Blog Post #20: Situations vs. Responses

By | September 11th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

Hey friends! I hope you had a great ending to your summer.  For those of us on the East Coast we are already starting to feel that fall weather.  Us New Englanders love Fall and pumpkin flavored…..everything… Last week I was invited by the American Heart Association to the “Value in Healthcare Initiative” they hosted in [...]

Blog Post #19: Road Race Success

By | June 9th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

What’s up everyone – Happy Weekend!  June has been a busy month for me and for In A Heartbeat!  Last weekend we hosted our first ever 5K Road Race in Wallingford, CT. The planning and organizing process was a roller coaster ride to say the least! We had our first board meeting of 2018 back in January [...]

Blog Post #18: Don’t Wait

By | May 13th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

What’s up my friends…I hope you are enjoying some good weather!  I have had a couple of busy weeks lately.   Last time I wrote, I was headed out to Seattle and Spokane, WA.  I had my biggest speaking engagement to date out there and I am happy to say it was a success.  The organization enjoyed [...]

Blog Post #17: Back To The Sideline

By | April 21st, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

What’s up my friends! Happy Spring…. kind of…. still waiting for the weather to completely turn.  All I want to do is walk outside in shorts.  That isn’t too much to ask, is it? I am writing while sitting on a plane headed out to Seattle, WA!  I am spending the weekend in Seattle and driving [...]

Blog Post #16: Create Change

By | March 21st, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

Hi everyone and happy hump day!  I hope you are having a great week.  I am struggling with withdrawals from the NCAA Tournament.  Being a huge basketball fan, the first weekend of the tournament is the best weekend of the year.  When I woke up Monday morning realizing there was no tournament games until Thursday it [...]

Blog Post #15: Surround Yourself With Good People

By | February 12th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

Happy Monday everyone! One of the challenges for me since I started In A Heartbeat was to figure out different ways to fundraise and how to find different sources of income.  The success of a non-profit foundation is based primarily on the ability to fundraise.  Prior to starting In A Heartbeat, I had no fundraising experience.  [...]

Blog Post #14: Ballin’

By | January 30th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

Hi all, can’t believe we are already almost one month into 2018.  Crazy how time flies.  In A Heartbeat had a big month to start off the year, now we are just figuring out how to sustain it and keep it going…I guess that’s the challenge with any business… I am dedicating this blog post to [...]

Blog Post #13: Firsts

By | January 22nd, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

Happy Sunday y’all!  Hope you had a great week and an even better weekend.  It is my last night out here in Florida.  Not sure I am ready to go back to the cold weather in CT, but definitely ready to build on some of the relationships and progress I made this week during my trip. [...]

Blog Post #12: Make An Impact

By | January 13th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

Happy New Year all! It certainly has been a while and I apologize for that. I don’t really have any excuses but I am ready to get back up and blogging again weekly!  I hope everyone had an amazing holiday and a Happy Near Year!  If you set a New Year’s resolution, I hope you still [...]

Blog Post #11: Proud

By | December 22nd, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|

It’s the most wonderful time of the year….hey everyone, I hope you are ready for a happy and healthy holiday season.  I know I am not completely ready yet.  I would like to think I am a great gift giver, but I am such a last-minute shopper!  Still have some gifts to get in crunch time [...]