Today I had the blessing of celebrating my birthday! Yes, I am 60ish (67 to be exact). I own it! I shout it! I’m proud of it! There are many people I know who say with all sincerity “I don’t celebrate birthdays” or “I don’t want to be reminded” and I think that is… Read More
For each of us to bring about a change in our world and have the most influence on the world around us, we need to be the people we want to see more of in the world. Can you do that? Think about it!
JOY is yours to find in every day – large or small, it’s there. OWN your past, your future, your failures, your successes for it all goes to making you the you that you are. UPLIFT by being a positive force in your own life and in the lives of those around you by listening and encouraging their dreams –… Read More
There is a saying that has been around for years. It’s been embroidered on pillows, quoted in books, used in movies – so long that I am not sure who said it first but it still resonates every time I hear it. It goes “Every day might not be good. But there is good in every day.” Like many sayings,… Read More
It’s almost two weeks after Hurricane Irma swept through the Caribbean and Florida leaving a path of devastation, despair and sadness. But if we take a moment to look back on the storm we can find examples of incredible kindness, sensitivity and hope where we rose to be our best selves even in the midst of the chaos. When I… Read More
“Inspiring girls to be strong, smart and bold!” When you are trying to get the attention of approximately 180-200 girls between the ages of 5-14 on any given day at Girls, Inc., you will often hear the leaders proclaim “Girls? Girls? Girls?” to which the girls quickly respond “Yes! Yes! Yes!” Then all eyes and ears are focused on the… Read More