Polk Life Spotlights Kindermusik

Polk Life Spotlights Kindermusik

Jun 6, 2016

Did you see the beautiful families?  Polk Life magazine  (a Lakeland Ledger affiliation) featured our little Kindermusik program in their most recent magazine, Wed. May 25.    I LOVE the subtitle “Kindermusik provides Nurturing Notes”.     Cool!  They GET IT ! Music Connections’ ‘Kindermusik’ program introduces music to...

I Choose LOVE – Accepting the Challenge

I Choose LOVE – Accepting the Challenge

Feb 12, 2015

I Choose LOVE !   So many urgent things take us away from so many important things.   It’s time to Stop for a moment and make a choice Those who have owned a business know it is more than a full time job, often more like 24/7 on call.   I can be the most demanding boss… but I can also be the “employee” who sometimes microfocuses on...

Celebrating Peace Day – Today, Each Day, and for a Lifetime

Celebrating Peace Day – Today, Each Day, and for a Lifetime

Sep 21, 2014

PAUSE… Think PEACE. Today is International Peace Day.  Hmmm… wouldn’t it be really awesome if there was a “cease hostilities” law that everyone respected on Peace Day.  Our world really needs that these days.  Our world really needs every day to be Peace Day.  But we don’t really need laws, or assigned days to know that...

A Peace Corner for MOM

A Peace Corner for MOM

May 13, 2012

My first glimpse of a Peace Corner for a mother was a room that was not much bigger than a closet, but it had a seat and a window, and struck me as the most marvelous place to retreat to.  My good friend from college was in her first year of motherhood.  Like all diligent mothers, she struggled with these new responsibilities, searching for advice and guidance...

Mini-Moments of Peace are a Piece of the Puzzle

Mini-Moments of Peace are a Piece of the Puzzle

Apr 19, 2012

I did it !  Today, I calmly persisted in the path I knew to be right, when the chaos of a teenager was swirling around me, trying to steer me off course.   Today, I LOVED HARDER when push came to shove (not literally), and LET GO of what wasn’t the most important issue (in this case, I did the dishes, even though he should have.  And we both went off to...

Sing Peace Around the World

Sing Peace Around the World

Sep 27, 2009

My 5 year old daughter has been singing a beautiful song about peace that she learned at school (Lakeland Montessori).  From the teacher’s weekly email, I followed a link to find all the words, and found a lot more than that.  This song travelled the world in 24 hours – on the International Day of Peace – Sept. 21, 2009. Sing Peace Around...