As we approach the holidays and the end of 2016, many of us may find that the occasion offers a valuable time for reflection; reflection on our pasts, our futures, and all the things that really matter. Different people have different values. Culture, age, family influence, and our upbringings can all shape our pursuits and…

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Most of us want to make a mark in the world. That’s a big part of what gives our lives meaning. And whether or not we have children, our history and stories can be a unique and irreplaceable gift to our families. With just a little effort, we can preserve our family values for generations…

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Starting a new family is always exciting and even a tad scary. This natural apprehension can be enhanced when a couple creates a blended family. Bringing children from different parents together presents challenges – and those challenges are multiplied when the couple have new children of their own. Former American Idol star Kelly Clarkson recently…

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