It is the most unlikely of pairings! A social media correspondent expecting to just snap a few photos at an ESPY gift suite and a professional woman’s wrestler. But, somehow we bonded over a few laughs, high fives and realizing that life is good after your 30’s (and for me a bit beyond that.) Lisa Marie Varon is a class act. I instantly thought she was fun, funny and truly engaging.
Two years ago my hubby was offered an opportunity to move to California. He asked me if I was ready to make the leap from being an East (Right) Coaster to a Left Coaster – I didn’t hesitate long enough to even blink and before I knew it we were sorting and packing 17 years worth of “stuff” (most of it useless, I must add). That was nearly two years ago and we haven’t looked back.
When I landed at Los Angeles airport (LAX) hubby greeted me and said words that to this day make me smile – “Welcome home”. Now before you think this is a naive love-fest for California, note we had longed to be residents of California for quite some time. Many family vacations were spent in some of our favorite places such as Laguna, Coronado and San Juan Capistrano. So, when opportunity knocked I bought another bathing suit, checked out places to move that would have walkability, safe neighborhoods with a view and started to pack! (The makers of Rubbermaid pack and stack tubs thank me to this day!)
411VOICES media expert and educator, Louise Sattler, shares her year long journey since being diagnosed with Thyroid Cancer.
Today as I am writing this post it is a hot (95 degrees) and humid (90%) day in the greater Washington D.C. area. Don’t make any mistake in thinking that this is a “dry heat”. So, I am especially grateful to Willis Haviland Carrier, who purportedly invented the air conditioner. This little piece of trivia is…
How one little word- RUN- can mean so very much. Join the discussion. And Louise Sattler points out that her pick for American Idol winner- James Durbin is still in the competition… Run with that!
WELCOME! Hello everyone and thank you for joining me on my new BLOG, well actually VLOG! Why is that? Because, I tend to video blog much of what I want to convey for my friends who are anxious to learn, practice or communicate with American Sign Language! Like many people, I don’t just wear one…