Facebook Challenges: Gratitude

I get it! Smaller causes need to make a bigger splash – both literally and figuratively, but I’m really over all the Facebook gimmicky challenges. Don’t get me wrong, I am all for finding creative ways of raising money for charity, but I simply don’t… Keep Reading »

Merry This, Happy That, & Gratitude

“Happiness is a conscious choice, not an automatic response” – Mildred Barthel
Some of us seem to be naturally positive people who wake with smiles on our faces, I’m not one of them. I have to start my day with a grateful list to positively charge… Keep Reading »

Atoms of Gratitude: My Greatest Production

Some of you wonder why I speak fondly of my ex, or why one should push past all the resentment, and try to find forgiveness in their hearts when a marriage does not work out. This is my reason. No matter how much success either of… Keep Reading »

Atoms of Gratitude: Seafood Risotto

I like to look back over all I have to be grateful for. It keeps me in a positive frame of mind, and inspires me to rise to new challenges when I take stock of all I have achieved. Last year I was honored with… Keep Reading »

Tofu Marsala

Atoms of Gratitude, from March 24, 2012

Atoms of gratitude came easily this week when I actually took some time off to visit Jimmy, and his extraordinary songwriter brother Donnie Demers. It felt weird being in an old skool studio again, but this wasn’t just any studio. I was watching my friend Jimmy… Keep Reading »

Atoms of Gratitude

Some people wake with a smile on their faces, and others not so much. I’m most definitely not a morning person, and naturally sway towards seeing the glass half empty, as opposed to half full. I have to work at rewiring my negative thoughts. Sometimes… Keep Reading »