A Couple Of Curly Girls: A Mother-Daughter Love story

By | May 12th, 2017|Categories: Beauty, Culture & Life, Family, Featured Author, Popular, Pryme Spotlight, Style, Women and Life|Tags: , , , , , , |

When I was growing up in the 1960's, my mom and I set our hair on plastic rollers. Mom's hair was short and curly and mine was long, wavy and often in girly pigtails, but neither of us wanted frizz.

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Getting Assistance With Depression in the Family

By | May 2nd, 2017|Categories: Dilemmas for Emma, Family, Popular, Women and Life|Tags: , , , , , |

If your daughter had a life-threatening physical illness, your support system would gather around you and help. Fortunately, there's a wonderful organization called NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness) that provides support for friends and family of the mentally ill. 

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Down to Earth Lessons Learned from a Life at Sea

By | May 1st, 2017|Categories: Culture & Life, Family, Featured, Featured Author, Popular, Top Stories Headline, Women and Life|Tags: , , , , , , |

In my ten years of living on a sailboat, a typical bad day was a dragging anchor, a ripped sail, and our toddler throwing a vital tool overboard. At sea as on land, it always happened in three's. That chapter in my life impressed certain truths upon me, and although many of them were elicited from a sea or boat-related experience, the underlying moral of the story applies equally well to my life on land today. I now find these truths to be self-evident.

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Career or Baby: Choosing Between A Paycheck Or Newborn Care

By | April 19th, 2017|Categories: Business & Finance, Career, Family, Featured, Featured Author, Parenting, Popular, Top Stories, Women and Business|Tags: , , , , , , , |

In today's America a new mother not only has to navigate lists of potential baby names, top-rated carseats and strollers, choose between bottle or breast, and make a place in her home for a new little person, but she needs to dig heavily into her finances to accomplish that. If her employer doesn't offer paid maternity leave, she must decide how long she can stay home with the baby, then how much childcare will cost when she returns.

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Three Steps to Take When Dealing With Divorce

By | February 10th, 2017|Categories: Culture & Life, Family, Featured, Featured Author, Relationships, Top Stories, Women and Life|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

The upheaval in your life circumstances may unleash a wellspring of emotions, making it difficult to think clearly. You are faced with many hard decisions at a time when your judgment is likely to be clouded. Getting help to sort out the emotions is absolutely necessary.

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On Loss: Missing a Loved One During the Holidays

By | December 3rd, 2016|Categories: Culture & Life, Events, Family, Health & Wellness, Relationships, Top Stories Headline, Wellness, Women and Culture, Women and Life|Tags: , , , , , , , |

In a perfect world, the holidays offer the best of times filled with warmth and companionship. We luxuriate in the love of those who mean everything to us. When a loss occurs, not only are celebratory patterns threatened, but suddenly it becomes painful to negotiate a regular day.

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