Boredomtunity. Ways Boredom Makes Kids and Ourselves More Extraordinary!

By Jeanne Huybrechts, Chief Academic Officer, Stratford School “The cure for boredom is curiosity.There is no cure for curiosity.” – Dorothy Parker Boredom Improves Creativity Before addressing questions about nurturing, navigating and/or mitigating boredom, I think it’s important to identify the state of mind we’re talking about. Too often we think of “boredom” as a […]

More Weekend, Less Worry Carneros Resort and Spa

If you like wine, you’re my kind of person. If you like wine and you’ve seen the 2008 flick Bottle Shock, we’re well on our way to becoming best friends. Though the film certainly took artistic license in its explanation of the famed Paris Wine Tasting of 1976, the feat remains the same in history […]


Robert Pugach, MD, Certified by the Vasectomy Quality Council Most women know that, when it’s time to consider a permanent form of birth control, a woman is more than twice as likely as a man to undergo a sterilization procedure. That makes no sense! A female sterilization requires general anesthesia and abdominal surgery. It is […]