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Big Transitions: My Top 5 Tips

(A Big Change) A few months ago, the adult decision was made to sell our home. Brian (former husband, confidante + co-parent) and I made this decision together. At the forefront of our decision making was: what would be best for our family, and especially for our 12 year old daughter, Arizona. Here’s a fact: […]

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2018 : Surrender

(Playa del Carmen : getaway with my girl) Certainly, the New Year 2018 is well under way. After a 3 week break from school, Arizona finally returns tomorrow. We’ve been on a few trips during this hiatus, a mix between work and play. Oh: and let’s not forget about my unexpected bout of shingles (SHINGLES?) […]

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Planning for Special Needs Families

(Speaking at Bernstein Global Wealth Management Firm in Century City, CA : Planning for Special Needs Families) Last week, I had the honor to speak as a panelist on : Planning for Special Needs Families at Alliance Bernstein’s Los Angeles office. I joined Jim Huyck, Consultant and Advocate, Karen Park, Principal at Bernstein and Andrea Ross, […]

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2017

(Happy New Year from me and my girl!) I love a fresh start – especially when it’s a new year full of exciting possibilities, fun adventures, deeper friendships, purposeful work with beautiful clients, stimulating projects, quality family time and so much more. In helping my clients get ready for a new year, we take a […]

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Being Flexible

(Like daughter, like mother) One of Arizona’s biggest challenges in life has been her inability to be flexible when plans change or she doesn’t get to do her own idea. She practices “being flexible” in her social skills group and worked on it daily when she was a student at Cheerful Helpers. What I recently […]

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My Therapy : Girlfriends

(Girlfriend Power!) There’s a quote that has been following me around social media the past few days : “A Candle Loses Nothing by Lighting Another Candle.” It immediately brings a smile to my face because it reminds me of the powerfully inspirational relationships I have with each and every one of my dearest girlfriends. It […]

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