Pearl of the Post: Carry the Love Being a Northeastern born and raised chick, I can count on one hand plus a finger how many times I’ve been skiing. It just wasn't my family's thing, it was a Cohen family thing.;) It's not for want of trying, I’ve tried. I’ve taken lessons, done the bunny slopes, geared up on the latest in ski fashion and even went so far as take private lessons in the adults only part of Deer Valley, Utah. Me and the mountain. Love mountains, hate skiing. Lo
Pearl of the Post: Finding Home The choices we make for our kids can take them in so many directions. Ultimately, we want to set them on a road where they truly find themselves and develop self love, appreciation, respect and resiliency. I haven't always given him the best directions and we've taken many wrong turns. We help them course correct, try new paths and remember their way home. There's no one size fits all path. Each person's journey in life, business, love, and cam
Pearl of the Post: Old College Try Spring fever is raging and kids are all but checked out this time of year. My son is finishing his first year of Middle School and we're prepping for finals for the first time. He was home sick last week when they reviewed everything. Trying to motivate a sick kid into doing work is just so much fun.
He was sick, stressed and overwhelmed. He just wanted to rest and play video games and was really mad that studying cut into his Fortnight mo
Pearl of the Post: America's Favorite PastTime Football is calling lots of attention these days as the ball of freedom is in play. There's much to explore around the taking a knee during the national anthem controversy. I'm not gonna go there here cuz something else came up for me. That of great rivalries and the confidence in winning. In early September, my family took a trip to Texas to go see the University of Michigan v. Florida Gators football game. Our cousins who had m
Pearl of the Film: Love Expands Dreamworks new animated film "Boss Baby" brilliantly exemplifies what happens when baby number two comes rolling into town and the pearl of love being unlimited is tested. I begged to undertake the role as a big sister since I could talk. My sister was a godsend. I watched my parents take care of her ever so gently. I was happy to share my parents with her - most of the time;). At twenty months old, it was important to ease my son into becoming