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Stay Out Of Your Way

By Karen | February 19, 2020 |

Do you know that the only thing that gets in your way is you? We all have limiting beliefs. I'm not smart enough, don’t know enough, don’t have the right credentials, aren’t pretty enough, are too young/old, too fat/thin, and many other beliefs I haven’t even identified. We often stay in dead end jobs that…

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Women Do NOT Always Have Chest Pain During a Heart Attack

By Karen | February 18, 2020 |

I decided this was a post best taken word for word from the source. This is important information every woman should know. “But, it’s not my heart. It’s not my heart,” my patient repeated to me. “It’s my stomach. Nothing is wrong with my heart.” A few minutes earlier, I had rushed to the emergency…

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What Other People Think Of Me Is None Of My Business

By Karen | February 17, 2020 |

Why do people think they have the right to judge others? I see lots of criticism of high profile people. They're scrutinized on what they wear, how they look, the size of their bodies and other nonsense. Why are people in the public eye  targeted with such animosity? Is it jealousy, contempt or something else?…

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In Respect Of Women In The Prime Of Life

By Karen | February 16, 2020 |

Are you a woman "of a certain age"? You know what I mean. Kids are grown and flown. If you're married, maybe you and the spouse have fallen into the hypnotic rhythm of life. Or you may have been a 'stay at home' and now the nest is empty. You may be coming to the…

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What Is Keeping You Down?

By Karen | February 15, 2020 |

Several years ago I entered the lottery to participate in the NYC Marathon. I'm a walker, not a runner and I was a little concerned that I wouldn't be able to complete the course in the allotted time before they officially closed the marathon at 7:30 PM. Already a little intimidated by the privilege to…

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Happy Valentine's Day...What Are You Doing For Your Heart Today?

By Karen | February 14, 2020 |

Happy Valentine's Day! Are you planning something special with someone special? If you don't have a partner, are you doing something special for yourself? If not, don't you think you deserve to be treated well? I think you do. Treat yourself at least as well as you treat someone else You don't need to have…

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Forgiveness...Do It For You

By Karen | February 13, 2020 |

Have you ever heard that holding a grudge is like drinking poison and expecting the other person to die? I may have paraphrased but I captured the sentiment. What is forgiveness? Psychologists define forgiveness as the conscious deliberate decision to release feelings of resentment or vengeance toward a person or a group who has harmed…

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What In The World Is A Blue Zone?

By Karen | February 12, 2020 |

According to author Dan Buettner, there are certain parts of the world where people tend to live longer and healthier lives. In these areas, the residents are more likely to live past 100 years old than their counterparts in other regions of the world. The residents in these Blue Zones, a name coined by Buettner,…

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