“The secret of change is to focus all of your energy, not on fighting the old, but on building the new.” - Socrates
Change. Some of us embrace it while others fear it. Change comes easily for some but for others, it’s a slow and painful process. Generally speaking, kids do better with change. More importantly, kids want to and believe they can change the world.FULL ENTRY
I have sat down for the past several months trying to write this letter to you both but have not been able to find the words. I wrote Open Letter to My Son with relative ease so I have been perplexed as to why I have had such a hard time writing to you.
Last week when I wrote about the importance of teaching our children about traditions and family, I failed to also touch upon something that I didn’t even realize was about to effect my own life and so soon.FULL ENTRY
There are a lot of reasons why I love Boston. And while obviously winning the World Series the other night is certainly near the top of that list, I'm reminded of so many amazing moments and places growing up in this amazing city. As a north shore kid, geographically speaking, I thought that just after Quincy was the Bourne Bridge and the Cape. Little did I know.
I did eventually expand my horizons and ventured far beyond Quincy but I still hold Boston close to my heart and it's still my most favorite place in the world. And as I polled my friends and family as to their favorites, I was amazed at the response. Here is a sampling: