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Who Gets Fido?

Wednesday, 12 April 2017 09:25
Divorce is hard on everyone—the couple involved, the extended families, the family friends and especially the children. Add fur, four paws and a wagging tail to the mix? Things get hairy real quick. Read more...

6 Tips to Survive Work with THAT Person

Wednesday, 22 March 2017 06:08
We all know THAT Person at work—the one whose personality doesn't really click with yours. Or anyone else's, for that matter, which makes spending an entire work day, a portion of the day, or even the 20-minute morning brief with them ... difficult. Instead of suffering through another long day, here are six tips to help you survive working with THAT Person, to ensure you have a good day. Read more...

I Am Not a Trailing Spouse

Wednesday, 18 January 2017 05:06
Trailing spouse. Corporate spouse. Accommodating partner. None of these terms are complimentary. I prefer traveling spouse or, better yet, traveling family. Read more...

The Amazing Healing Power of a Dog

Wednesday, 20 April 2016 05:46
When an arsonist turned Alison Hodgson's family's home into a crime scene, the love and antics of a little black pug named Oliver helped them recover. This West Michigan animal lover is also a writer, speaker, humorist and survivor. Her debut book, The Pug List: A Ridiculous Little Dog, a Family Who Lost Everything, and How They All Found Their Way Home, is a heart-warming story about the unexpected ways we all find our way home. Read more...

A Year in Review

Monday, 21 December 2015 10:15
Over the past year, West Michigan Woman delved into a variety of topics relating to our relationships with significant others. We hope these highlights will contribute to your relationship's continued bliss. Read more...

In Defense of Hobbies

Wednesday, 11 November 2015 00:00
Do you find yourself giddy with anticipation every November, as you prepare to climb into a tree blind and wait for the right buck to appear? Perhaps it's the thought of hitting a little white ball into 18 holes with as few strokes as possible that gets you going. Maybe you prefer using a jigsaw to create an intricate shape in the piece of wood you've been working on. Read more...

10 Days of Giving. #1REASON.

Thursday, 01 October 2015 04:41
It's National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and many of us are planning to show our support of the cause in our own way. Read more...

Rate Your Relationship

Wednesday, 24 June 2015 10:58
Remember when you were a teenager, and Seventeen and YM had all of those quizzes to help you figure out if your crush liked you—or if your best friend was a user? Read more...
When I divorced just shy of 40, I had no interest in dating, let alone marriage. I imagine a lot of people feel that way. Read more...

Five-Day Challenge for Empty Nesters

Thursday, 19 February 2015 09:05
Nicole Zaagman, founder of LUX CHIX has created a free five-day challenge, beginning March 1. Read more...
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