To be an effective friend and leader, you must be trustworthy. If you are not trustworthy, your personal life as well as your business life will suffer. Personal credibility comes down to one thing: It's not about who you are or what you say. It's...

Today I met someone with an interesting story, and one that is all too common. This woman's features are perfect. Her nose is the perfect shape, her chin and jawline are stellar, and she has not one wrinkle. As we were talking, she told me...

If you have some good people in your life, count them among your assorted blessings. Show them or tell them from time to time that you appreciate them. Nasty people are a dime-a-dozen. Truly good people are a bit less common. Today I salute all...

I couldn't resist this tank top after seeing it in a street fair this past weekend. It is apropos to my belief that, no matter how you are feeling, you must not fall into a state of self-loathing. Our outside and our inside are connected....

So many beautiful, historic buildings are being torn down and replaced by generic looking structures. I am all for progress, but I do cherish the homes that have some character and charm and are still standing strong. One of those structures is the Dakota. It...

Have you ever seen a butterfly crawl back into its cocoon and become a caterpillar? Don't go backwards. Like a butterfly evolving, we must love each stage of life we pass through...

It was so wonderful meeting Douglas Denoff, co-producer of "Fiddler on the Roof" and a super-witty and entertaining guy! For all of you who have seen other productions of this show in the past, who have seen all the movies, etc...

I admit that I am very choosy when it comes to the people I allow into my inner circle. There are many categories of friendships, but the ones I treasure the most are the friends who are supportive and caring, the ones whose words are...

Today I heard about Garry Marshall passing away. He was in his 80's, and even though it seems too young to die, he lived a full and successful life. On the contrary, I JUST heard about my cousin's stepson, 23 years old, with his whole...