…Start from the Bottom

This is not a drill! I repeat this is not a drill! It’s Monday, but we’ve got this. I think… Before we do anything else, let’s take a deep breath (inhale…and exhale). Now grab that coffee/tea/smoothie with a side of determination and perseverance and get to it.

…say thank you

It’s Common Courtesy Day, so let me first start by saying, thank you for being here today.   It may seem like a small thing to say thank you, but it’s amazing how big of a difference those small things — please, thank you, keeping to the right when you stand on an escalator, not…

…have a good laugh

It’s time we had a serious talk about a serious subject, crusaders — laughing. I know it may seem frivolous given the serious things happening around the world, but I would warrant that’s why we could all use a bit of laughter now more than ever. As the saying goes, laughter makes the best medicine….

…Imagine That

It’s been over 50 years since Mary Poppins first stepped onto the silver screen, and this long overdue sequel isn’t a moment too soon. Mary Poppins has a habit of showing up at just the right moment and this latest incarnation is no exception.

…Go Head-to-Head

It’s just five more sleeps till Christmas. As we all finish our shopping and set out for our holiday destinations a storm is brewing. Not the inevitable discussion of politics, but a family fight of a much more epic nature — the holiday movie.

…look for the good

On this, the first post-Golden Globe Flick Friday, a time I might traditionally talk about those forgotten by this year’s nominations, I find myself reflecting on a certain kind of optimism. Not the blind, everything will turn our alright kind, but the kind that always looks for the best in people. Let’s call it the Mary…