Tuesday, September 9, 2008


Did you know children laugh about 5000 times per DAY?

Guess how many times you laughed so far today?  Probably much, much less than that!

THE CURE? In the YouTube search above, type in: Elevator Psychology.

Then go ahead, laugh!

Saturday, September 6, 2008


"I love the smell of freshly sharpened pencils in the Fall," Tom Hanks said to Meg Ryan in You've Got Mail.  (If you haven't seen the movie, watch it–you'll enjoy it!) Fall is also a wonderful time to visit New York City, too. But it's not Fall yet is it! Just because the calendar shows September, we can't abandon Summer yet!

Well, the last vestiges of summer remain, but let's not let a moment pass without enjoying it! Soon will come the effects of cooler temperatures: autumn-shades of burnt orange, magnificent reds...

Three months to Christmas?!

Four months to 2009?!

Yikes, time flies! Or tempus fugit, as the Romans said.

"Tempus grabbit" isn't a real latin phrase, but the sentiment is nonetheless valid: Seize the moment, one moment at a time, and practice the habit of appreciation every moment you can....