Communication Lessons

“My belief is that communication is the best way to create strong relationships.” ~ Jada Pinkett Smith “If you celebrate your differentness, the world will, too. It believes exactly what you tell it–through the words you use to describe yourself, the actions you take to care for yourself, and the choices you make to expressContinue reading “Communication Lessons”

Subtle Feminism in Classic Movies

I have had the love of reading since 7th grade.  I would spend hours after school just reading and seeing myself in the stories I read. I read many different genres. I do not limit myself. As a Life Coach I have read many books from Wayne Dyer, Deepak Chopra, and Marianne Williamson. Actresses discussedContinue reading “Subtle Feminism in Classic Movies”

What Does Love Really Mean?

“Self-love is the source of all our other loves.” ~ Pierre Corneille  Valentine’s Day is now celebrated as a day for romantic lovers. But I’ve been thinking about love a great deal recently. In fact, my sister, niece and I discussed this at great length in my most recent podcast episode: “Bridgerton and Beyond” whichContinue reading “What Does Love Really Mean?”

The Future is Female

“And though she may be broken, she is not defeated. She will rise unfettered, unbeaten, unimpeded.” ~ Sara Furlong Burr, When Time Stands Still After I wrote last week’s post, I realized I have a lot more to say about movies and the impact they have on our intellectual and emotional lives. When Barry andContinue reading “The Future is Female”

Now Voyager – A Relevant Classic

“Because one is content with oneself, one doesn’t need other’s approval. Because one accepts oneself, the whole world accepts him or her.” ~ Lao Tzu “Dr. Jacquith says that tyranny is sometimes expression of the maternal instinct. If that’s a mother’s love, I want no part of it.” ~ Charlotte Vale in Now Voyager OneContinue reading “Now Voyager – A Relevant Classic”