You know what is always in your control? You can always slow down, take a breath, and recalibrate. While the pace of life around you speeds up, stopping to relax, take stock, and breathe can have a revolutionary impact on your day, your week, and even your whole life.
Slowing Down covers living with purpose, food excursions, holidays, taking classes, calligraphy, writing thank yous, and connecting with others, thoughtfully, attentively, and intentionally.
There's nothing like getting out of town over a holiday weekend. We just returned from spending time in the Catskill mountains in upstate...Read This Post
For the third year in a row, we decided to take our beach vacation post-Labor Day. Why? Because generally when you zig as everyone else...Read This Post
I hope your Summer -- which always seems to go too fast -- was wonderful! Color, so much sunshine and good fresh food marked this season in...Read This Post
You may know July 4th as Independence Day, but did you also know that July 4, 1862 is known to many as Alice in Wonderland Day? It is the...Read This Post
If PR had its own holiday, Valentine's Day would be a top contender. Why? Because public relations, when done well, is about spreading the...Read This Post
I simply want to share some of my summer sweetness below. And I'm eager to move into the...Read This Post
I took two days off from work recently during the middle of the week. One of my days was spent in the Berkshires, and I wrote about that...Read This Post
Sometimes I look at my work schedule and think I really really need a break, to see girlfriends and laugh and see some culture outside of my...Read This Post
I have been a fan of the Kinfolk Magazine for awhile now. I look at it for personal inspiration on cooking and gatherings, and often try to...Read This Post
My mother taught me the fine art of writing thank-you notes at a very young age. To this day I try my very best to put pen to paper, closing...Read This Post
April is a busy month: Easter, Passover, Earth Day, and spring break. It might seem over-the-top, but I started dyeing Easter eggs again...Read This Post
I'm really not a crafter. I'm a PR and marketing professional with a personal mission to get more creative in 2014 for reasons that I'm only...Read This Post