Christmas

            I write this from the back porch of a surf school in Montezuma, Costa Rica. Our family is surfing this Christmas. A few years ago, my husband and I decided to do more activities with our kids vs the buying of “stuff”. Do not misunderstand me, our kids still […]

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Festivus for the Rest of Us

For those of you too young to remember Seinfeld, or you don’t watch tv. Festivus is a newer Holiday originate on the classic episode of Jerry Seinfeld’s self-titled sitcom “Seinfeld”. On the episode “The Strike” George Costanza’s parents celebrate an alternative holiday. The episode aired in December 1997, and the world has never been the […]

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The Gift of Self Advocacy

[metaslider id=928] Let’s face it, part of the stress of the Holidays is our beloved Families. From having to deal with Uncle Fred and his gambling problem we aren’t allowed to talk about or Aunt Patty’s incessant talking to Cousin Diana’s nouveau riche humble-bragging all at the same meal, it can be enough to make […]

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