2017 Three Words Prelude

Each year I share three words that indicate the path I’m taking. Last year I chose Rise, Secure, Link.  Looking back, I have done those things.  I continue to rise in my path to provide value to those who want it.  I’m secure in who I am.  And I’m a connector, I work hard it.Continue Reading

Obidos, Portugal

Oh-bee-dush is how it’s pronounced.   It’s a walled city in the countryside of Portugal.  It’s name probably came from the Latin oppidum which means city or citadel.  There are about 14,000 residents in this small town and the citadel sits atop the area.  It was built originally as an early Roman settlement and hasContinue Reading

10 Days in Europe with a carry on suitcase

I told my friend she was nuts to think I was going away for ten days with only a carry on bag. And a small duffle. That’s it.  That was the challenge Keri gave me.  Then Becky said I could do it, and should do it.  Why did I need to lug around all thatContinue Reading