2 Touching Stories Of Medical Triumph

2 Touching Stories Of Medical Triumph

As a child of the 1970s, and as a voracious reader, I relied on the Reader’s Digest magazine to get me through innumerable visits at boring relatives’ houses and long stretches in waiting rooms for the dentist or doctor. One of my favorite departments in the small,...
4 Tips for Getting Outside More with Your Family

4 Tips for Getting Outside More with Your Family

The fact that you are reading this article means you’ve put some thought into the title: getting outside more with your family. It is probably also safe to assume that if you have to think about this topic, you’re a busy person. But who isn’t these days? Even kids are...
Dealing with Tragedy: Understanding the Work of a Chaplain

Dealing with Tragedy: Understanding the Work of a Chaplain

Exactly what a chaplain is and the duties a chaplain is expected to perform, and for whom, may be a little challenging for most people to describe in detail. This article serves to explain what a chaplain is and their main roles in service to others. What is a...
4 Great Reasons To Hold Family Meetings

4 Great Reasons To Hold Family Meetings

Parents and other caregivers who gather their household members together regularly to discuss issues large and small, and about anything—chores, rules, or upcoming vacation activities—know that it is a fantastic way to get buy-in from kids. But that’s not the only...
16 Affordable Ways To Get Outside With Your Family

16 Affordable Ways To Get Outside With Your Family

A change of scenery, a breath of fresh air, and priceless memories waiting to be made. The outdoors provide these staple ingredients for a day well spent. Exploring the outdoors doesn’t have to break the bank, either. Simple, light, affordable activities for your...
6 Tips For Preventing Caregiver Burnout

6 Tips For Preventing Caregiver Burnout

Being a caregiver to an elderly individual (be it a family member or someone unrelated) can be a strenuous and thankless job. Caregiving involves many physical, mental, and emotional aspects and can be equally draining in all of these facets. For these reasons,...