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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Will Loose Lips Sink Ships?

By | April 25th, 2017|Categories: Dilemmas for Emma, Popular, Relationships, Sex, Women and Life|Tags: , , , , |

I drank too much at a party over the weekend and may have accidentally kissed a woman. No one knows, but my conscious is eating me up inside. I’ll never see her again and I don’t even know her name.

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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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Perfect Husband, Not-So-Perfect Father?

By | April 18th, 2017|Categories: Dilemmas for Emma, Parenting, Popular, Relationships, Women and Life|Tags: , , , |

So, you say your husband is perfect except in this one area and that you are the only one bothered by the situation.

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Is Your Estate Plan Ready to Do Battle in Probate Court?

By | April 7th, 2017|Categories: Featured, Featured Author, Legal Beagle, Popular, Top Stories Headline, Women and Finance, Women and Life|Tags: , , , , |

Even if you think that your estate plan is good enough, you need to make sure that it will withstand legal scrutiny. The court can rule that your estate plan is invalid for a plethora of reasons.

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