I’m one of millions of women in menopause!

  Women in menopause… Yup! We’re a fun group!   …or at least we used to be! I have been well into menopause a few years now. My husband and children learned to be very adept at surfing the waves of my moodiness, depression, anxiety and stress. It doesn’t…

Is blogging a good side career for you?

  You might never have put much thought into whether or not blogging is a possible career move for you. However, you might be pleasantly surprised at just how good a side career it can be.   Once you get going, you might find that…

Condo living: Mastering the art of adulting.

  One of my daughter’s favorite sayings is, “I don’t want to adult. I’m not ready to adult.”   She may say this, but she and her brother both seem to be mastering the art of adulting at full speed.   There’s nothing much new…

Is crate training good for your dog?

  For new dog owners, the question of crate training their dog is often one that seems a little confusing.   Off the cusp, it may seem like an inhumane thing to do. After all, you wouldn’t want to be trained to enter a single…

Goddess Athena: Back in the dog house.

  Well, l should have known better.   After all, we raised two kids through their toddler years – and numerous cats and dogs. The one thing I learned was to not enjoy silence, but to be highly suspicious of it.   Today, I’m sitting…