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If your Facebook friends aren’t inspiring you, you need to try mine

My three children have grown up in the Internet age and don't remember what life was like before Facebook, Twitter and other social media were around. I remember it well. I remember the days when I didn't have to compare myself to all the people on Facebook who have achieved so much in their lives. It isn't enough that many of these people are ultra-successful in their careers, they're also ultra-successful in other areas of their lives, particularly in their exercise programs. I don’t know … Read More

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Don’t Count Your Oscars Before They’re Secured

If you happened to watch the Academy Awards or "Oscars" this year, you were probably left shaking your head, wondering how something simple could be messed up so badly. But enough about Priyanka … Read More

Alternative Facts — Something We All Could Use

Donald Trump wasn't happy when the media showed photographic evidence that his presidential inauguration attracted far fewer people than Barack Obama's inauguration eight years ago. Trump is all about … Read More

Rest in Peace, New Year’s Resolutions

It's that time of the year again. Yes, it's time to do what you always do at this time: write an obituary for your New Year's resolutions. First, let me offer my condolences. I'm truly sorry for … Read More

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The Punjab-Georgia Farmer Exchange Program

The word spread quickly through the farming community in Georgia: thousands of Indian farmers, mostly from the northern state of Punjab, were heading to Georgia to buy large parcels of fertile … Read More

Letter to your child’s teacher

Both my daughters are in school –- Lekha in third grade and Divya in first grade –- so I know firsthand the challenges of being a parent of school-going kids. That’s why I’ve decided to create a form … Read More

Facing up to an addiction

The 76-year-old woman walked down the hallway of Clearview Addictions Clinic, searching for the right department. She passed signs for the “HeroinAddiction Department (HAD),” the “Smoking Addiction … Read More