21 Compelling Reasons Not to Vote for Mitt Romney

18 January, 2015

Right’s top 5 arguments against Romney in 2016 – CNN.com If He Declares Candidacy Mitt Romney is Secretive Romney refused to show all his tax returns in 2012. Romney refused to allow anyone with a videotaping device in where he was speaking after the infamous […]


13 Quick Ways to Stop Fighting

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16 January, 2015

Are your siblings’ or children’s squabbles interfering with the quality of your life? Are you living in a household with people whose religious faith differs from yours? Do you and your partner disagree politically?  Does the upcoming presidential primary season signal a renewal in spirited […]


20 Ways To Find Happiness

13 January, 2015

There is a song from the musical “You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown,” called Happiness.  Every line in the song attempts to answer the question, “What is Happiness?  How does one get it?  If you have ever pondered these questions, then this is the post […]


19 Ways Your Child Can Succeed in Any Academic Class

12 January, 2015

Are you a concerned parent?  Are you worried your child will fall through the cracks?  Does your child have a teacher who has conveyed vague expectations for success or who doesn’t respond to your child or your attempts to help your child?  Then, this post […]


12 Ways to Dig Your Relationship Out of a Rut

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8 January, 2015

Are you stuck in a relationship rut?  Do you sometimes feel relationships are more work than they’re supposed to be?  Did you and your partner answer mostly “no’s” to the majority of the 16 questions in yesterday’s query about the status of your relationship (16 […]


12 Priorities for Living a Happy Life

2 January, 2015

Do you desire family harmony?  Is it your dream to live wisely and well? H. Jackson Browne is an American author who spent a year on The New York Times Best-Seller List.  He is most famous for his work, Life’s Little Instruction Book.  Clearly, his […]


12 Misconceptions About Romantic Relationships

1 January, 2015

Author John Gray wrote Men are From Mars, Women Are From Venus in 1992.  Since then, the book has sold over 55 million copies.   If you think, as Gray does, that “Men Are Like Rubber Bands” and “Women Are Like Waves,” which are two of […]


Lies the Media Told About Michael Brown and Eric Garner

29 December, 2014

Welcome to my first interview!  I read that bloggers should interview someone important.  I have chosen to interview John Olson, a retired parole agent.  John has thirty-six years experience as a peace office.  His experience includes working as a state parole officer.  If someone violated […]


3 Lies Your Children Tell You

26 December, 2014

In October a friend and former neighbor of mine published a book called HOW TO BE THE PERFECT PARENT.  Other than minor jealousy, after all, I too was a writer about to embark on a potential blogging career, I asked myself what qualified her to […]


5 Reasons You Should Get Out of the House

25 December, 2014

It’s December! Welcome to my first ever sensory blog post!  I always felt fall was my favorite season of the year.  However, winter is upon us, and I realize all that I ever loved about fall is still applicable.  If I am to be a […]


Minimalist's Guide to Understanding Protests in New York

23 December, 2014

Please consider this post an update to my update on the racial tensions that have been brewing since Michael Brown’s killer Darren Wilson was exonerated.  Tensions have not only been building in our country, they have been brewing in the world.  December 16 I published […]