Small Biz Saturday – Support Women’s Online Businesses

It’s the day to support small businesses as we start (or continue) our mad dash toward seasonal gift-giving.  Let’s support all those talented women out there who operate online!  Here are three women-owned online businesses whose products are SO COOL – edgy, aesthetically pleasing, one-of-a-kind – everything that defines the perfect gift. Check them out and buy –[…]

Barbara Cummings

Meditation Training Class with Barbara Cummings

Barbara Cummings, transformational life coach and founder of the blog Sassy, Sensual, Easy Living, is offering a two hour online meditation class to help deal with stress. Barbara believes that “meditation is the antidote for stress. It helps us avoid it, temper it, deal with it, minimize it, and tame it.” With the holiday season[…]

Cathy Chester & Alan Alda

Cathy Chester’s Conversation With Alan Alda

In her latest Huff Post article, Cathy Chester recounts stories from Alan Alda’s recent talk at The New Jersey Performing Arts Center. Cathy, a devoted fan of Alda, encapsulates his warmth, wit, and life-long passion for science through her thoughtful selection of his own words on life. Cathy also shares the touching few moments that left an indelible impression on her[…]

Janna, Clay, and Ann

Identify the Freak In This Picture

Take a look at this photo from my best friend Janna’s end-of-the-school-year party in the summer of 1966. Can you pick out the freak? It’s really very obvious – to me, anyway. There we were, a bunch of seemingly normal thirteen-year-olds from Riviera Elementary School sitting in the sunshine in Janna’s Southern California backyard, a short walk[…]

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Happy Birthday to Victoria Zackheim!

Happy birthday to Victoria Zackheim, co-keynote speaker at all three Women At Woodstock retreats last month, accomplished author and playwright, and now, thanks to the time I was able to spend with Victoria in Woodstock, Charleston, and Palm Springs, someone I count as a true friend. Victoria inspired me in two important ways last month.[…]

Superbwomen Don’t Say “Should”

What a great time I had talking last week with Janet Neal, The Superbwoman – on her weekly online broadcast “Superbwoman Sundays” (streaming live Sunday evenings at 7 pm eastern). We did our interview a little differently – sitting side by side in front of one camera – and we talked about the “shoulds” in[…]