You Need Courage to Live in the Present

I have within my soul faculties.  My memory tells me who I am.  My intellect tells me what I am.  And my will tells me what I shall be.  You must watch your memory and control it because it feeds your intellect, which in turn influences your will. Self-control is a...

Money Drama and Mediation

We have blabbed on and on about the importance of families coming together to discuss long-term care planning for their parents. Another important topic for families that have not been addressed is talking about family money. This topic is definitely applicable to so...

Help for Caregivers

The population in America is shifting as baby boomers age and the “sandwich” generation is feeling more and more pressure to take care of aging parents while raising children at the same time. Increased lifespan (a good thing!) combined with the latest medical...

Why Do Long Time Couples Break Their Vows?

Ever seen a cute older couple walking hand in hand and think to yourself, “I hope I can be that happy with my spouse at that age.” As this article discusses, age and years together is not necessarily a safeguard from divorce. You have to work at your marriage in all...