Holidays Without Anxiety – Could It Be Possible?

Posted on: November 30, 2017


Why Hosting Your Own Holiday Party Is Easier Than You Think Let’s face it—as fabulous as the holidays are, they can be the most stressful time of year. Between the chaos of travel, the highs and lows of seeing family and friends, buying presents, and e …

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Whoa – January 3nd (day 128), how’d THAT happen???

Posted on: January 3, 2014


A few random things here: I went back to see what I wrote last year about “the new year” and all that “resolution” jazz, found these: …

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BONUS VIDEO PODCAST: The Bartender and the Bond Girl on How to Pack in 15 Minutes for a 3 Week Trip…and Mojitos!

Posted on: May 31, 2008


This is the 3rd of a 3-part vodcast series done with Mr. Martini ( The first was in celebration of the Kentucky Derby – we made a mint julep and discussed Da Horses. The second took the bourbon from the julep to create an Old Fash …

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Woo-Hoo! Valentine’s

Posted on: February 14, 2008


First and foremost, you gotta check out this website: Quick, Say Something Nice! It’s just too much fun, and the quotes are good for a smile. You can even add your own! My publisher came up with Valentine’s Cards that go with the book—and t …

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Posted in: Holidays


It’s February

Posted on: February 2, 2008


It’s February! The perfect month to start coaxing out your inner Bond Grrl. It’s cold and rainy outside as I write this, and instead of getting cabin fever, I have taken my own advice from Chapter One of fEmpowerment. I’ve started making room in my lif …

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Posted in: Holidays fEmpowerment Book


Happy New Year!!! (The “Cracker Story”)

Posted on: January 2, 2008


Over New Year’s Eve, we have a big bonfire and invite everyone we know to come and throw in lists or representations of things they want out of their life in the new year. Then, after midnight, everyone throws in lists or representations of what they w …

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Posted in: Clearing Out Holidays