Sitting in the kitchen with my 92-year-old grandfather, listening to stories about driving tractors, plucking strawberries and carrying water from the well, I am reminded of the challenges and lessons embedded in my family’s past. While Grandad may not understand iPhones or the internet, he knows more about life than I possibly could at 17. With this in mind, I feel it is invaluable for teens like myself to take time to listen to our own histories and spend time with family. Continue reading →
Australian author, speaker and dating coach Mark Rosenfeld knows firsthand the challenges of navigating romantic relationships. After struggling with shyness, he took on a confidence-boosting job as an erotic dancer in 2011, working with men at both ends of the assertiveness spectrum. In this milieu, he gained a better understanding of men’s thoughts and actions related to women. Through his career as a dancer while in his own satisfying relationship, Rosenfeld also personally communicated with about 50,000 women, many of which opened up about their own trials and tribulations with dating.
Our relationship with food can be a metaphor for our relationships in general. It is said that we do food like we do life. Think about this for a minute and ask yourself how you do food. Continue reading →
The Possibility Coaches, Jon Satin and Chris Pattay, are collaborating with The Bliss Mistress, Edie Weinstein, to offer what they have learned in more than 50 years of combined professional experience in the field. The trio will facilitate a workshop, Creating Healthy and Fulfilling Relationships, from 2 to 6 p.m., June 23, at Circle of Miracles, in New Britain. This workshop will cover communication skills Continue reading →