Tag Archive | Girlfriends’ Staycation in Florida

Pity Party No More: Is Your Personality a Problem?

Are you high achieving, giving and intelligent?  Recently I saw a report on television that stated a common denominator for those who suffered from Chronic Pain is they also suffer from a personality problem, called Perfectionism.  Doctors say if you suffer from Perfectionism you need to loosen up. Easier Said Than Done? Being a perfectionist […]

Pity Party No More: How Do You Heal Your Broken Spirit?

How do you deal with illness? The long and frustrating road down Illness Lane can leave you out of gas on the side of the road.  Working with doctors, undergoing treatment, and taking medications, leave you feeling resentful and questioning why you’re fighting so hard.  You’re not feeling suicidal, but you’re tired and can’t help […]

Girlfriends: Need to Recharge Your Super Woman Powers? Plan a Girls’ Getaway

Do you need a girlfriends’ getaway to recharge your Super Woman powers? You’re not alone.  If you talk to your girlfriends, they’ll agree–you all need a getaway.  Your gal pals make you happier, help you live longer, feel more beautiful and reduce your stress; they literally make you emotionally and physically healthier.  By taking a […]

Ask Your Travel Counselor: How Much Money Should I Spend on My Vacation?

Do you know how much you should spend on your next vacation? According to an American Express Survey just released, the average American household plans to spend about $1,200 per person on vacation this year. However, I firmly believe there is no magic number. Whether your budget is $500 or $5,000, make sure you are […]

What’s Happening: What Are You Doing in Central Florida this August?

As the summer festivities continue roaring, hope you have time to check out at least one of these events the next month: Aug. 3, 4: ArtWalk, Bradenton. Visit the various galleries, studios, restaurants and other small businesses in the arts district on the first Friday of every month, 6 to 9:30 p.m., and Saturday, 11 […]

Girlfriends: How Do You Nurture Your Friendships?

Have you found that making friends isn’t as easy as it was when you were 10?  Friendships, along with our lives, are less stable and it can feel strange trying to make new ones. Here are 5 steps to making creating new friendships and nurturing the friendships you value: 1. Get a grip.  Go through your […]

Girlfriends: What Does it Take to be Your Friend?

What does it take for you to consider someone a friend?  Since re-invigorating my social life, I frequently consider this question. About 15 years ago, I let a stranger sit at my table, a friendly girl from LA.  This was during a girls’ getaway to Las Vegas with my best friend, Cin. We had 2 […]