Taking Care of Your Life


Spiritually Speaking | Save our planet

Written by By Sister Mary Thill. Posted in April

Today in the cutest voice, my 8-year-old daughter asked me to start recycling. I chuckled and asked, “Why?”

She replied, “So you can help me save the planet.”

I chuckled again and asked, “And why do you want to save the planet?”

“Because that’s where I keep all my stuff,” she said.—Anonymous


TEDxMaumeeValleyCountryDaySchool promotes student ideas

Written by Healthy Living News. Posted in April

The second annual TEDxMaumee­ValleyCountryDaySchool will take place on Friday, April 21, 2017, at Maumee Valley Country Day School from 9am–2 pm. The independently organized event, licensed by TED, will feature local student voices and TED Talks videos. Tickets can be reserved on the event’s website. Availability is limited; tickets sold out a week in advance of last year’s event.


Don't get stuck in your comfort zone

Written by by Amanda Manthey. Posted in April

When you’ve been running the same course at the same pace for a long period, the route and scenery become boring and you might feel as though you’re on “autopilot” during your run. Most runners experience these same feelings at one time or another during their training. Challenging yourself daily with your running program will help minimize your “comfort-zone” tendencies. Here’s how:


Building wealth from the ground up

Written by by Scott D. Brown. Posted in April

During the day, the next generation of wealth is busy building startups or running projects for major corporations. If you are an individual coming into wealth for the first time from a low- to middle-income background, a unique set of challenges presents itself as you attempt to both manage and enjoy your hard-earned wealth.


A Walk in the Park | Beach bums

Written by by LeMoyne Mercer. Posted in April

You have probably heard that the basic vacation question is “Mountains or beach?” If you posed the question to Shirley or me, the immediate answer would be “Mountains, of course!” Smokies, Blue Ridge, Adirondacks, Guadalupes, Rockies, Big Horns, Sawtooths, Sierra Nevada.