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When Mr. Right is Mr. Wrong

I’ve had an interesting start to 2011. In the last month, I’ve had three male friends tell me that they are not ready to settle down until they are in their late 30's. They have all the qualities to...

A month of pagan festivals: your numerology cycles for February 1–13

February is such a short month, and contained within its cloudy interior is not only Groundhog Day but also the festival of love and declaration: Valentine’s Day. One of my favourite little poems...

Settle in to real life: your numerology cycles for January 16–31

By now the full impact of real life, not holiday life, is setting in. Gather all your courage and face not only the scale, but Vancouver in January. You can do it. Keep Gore-Tex jackets and...

Happy New Cycle Year: Your Numerology Cycles for January 1–15

Welcome to the next chapter of your life! And welcome to New Year’s resolution time. Last year my most urgent resolution was to finish writing, and make available to the public for the second time in...

New Year's resolutions? Try intentions instead.

Isn't it interesting how we, as a society, agree that this is the time to give ourselves and our lives a complete and total new makeover?

Five holiday gifts for the student in your life

The stores are all decorated, the commercials on television are blaring jingles at every possible opportunity and us students are finally beginning to see, through the piles of textbooks and essays...

How to survive a holiday recession

Many of us are finding our wallets a little thinner this holiday season. To avoid debt and get the most out of the holiday season, here are my tips for stress-free budgeting.

The Darkest and Brightest Time of the Year: Your Numerology Cycles for December 16–31

’Tis the season. Whether you are feeling jolly or not, it is here: the darkest time of the year, and the brightest at the same time. The holiday season brings joy and lots of other emotions. Pay...

How to stay sane this Christmas

Did this holiday season sneak up on you? For me, it was just September, and as I talked with someone about how fast time seemed to be flying, I remember saying, “Christmas will be here in about 15...

The Green Mama's Guide to Greening Christmas (and any other Winter Holiday)

The Green Mama shows you how to celebrate more, spend less, and all around green your holiday.