Scared of joy & success? I was, too.

By | 2017-06-25T13:27:17+00:00 January 8th, 2014|Blog|

I wasn't sure I wanted to be a mom.  I didn't have anything against children, but I was career driven, selfish, and didn't feel "the tug."  Once my first child was born, and I looked into his brand new, just-arrived-on-the-planet-eyes, I was transformed.  Madly in love.  Nothing else mattered.  Almost 18 years later, I am [...]

Caring for Aging Parents…a $34 billion cost to US companies, $13.4 billion in healthcare costs

By | 2013-03-26T09:43:43+00:00 March 26th, 2013|Blog|

I'm "lucky."  My parents died quickly in their late 50s.  I am not part of the sandwich generation caring simultaneously for young children and aging parents.  There are 64 million of you out there, caring for chronically ill, disabled or aging family members or friends.I cannot begin to imagine how my peers do that, and [...]