling down.  This article came at a perfect time for me today, as I am feeling a bit blue for no apparent reason (although I suspect lack of sleep is a culprit).  I’ve spent theContinue reading “5 Tips for Dealing with a Down Day”