For those of you who know me or have read any of my work, you know that I believe inspiration is all around us; we simply need to recognize and celebrate it when we see it. As I write today, I am sitting on a marble bench having lunch with my mom and brother on an overcast day. […]
Now that we are in the dog days of summer, right in the middle of the oppressive August humidity and just before school starts, I can reflect on June! Why June? The month of June means many things for a lot of people. For most, it signals the end of the school season and the official start […]
For the dads out there that have daughters, I have a must read book for you! Moms, you may want to read it too, and if dad won’t read it, read it for him and teach him the lessons! While shopping with my kids – in Target of all places – I stumbled upon “Strong Fathers, Strong Daughters: 10 […]
For me, this was an exciting week to be alive, well, and auditioning in New York City! Just as I’d think I was done for the week, my manager would call to send me out again. Great stuff, no complaints! Walking the streets of New York this week, I captured so much inspiration. If New York City […]
I often say that I will accept ‘No’ if it is the right answer! But rarely, if ever, is it actually so! Too often, we stop at ‘No,’ never going beyond, never seeking compromise or alternatives. In this short life, we only get what we are brave enough to ask for! While you must earn […]
The antithesis of “Who’s on Your Team,” this one tells us that sometimes we need to sweep the deck clean of all those who tie us down or hold us back, and for their benefit, not ours! You know who they are. They want you to succeed and do well – but not too well, and hopefully not […]
I am convinced it is human nature to focus on the bad, be it bad service, a bad attitude or bad behavior. We see it all around us, and, like so many other things in our sound-byte society, we have grown accustomed to it! When I speak, I often say that not only have we come to accept […]
We joke here in Maryland that if you don’t like the weather, stick around – it will change! Change is inevitable. We change jobs – seven times in a lifetime for the average person – we change spouses, cars, schools, houses, looks, weight, ideas, and values.
By now everyone has read or heard of “The Secret” and “The Secret: The Power” by Rhonda Byrne. I just heard the other day that Byrne has just released the third in the series, “The Magic (The Secret)”! Hot off the press, and no doubt, I’ll have to check it out.
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