Maria’s Reading: Year of Yes

Maria’s Reading: Year of Yes

Shonda Rhimes the writer, producer, TV mogul, who owns Thursday Night, shares life changing lessons that most, even those who are not successful yet unhappy introverts, can find helpful. It all begins with her sister Delores mumbling under her breathe “you never say yes to anything” while preparing Thanksgiving dinner in 2013. Dolores had been listening to Shonda list all the fascinating invitations she had declined lately. The offhanded comment is explosive for Shonda who…

Planning For Transition by Brenda J. Thomas Ph.D.

Planning For Transition by Brenda J. Thomas Ph.D.

We spend our lives planning for the future, sometimes life throws us a curve and we are forced to change the plan. During the early years of our career my husband and I spent our vacations exploring different cities that we felt might be good places for us to make our retirement home. Our goal was to find a place that had a warm climate, preferably a college town with a major league basketball team…