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Be Kind to Your Mind
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May is Mental Health Awareness Month. Thankfully, we have numerous resources to empower us to care for our own mental health and well-being.

My Mummy
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Sunday, May 8th, is Mother’s Day. I hope this “ode” to my mother will inspire you to consider the “mothers” in your own lives.

Female Fingerprints: May 2022
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For women to truly make their mark on the world requires a multidimensional mindset to life. Meet Michele Mitschiener – the epitome of a multidimensional, global leader.

Spring Cleansing
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We all think of Spring as a time for “cleaning”. But I like to think of it as a time for “cleansing”. A refreshing re-start to welcome the new season.

Exploring Marrakech
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Exploration should present a sense of the surreal. I certainly experienced moments of marvel and awe during my week in Marrakech.

The Pursuit of Exploration
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As I prepared for an excursion to Morocco, I felt a sense of exploration. Discovery comes when we pursue exploration. You needn’t book a flight to become an explorer!

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Easter: A Message of Hope
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In our ceaseless pursuit of life, it is worth pausing to reflect on what Easter truly means. A message of real hope.

Learn to Love Aubergine Again
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How’s your relationship with the aubergine (“eggplant”)? Each of us likely has had a love/hate relationship with the aubergine over time. But there is much more to this versatile vegetable…

Female Role Models
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What a treat to attend the “10×6 Women: Leaders’ Role Models” seminar earlier this week. The packed audience heard an amazing group of female leaders – true role models.

My 2021 in Review
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Taking a quiet “walk” through the past year allows me to pinpoint where I’ve been clever or careless, confident or cautious. Self-reflection illuminates our strengths and weaknesses.

Why I Give
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Tuesday, November 30th is “Giving Tuesday”, a worldwide celebration of generosity. To give is the true essence of hospitality. So, I wanted to share about why and how I give.

Michelin Star in the Kitchen
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It is a distinct pleasure to have eaten in many Michelin starred restaurants over the years. An even greater distinction is that I have probably been allowed entry into more Michelin starred kitchens than most normal dining guests.

Some of My Faves
Roma: Where the Stars Shine
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On my recent excursion to Rome, I had the enviable pleasure to visit some of its best restaurants. I came away convinced that Italian cuisine is what really illuminates this amazing city. Roma is indeed where the stars shine, Michelin or not.

Autumn Mussels
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Summer is over, the trees are in their splendor and the autumn chill is upon us. And that means it’s time for mussels.

Crazy for Cappuccino
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The cappuccino is an iconic drink and my favorite coffee whether morning, afternoon or evening. I am crazy for cappuccinos not only because it is a treat to the eyes, but it conjures up a unique sense of well-being. There is something about the clever combination of froth and espresso, brewed just right, that makes me go wild.

My Favorite Fragrance
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Every woman should have a wardrobe of fragrances. It seems almost obligatory that the fragrances we wear reflect both the occasion and our emotions.

A Dozen Awesome Oysters
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I’ve been privileged to have enjoyed oysters from around the world, which I thought I would share with other oyster lovers. Here are some of my favorites.

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