Tag - hope

13
Dec

The Sidewalks of New York

I am in New York City today — one of my favorite places in the world.  I lived here when I was in my twenties during the city’s “Desperately Seeking Susan” years.  My old neighborhood, the lower east side, was full of Ukranian food, Indian food, Italian food and some of the best dive bars …

6
Dec

Saying Yes

I’ve learned this year the importance of saying YES.  I’m not talking the no boundaries, people pleasing, yes, yes, yes of my past.  I am talking about the rich experiences, the things that might make you uncomfortable, the pushing your boundaries, the making the extra effort YES. Italy, Writer’s Workshop, Selling Course, Toastmasters, Dinner Dates, …

29
Nov

Me and My Folks

I’m with my parents this Thanksgiving.  It’s just me this year.  Since there are five of us, you never know what combination of the clan will land.  But this year I am flying solo with them. One of the great blessings of my adulthood has been that I still have them.  I’ve gotten to know …

26
Oct

FALLING IN LOVE…

A few Sunday mornings ago I was standing at my dresser, staring at my perfume, and I decided to fall in love with my life.  Yes.  No melodrama, no drama – just fall, straight on in –accepting all that my life was, has been lately, and is now. I made this decision because I was …