Beauty and the brain

Every day I turn on my television, go to Google, or check Facebook there is a new video or editorial piece on finding the beauty within.  They are clever memes and quick little videos about how someone realizes how truly beautiful they are and how we can help one another find that beauty in each person.  […]

Go ahead, define family

The concept of the traditional family is changing, like it or not. The Norman Rockwell days of a two parent household with a mom and a dad are no longer the standard family arrangement, and I’m okay with that. I’ll let psychologist and religious folks sort out the social and psychological implications of this, but […]


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Protect the skin you’re in

Pop quiz, hotshot. What is the biggest organ in the human body? (No, not THAT one. C’mon.) It’s your skin! I’m a firm believer that what’s on the inside counts, but let’s face it, it’s what’s on the outside that people see first. So maybe we should take care of our skin. And trust me, don’t […]

Jane Austen's World

This Jane Austen blog brings Jane Austen, her novels, and the Regency Period alive through food, dress, social customs, and other 19th C. historical details related to this topic.

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