“Give to Give” v. “Give To Get”

Posted on: April 10, 2009


WOW! I just had the MOST amazing thing happen to me. Seriously – I still can’t believe it. I’ve gone to a new networking group once (this was my 2nd time) that “styled itself as” a BNI group (without being part of BNI) – but only for individuals with H …

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BONUS VIDEO PODCAST: The Bartender and the Bond Girl Take On Old Fashioned Subjects (50MB)

Posted on: May 10, 2008


This is the 2nd of a 3-part vodcast series done with Mr. Martini (BehindTheBarShow.com). The first was in celebration of the Kentucky Derby – we made a mint julep and discussed Da Horses. In this vodcast, we take the bourbon from the julep and create a …

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What does “being present” mean to you?

Posted on: March 3, 2008


My James and I just returned from a holiday. We stopped at an AMAZING sushi restaurant called Love Sushi & Roll in Santa Clarita.  My James is a sushi “snob” and he said that it was absolutely the best sushi he’d ever had.  (Don’t let the slow serv …

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New Year, New Habits (from advancedetiquette.com)

Posted on: January 2, 2008


Syndi Seid is a client of mine, and I thought I would share her New Year’s email here. She has a great “tip of the month” you can subscribe to — always something that you can “put into action” to improve your life! — Solitaire ++++ [Tip of the Month, …

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