You Are NOT Your Thoughts, Emotions or Body

February 18, 2016

“In English we say things like “I am angry.” In French or German things are more instructive. They say “I have anger.” We have emotions, but we are not our emotions.” This is a concept that can set you free. Read more here. You Are Not Your Thoughts, Emotions Or…

Tell your parents. Without telling them.

February 15, 2016

BE THE CHANGE YOU WANT NeedAMom wants YOUR input for a book that will help parents be better parents to their adult children. Now’s your chance to say what you’ve always wanted to say and help others, too. Survey here. https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/W955YTV One surprising result has been that many of you…

Marching to Her Own Drummer

February 13, 2016

DON’T KNOW MUCH ABOUT HISTORY Perhaps it is indeed a generation gap between young women and older women but “she who does not know history is doomed to repeat it.” Madeleine Albright: My Undiplomatic Moment FEMINISM 101 Feminism in the United States A Short Illustrated History http://civilliberty.about.com/od/gendersexuality/tp/History-of-Feminism.htm  

NeedAMom Needs You

February 9, 2016

NeedAMom is writing a book proposal and needs YOUR help. This book will provide advice to parents of college students, millennials and young adults so it must be grounded in what they think and want. Topics include fiscal issues, relationships, work, holidays, debt, roommates, sex, what parents say/do wrong, what…

Fighting for our daughters and ourselves

February 2, 2016

I’m a card-carrying liberal but that doesn’t define my interactions with clients or others. I respect differences in opinions and don’t expect or plan to change anyone’s mind. I learn from everyone I meet. However as a woman who is of Hillary Clinton’s generation and has carved out a professional…