New Year, New Start for Local Veteran Thanks to Area Nonprofits

A local veteran’s family was recently gifted with a chance for a fresh start in 2015, thanks to a partnership of Goodwill Manasota and Heroes Welcome Home. Nathan Rohleder, his wife, Kara, and their newborn baby, Henley, were presented with a check for $ …
Special Occasions: Special Moments continue reading

New Year Moments: Special Moments New Year Ideas

Top Indians begin new year at home with Chennai Open

CHENNAI: Somdev Devvarman begins his bid for a top-100 return while an age-defying Leander Paes could again run into his estranged doubles partner Mahesh Bhupathi, who returns to the court after a nine-month gap with the $450,000 ATP Chennai Open beginning …
Special Occasions: Special Moments continue reading

New Year Moments: Special Moments New Year Ideas

New Year brunch at ITC Windsor, Bengaluru

While everyone partied the night away on New Year’s Eve, the New Year began with a slow start. Everyone woke up to a rainy morning only to make their way slowly to brunch with dear ones. A bunch of them headed to the ITC Windsor to sample the lavish brunch …
Special Occasions: Special Moments continue reading

New Year Moments: Special Moments New Year Ideas

It Is What It Is: For the new year, resolve not to resolve

The New Year is intimidating as hell for a lot of people. That’s just the simple truth. And I think that’s because most people have a completely irrational side that distorts otherwise joyous celebrations — like New Year’s and the resolutions that …
Special Occasions: Special Moments continue reading

New Year Moments: Special Moments New Year Ideas

How to Make New Year’s Resolutions Stick: Q&A With Expert on Change

It’s time to set goals for the coming year, and a psychologist has some hints for helping you to make those changes last. John Norcross, a professor of psychology at the University of Scranton, is one of the world’s leading experts on how …
Special Occasions: Special Moments continue reading

New Year Moments: Special Moments New Year Ideas

New Year ‘fiscal cliff’ deadline looms

Gray skies cover the U.S. Capitol in Washington in December as Congress and the White House wrangle over the “fiscal cliff” threatening the U.S. economy. (Photo: J. Scott Applewhite, AP) WASHINGTON (AP) — The economic threat that’s kept many …
Special Occasions: Special Moments continue reading

New Year Moments: Special Moments New Year Ideas

This New Year’s, no punishing resolutions

Got those New Year’s resolutions ready? After a month or more of indulging at holiday parties and splurging on gifts, the time has come to get back on track. Lace up your sneakers and lock up your credit card or face constant reminders from …
Special Occasions: Special Moments continue reading

New Year Moments: Special Moments New Year Ideas

This Year, Make A New Year’s Resolution Resolution

No, that’s not a typo in the title. I’m talking about a resolution you absolutely need to make about your actual New Year’s resolutions. Perhaps with this “resolution resolution,” you might actually follow through with your annualized best …
Special Occasions: Special Moments continue reading

New Year Moments: Special Moments New Year Ideas