2017: A Year of Difficult Change

At the beginning of 2017, the word I chose to guide my year was Peace. By the end of 2017, all I could do was laugh, and at times cry because peace felt elusive all year. To say 2017 was challenging, personally and professionally, is an understatement. Instead of peace, it was a year of change. The word change held negative connotations for…

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Inspiration, Wine Tasting

Stop Playing It Safe

A couple in their mid-30’s walked into the winery one day to do a tasting. The man, who I’ll refer to as Guy, strode up to the bar with the woman, who I’ll refer to as Bibi, on his arm. He immediately asked me, before I even had a chance to say anything, if we had Italian-style wine. I replied…

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