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sailing into the great wide open

Into the great wide open

Reaching midlife has its ups and downs. You've worked hard and deserve to reap some of the benefits of your investments in life. The kids are either gone or rarely spend time at home. Life and its new horizons stretch out before you -- beckoning you to partake in new and unexplored ways. It's often hard to move from a role with which you have always been associated to something else. To explore parts of yourself with new-found curiosity and … [ More ... ]

family with child missing

When adult children reject parents

Being estranged from your adult child can be one of the most agonizing experiences in life. If your adult child has severed the connection, you undoubtedly have experienced pain and … [More... ]

playing ball on family vacation

Family fun in the Great Outdoors

Traveling across the U.S. during vacation time is a wonderful adventure for many families. Road trips whose memories last a lifetime. Families crossing multiple state lines, visiting … [More... ]

Dr. Patch Adams

They all laughed — and got better

When Dr. Patch Adams first starting showing up at hospitals wearing his big red clown's nose, his fellow MDs thought perhaps he had lost his mind. Many expressed concern for the good … [More... ]

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