I hope you've been enjoying the weekly wonderful (or weird) word I include in these newsletters because I have a lot of fun finding them! Here's a list of 14 "Colonial-era slang terms to work into modern conversation," including macaroni, which apparently means "fancy". . . Huh! Now, if only I could remember these words when it would be the perfect time to use them. :)
A few years ago I was watching Brain Games, a science television series that debuted on National Geographic. The episode that most fascinated me was the one explaining how having more choices in life can actually work against us. Here's a two-and-a-half-minute clip I think you'll find interesting.
My friend Jackie M. Johnson talks about how "navigating the strange and stormy waters of grief is hard. But not impossible." You can find joy again.