Life in Balance

Father’s Day Across the World

10 Jun 2016 Posted by Lauren Rose in Balance

You had to know it was coming. It’s like you’re psychic! I wrote about Moms last month and this month its about the Dads. Dads are just as important as moms, so I did some research into how Father’s Day is celebrated around the world….

Positive Connections

25 Apr 2016 Posted by Susan V. Brewer in Balance

I am never surprised by the people who show up in my life. I am a true believer that we attract people in our life that give us what we need “good” or “bad”. Every encounter becomes an opportunity for us to learn about ourselves…

Spring Break — good or bad idea?

10 Apr 2016 Posted by Lauren Rose in Balance

“So where did you go when you were in school, Lauren?” My coworker, and undergraduate student worker asked me a few months before Spring Break occurred. I work at a university. I hear all the “cool” conversations; where the cool bars are; what’s going on…

Fiening Spring Cleaning?

10 Mar 2016 Posted by Lauren Rose in Balance

March is a fun month – we get to look forward to warmer weather, St. Patrick’s Day, and March Madness. I’m not a huge basketball fan, but this month I will be, as my alma mater will be playing in the A-10 and NCAA tournements…

Be YOUnique

10 Feb 2016 Posted by Lauren Rose in Balance

This month, we have an extra day attached! Every four years we get to revel in this phenomenon that we don’t even understand! College students hold leap year parties, bloggers find an excuse to write about “leaping into a new/good year” (hey, now! This blog…