4th of July Gratitude!


The 4th of July is one of my favorite holidays!  I love the fireworks, food and time with family.  I am also grateful  to be free!! In the United States of America, we have the best gift of all: Freedom.  Many men and women have sacrificed their lives and families to protect our freedom. Cherish your freedom. … Continue reading 4th of July Gratitude!

Mom, Memories and Miracles


Two events in 2010 changed the trajectory of my life forever. I was driving home on June 22, 2010. As usual, I was talking to Mom. We talked about everyday things like my kids and when we would see each other next. I told her that I had been stranded at home the day before … Continue reading Mom, Memories and Miracles

The Future of Women: Goddesses Never Age


My new book crush for women over 40 (or women of any age!) is Goddesses Never Age: The Secret Prescription for Radiance, Vitality, and Well-Being by Dr. Christiane Northrup.  I have listed to a number of her talks on YouTube; however, this is the first in-depth experience I have had with her work. She covers the gamut … Continue reading The Future of Women: Goddesses Never Age

The Future of Women & Megatrend #2: Living with Purpose and Meaning


The tools and technologies that help people create their own businesses and design their lives in ways that best suit them, are also fueling Megatrend #2:  Living with Purpose and Meaning. Purposeful living is shaping everything from healthcare to education. Our society is quickly evolving into an era characterized by shared purpose and meaning. Personal … Continue reading The Future of Women & Megatrend #2: Living with Purpose and Meaning

Fun is Valuable: So Just Say “Yes!”


Now, there is even more proof that fun is valuable!  Media titan, Shonda Rhimes, recently gave a compelling TED Talk, “My Year of Saying Yes.”  She discusses the value of saying yes, but also provides valuable insights on why we should play and have fun-especially with our children. Ms. Rhimes is a leader and role … Continue reading Fun is Valuable: So Just Say “Yes!”