What My Daughter Would Ask Malala

Why, Cause?  My two-year old’s favorite new words, and ones I’m sure she would ask of The Bravest Girl in the World. ...more

Inspired by Ashton Kutcher: I Didn't Think I'd Be Saying That, Either, But I Am

I never thought I would quote Ashton Kutcher (ever!), but here goes… ...more
I was so happy to hear a current celebrity really be honest about what is really important in ...more

What Would You Stop Controlling If You Had No Fear?

CONTROL IS MOST OFTEN A REACTION TO FEAR.I recently read this somewhere, and it made me reflect on the last few weeks of my personal and professional life....more

Mom: The Great Negotiator? Not in Corporate America!

My Daughter:  “Mommy, I’m all done.”Me: “Give me 3 more bites, then you can be all done.”Sound familiar?My Daughter:  “Mommy, I want to go outside.”...more

The Choices You Want Them to Make

Do you want the berry or the banana yogurt?  Do you want to use the green or the pink spoon?  What would you like to wear today…blue jean shorts and a t-shirt or this sundress?  This is how a typical day at my house begins with my two year-old daughter.  Sounds easy and peaceful…right?!  Well, it took us a little while to get here....more