Don’t Misjudge the Snake By Susan Shifay Cheung


Okay, I know Valentine’s Day is commercialized and we’re more than sucked into the whole cards, flowers and candy shebang, but, personally, I love seeing red hearts in the shops. It’s joyful and uplifting. Don’t you think after the blaze of holiday lights and decorations in November and December, January is a drab, grey month? That’s why we embrace the burst of bright colors for Valentine’s Day. A friend, who’s knowledgeable about colors, tells me vibrations from the color red increases muscle activity. Well, I certainly need that to zap me out of my mental and physical stupor during the…

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Valentine’s Day For You Too, Mom!


Love is in the air!  Tomorrow is Valentine’s Day and it can be a very busy time for moms.  Maybe you will be spending Valentine’s Day helping out with the school parties, making special treats and getting those class valentine’s ready.  Don’t forget to treat yourself on Valentine’s Day.   Here are some simple ideas to pamper yourself without breaking the bank: 1.  Sleep in extra 20 minutes.  Get the lunches ready the night before, get the homework signed, program the coffee maker and have oatmeal for breakfast 2.  Take the night off, order pizza, watch a movie and go…

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