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Happy Fourth of July

In prior years, today’s American holiday would prompt me to wax poetic about patriotism and how proud I am to be an American. That was in prior years. This year, I am not so proud to be an American. In fact, I am downright embarrassed to be one. Our leadership...
Suck it, 2016

Suck it, 2016

The end of the year is always a time for reflection and retrospection. It is the chance to look back on the year and remember the highs as well as the lows, to view your personal and professional growth, and review your progress on your goals. I have been doing that...
Happy Thanksgiving!

Happy Thanksgiving!

It has been a strange week, a weird month and a crazy year. There are days where the anger and disbelief are overwhelming, when it is difficult to believe in hope and goodness. Yet, as my American readers sit down today to whatever meal defines your Thanksgiving, I...

A New Year, A New Me…

Happy 2016! Boy, am I glad to see you! Not that 2015 was a bad year; in fact, it was an excellent year with promotions and travel, exciting changes, home improvements, and the like. However, 2015 left me feeling scattered, unhappy, and out of control. I am not happy...

Happy 2016!

Here’s to a fabulous 2016 one and all. May it be filled with light and love, friendship, happiness, and success in all your endeavors.
Giving Thanks

Giving Thanks

Thanksgiving marks the official beginning of the holiday season here in the United States. As people gather together to celebrate family and friends, enjoy some great food, and fall into a food coma afterwards, I wanted to take the time to share the reasons why I am...