A Thoughtful Father’s Day Gift!!!

       Francis J. Gubernat, a local artist from Basking Ridge, recently underwent a medical procedure and is recuperating. Martine, his daughter, sent one of his artwork to The Connection Magazines unbeknownst to him.     On Father’s Day, Martine surprised her dad with his artwork on the cover of the Bridgewater-Somerville June issue. What better…

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Ten Things Divorcing Parents Should Never Say To Their Children

      After 20 years of exclusively practicing matrimonial and family law, there are things I know for sure about divorce. I know for sure and without a doubt that the following things should never be said to children. If you are already divorced, going through a divorce or contemplating a divorce, please read…

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FLOWER POWER- Exploring Gardens in the Garden State

What symbolizes the beauty of spring more than flowers? There are many botanical gardens and arboretums throughout New Jersey where you can take in the beauty of nature and leave with the spirit of spring inside you. Following are a sampling of nearby gardens worth experiencing: Leonard J. Buck Gardens, Far Hills New Jersey’s premier…

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DOES YOUR PARENT NEED A TEMPORARY CAREGIVER?

  As I have shared with you over this past year, my mother-in-law, Eleanor, is thriving at Chelsea at Warren, and we are so pleased! Recently, however, she had a medical situation that required surgical intervention, and I was very concerned about her ability to be on her own. I reached out to the Wellness…

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Organize THAT

            Life is filled with uncertainty, wouldn’t you agree? We do not know what the future may bring or how prepared we will be for what may happen. If we allow ourselves, we can worry excessively about things we do not have any control over. There are countless things most…

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Health Hotline – How “Chocolate” Makes You Look Younger

The internet is awash with news about the pharmaceutical industry. Allergan – the makers of Botox and breast implants merged with Actavis in Ireland and then Pfizer in a scheme to avoid paying US taxes. Turing CEO Martin Shkreli (the man who raised a lifesaving drug price 5000%) was arrested on securities fraud charges. Valeant…

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