Beyond Goodwill: Where to Donate Your Stuff

Spring cleaning isn’t just a time to de-clutter, refresh, and revive our personal spaces—it’s also an opportunity for us to give back and give generously. Rather than just tossing your unneeded items to the curb (or worse, in your storage!), there could be a second life for that sweater that’s been hanging in your closet… Read More


How to Start a Running or Walking Fitness Routine

When you think about getting into running, do you imagine yourself pounding the pavement seven days a week, working your way up from 1- to 10- to 20-milers and finally signing up for that marathon on your bucket list? (Or is that very thought the reason why you haven’t started?) News flash: It’s not that… Read More


Healthy & Homemade: 3 Hummus Snacks

What’s not to love about hummus? As if taste wasn’t enough, hummus has many health benefits. Rich in manganese, iron, and dietary fiber, chickpeas are a great source of protein. They help stabilize your blood sugar and have a low glycemic index, meaning that the carbs in them are broken down and digested slowly. The common spices in… Read More

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Take a Tip from Jane Austen: Boost Your Career with a Mastermind Group

Jane Austen was a mere twenty-one years old when she penned her most beloved novel, Pride and Prejudice. When we read just a few lines of the masterful dialogue, concise description, and gripping story, our own creative abilities can seem pitiful in comparison. We tend to imagine that Jane Austen was born knowing how to… Read More


Hidden Losses: Supporting a Friend After a Miscarriage (Part 1 of 2)

For many women, pregnancy is a time of excitement and hope for the future—preparing birth announcements, decorating the nursery, and buying tiny socks and onesies. But when a mother unexpectedly miscarries, these feelings can quickly turn to grief and isolation. Suddenly, the nursery, once filled with happy anticipation, now seems an empty place of sadness.… Read More