Wow. I never cease to amaze myself with the number of people I know who are perfectly comfortable saying EXACTLY what they think. What puzzles me is why with some, I am deeply appreciative of their honesty and can laugh and with others I want to say, “ Reallllly? Was that necessary?” Seems to me,… Continue reading Really?
How many of you know the brainteaser: There are two doors, one leading to pain and one leading to happiness, guarded by two men – one lies and one tells the truth - and you have to ask the same question of each to figure out which door to open? Last night, Ken and I… Continue reading MindFULL Learning
There once was a woman who woke up one morning, looked in the mirror, and noticed she had only three hairs on her head. "Well," she said, "I think I'll braid my hair today." So she did and she had a wonderful day. The next day she woke up, looked in the mirror and saw that she… Continue reading Splitting Hairs
A few weeks ago, I moderated focus groups for a large financial institution that sought to understand how people plan for retirement. After two days of active listening, I began to take the pulse of my own financial health. This is not new for me. Over the years, I’ve done many financial services projects and… Continue reading The Zen of Housecleaning
OK friends...as promised, the much awaited One Dish Wonder! "Ellys", as my daughter calls them, are in the oven. They can be in yours too, in less than 30 minutes. Simply follow the recipe and steps below. Measurements are not exact, but you can feel your way through them. Promise. Enjoy! You'll need: 2 packages… Continue reading Ellys