Kimberly Blaker

Kimberly Blaker

Kimberly Blaker is the mother of two and a grandmother. She remembers the challenge of trying to maintain romance in her marriage while raising kids – weekend getaways did wonders for her marriage and family life.

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    Atrial Fibrillation: Take Your Fluttering Heartbeat Seriously

    When we think of heart conditions, we often associate these thoughts with older people. Although aging does increase the risk of atrial fibrillation (AFib), and it's found more often in those over 60, it can affect people of all ages including children. This serious condition affects two million Americans, increasing their risk of health … [Read more...]

    Teaching Kids About Kindness: Small Gestures to Put Smiles on People’s Faces

    Amid our busy lives, it can be easy to lose sight of the little things we can do to make the world a gentler, kinder place for others. As a result, our children miss out on golden opportunities to emulate such kindnesses. The holiday season is the perfect time to get started teaching kindness. So why not set a goal with your kids and see how many … [Read more...]

    A Weekend of Freedom: Getaways for Re-igniting the Spark

    Despite the joys and rewards of being a parent, the responsibility of raising children often leaves little time or energy to nurture one’s marriage, as many parents will attest. This is not only unhealthy to the marriage – it also can affect the way parents relate to their kids. Moreover, adults often bring to their own marriages what they … [Read more...]