Family

Navigating the School System as an Empowered Parent

by Kathleen Petersen

As my youngest child is completing her first year of high school I breathe a bit of a sigh of relief.  Thankful for the reprieve of summer and the freedom it brings from the school system and all that it encompasses.  Thankful that I developed the skills necessary to help my children navigate the hidden …

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MIND

Yes, Queen! Yes, King! Yes, I’m talking to you!

by Christina Lozano

When you hear that label – queen or king – being thrown around on social media these days, what comes to mind? Is it that fiercely gorgeous woman decked out in the latest fashion and make-up? Is the handsome well-dressed man standing next to a fancy car? Maybe. That’s definitely what you’d find if you …

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woman walking through a field with a path

Soul

Apathy: The Mask of Depression and Anxiety

by Aleksandra Ceho

Apathy has been on my mind for quite a while now. It is something that I have been wanting to grasp and understand as I witness it at work in so many lives. Apathy is a spiritual disease. I too have felt that stone cold hand grab my heart and attempt to put out the …

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Soul

Your Joy is Calling, like a Yodel from the Soul

by Laura Louise Persichetti

It truly is amazing what videos and photos will go viral on the Internet today. By now you will likely be aware of the young Mason Ramsey, the Walmart Yodeling Kid who was filmed and made famous for his aisle appearance this year on YouTube. The 2018 ‘Macaulay Culkin’ of his time has recorded CDs, …

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