Infertility – Knowledge is Power

By Guest Blogger Mindy Berkson, Infertility Expert No doubt, infertility is on the rise. One in five couples today will struggle with infertility -- the biological inability to conceive or carry a pregnancy to full term.  The infertility diagnosis can be devastating and demoralizing. Unable to become pregnant or carry…

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women running and juggling

Eating Healthy With A Busy Schedule

So we're all busy right? Running to and from places. To Starbucks, to the office, to visit an elderly grandparent, to the gym, to an extra-curricular activity, a meeting. Running running running. And yet, I always roll my eyes at those skinny girls who say, "I just don't have time to…

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Jaycee Dugard at the time of her kidnapping

Jaycee Dugard – Hell On Earth and Resilience

I have been fascinated with the Jaycee Dugard case since the media ran with it many weeks ago. A small, beautiful, innocent child, being held captive for 18 YEARS. Eighteen years, much of it spent in a backyard tent and shed that resembled something out of a horror movie. But it…

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A Week of Insanity

I'm starting to think October just really ain't my month. So, you all know about the scare we got from our little one a couple of weeks ago.  Well unfortunately, we are just coming off another night visit from the Children's Hospital. In fact, more like a 1:30AM morning visit, but this time…

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H1N1 Injection – To Vaccinate or Not To Vaccinate

By Guest Blogger Michlyn Metropolit 'Tis the season. Fall is my favorite time of year. I love the crispness of the cool air that has blown in. I love the display of pumpkins and mums at every grocery store or market that I frequent (and I MEAN frequent. I have…

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Parenting – Keeping Your Cool and Then Some…

Calling out all mothers!! Although, I have to say, even if you're not a mom yet nor even thinking about it (wow, you're smart... just joking!!), this has gotta sound entertaining. As mothers, we wear many hats depending on the day, the situation, or simply, our moods. Parent, friend, disciplinarian, good…

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Change… The Only Constant

Hi All, Yesterday was a busy and fun day. Massage was wonderful. Lunch was yummy. Disney on Ice was... well... fun for the kids! The evening didn't end successfully with my two year old barfing all over my bed after coughing for three straight hours. Exhausted this morning! But back to…

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Off The Fence

Hello Ladies! Today I'm taking a little "me" time. I have a nice day planned, and therefore will NOT be writing about on the fence issues. I will be starting my day off with a carpool of course, followed by a second carpool. Followed by a girlfriend's 35th birthday extravaganza. Myself,…

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Dealing With the “Boss from Hell”

We've all heard of 'em... THE BOSS FROM HELL! Screaming and yelling in an open office environment... placing unrealistic expectations on employees... taking credit for the success and accomplishments of others... constant criticism and denigration of employees... working employees until all hours of the night... lack of appreciation. The list of goes on and on.…

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David Letterman and Secrets

So, I'm sure by now you have all heard about the David Letterman 2 million dollar sex extortion plot to cover up sexual relations with female members of his staff... hmmm... this is sounding a little "Clinton-esque." The story goes, a few weeks ago, Letterman found a package in the backseat…

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