Refill your personal gas tank by connecting with others

One of the ways I keep sane is by connect (optimistically I try to do it monthly) with either my special blessings moms group or my bible circle organized through Fourth Presbyterian in Bethesda, MD.  I don’t know how I would have gotten through the past 4 years without those two ministries. Tonight I went…

Giving Love: One Bite at a Time

First of all, I am a foodie.  I love reading about it, talking about it, looking at it, tasting it, planning for it, buying it, etc. And while I am no longer going to top DC and NYC and Philadelphia restaurants anymore (I left my job to be at home with my three kids), compromising…

Learning from your mistakes and moving on

So I lost my iPhone 5 (which I had for a mere 3 weeks) about a month ago and have been in self-imposed punishment since (I’m now using a 3G piece of junk (POJ).  Since I’m no longer working out of the home full-time and this is the 2nd iPhone I’ve lost in the last two…

Congress and the President Need to Own it

Owning how you feel and the state of your situation (and how you got there) will make life much more sane for you and those all around you.  It allows you to be in the best frame of mind to find solutions.  Otherwise you get mired in finger-pointing and blame which, last time I checked,…