Connection means plugging in

by +CrystalThieringer    @cdthieringer As much as I dislike social media sometimes, this past week I experienced how it can lead to wonderful connections. My husband needed to travel to Los Angele...

Words that resonate–Marilyn Monroe

Just because you fail once, doesn’t mean you’re gonna fail at everything. Keep trying, hold on, and always, always believe in yourself because if you don’t, then who will? Marilyn Mo...

The impossible standard

My friends at She’s Amazing posted this video this week. “This is alarming,” said Tonia, and I agree.     Weigh in here–what do you feel about this video? Do you thi...

Healthy living is gonna kill me

by +CrystalThieringer    @cdthieringer “Hey,” said my colleague, “you had Mr. Olympics last night. How was it?” Mr. Olympics is our new trainer, a key leader in the healthy...

Eventually, we have to be shown

I’m not a fan of commercials. I’m the girl who fast forwards through them if I’m watching something ‘on-demand’. If I can’t fast forward, I clean something in my ...

The right to be right

by +CrystalThieringer    @cdthieringer My husband Martin is an engineer. This makes him detail oriented, and because he works in aviation, he focuses on complex systems with several back-up plans...