For every new beginning, there must be an end; for each gain, a loss. But what happens in between? Transition.
Lessons from the Your Turn Challenge
I took on the Your Turn Challenge – a seven day blogging challenge inspired by Seth Godin and his book “What to do when it’s your turn” to get in the habit of blogging everyday, to get better and faster with blogging and connect with others. I hoped the Your Turn Challenge will remind me to do my best …
Baby in driver seat
In honor of James’s thirteenth birthday, today, I’m sharing the first chapter of my book: Mommy Musings: Lessons on motherhood, love, and life – which is looking for a good home with a traditional publisher (more about that process later). Cherish your sons and daughters today and everyday. Enjoy! *** CHAPTER ONE BABY IN DRIVER SEAT …
Adios Granada Spain
Just as Granada stole the heart of author Washington Irving, Granada has stolen my heart. I have seen, felt, smelled, tasted, and touched this beautiful culture, rich with history. Adios Granada!
The rain in Spain
The rain in Spain, I learned does not fall mainly on the plain, but in the northern mountains. And while I felt a little like Eliza in the musical “My Fair Lady” trying desperately to lose my American accent by practicing Spanish speech exercises, I learned that it doesn’t really matter. Upon arriving in Spain a …
Learn something new
The February issue of Rochester Magazine started out as a quest-of-sorts to try something new in Rochester. During the past year, I noticed a trend around learning something – anything – new, and different in a fun, hands-on way.
Write a letter and inspire a young person’s dream
Taking the time to write a letter to a fan can inspire and encourage a young person to work hard – harder even – to achieve their dream.
How weight loss transformed one woman’s life
Weight loss feeds into success in life, love and business for Anne Johnson Gabel.