Gratitude Changes the World You See

The book table looks just right with my maternal grandparents’ framed photo, the small pot of Christmas cactus, the wooden sign that says “Family Forever”, the Dove chocolates in an Italian candy dish, and the mandala tablecloth I brought back from Japan many years...

The Two Most Important Days In Your Life

I read a Mark Twain quotation recently that made me stop and think: “The two most important days in your life are the day you were born, and the day you find out why.” Since my birthday is in November (it’s actually on Thanksgiving Day this year) the day I was born...

Celebrating a New Era in Voices of the 21st Century

I am pleased to introduce you to my ninth book, which is also my first collaborative book, titled, Voices of the 21st Century: Bold, Brave, and Brilliant Women Who Make A Difference. The book contains personal essays from 50 different women whose collective voices...

The Winky Chronicles

This year, we vacationed for one month on Cape Cod with our little dog, Winky, to fulfill a Bucket List for me. Here are his reactions… July 22 – Today I am grateful for my doggy carriage. My family (Mom and Puppa) and I walked this sunny morning to Centerville...

When Your Intuition Calls, Don’t Hang Up!

A client asked me recently, “Have you always trusted your intuition?” and I replied, “Yes, but it took me years to develop full confidence in it.” I spent about 20 years testing my faith in my intuition and fully realizing the key role it plays in my decision-making. ...