Honoring the ‘Trail Lady’

Honoring the ‘Trail Lady’

I went hiking with my daughter Molly the day after Thanksgiving on the Beau Bridges Trail, my favorite of the 22 miles of trails in the Mount Tom State Reservation. I hike it often with my dog Lipton because we both enjoy Cascade Brook, which runs alongside the worn, winding path. I love the views of the water and enjoy crossing the seven bridges that span the stream. Lipton appreciates the opportunity to swim and get a drink. Continue reading

Let’s Dance People!

Let’s Dance People!

For about four years, I have been working with Pathlight—formerly known as The Association for Community Living—writing stories and press releases to raise awareness about the nonprofit’s transformative programs for people with intellectual disabilities. Continue reading

Closing Out a Busy Summer

Closing Out a Busy Summer

I took my boat out of the Connecticut River a week ago today. That’s usually what triggers the end of summer for me, but since it’s 88 and humid as I write this, summer still feels like “game on.”  I’ll take advantage of the heat as long as it’s given to me, but I’ll have to find some other way to access water! My kayak, perhaps. Continue reading

Getting the Story at All Cost

Getting the Story at All Cost

As a journalist, I learned early that sometimes you need to get creative to get the story. That’s a mentality that still comes in handy in my work with clients. Continue reading