Tuesday, January 3, 2017

A Little Piece of World Peace…

July 28, 2013 by  
Filed under Life, Monday Musings, Politics

The experiences of this past week have brought in to sharp focus the importance of an ongoing dialog in international relations. From the building of friendships and networks at Lehigh University’s Global Village to the ongoing success of an entrepreneurial venture in Afghanistan, I am reminded that each one of us can and should contribute to a more peaceful planet.

What Price…

June 10, 2013 by  
Filed under Monday Musings, News, Politics

“Life is full of trade-offs. Based on our own value system, we’ll accept a little of “this” so we can have some of “that”. I wonder what Edward Snowden was willing to trade when he divulged the inside workings of the US NSA surveillance set-up. He has certainly raised the bar on the issue of “what price will we pay” and “what will we trade”…

Monday Musings: An Image Of A Former Self

August 22, 2011 by  
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My theory about getting older is; we may intellectually be able to look in the mirror and accept what we see…signs of middle age and all. But somewhere in the recesses of our mind lives the younger version of us, the persona we’ve created of who we think we were back then. Photos from our […]

Monday Musings: Summer Vacation…Timing Is Everything

August 8, 2011 by  
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After some well placed and well timed hints from me, my husband agreed to take a week off so we could have a “summer getaway”. Nothing fancy, a rented place a block from the water off the Chesapeake Bay. The plan was to sleep, eat, and read. In exchange for his willingness to go away […]