Beautiful people: A global ambassador for resiliency and love

Beautiful people: A global ambassador for resiliency and love

My friend Lois has become a global ambassador for resiliency and love. She is living, smiling, winking proof that life's second act can be as rich and full as its first.   Last week, Lois greeted her 12th host student, the lovely Juliette from Belgium, and the two immediately commenced on a whirlwind tour of [...]

12 things we learned from our Molly-mandated cooking class

12 things we learned from our Molly-mandated cooking class

Increasing concerned about her parents’ unanticipated empty nest glee, our 18-year old daughter Molly took action (as has been her lifelong habit). “I’m sending your Christmas present early,” she said firmly. “You guys have got to stop eating popcorn for dinner!” We laughed. “I’m serious,” she said. “It’s not healthy.” Then she sent us two [...]