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Sparkly Women Power!

What a great Workshop Day! We held a Sparkle On! Women's Workshop Day on June 29, 2017 at the Minnesota Arboretum, and it was a great success. It was a success due to multitude of women attending and sharing of themselves. I have always believed that when women come together, magic happens. It is something that brings a wonderful, sacred feeling, yet is very hard to describe. Where there is the spirit of women gathering, power is felt. I truly felt blessed to be a part of a larger group of women that came together to learn, share and laugh together. Our day was filled with informative speakers offering information and perspectives about topics impacting women as they age. Topics included gra

Lights, Camera, Action!

I have honestly enjoyed seeing the success of my book Sparkle has been such a joy to see something I am so passionate about, catch on for others. Part of the 'catching on' comes from being able to have publicity, and I was fortunate enough to have news anchor, Pat Evans of KARE 11, interview me and promote the book along with the June 29 Women's Workshop day at the Arboretum in Minnesota, on his afternoon news show. Something to know about me is I would rather have pink eye than promote myself, thus, my greatest appreciation to Pat Evans for allowing me to feel comfortable doing some promotion! I also want to give a shout out to my 'Sparkle Squad' member (and daughter), Lindsey, for

A Sparkly Idea...

I had an idea to use sparklers in a way that would be fun and link to my book title: Sparkle On. I decided to order 200 sparklers and hand them out to as many women as I can. My message to them is to light the sparkler, write down what makes them sparkle and use the hashtag: #WhatMakeMeSparkle. My hope is to get as many photos as I can using this hashtag and to put together a montage of photos. My interest and desire in doing this is to show how women can have fun AND that we all sparkle! Please join me in this adventure. Who knows, we may end up with women all over the world showing us what makes them Sparkle!



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