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Wordless Wednesday – Eating My Way Through Miami at Versailles

Whenever I visit Miami, Florida I always have to make a pit stop at my favorite Cuban restaurant Versailles! The food is always fresh and delicious. The world’s most famous 40 year old cuban restaurant is Read more


Kroger Daily Deals: Save an extra $2.50 on Tide Liquid or Powder at Ralph’s & more

I do a lot of commuting during the week and need to find ways to stay within our budget.  Can you related? With the cost of gas rising it’s very important for me and my family to find money-saving tips.   Read more

Happy Chinese New Year!

Happy Chinese New Year!   Today is Chinese New Year, the most important Chinese Holiday where families gather to celebrate the traditional holiday with an annual family dinner with parents handing out red envelopes with money to their children.  I had the opportunity to interview my friend “May” (Not her real name) and get her views on what this tradition means to her and her family. Read more

The Album For The Little Masters of the Little Glass Half Full Facebook Contest

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I’m so excited to share that starting October 4th the “Master of the Glass Half Full” is launching a fun Facebook photo contest asking fans to upload a picture of their child/children holding a glass of milk like the Master of the Glass Half Full.  Read more

A Lesson From The Four Agreements

I’m a notetaker, listmaker and self-proclaimed wiki and periodically review my notes for nuggets I may have missed during a speaking engagement, conference or meeting.  Read more

Happy 21st Birthday Princess!

21 years ago we brought home the most beautiful baby girl in the entire hospital.  The nurses and hospital staff came from all the departments in the hospital to take a look at the most beautiful baby girl!  “Oh! Such beautiful hair!”, Read more

Big Sunday Day of Volunteering

I’m an advocate of volunteering and personally believe that one of the gifts EVERY individual has been given in life is the gift of helping other people in need. Big Sunday Weekend annual charity event on May 15 and May 16 drew about 50,000 volunteers nationwide.
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Wordless Wednesday: A Cup of Tea

Whenever I am in deep thought and need to take a break,  I boil a pot of water and pour it over my favorite loose leaf tea.  I love drinking tea.  It is calming and refreshing.  I read this poem today and thought what a wonderful description of tea for tea lovers.

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Inspirational Quotes

What makes a good quote?  My favorite quotes are the words of honesty.  Words spoken in conversation.  It doesn’t necessarily need to be the most articulate words.  Motivational quotes inspire me.   Read more

Earth Day is Everyday

Today is Earth Day! To many April 22, 2011 is just another day. To people who care about the environment, today marks the day to celebrate the earth and make a commitment to make lifetime changes to change our environmental impact.

Here are 5 simple things you can do to make everyday earth day: Read more

Wordless Wednesday: The Truth Speaks

Everything isn’t always what it seems.  However, one thing remains and that is that all people need to be treated with respect and dignity regardless. Read more

Wordless Wednesday: The Perfect Sunset

I’m speechless at the view of a perfect sunset. Read more

Wordless Wednesday: The Beauty of Balboa Park

Photo by Eva Smith



Photo by Eva Smith



Wordless Wednesday: The Beauty of Architecture

The Getty Museum - Los Angeles, California, print 2011 © Eva Smith



The Getty Museum - Los Angeles, California, print 2011 © Eva Smith

International Womens Day

Today is the 100th celebration of International Women’s Day!  Let’s do our part today to support International Women’s Day by letting all women know that we’re celebrating them and  the power of their influence.

I’m celebrating International Women’s Day the entire month of March 2011
because women need to know that
WE rock!





Women spread the Light

When women organize, we empower the world!

How are you going to support International Women’s Day?