Spring is here,  bringing new flowers and graduation ceremonies. To celebrate, check out my Kindness Tips poster entitled “Life Success 101: Ten Tips to Help Graduates Reach Career Success by Developing a Kindness Habit.” For many more inspirational tips and fun photos, order The Big Squeeze from Amazon. It’s affordable and makes a great gift. Reviewers agree. The Big Squeeze is “charming,” lets you “laugh out loud,” offers a “happiness vacation” and inspires and motivates.    Read More →

During the last year, my research about the science of happiness and gratitude, along with my related analysis of what publishers are buying, suggests that stories about dogs and cats continue to be big business in the literary world. They are pop culture and movie favorites too. Although my debut inspirational gift book, soon to hit shelves in January 2017, is not exclusively centered on Fluffy and Rover, I’m excited that some of my pages reflect the sweetness of beloved pets. The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (“ASPCA“) estimates that 40 to 50 percent of U.S. households include 70 to 80Read More →