Jambalaya is a Louisiana Creole dish of Spanish and French influence.  It is not only a fun word to say but is delicious too.  Most […]

My father was a banker on Wall Street so my brother and I were taught to save our money in order to invest in our […]

H is for Human

On April 29th, 2015, posted in: Blog by | 2 Comments

We live in a world where people who make mistakes are usually frowned upon.  However some of the greatest inventions were created because someone did […]

G is for Gift

On April 22nd, 2015, posted in: Blog by |

Everyone I know says they are busy.  They are busy with work, kids, volunteering, and other activities.  Most are very stressed out and have problems […]

F is for Fear or is it for Fail?

On April 15th, 2015, posted in: Blog by |

Eleanor Roosevelt once said “You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face… You […]

Recently my alma mater changed the name of their Alumni Relations department to Alumni Engagement, which supposedly other universities are doing as well.  I thought […]

When I think of the word “dare” the first thought that comes to my mind is the childhood game, Truth or Dare.   In that game, […]

C is for Confidence

On March 25th, 2015, posted in: Blog by |

Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary’s definition of confidence is “a feeling or belief that you can do something well or succeed at something” or “the feeling of being […]

B is for Brag

On March 18th, 2015, posted in: Blog by |

When I was growing up my mother always said to me “don’t brag”.  She still to this day feels the same way to the point […]

A is for Awareness

On March 11th, 2015, posted in: Blog by |

When was the last time you were really aware of your surroundings?  Were you traveling to a new place?  A restaurant you always wanted to […]