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Good Life Family will help navigate the challenges of raising good kids — kids who will find their own paths to happiness. We help address the daily joys and struggles of finding a balance between kids and parents while keeping ourselves sane in the process. Good Life Family is committed to making a difference in the lives of our families, friends and communities as the go-to source.

We’re living, we’re learning, and most important, we’re laughing. We hope you will too.

 

 

 

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Travel Knows No Bounds for Adults with Disabilities

  by Lisa A. Beach For adults with disabilities, independent travel poses unique challenges. At hotels, people who use wheelchairs

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Why You Need An Estate Plan

  by Colin Smith | Contributor Nobody likes the thought of planning for their own passing, but there are so

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DART Helps You Discover More

Not owning a vehicle or choosing not to drive is an option when you live North Texas, thanks to DART.

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Sunny Side Up

I am an optimist, a happy person, a “glass half full” kind of gal! My father says I was born with

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Home Care a Mother (Even Mine) Could Love

I hadn’t considered home care as a career move—or, frankly, thought about it much even after my mother’s diagnosis. Now

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Senior Life and the Sandwich Generation

Hey Sandwich Generation! Hungry for Advice on Your Aging Parents? Help is Here! At the core of the sandwich, between

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Multi-Generational Memories Made To Order

  Baby Boomers, Gen Xers, and Millennials Enjoying the Same Place by Alicia Wanek “Creating memories that last a lifetime.”

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2017 Travel Planner

  19 Fun-in-the-Sun Travel Destinations Travel enriches our lives, broadens our perspective and gives us memories to last a lifetime. 

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Winter Fashion Wows!

  by Elle Parks | Fashion Editor   Buttoned Up Bohemian  A beautiful transition from fall to early winter, this

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Life Insurance While You’re Still Living

  Helping to Cover Your Long-Term Care by Alicia Wanek If you’ve ever looked into the cost of assisted-living or

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The Art of Giving Back

  by Colin Smith | Contributor   My uncle grew up poor, but he was determined to go to college. 

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Everyone Wins When Charitable Giving is Done Right

“…family giving offers an opportunity to exercise human excellence.”  – From The Cycle of the Gift, by Hughes, Massenzio, and Whitaker,

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Holding the Holidays Together

  At this time of year we wish for good will and peace on Earth. But what about when you can’t

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Warm Up This Winter

Stay warm and toasty with these hot holiday beverages~ Nutella Hot Chocolate Courtesy of Cafe Delites INGREDIETNS •4 cups low

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Honey Makes the Holidays Better

Check out these holiday favorites using a “secret” ingredient from Nature Nate’s! Appetizers & Beverages White Honey Sangria Prep Time

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The Spirits of the Season

Try one of these delicious handcrafted cocktails to add a festive tone to any party. To make your cocktail a

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Holiday Survival Tips with a Grain of Salt (And a Glass of Wine)

Is your family coming into town? Are you ready for the holidays? I love this time of year, but I

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Happy Hanukkah Recipes

Marshmallow Dreidels For an easy spin on the Chanukah top, whip up these fun treats that look as good as

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EMBRACE the Slopes This Winter

  Adaptive Skiing removes the barriers between individuals with disabilities and one of America’s favorite family pastimes. by Melanie Hess As

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Espresso Yourself!

  We searched far and wide (and waaaay beyond Starbucks) for the Metroplex’s best beans, jolting javas and happening hangouts. Need a

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Mindset for a Happy Marriage

  by Jeff Anderson | Contributor You may have seen lots of cute sayings on Facebook or in the art

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Give Yourself the Gift of Joy

  Reading this article will make you younger and healthier. I (almost) guarantee it! by Dr. Sandy Gluckman | Contributor I have

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‘Tis the Season for Giving

We’ve scoured the greater Dallas area for upcoming opportunities to give your time or donations for those in need this

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The Dining Guide

Our editors scoured the greater Dallas area for family-friendly and fine dining destinations.  Here are some of our favorites. American,

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The Spirit(s) of the Season

  ‘Tis the season to celebrate with family and friends. We think these recipes will add a nice twist to your

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