Love in the time of Alzheimer’s

   I see them almost everyday in my building. We ride the elevator together and I always notice the kindness in her eyes. More often than not, she has a far away look that tells you she's physically there, but her mind is elsewhere. Sometimes she gives me a smile. I don't know if she'll…

Channeling Elsa and Letting go

There's nothing that a full day's rest, a good night's sleep, and the healing love of friends cannot cure. Today it's back to work for me and I'm keeping this song and this scene in my heart, and in my head. The first time I saw this with my children I was so in awe…

Stress and Breast cancer, yes there is a connection

It’s been a tough month, with one friend after another being diagnosed with breast cancer. Most of the women are my age. Two out of five have a strong history of cancer, the other three do not. One is a vegetarian and a yogi. Just last week, I had my own concerns about breasts and…