Category Archives: Illness & Humor

laughter IS the best medicine!

Tips for Hospital Patients

I did learn a few things in October while spending 2 weeks in the hospital – 1 week in ICU and 1 week on a regular floor. Here are a few observations and tips for surviving the hospital environment: 1. As lousy as hospital stays are, the more humor you are able to retain, the… Read More »

Change the way you look at things and the things you look at will change

This is my focus for the month: achieving change through a change in perspective. My life is very fulfilling — I’m a full-time nonprofit exec, a full-time mom (what mom isn’t!?) and community volunteer and activist. My time is filled with everything… except proper self-care. So this year, as we wait for our referral for… Read More »