“A spoonful of honey will catch more flies than a gallon of vinegar.” Benjamin Franklin The truth is, we all know this. We we’ve hea
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Have you ever taken the time to choose an outfit prior to an important event, like a wedding? First, perhaps you thought about what would be appropria
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Everyone wants to be loved, liked, celebrated, and appreciated. We all want and need to have someone who accepts us, no matter what. We all know this,
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You may not be a betting kind of person, but what if I asked you to bet a large amount of your money on someone (pick anyone) completing a very hard t
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Doug and I went away this past weekend to celebrate our delayed 28th wedding anniversay. Last year, the day before we were set to go away, Doug got Co
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“If you could kick the person in the pants for most of your trouble, you wouldn’t sit for a month.” Theodore Roosevelt When a client
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Which employee would you rather have, the one who leaves early every Wednesday to volunteer or the one who comes in early and stays late? Would you, a
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I get fascinated by the most peculiar things. The other day, I saw my 90-pound dog open a bedroom door with her nose to let herself out. I chuckled as
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Yesterday, I was on a podcast with my friend, Scott Perry, and we were unpacking the word “Influence.” I chose the word because I see how
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Saturday was the 20th anniversary of 9/11. All of you, like me, remember where you were on that fateful day. I was pregnant at the time, in Princeton,
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“The more obstacles I overcome, the stronger I become.” ~ Gracie Alvarez This is a picture of what Doug and I encountered on our hike the
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Did you happen to go to Harvard? No? Me neither. On any given year, Harvard will accept only a little over 3% of the applicants, and that’s the
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I have an update on the Adopt_Ollie story that I shared not too long ago. You know my daughter, Devon, and her roommates fostered dear, sweet Ollie. O
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I always have mixed emotions about summer coming to an end. I feel like part of the playful child in me has to go back to school. It’s as if the
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“A candle loses nothing by lighting another candle.” ~ Rumi I recently submitted an application to Over 50 Outside: 52 Hike Challenge. The
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Last night we were under a tornado warning from 6pm until about 9 pm. My husband, my son, my two dogs, and me hunkered down in the basement for three
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I was put in a group text about a year ago with 10 other ladies, some of whom I don’t even know, by my friend who wanted all of us to be able to
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