Living on a tight budget

Few people have an unlimited amount of money, but for most of us, there are times when it’s hard to cover what’s going out with what’s coming in. Sometimes...... More »

Teaching kids to be grateful

While the holiday season is a wonderful time for families, we often hear parents express concern that their kids are too focused on the presents they’re receiving, instead of...... More »

A more meaningful holiday gift for employees

Some companies look for ways to make their employees’ holiday season even brighter by giving gifts. From fruit baskets, to boxes of holiday treats, to jackets and umbrellas with...... More »

Employers: is your team getting burned out?

Although there’s no scientific diagnosis for burnout, everyone knows what the term means when it comes to work. It’s that feeling of exhaustion and hopelessness that grows out of...... More »

Battling those holiday blues

“The house looks so festive and the kids are so excited about Christmas. I’ve already wrapped the presents and I’m starting to bake for the family’s dinner. I know...... More »

Blended families and the holiday season

Bringing a blended family together involves a little juggling and a lot of sensitivity to everyone’s needs and emotions. And just when you think things are running smoothly, along...... More »

Bad things and good people

It’s one of life’s most confounding questions: why did this happen to me? Counselors hear it all the time. Abuse, adultery, addiction … no matter the issue, people want...... More »