Reset, Refresh, Restart

by Jill Fedon I don’t believe in New Year’s resolutions. I do believe in setting goals, and I believe there is always an opportunity for growth. But I do not believe that change is tied to the calendar, and I certainly don’t believe that we are somehow desperately...

Reunited, and It Feels So Good

by Jill Fedon After nearly two years apart, many of us gathered as a community in Glendale, Arizona for this year’s National Seminar. As it is each year, Seminar is the best kind of family reunion, made all the more special by our prolonged time apart.  Jill...

Coming out of Hibernation

by Jill Fedon I love the way I am able to experience the seasons where I live in northwest New Jersey. Each season brings something unique and colorful and while autumn is my favorite for many reasons, there is also something quite special about spring.  Jill...

The Work of the Board

by Jill Fedon I have to be honest with you: trying to write an article not colored by the world (or my world) has been a challenge. I am feeling pandemic fatigue and a yearning for a sense of normalcy, live music, and hugs. I miss hugs. I have written many...

Long-lasting Impact of the Pandemic

by Jill Fedon The pandemic has been a mighty accelerant of change. Just about every aspect of how we do things has been impacted in some way, and, as a society, we have spent a great deal of time attempting to adjust to a new normal. As much as we long for the way...