Empathy for Long Distance Grandmas

Sleepingbeauty

This week I got to meet my newest granddaughter who was born June 5 and lives an hour’s plane ride away. Now I have much more empathy for long distance grandmas!

Girlfriends Are Important for Women

Filoli

A university professor of psychiatry explained the mind-body connection to his students by telling them there’s a relationship between stress and disease. “One of the best things a man can do for his health is to be married to a woman,” he said. “Whereas one of the best things a woman can do for her […]

Everybody’s Talking About Sisterhood

The Moon Sisters cover

Sometimes your sisters can be just the help you need to lift your spirits. Last Sunday I was at a low point and the wonderful members of my GaGa Sisterhood lifted my spirits.

GaGa Sisterhood Reaches 10 Year Milestone

GaGa Sisterhood 10th Anniversary

On December 5, 2013, 30 members met to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the GaGa Sisterhood. The ten years have flown by. I feel like a weaver who’s created a magical tapestry.

Grandchildren Can Test Your Vanity

grandmother and granddaughter

Grandchildren can be brutally honest when they’re young and make innocent observations about their grandparents’ looks. We need to keep our sense of humor in responding to them.