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No sooner did you catch a passing glance at the autumn leaves, than it’s time for the holidays—stressful under the best of times but even more so when menopausal hormones wreak havoc with your mind and body. This season, you committed to hosting the holiday dinner. So, in between frenetic shopping, cookie baking, house decorating …

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Tam Warner Minton is an enthusiastic midlife adventurer who loves to scuba dive, travel, and explore the world. For Tam, the unexpected is usually the norm! You can find her travels and life journeys at Travels With Tam.   Our family has always celebrated Christmas in a big way. Some would say in an excessive …

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Latkes are as essential to Hanukkah as candy canes are to Christmas. Sandra Sallin shares her favorite latke recipe with us – and our mouths are watering just looking at the photos! Read more from Sandra on her blog, Apart From My Art.  Look no further. Don’t go to Martha’s site, not to Gourmet, not …

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It’s a mathematical fact: Your level of stress is inversely proportional to the proximity of the holidays. As the days between now and the holidays decrease, your stress level is certain to increase. It doesn’t matter whether you celebrate Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa or another holiday. Stress is stress. We’re deciding what to cook/which cookies to …

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