“Dear Me” from Seniors

"A letter full of cheer is coming from a loved one." It was International Women's Day this past Sunday. As part of the celebration, people posted "Dear Me" videos on Youtube sharing the advice they would give to their younger selves. A tech-savvy retirement home in Seattle discovered #DearMe on Twitter and decided to join in on the fun. They uploaded encouraging videos to spread cheer to young women. Eighty-eight-year old Arleen Nelson said, "I would tell you not ever to get trapped into a … [Read more...]

I’ve Been Wearing the Wrong Clothes All my Life!

"A good friend shields you from the storm." - Chinese proverb Thank goodness for friends. So apparently, I've been dressing in the wrong size for decades. This is what happens when you don't have any sisters...and you demonstrate a penchant for wearing free T-shirts and loose jeans in your high school years. Anyway, I needed to spruce up my wardrobe for an interview on a local cable channel show, so I asked my friends for advice. I experienced several days of clothing hurricanes; a storm of … [Read more...]