Monthly Archives: February 2014

How Do You Make Your Heart Happy?

“Are you kidding me?!” That was the flabbergasted response to a young man’s reaction from a waitress when she told him that their meal was paid for by an anonymous donor. Still dumbfounded, the young women across the table from him, tried to clarify: “That is SO weird.”  “Are you serious?!” The waitress reassured them […]

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Her Story, Her Heart

On the eve of Valentine’s Day, I had the privilege of sharing “My Heart Story” at Mayo Clinic Health System-Eau Claire.  Entitled “Her Story, Her Heart”, the presentation was developed to treat your sweetheart or yourself to the gift of heart health. It was a panel presentation and included cardiologist Regis Fernandes M.D., Susan Pope,N.P. […]

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Will you be my Huckleberry?”

Yup!  I want YOU to be my HUCKLEBERRY! Who wants to be a commonplace and unpretentious Valentine!?  The word is so overused and so blasé!  The word huckleberry has more oomph and meaning and pizzazz!  I would love for you to be my HUCKLEBERRY.  What do you say? I love words!  Huckleberry is one of […]

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In Search of My Red Dress

National Wear Red Day 2014 is Friday, February 7th – it is a day of celebration and a time to raise awareness about women and heart disease. It is common knowledge that every woman needs “a little black dress.”  But if you are a woman with heart disease, you must also have “a little red […]

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Lessons of the Heart


“It takes a lot of courage to show your dreams to someone else.” ~ Erma Bombeck