Standing Down Your Stress (reprinted from Huffington Post)
Creating Lasting Resolutions (Family Values)
5 Things Teens Wish Their Parents Knew (reprint)
GET MOVIVATION (www.GETMOTIVATION.com)
15 years as a monthly contributor to The East County Gazette- readership 39,000+ —
2 Columns: Lessons from the Garden and Heroes Among Us and occasional front page leads-
Birds and Blooms National Magazine
The Story Teller – 2 short stories
Ripples of Laughter
Blended Families by Maxine Marsolini
Oregon Christian Writers
3rd place winner for self-published cover art
Writer’s Digest Inspirational Short Story Contest – placed in top 25
Speaking Engagements Credits:
Homeschool support groups- Beaverton, Estacada, Sandy Mom’s
Christian Supply – 45 topics per year based on curriculum styles, learning styles, organizing your home-school, scope and sequence, helping struggling students, etc.
Teacher Supported Meetings – Public and Christian School classroom support days. Teachers take away projects to help their students in specific areas of struggle: Learning through games, independent work stations, (the old Make it and Take it ideas)
Women’s luncheons, Mom’s breakfasts , Women’s teas – inspirational talks.
Women’s Retreats: 3 day workshops–speaking 4 times- designed to equip women, help define their identities, balance their ‘job descriptions’ and come up smiling rather than with teeth gritted. These are fun, engaging, strong supportive weekends.