No, I will NOT take a deep breath!

Ever have a situation that really makes you fume? I’m talking about the kind of thing that makes you go from irritated to furious in .25 seconds? When you feel as though you could literally start having a 2-year-old tantrum while clenching your fists and screaming at the top of your lungs out of pure frustration? If you’ve never felt this way, I applaud you, and would really like to know how you pull off that inner calm....more

Catching Up: Snow Days, part 2

Our very warm-blooded sonmobile pics:Don't wait so many winters to come back next time, snow! ...more

5 miracle cures for ending your About page blues

There’s been some talk lately about how difficult it is to write an About page for a business website. I think that’s because it forces entrepreneurs and small business owners to take a good, long look at their motivations for starting their business, and to find ways to connect their motivations and love for what they do, to their audiences. Not an easy task!...more

Where do you find your inspiration?

As I write this I’m on a train to Montreal–watching the passing shadows of trees framed by a glistening canvas of white. Sometimes it doesn’t take much effort to see things in a new way. Just a little change and BAM–the specific challenge you were facing with your business can seem rather like an interesting puzzle that brings you closer to your vision....more

A Story of Loss and Hope

When I was fifteen years old, my dad got sick. All of a sudden he was feeling terrible with a sinus infection that wouldn’t go away, and he was vomiting. They admitted him to the hospital for some tests. Those days are sort of a blur, I think that my mind has blocked a lot of it out to protect me, but I do remember some things. They tested him for tuberculosis, which came back negative. Then, cat scratch fever. I remember coming home from the hospital one day after running the tests for cat scratch fever, but before we got the results....more

Where do you find your inspiration?

As I write this I’m on a train to Montreal–watching the passing shadows of trees framed by a glistening canvas of white. Sometimes it doesn’t take much effort to see things in a new way. Just a little change and BAM–the specific challenge you were facing with your business can seem rather like an interesting puzzle that brings you closer to your vision....more

How to Nab a Handsome Stranger on the Subway

A friend told me the other day that she met several of the men she had dated, on the subway. I thought about my subway rides: People looking adoringly at their smart phones, reading their newspapers, or staring vacantly into space. I wondered how she could be so lucky. Then the more she spoke about it, the more I realized that it wasn’t luck at all. She saw a narrow window of opportunity and she took it....more

The House Where Everyone Plays

Tweet When I was little, I had the house where everyone plays. In fact, it was the house where everyone plays outdoors, not so much indoors. But we had outdoor games of all sorts, tetherball (yes that DEADLY playground sport) and other games always ready ....more

Memories Intertwined with Holidays

Please do not feel sad for me with this post - I'm just processing some things, and it's most helpful for me to write them out. I promise - I'm in a better place than I was....more

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