Browsing Category 52 Real Women

  • EW.52RW Lisa Caretti
    52 Real Women

    The Gift

    “Yesterday is history, tomorrow is a mystery, but today is a gift. That’s why they call it the present.” That was a favorite quote of mine and yet ...

    November 9, 2015
  • ew.lynnalexander
    52 Real Women

    Show Me Your Closet & I’ll Show You Mine

    Someone said to me recently, “you always seem so put together.”

 What I thought: I’m pretty sure I have toothpaste in my hair, yesterday I wore my son’s ...

    October 26, 2015
  • EW 52RW Elizabeth Witteveen
    52 Real Women

    What’s Your Foundation?

    I like new shoes!  What girl doesn’t?  My daughter, my mother, my sister, my nieces, and my girlfriends love love love shoes.  What is it about shoes that ...

    October 19, 2015
  • EW 52RW Crystal Mosher
    52 Real Women

    Forgiveness, Flexibility and Freedom

    Forgiveness is fluid, ongoing. Forgiveness is a living organism. Forgiveness is not once and for all. Forgiveness is forever. What I mean is this; when I forgive someone—it ...

    October 5, 2015
  • EW 52RW Cortney Casey
    52 Real Women

    Hanging Up The Phone

    As a newspaper reporter, I had always prided myself on investing myself completely in my work. For nearly 11 years, I’d found the job extremely fulfilling. But over ...

    September 21, 2015
  • ew.52RW Jessica Swanson
    52 Real Women

    Who’s Talking You Out of It?

    If you had one shot to go after your dream, would you do it? Most of us would say, “Yes! Of course!” but the truth is most of ...

    September 14, 2015
  • EW 52RW Susan E. Oser a
    52 Real Women

    We ALL Have a Similar Struggle

    The other day, I had the opportunity to watch some of the documentary The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross on PBS.  I found it to be fascinating ...

    September 7, 2015
  • EW 52RW Ruth Coghill
    52 Real Women

    Failure is Not a Person

    I’m not good enough. I’ll never measure up. I’ve made a mess of my life.  The feelings of guilt, fear and inadequacy followed me everywhere. I couldn’t even ...

    August 24, 2015
  • ew.52RW Jennie McClelland
    52 Real Women

    Are We Really That Different?

    Being a mom or grandma, no matter how many children or grandchildren you have or how old they are, is a tough job. You already knew that.  You ...

    August 17, 2015