Need A Break From All The Negativity? 10 Places Where You Can Find 100% Happy-making, Uplifting, Toe-tapping “good News.”

A friend of mine took a road trip, recently, and figured, “I’ll catch up on the news while I drive.” She tuned into a popular news radio station and listened to the latest coverage for hours and hours on the road. By the time she reached her destination, she felt rattled and anxious. Her stomach…
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A Peek Inside… A Doctor’s Fridge. (All My Jars, Bottles, And Cartons: Revealed!)

“Fridge voyeurism” seems to be all the rage lately. Lifestyle website Well+Good has a refrigerator look book series where readers get a detailed glimpse into the fridges of fitness instructors and wellness bloggers. Heavy Table, a Twin Cities based food blog has a “What’s in your fridge?” series profiling musicians, athletes, and other celebs. (Apparently,…
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Not In The Picture: The Cost Of Insecurity…Are You “missing” From Your Own Life?

I had an uncomfortable realization, recently, while leafing through some family photos. There’s a niece of mine who I love dearly, and who has dozens of photos of herself posing with her aunties. Photos at the lake. At concerts.  At dinner parties. Laughing and smiling. As I flipped through the stack, curiously, I noticed, “Huh.…
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3 Beauty Trends That Are Sweeping The Nation: Are They Crazy & Dangerous, Or Safe To Try?

Practically every week, there seems to be a wildly popular new health & beauty trend that all the A-List celebs in Hollywood are doing, with glammo-rrifc results. The “hot new fad” of the moment might seem ridiculous. Or tempting. Or brilliant! The burning question on your mind is… “Is it safe… and should I try…
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5 Surprising Benefits Of Being An Intern, Taking A Class Or Learning A New Skill — At Any Age.

School is starting for many of our kids this week. Which also means our summer interns are in back to school mode too.  But the truth is, they’ve been learning all summer! Here in North Dakota, we’re blessed with a great program called Operation Intern. Local businesses can apply to participate in the program, and…
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