The Key to Success: Grit

Our son Talmadge is in the process of getting a Master’s Degree in Positive Psychology at the University of Pennsylvania. He travels to Philadelphia from Manhattan where he lives one weekend a month for in-class instruction and accomplishes the rest … Continue reading»


Our daughter Shawni, mother of five has had a particularly difficult week. Her youngest daughter Lucy has a rare syndrome called Bardet Biedel which means that her genetic make-up will not allow her eyes to receive enough protein and, unless … Continue reading»