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May 17 2013

Angelina’s Decision Shows the Power of Taking Charge

This past Tuesday, Angelina Jolie allowed us all in on one of the most difficult conversations you can imagine. Faced with her own mortality, she made a decision to take action to ensure she would be around and a part of her children’s lives for a long time. Her decision to let us all in on this intensely personal conversation should be applauded, but more importantly it should serve as inspiration for the rest of us to engage in similar conversations with our own families.

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Angelina Jolie BRCA1 Breast Cancer Conversation New York Times


Oct 9 2012

How to Live.

From the TV shows we’ve been watching to yesterday’s New York Times op-ed by Bill Keller, it’s clear that something is going on. Something big. Something powerful. 10,000 baby boomers A DAY are turning 65. We've gone from the "sandwich generation" term to the new phrase: the "club sandwich" because we're taking care of kids, siblings, parents, aunts/uncles, and some grandparents. So, perhaps it’s time to have a conversation about how we want to live. Shift the focus. Empower ourselves to be a part of our future - whatever that may be.

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Advance Directives Bill Keller Conversation New York Times Sandwich Generation