Memorial Day 2016

We remember.

Question of the Day: How Do You Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day?

March 17th is St. Patrick’s Day, an Irish cultural holiday celebrated around the world.

Why I Hate Valentine’s Day (and You Should Too)

Has the commercialization of the holiday of the heart gone too far?

Holiday and Relationship Tips for Men

Time is precious. Our lives are temporary and so very fragile. Give your time.   Would you give an honest answer if I asked you, “Did you wait until the last minute to go shopping?” Sure you would. We would all give an honest answer. But, the reality is this: If you and your significant […]

Dads, Why You Should Share Your Family Stories With Your Kids This Holiday

Your kids will feel a higher sense of belonging when you share family stories and even fairy tales.

Your Gift, Your Choice … for the Holidays

For the holidays, Thomas Fiffer offers a brief meditation on the meaning of gifts.

Nordstroms Gives the Gift of a Kiss and Homophobe Heads Explode

Home. Heart. Holiday. It is a simple message, but one that many would like to keep from loving gay couples.

The Dirty Dozen: 12 Holiday Survival Tips This Christmas Season

Steven Lake gives us some tips on how to chill during the holiday rush – without booze or drugs!

It’s a Chronically-ill Holiday (Again), But You Can Do This

Even if attending one holiday function is the only action you can take this year…it is enough. You are enough.

A Minor History of Night

Tina Cane’s poem provides a provoking, thoughtful transition to December.

Johnny Cash Ushers In Thanksgiving With a Prayer

It’s Thanksgiving in the United States. We thought we would start the day with some old fashioned heart. And the voice of Johnny Cash.

5 Ways to Minimize Family Conflict During the Holidays

Make the most of your less-than-ideal situation.

Thanksgiving with the Homeless Men of Starbucks

In this poem, Marc Frazier reminds us how the holidays often invite complicated thoughts about family.

Spicing Up Your Relationship With Micro-vacations

Strapped for time? Want a holiday with your loved one? Steven Lake shows how less can be more with a micro-vacation.

5 Wicked Reasons To Vacation With Your Partner

Chill out by tuning in. Dr. Steve explores how to strengthen your relationship on holidays.

Let’s Do Something Different for Fathers’ Day

Jonathan Delavan urges both women and men to do something more meaningful for the men in their lives this year and into the future.