Breaking Up, Dating, Uncategorized

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

Auntie Says, Celebrate all women, Mother's Day, Uncategorized

Auntie Says…All women should be celebrated on Mother’s Day.

When I think of Mother’s Day I’m torn between so many images. I can picture little kids carefully cutting out flower pieces to glue to the front of special cards they’re making for their mom. I think of fancy hotel brunches with mouth watering feasts, or gifts from dad of sparkling diamonds laying on a… Continue reading Auntie Says…All women should be celebrated on Mother’s Day.

advice, advice to teens. Auntie advice, Auntie Says, Bullying, school bullying, self help, self improvement, teen advice, Uncategorized

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