Covid Recovery: COVID19; Varients, Trauma Effects, and Recovery

Here’s an article about highly sensitive people, surviving the pandemic, and a little bit about my relationship with my grandmother.

Mental Health: Everyone Makes Mistakes, Anxiety and ADHD

Remember the song from Sesame Street? (you may want to ask a parent if you are under 40) “Everyone makes mistakes oh yes, they do….. Your sister and your brother and your dad and mother too… big people small people matter of fact, ALL People…” well, you get the idea. We all have a tendencyContinue reading “Mental Health: Everyone Makes Mistakes, Anxiety and ADHD”

Leadership: Using Empathy ‘I Hear You Saying You Are Frustrated’

So anyone who lives in the US (or really, in the world) knows that there has been a recent election in the US. It was, or is, a very tight race, with lots of people voting for the candidates whom they feel best represent their interests, their level of comfort, and numerous other reasons thatContinue reading “Leadership: Using Empathy ‘I Hear You Saying You Are Frustrated’”

Phase 2, Coronavirus: Hitting our Stride and Moving Forward

We heard this spring that there may be a second wave of Coronavirus as people started to re-emerge from their homes. Texas, which is a state with soooo many people, seems to be experiencing that at the moment. There are a lot of debates and different opinions about why the numbers have gone up soContinue reading “Phase 2, Coronavirus: Hitting our Stride and Moving Forward”

Let’s Play ‘Family!’ I’ll be the Aunt: Leading Through Play and a Look at Generational Differences

Have you ever watched a group of children play together, as they organize themselves while they determine what to play and who plays what role? I’m pretty fascinated by group dynamics, and love to watch groups of people; adult, children, and in between; interact and make decisions. We played a lot of kickball when IContinue reading “Let’s Play ‘Family!’ I’ll be the Aunt: Leading Through Play and a Look at Generational Differences”