Three types of funeral, three types of death, three types of reflection on our own mortality.
Peter Biro is a member of the “sandwich generation” — raising children while caring for an elderly parent. He hopes what he is learning can help others.
Josh Bowman is spending the next couple of weeks offering tips on how to do basic activities (you’re welcome). Today: using an escalator.
Josh Bowman takes a moment to remember some of the things he learned from his wonderful Zayde on the ten-year anniversary of his passing.
It is said that children are our most valuable resource, and maybe in a country this young and energetic we do like to emphasize the future. But I say, let’s look to those with a past.
“My mother—68 years old, known for her marble sponge cake and Zen-like bridge skills, a rabid fan of movie musicals—was missing. Missing.” By Andrew Roe
One of my favourite quotes of all time come from Aristotle. “We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.”
The aerodynamics of sailboats inspired Alan Adler to improve a range of inventions from frisbees to coffee makers.
No life is devoid of struggle and pain. Life sucks regardless of how much privilege you have. But it usually sucks less if you’re privileged.
The common place and the plain can be so easily overlooked.
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What erotic fantasies might reveal about ourselves.
Divorce sucks. But ultimately it offers gifts if you know how to look for them.
You could be missing your chance at true love by wasting your time with the wrong partner. Has that ever happened to you?
A daughter learns to accept the inheritances from her father, good and bad, and appreciate them for what they bring to her life.
Even the birds don’t like getting old.
Even love has its limits.
It is the new “nails on a chalkboard” for the active parent dad. The comments. The assumptions. Neil Cohen shares the ones he’s heard that a mom never gets said to her.
Active families need active solutions to the inevitable encounters with poison ivy.
Jed Diamond can’t think of anything more important for the peace and well-being of the world than deepening the dialogue of what it means to be a good man.