Saying No: Part One – When to Say No

The older I get, the more I realize that saying no is an important life skill. And yet it’s not really something we’re taught how to do. We are taught to share and to help others but we’re not really taught to evaluate properly when […]

How to tie a tie

How to Tie a Tie

Knowing how to tie a tie is as one of those basic life skills we are no longer taught as a rite of passage into adulthood. Whether you’re a man or a woman, you should know hot to tie at least the most basic tie […]

Life Skill: Water Safety. Know your ability, know the dangers, act accordingly

Life Skill: Water Safety

Water is one of the first things we think of when someone says “summer”. Swimming, boating, fishing, diving, kayaking, white water rafting – the list of water-related activities goes on and on. It’s just plain fun. There is no doubt about it. But water is […]