Category Archives: Family

Another happy year has passed and a birthday comes and goes – never felt better!

I love birthdays. Lots of friends and cake and health and family. What could be better! And here is our immediate family celebrating with lots of hugs and singing! How blessed I am !  

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Summer Fruit and Forbes Magazine – what do they have in common?

Forbes on line columnist Gay Gaddis ( also my good friend and the Governing Board Chair of The Committee of 200 (C200) – I am vice chair of the Governing Board) wrote a recent article that compared low hanging fruit … Continue reading

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Pears and Rose Apples – delicious exotic fruits from The Little Farm

Its Pear Season! And delightful treats from our farm. We also grow Rose Apples – they taste divine – smell and taste like roses. Making pear jam is easy. It just takes time. Pear Jam or Pear Compote Ingredients: 30 … Continue reading

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Family togetherness – from all over the world

My son and his wife and children are spending time with my nephew and niece and their spouses and children and my sister and brother in law – a very special time. Here the grandchildren of our family from all over … Continue reading

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Sir Nicholas Winton saved children during the Holocaust – this video moved me to tears

A friend facebooked this video and I had to share it. Especially as we celebrate the freedom of summer and family. Sir Nicholas Winton is a humanitarian who organized a rescue operation that saved the lives of 669 Jewish Czechoslovakian … Continue reading

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Holiday weekends in the summer – what could be better!

The Fourth of July Weekend was so much fun with lots of little ones running around, hot weather and huge thanks for the millions of men and women who have given their lives since the inception of the great country … Continue reading

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More great things happening – life is so exciting! How blessed I am to be healthy and loved too – and able to spread the goodness around

My dear friend and social media guru Fay Feeney wrote a great article and gave me a platform to mention some governance views in it. Thank you Fay! Here it is  – do pass it on if there are Board … Continue reading

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Lots of exciting events in the last month – a picture gallery of a few highlights

It has been a very busy and wonderful month – a visit to Israel leading the first delegation of the Committee of 200 Global Women’s CEO’s group who first visited Kuwait hosted by our member there Sara Akbar and then … Continue reading

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Living in the moment

Last week we were driving very slowly through an intersection after the light turned green when a 19 year old kid in a brand new Mercedes ( which his dad bought for him, of course) went straight through the traffic … Continue reading

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Hair loss is so aggravating – curing this would be a huge business opportunity

Losing one’s hair is a malady suffered by men and women alike. But bald men are sexy – bald women are not.  Surely if we can keep humans in space we can solve this problem? It is not just cosmetic … Continue reading

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