Peeling the 5 Layers of Gratitude

There’s a lot more to gratitude than many people see.  Gratitude is like an onion. Onions have layers. Gratitude has layers. Get it?

The polite outer layer of my gratitude peels easily because everyone close to me deserves a thank you. Thanking close connections works as long as it doesn’t feel like thanking the voice activated […]

A Shout-Out to PMC Riders and Volunteers

Perhaps you’re already familiar with Pan-Mass Challenge riders, volunteers, and their major contributions to cancer research. Thousands of people come from everywhere with different skills and backgrounds to ride and raise money for Dana Farber Cancer Institute and The Jimmy Fund. Some are cancer survivors themselves, some are doctors and nurses who fight cancer alongside […]

By |July 28th, 2015|Giving back, Pan Mass Challenge|0 Comments

The Many Miles and Bigger Hearts of Boston

There is so much I love about Boston. It has been my home for over 20 years, it is where my three kids were born, and where I became a US citizen. Around the world, Boston stands out for its education, technology, and politics. Even if it is not perfect and we could use more […]