Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
I'm fortunate to live a life that's been filled with love and
The things that matter most to me are summarized concisely by this
quote that is often attributed to Ralph Waldo Emerson ...
"To laugh often and much;
to win the respect of intelligent people and the affection of
to earn the appreciation of honest critics and endure the betrayal
of false friends;
to appreciate beauty;
to find the best in others;
to leave the world a bit better, whether by a healthy child, a
garden patch or a redeemed social condition;
to know even one life has breathed easier because you have
This is to have succeeded."
What I’m doing with my life
Don’t overthink this one; tell us what you’re doing day-to-day.
Happily raising my three young children as a single parent after my
late husband died of stomach cancer just after he turned 50 two
years ago. Experiencing the death of my spouse at a relatively
young age has allowed me to learn so much about life and
Looking for opportunities to enrich the lives of people around me.
I like quotes (see above), and another favorite at the moment is
the following from Henri Frédéric Amiel ...
"Life is short, and we do not have much time to gladden the hearts
of those who travel with us, so be quick to love and make haste to
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
Listening and communicating. I love having meaningful, engaging
conversations with friends and family.
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
The things that matter most to me and how I can make them part of
my day-to-day experience...
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