A Cure for the Holiday Blues
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 With all the hustle and bustle, merrymaking and cheer, I can’t help but remember that this season can be such a bittersweet time for many of us.  As time marches on, most of us experience loss, heartbreak and bittersweet memories,  made … Want More?

‘Celebration’ Life Beyond Breast Cancer
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‘Celebration’ life beyond breast cancer Last Saturday I had the pleasure of attending the ‘Celebration’, an event showcasing the beauty, grace and resiliency of life beyond breast cancer. Laughter mingled with tears as the community celebrated these extraordinary women, and … Want More?

Reflections on Life in Napa Valley Wine Country
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The wine country of Napa Valley is simply spectacular in the spring time. Driving north I was smitten, yet again, with the vibrant colors-sunny mustard, emerald vines, citrus shades of poppies and brilliant blue skies. The scene melds into a … Want More?

Girlfriends for a Lifetime and My Small World Story
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The Small World story that made me laugh  and cry all at the same time….. One of my dearest friends, Kathryn, rang me up and said, “Sit down!  I have the best story to tell you!”. Her daughter, Isabel had just … Want More?

Stepfamily Life Comes Full Circle
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Stepfamily life comes full circle over time……… A party was planned, at her mother’s house, the charming family home where the girls were raised. Invitations were made and for me, as the step-mom, it was a first. I was invited … Want More?

A Love Story for the Ages
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A Love Story… Do you ever have the sense that some things in life are just ‘meant to be’?  Looking back you realize that if one element, in a sequence of events, hadn’t happened, the course of life would be … Want More?