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When Getting Back Up Makes a World of Difference

Beloved best-selling fiction and more recently, non-fiction author, Debbie Macomber, has written a book that is sure to put the bloom back in readers’ hearts and lives. Her new title, One Perfect Word: One Word Can Make All the Difference, demonstrates how selecting a single word at the beginning of each year (or season) can… Continue reading When Getting Back Up Makes a World of Difference

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Throwing in the Towel: Quitting — It’s Always Too Soon

I’m well aware that U of M isn’t playing in tomorrow’s Super Bowl because they’re a college team (and my son would be telling me about it if they were.) But that’s about all I know about Super Bowl Sunday (other than it’s a good excuse to make some great food.) I guess I know… Continue reading Throwing in the Towel: Quitting — It’s Always Too Soon

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Mental Toughness — Why Women Need It

When I was a kid, I used to spend hours (literally) playing all sorts of string games. The great thing about this childhood pastime was that you could do it alone (or with a friend). It was one of those rare games that was adaptable to playing in a variety of settings (home or school… Continue reading Mental Toughness — Why Women Need It