Real Life: The Deepest Kind of Loss

  As a school psychologist, I’ve grown familiar with being a first responder to crisis and grief. We … Continue Reading

A Cure for the Holiday Blues

 With all the hustle and bustle, merrymaking and cheer, I can’t help but remember that this season can … Continue Reading

Paris On My Mind…today and always.

  Paris 2006 It’s a rainy Sunday morning here on the hill in Chico today. Normally, a steaming cup of … Continue Reading

The Power of Friendship and Best Friends!

On this, my 300th post on Stylemindchic LIfe, I want to share a personal story of someone near … Continue Reading

The Love of a Father

I’ve learned about the love of a father from my extraordinary dad, James Curtis Orr. My dad cared … Continue Reading