• Hello Fall, You Came Too Fast!

                Hello fall. But wait, I’m not ready to say goodbye to summer. How did things go so fast? Speaking of summer, I had a good one. Did ...
  • What is the most difficult day of the year for you?

        What is the most difficult day of the year for you? Christmas? Thanksgiving? Anniversary? Birthday? For me, it’s Mother’s Day. Yes, everyone w...
  • What’s in a name.....Kawadler?

                                                What’s in a name.....Kawadler? How do you say it? How do you spell it? Yes, I’ve been hearing these qu...
  • Travels In The Van With Dan and Adorn Reborn

    It has been ages since I’ve written anything beyond thank-you-notes and my last newsletter was in the spring, but the past summer and fall have be...
  • Mother's Day in the Time of Covid

    There is no such thing as a free lunch except when we are discussing these baby birds. 
  • Thank you In The Time Of Covid

                As we enter the first weeks of the year 2021, I find myself reflecting on a variety of things. Last year began with more personal ch...
  • Transition In The Time Of Covid

    Our new friend, the face masks; fabrics and straps, simple, and yet artists worldwide have turned this new accessory into artwork....Where do we put our new friend when not in use or between uses?
  • Storytelling In The Time Of Covid

      Storytelling In The Time Of Covid In the book of human experience, I believe COVID just might get its own chapter. This is a story quite unlike ...
  • Collaboration In The Time Of Covid

                                 For most of the world's population, myself included, the global pandemic has been a singularly unique challenge unlike...
  • A Simple Truth

    I’ve never been in the military. My father fought in the Korean War, was injured,
  • Newsflash: I'm An Extrovert

    I know, I know. Shocking to all of you. I’ve wanted to be Cher my entire life, or Carrol Burnett. Ever nervous being the center of attention? Not me. So when this pandemic descended on our culture and society, and home isolation became a rapid reality, I was a bit nervous.
  • The Year Of The Pivot

    The Year Of The Pivot...  As the end of my first year, post-corporate life nears an end I find it difficult to encapsulate the changes I’ve both seen and felt. I feel so fortunate