Auntie Says, Faye Arcand, Faye E. Arcand

After that break-up you need to take a full year off to heal.

Auntie Says…You Can Do Anything for a Year. A few weeks ago my nephew came over for a visit. He’s 27, handsome beyond words, and very gregarious. He’s just one of those guys you want to be near because his energy is welcoming and positive and his smile always genuine. We chatted and got caught… Continue reading After that break-up you need to take a full year off to heal.

Auntie Says, Faye Arcand, Faye E. Arcand

The term “bully” is over-used and doesn’t mean anything anymore.

Auntie Says…Bully? How about tormenter or bulldozer?—it’s a better fit. There was recently an article in the news about a school bullying incident that escalated to the point of involving the police. Apparently the Principal and staff could see the situation getting out of hand and chose to use every resource at their fingertips. Bravo. … Continue reading The term “bully” is over-used and doesn’t mean anything anymore.

Auntie Says, Faye Arcand, Faye E. Arcand

It’s Your Responsibility to Show Up.

I would not normally start any conversation by saying “when I was young…” It makes me picture a hunched over old lady waving a finger in the face of a young person. But, let me tell you, I was recently left shaking my head mumbling … “wow, when I was young, I’d never have done… Continue reading It’s Your Responsibility to Show Up.