Tag: encouragement


Connection: You Need it Just As Much As Your Cell Phone Does

In just a few days, it will be my firstborn child’s eighth birthday.  I still vividly remember our first “meeting.” Within minutes of being born, the nurse handed me my son with the instruction to hold him skin-to-skin on my chest.  Instant love – and human connection – began with this little person.  As his [...]


Mary Poppins on Leadership

I recently attended the Broadway tour of Disney's Mary Poppins with my son.  We had such a special evening – just the two of us!  I joyfully watched his expressions of amazement and wonder as the magic of Mary Poppins unfolded on stage.  I have to admit, I enjoyed it every bit as much as [...]