Is Perfect Possible? The Myth Called Perfection

Perfection: Taking pains and giving them to others. – Unknown The Myth Called Perfection There was a time when I thought perfection was something to be attained, a must-do. Perfection was a box that had to be checked for everything. I think engineering school had something to do with the belief. I know it hadContinue reading “Is Perfect Possible? The Myth Called Perfection”

Paradise Found: My Fourth of July in the Austrian Alps

“Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with us or we find it not.” -Ralph Waldo Emerson, American Poet, 1803-1882 When I was a girl, I read all the time, and the first book I remember wanting to reread was Johanna Spyri’s HEIDI. If you aren’t familiar withContinue reading “Paradise Found: My Fourth of July in the Austrian Alps”

Find What You Love

You’ve got to find what you love. And that is as true for your work as it is for your lovers. Your work is going to fill a large part of your life, and the only way to be truly satisfied is to do what you believe is great work. And the only way toContinue reading “Find What You Love”

The Publicity Dilemma

Some days I admit to being a “gearhead” (the result of my Mechanical engineering degree). Most days, I love to get my technology fix (again, “gearhead”). For almost a year, I’ve walked around in awe at the sleek and elegant mobile device I’ve carried in my hand to connect to the world– my iPhone. LikeContinue reading “The Publicity Dilemma”