Archive for June 2011

Missing My Dad on Father's Day

All week, I’ve been bombarded by emails, tweets and other reminders: “Remember Dad on Father’s Day!”  I’ve been dreading today– my first Father’s Day without my Dad around. I know that my mom and my siblings are feeling the sting too. When I close my eyes, I can still feel the warmth of his hand... Read more »

Keith St. Onge, Barefooting Across America

If you’ve ever wanted to learn how to water ski on your bare feet, this is the summer to do it!Two-time World Barefoot Champion, Keith St. Onge is doing a “Barefooting Across America” tour with clinics in many cities.  Keith and his fiance, Lauren Lindeman, have been on the road since May.  They are sharing... Read more »

Eva Longoria, Marlee Matlin, Felicity Huffman and Ken Paves at GLAD

The House of Blues in LA was rocking on Sunday night for a fundraising benefit for the Greater Los Angeles Agency on Deafness. It was a star-studded event with Eva Longoria and Felicity Huffman from Desperate Housewives, celebrity hairstylist, Ken Paves, Celebrity Apprentice finalist, Marlee Matlin, Kim Kardashian, and the cast from ABC Family’s Switched... Read more »

Mina Shah, Top Trainer for Anthony Robbins

I met Mina Shah at a Send Out Cards gathering a few weeks ago and learned that she is one of the top trainers with the Anthony Robbins Company.  A little voice inside of me wanted to learn more about this gal– how did she end up working for Tony Robbins? Mina’s journey with Tony... Read more »

Stephen Hopson, Obstacles Are Just Illusions

Shortly after leaving a lucrative career as a Wall Street stockbroker, Stephen Hopson found himself in a coffee shop day after day, writing a series of stories about his life in a notebook.  He submitted one of the stories to Chicken Soup for the Soul and to his surprise, his story was published. He submitted... Read more »