Slowing Down

  With summer just around the corner, I imagine that many of us are excited to slow down. We want to enjoy every moment of the next three months, not missing a beat. Yet before we know it, the leaves will change, the air will cool, and we'll be baking pumpkin pies. I love fall … Continue reading Slowing Down

The Importance of Travel

About a month ago, I was on a bus going down Second Avenue. I was standing in front of two young women, who were regaling their recent online dating stories to one another. One was telling her friend that the guy she was interested in had a profile that included the fact that he loved to … Continue reading The Importance of Travel

Reframing “Work/Life ____” to Reduce Stress

Work/Life _____ Many say that work/life balance is an unachievable aspiration. Some believe it should be reframed to work/life integration. Others believe that work and life should be completely separate. Depending on the week, or even day, I fall into one of the three. To me, constantly pursuing work/life balance, integration, or separation, is unnecessary and can … Continue reading Reframing “Work/Life ____” to Reduce Stress