You’re So Normal

You’re So Normal

I have heard the same sentence over and over in the past 25 years that I have been traveling with my husband with whom I co-own BNI, the world’s largest business networking organization. Since I have just heard it at least ten times this past week, I thought it would...
Sometimes the Truth Hurts

Sometimes the Truth Hurts

So a couple of weeks ago I wrote my “No Balance for Me, Thank You!” blog post. I promised a follow up to address those of us who feel that we have life by the proverbial tiger’s tail. We feel we can do nothing more than hold on and we can’t even do that well! I shared...
Mothers are the Best!

Mothers are the Best!

Mother’s Day is coming. It is, without a doubt, one of my favorite days of the year. I love being the mom. I have always loved being the mom. More and more as I age I realize that many of the ways I am the mom reflect the ways my mother was the mom when I was the kid....
No Balance for Me, Thank You!

No Balance for Me, Thank You!

This morning I will be on the air with Jory Fisher to talk about the myth of balance. We seem to have this collective awareness of a need to be balanced in our lives. We even have the sense that the Bible teaches us to be balanced, but I cannot think of any passage...
A New Perspective on Silence

A New Perspective on Silence

I have been having a love affair this year with practicing a discipline of silence. As I learn more about the Christian tradition of this particular spiritual discipline, I have benefited greatly by being still with God. Last night I had what you might call an...