Profile: Ellen Hart still makes the cut

Profile: Ellen Hart still makes the cut

Left In Full Bloom. Twenty-five years ago, an idealistic young woman competed to win a spot on the U.S. Olympic team. Some 260 women qualified to run in the Olympic trials; three made the cut, she came in 11th. The devastation the young woman felt unleashed a silent...
Upfront: Living the Good Life

Upfront: Living the Good Life

A guide to women’s health and wellness through the years. We know we are supposed to go to the doctor and get our screening tests done on schedule. But it can all be so intimidating and confusing. How do we know our doctors are as thorough as they are supposed to be...
Role Model: Sarah Scott Gillis, For The Love of Soccer

Role Model: Sarah Scott Gillis, For The Love of Soccer

Lawyer/coach inspires a new generation. Sarah Scott Gillis has been kickin’ it up a notch as a role model since she first began coaching soccer. Not only does she encourage the members of a soccer team to do the best they can, she also baby-sits for friends and...
Family Issues: Revisiting the Brady Bunch

Family Issues: Revisiting the Brady Bunch

How to make blended families work. Fifteen years ago Beverly Halliwell was 32 years old and childless as she prepared to walk down the aisle with Bill Ross, a man who came to the altar not only with his love but also his three school-age children. “I thought I knew a...
Dollars & Sense: Divorcing in 2008

Dollars & Sense: Divorcing in 2008

A commonsense guide to divorce and taxes. The mere thought of taxes is enough to put beads of sweat on your brow; add divorce to it, and it becomes a full-fledged torrent. The April 15 filing date seems far away, so you put the whole idea of taxes out of your mind for...