Happy, Healthy & Terrific Guide — to health, wealth and happiness

History IN the Making at Ed Oliver’s Golf Club

Over the course of more than a century, the land known today as Ed Oliver Golf Club has evolved with a growing metropolis and a changing golf population.  In May 1901, the Wilmington Country Club(WCC) announced to a select group of area residents that the club had been formed and a long-term lease of club [...]

How to Nurture Your Relationships

Tips for Living a Healthy, Happy & Terrific Life! It’s not time to fall back on your friendships! Are you nurturing the relationships that are important to you? The fall season is here and with that comes an extra hour of morning light and darker days that are approaching sooner. Just because it is the [...]

Pumpkins, Hayrides & Mazes, Oh My!

Fall F-U-N for the entire family includes trips to some of our most famous farms & parks for pumpkin U-picking, corn mazes, hayrides  and way more!  Autumn is flourishing and Halloween is fast haunting. Have you painted your pumpkin yet?  Have you been through an 8 acre corn maze?  Have you taken your crew on a hayride? How [...]

And the Judges Are…

Don't hold back now! 3 powerhouse judges are lined up and ready to review NorthDelaWHEREHappening Movers & Shakers Nominees. Let's Go North Delaware, Make IT Happen. Do you know a New Castle County resident who thinks outside the box? Someone who’s truly making a difference in our community? Pushing through boundaries? Or working towards a profound vision? [...]

Healing by Helping: One Family Dreams Big!

Grab some paint, a paint brush, a wrench and a drill, then roll up your sleeves and get to work!  That’s exactly what Kimberly Resnick, the Director of Special Spaces Delaware/Newark/Philly, and her family have been doing for the last year!  They started the Delaware/Newark/ Philly Chapter of Special Spaces, a non-profit organization, this year and [...]

Starter Mom: Back to School Spruce Up

by Nicole Loughan It’s being spoken of on every playground throughout the land, the kids are about to go back to school. Wahoo. Most moms are beaming with delight; some newer moms like me are biting their fingernails and hoping that all of the proper forms are in. Don’t get me wrong, my excitement outweighs [...]

10 Tips For Parents to Help Kids Beat The Back to School Blues

Back to school jitters? Parents…you can help! The summer has flown by and many of us are preparing our children for their return to school.  While some children are excited and eager to get back many others struggle with severe anxiety about the dreaded 1st day. It’s not uncommon and in fact it is quite [...]

8 Steps to Improve Your Communication & Compromising Skills

If it’s time to change…..Communication & Compromise are the key ingredients! It is time for summer smiles! Sadly, not everyone is smiling.  Broken relationships with loved ones, family members, friends, spouses, and significant others can leave you sad, angry, disappointed, and frustrated.    All relationships go through stages and are constantly changing.  Compromising and Communicating are [...]

Staying Healthy and Letting Go…at FIREFLY

I just returned from spending 3 days with 80,000 other people at Firefly in Dover, DE. I was initially a bit skeptical about accompanying my 15 year old daughter and her friends to this type of event.  At first, it appeared to be a massive party. I wondered, “How can this be safe? Am I being a responsible [...]

Saturday, June 21, 2014 | Summer Solstice

A Celebration of the Sun!  The longest day of the year. Sweet goodness! Saturday is the 1st official day of Summer! Sometimes referred to as “Midsummer” Litha” – this is the longest day of the year and the shortest night.  More than 15 hours of sunlight. The sun is the highest it ever gets in the [...]