Beauty in Motion

Virginie Mecene in┬áMartha Graham’s “Appalachian Spring” Photo by John Deane To dance is to live! The music, the bodies, the movement – they all inspire. There is so much chatter in the news about the arts and the lack of funding for them both within schools and on the professional level. One can’t help but… read more

Sentimental Videography

Many moons ago in a time that now feels far away I was a television reporter. I was an in-front-of-the-camera girl. While many of you may think I am a limelight kind of person if I am being frank I was never completely at ease in front of the camera. I covered breaking news in… read more

Calling All Volunteers!

As we steamroll our way into the holiday season – I am forcing myself to take time to reflect on what it means to be thankful between now and the new year. I often find the “thanks” in Thanksgiving can get overshadowed by the “gimmes” of Christmas. Little Wings Foundation, a small non-profit that I… read more

Dogg Day Afternoon

We all know giving is good. But I must admit that sometimes giving back can be a daunting task. How do we know that the cause we are giving back to is worth the investment? How can we be certain that the monies will get to those who deserve it? Well, one good way to… read more

A Definite Ace

Cancer kills. It causes pain. And sadly it can be genetic. I can’t imagine what it would feel like to lose a parent to cancer and live with the fear that you could face the same fate. You can let that fear paralyze you or you can take it, look it in the face, and… read more

Up Up and Away!

Of all the fall events – The Greenwich Land Trust’s Go Wild! family field day is my absolute favorite. It’s an afternoon for children of all ages hosted at┬áthe stunning polo fields at Conyers Farm. Families have a chance to enjoy food and drinks from a variety of vendors, pony rides, a mechanical bull, petting… read more

True Grit

Janne Kouri goes to the gym and works hard. Almost every day he is there giving it his all. The finish line seems far away but he is prepared to fight his way there, crawling if necessary. This guy will not give up. What’s on the line for him is much more serious than what… read more

Get your game on!

You’ve been to charity events, and you’ve been to sports events – but have you ever been to a charity sports event? Can you imagine anything more fun than playing dodge ball, rock climbing, and jumping on enormous trampolines for a good cause? Thanks to B*CURED, you have the chance to do all of them… read more