empty nest

The Empty Nest: Life Without the Baby Birds

Is anybody ever prepared for parenthood? We certainly hear all the platitudes about “mothering is forever,” “your life will never be the same,” “as they get bigger, the worries do too,” but parenthood is a stat...
proper etiquette

Is Proper Etiquette a Lost Art?

You have one chance to make a first impression. Most would agree your first impression is important, whether it’s a job interview, a business meeting, or a first date. The person you meet forms an opinion of y...