My Resolutions for the New Year


I don’t typically come up with New Year’s Resolutions but yesterday as I undecorated our Christmas team, I had a dose of nostalgia followed by a wave of excitement for 2013. So what the heck, I’m throwing caution to the wind and here is my list of resolutions for 2013! 1. To talk more about […]

Looking Ahead With Lauren: Goals For 2012


Happy New Year everyone! 2012 is here. Some think that this is the last year we will ever see. Whether you believe that or not, you should still make this new year count! I am welcoming you to my new weekly column, tentatively titled “Looking Ahead With Lauren”. I will bring you all the things […]

Mindful Moments with Brenda Strausz – New Year’s Reflections


I am truly honored to offer Mindful Moments with Brenda Strausz as a regular feature on Allison Stuart Kaplan’s empowering blog I don’t claim to know all the answers by any stretch of the imagination. I have been a seeker all my life. When I was a little girl my father nicknamed me “Twenty […]

New Years Wisdom, Past And Present!


Here are motivating and stimulating quotes for the new year from famous philosophers, scientists, teachers, writers and poets, all great thinkers and doers! May they encourage and inspire, as we reflect and face the challenges of the coming year. Wishing you joy, peace and love – always love!  Looking ahead to a bright New Year! […]