Just Say No to Holiday Stress

holiday_stress_20151122_3008 Ways to Enjoy a Stress-Free Holiday Season

Ah, the holidays. Never in the history of humankind has there ever been anything we look forward to more or dread as much. That’s because even when we’re overwhelmed with lists of things to do, buy, prepare, and places to be, the one word we rarely use is no. We don’t like to disappoint the people we love, even at our own expense. But if everyone is feeling like you’re feeling (and believe me a lot of them are) then maybe it’s time to start a new holiday tradition where you just say no to holiday stress.

Life is busy and stressful enough on a daily basis, but then there are the holidays and the inevitable stress involved. It’s a time of heightened emotions, with less time to do more, and a time when your financial situation may be under intense focus. It’s also a time when time-consuming travel may come into the picture, giving you even less time than you thought you had. But you don’t have to be as stressed out as you usually are. Here are eight ways to say no to holiday stress!

Let Some Stuff Go

While you can’t let work go, there are some non-holiday things you can relinquish at least for a while. If you’re entertaining it’ll be your hospitality that people remember most, not your …. [read more]

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Is Your Relationship Ready for Thanksgiving?

leaves_date_20151118_300Thanksgiving With the Family

It’s that time of year when families get together to celebrate, give thanks and perhaps share tales of former Thanksgiving dinners. And if you’re in a relationship with someone your family’s never met, it’s also time to decide if your relationship is ready for Thanksgiving with the family or if you should just fly solo for the festivities.

Home for the Holidays

Usually when faced with this holiday dilemma for the first time (or fourth or fifth) your brain conjures up scenes from every comedic/nightmarish movie you’ve ever watched about families meeting significant others during the holidays. And if you’ve ever remarked that people in those movies remind you of your family, this becomes an even heavier consideration. You may be wondering  … [click to keep reading]

(clicking the link above will take you to the blog on the CaliforniaPsychics.com website – aka the home of my article.  Feel free to like and/or share it with others.  My eternal thanks, LJ.

Your Money Horoscope: Keep an Eye on Your Spending

money_20151101_300Your November Money Horoscope

The playful, fun-loving energy of Sagittarius is being paired with the fair-but-stern hand of Saturn from now until December 2017. It started in September, but this month that energy is inviting other planets to engage in some contradictory behavior. Generally speaking, the November Money Horoscope does bring some good financial vibes for everyone, especially on the 5th, the 10th, the 13th and the 24th, but it also has some difficult aspects such as the 20th, the 25th, the 26th and the 29th.

November’s second half will be busy and quite possibly expensive. Thanksgiving, Black Friday and Cyber Monday all land around some tough financial aspects. The best way to handle the odd mix of energies this November is to stay positive, be creative and keep an eye on the spending.

Now, let’s see how November will affect you and your Sun Sign: [click to read your Sun Sign’s money forecast]

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Signs Your Deceased Loved Ones are Reaching Out to You

deceased_20151029_300Your Deceased Loved Ones Send You Signs From the Other Side

Our deceased loved ones are never far from us. In fact, they drop by to check on us from time to time, and more often than you think. When we lose someone, we of course feel sadness and loss, but really the communication doesn’t have to end. It just changes. There are no boundaries of time and space on the other side. There is no need for emails, phone calls or traveling by trains, planes or automobiles. In fact, our lines of communication become more direct, and the signs your deceased loved ones are reaching out to you are many. Let’s take a look at some of these signs.

Feeling Their Presence (The Sixth Sense)

Sometimes you can just feel someone’s presence. There’s that feeling that you’re not alone, and you may even sense which loved one is visiting you at that time. If you’ve always sensed when someone was about to call or visit when they were alive, it’s likely that connection remains between you even after they’ve crossed over. It can be very comforting. Say “Hello,” say “I love you,” and invite them to come by whenever they want. And you can be sure that they won’t invade your privacy. Just be sure to declare when you want to be left alone.

Tapping Into Other Senses

When your deceased loved ones reach out to you, they have a number of ways to let you know they’re around. Sometimes they contact you through touch, smell, hearing and even sight. How they connect can depend on how they sense … [keep reading]

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5 Reasons to Celebrate Halloween This Year

halloween_20151022_300Though Halloween dates back many centuries over many ancient cultures, the reasons and the ways in which mainstream cultures celebrate Halloween today is a far cry from its origins. And while some people choose not to acknowledge Halloween, many others anticipate its arrival and make a huge deal about celebrating what’s now considered a holiday. In these modern times, Halloween is mostly about dressing up, collecting delicious treats and being with friends and family, and that’s why you should celebrate Halloween too. But if that’s not enough of a reason, here are five more reasons to trick-or-treat this year.

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This is a great time to bond with your kids and connect with them. Ask them why they want to dress up as a doctor or a fireman or a superhero. Celebrate their creative side and fire-up their imagination. Whether you make a project out of creating a costume or just buy one at the store, you may be inspiring the next big actor or actress, the next queen of crafting or perhaps a costume designer. Who knows, you may even be pleasantly surprised to see that they want to emulate you. Besides, can you remember the last time you and the kids took a walk around the neighborhood together?


When it comes to candy and goodies, you can teach kids the value of sharing by having them share their Halloween bounty with others. Sharing is a huge life lesson best learned early. Teach them about … [Keep Reading]

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