Recent Blog Posts

Cleaning the Clutter

I admit it. I’m not a fan of owning too much stuff. My sister dubbed me "Ruth" (short for "ruthless") the year we were cleaning out my mom's house. I prefer to think of myself as practical and clear-headed when it comes to deciding what to keep and what to purge. I...

Loosening My Grip

I’ve just moved. It wasn’t the first time, but this time it was different. My first move was from my hometown in Pennsylvania to college. After staying around Philly for seven years, I left for California. Finally, in the early nineties, I settled in the Southwest....

Recent Video Blog

Sheila provided a seminar at the Hoyt Library, “Fill my cup: Self-care for givers”. I was so impressed with the techniques Sheila taught and her expertise, I hired her to present a workshop for my staff. Sheila is amazing! She has since been a fixture at our staff workshops held twice a year.

Melissa A. Werner MLIS

Executive Director, Hoyt Library

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