Tackling 2014

Jan 03

Tackling 2014

CONSIDERING MAKING NEW YEAR’S RESOLUTIONS, but you failed so many times you don’t bother making them anymore? Lose 10 pounds Climb Mount Everest Clean out the garage Finish….Anything! If this looks like your list, toss it! You can do better. I could recommend one of Steven Covey’s books, 7 HABITS OF HIGHLY EFFECTIVE PEOPLE, but if 2014 has...

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Your Emotions

Dec 10

Your Emotions

WHAT CAUSES OUR EMOTIONS, and can we control them? Questions that hover between physiological, psychological and spiritual boundaries are always intriguing at your Saturday Salon, particularly at a Saturday Salon for Singles. Couples often don’t talk about what really matters until they’re already engaged or married! Better to find out now what they...

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Who is Our Next Mandela?

Dec 06

Who is Our Next Mandela?

EVERYONE HAS HEARD of Nelson Mandela.  His name became synonymous with peace, forgiveness, leadership, inner strength, and since he spent 27 of his 95 years in prison…endurance. We revere him because he overcame what most of us could not.  We honor him because he gives us hope.  Hope for the Middle East.  Hope for the United States.  Hope for our future as...

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Innie or Outie?

Oct 12

Innie or Outie?

ARE YOU AN INTROVERT OR AN EXTROVERT? And why do we care? Because we need to get along with other people.  People different from us.  And, come to think of it, since each human being is unique…everybody is different from us!  Sometimes getting along with other human beings is exhausting, doesn’t it?  What we think of as a clear and unambiguous...

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Best of Both Worlds

Oct 10

Best of Both Worlds

TALKING WITH ONE OF MY SONS TODAY, who is having the time of his life in college and launching a non-profit in the process, I glimpsed the tremendous potential in the kinetic energy of youth.  So much good will be done by optimistic, creative, fearless 20 somethings! It’s not that I feel old…well, except when I see young women running upstairs in 5-inch...

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Who Gets Your Money?

Sep 16

Who Gets Your Money?

THIS IS A GREAT QUESTION FOR YOUR NEXT SATURDAY SALON! A woman named Huguette Clark left $300 million to people other than her relatives.  The problem was, she changed her will one month before she died.  Were those her true wishes? If they were, does she have a right to leave her money to the barista at Starbucks who made her double vanilla latte just right, her...

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