From my Bookshelf, Uncategorized

I want to be like Anna Quindlen

I recently read Anna Quindlen’s new memoir, “Lots of Cake and Plenty of Candles.” I didn’t get past the first paragraph in the introduction titled “Life in the Fifties” before I stopped reading to think about one of the first things she wrote. “It’s odd when I think of the arc of my life, from… Continue reading I want to be like Anna Quindlen

Change, Personal, Uncategorized

Stress? Me? Never.

I joined a new gym a few days after Christmas because I needed a workout makeover. The gym offered workout sessions with personal trainers to lure new members. Eager to rock my resolutions, I signed up for the personal training sessions before the New Year even arrived. With pen and paper, my trainer, Irene, asked… Continue reading Stress? Me? Never.