5 Questions With: Debbie Zipp
What happens when you combine "girl power" with "boomer power?" Debbie Zipp has coined a new phrase that she and her partners at In the Trenches Productions hope will become the new catch phrase: "Women over 40 Power!"
As I got up to leave, she said: “I wish we had known each other when we were younger. I think we would have been the best of friends.“ Her name is Hazel Brooks and she is 80 years old. We sat next to each other on my recent flight from Grand Junction, Colorado to Dallas. I had been up since 2:00 am and had planned to sleep, but she and I ended up talking the whole 3 hours. She told me she...
When my husband and I married we lived in a duplex in a nice little town.
We met some nice neighbors and settled in to a nice friendly relationship with a family on the next street. They had six children ranging from preteen to a toddler in diapers named Teresa.
We watched her grow and soon we were expecting our own baby. She would come over and help me get ready for the new baby.Her life...
The last twenty-four hours of my life illustrate why I think women are so amazing. What happened to me happens to women everywhere, every day, and each morning we wake up and do it all over again. My life is no different from any of us; I'm just documenting it, as Eleanor Roosevelt did six days a week for twenty-seven years in her newspaper column, "My Day."...
4 Factors to Guide Unmotivated Students to Finish Semester Strong
4 Factors to Guide Unmotivated Students toward Finishing the Semester StrongBy Dwight Bain, Nationally Certified Counselor & Certified Life CoachHave you ever wondered why so many students get close to the ‘finish line’ of a semester or even graduation and then fail to finish? Parents, teachers, guidance counselors and tutors can be cheering for a student to push forward to finish strong and...
Social Coordinator Wannabe
I sometimes wonder why I’m not asked to plan social functions at the company I work for. I realize I wasn’t hired as the social coordinator, but I do have some talent in that area and somebody has to do these things, right? I believe I’m probably not asked because my past has caught up with me and my current management has heard about the event I was in charge of planning at the Officer’s...
you depressed? Well, you might as well get over it on your own because
Bird Lady Flies To Heaven
Ann Young was a gift to all winged creatures. Her healing hand saved the lives of thousands of wild birds. Her unexpected death has left a huge void. This is a video tribute in Ann's memory.
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Celebration of Mother's Day
None of us could be here without one; they come in all shapes, sizes and colors. Some are funny, some are sweet; some are older, and some have just received their titles. We're talking about moms.