What Is your Today Show Platform?

  About a year ago, I wrote on a Post-it note: “What is my Today show platform?” In addition to possibly manifesting a future appearance next to Matt Lauer, my Post-it mantra had a lot to do with the bigger questions of why I do what I do. In my blog post “The...

The Stability of Mom

While volunteering at my daughter’s preschool, I was talking with a group of kids over the play dough table about what was going to happen to the leaves on the tree outside the window.   “They are going to turn red!” one yelled. “And pink!” another added. “And...

Sometimes You Have To Leap

I grew up in a tiny town in the Sierra Nevada mountains.   The kinda town where you know all your neighbors and all your friends’ parents know your parents. And where going for a swim in the still-freezing river marked the start of spring. At one favorite...