A Sales Experience Beyond Expectations…

For Audio Version, click here: http://www.audioacrobat.com/play/WWJLPgzs This week, I went to a car dealership with our daughter to buy her first new car. As an aside, her first and only car was a used one that my husband and I had purchased eleven years (and 100,000+ miles) ago when she was a senior in high school.… Read More

Healing the World, One Family at a Time…

Listen to my blog: http://www.audioacrobat.com/play/WybkNTpQ “The way you help heal the world is you start with your own family”  ~Mother Teresa~ My husband sent me a text with the above picture attached to it.  It honestly brought tears to my eyes as I reflected back on our twenty-three years together as a family… My husband… Read More

The Layers of My Life…

We are all made up of layers… Layers of cells create our skin.  Layers of education creates our knowledge.  Layers of experiences create our emotions… As I was developing my first Toastmasters speech a few weeks ago,  I began to reflect on the layers of my life… the layers that have created who I am today… The… Read More

Yesterday… Today… Tomorrow…

Earlier this week my ex-husband died… Over the past twenty-three years,  the memories (good, bad or indifferent) had faded… I had moved on… rarely looked back and left the pain and sadness of the loss of my first marriage behind… or so I thought… I re-married over twenty years ago to my soul mate… my… Read More

Battling It Out Through Marriage…

I do not normally watch daytime TV but having a couple of days off after Christmas, I found myself watching the Queen Latifah’s talk show one day.  On this particular show, her guest was the actor Will Smith and the topic of his marriage came up.  Will was talking about the rumor that circulated about him about… Read More

A mother’s ring…

“I had an inheritance from my father, It was the moon and the sun. And though I roam all over the world, The spending of it’s never done.” ~ Ernest Hemingway, For Whom the Bell Tolls~ I went over to my elderly Mom’s apartment last week and I heard her rummaging around in her bedroom as I… Read More