The Skills Suitcase!

The Skills Suitcase!

Just imagine, you carry a suitcase with you everywhere you go. As you get older the suitcase gets heavier and heavier. Perhaps the outside of the suitcase has stickers that represent the places you have visited and the experiences you have had through your lifetime....
It has Seeds…Unmet Expectations!

It has Seeds…Unmet Expectations!

I love watermelon! As I anticipate summer and all that goes along with it, seedless watermelon is on the list. Last week, I went to the grocery store to purchase another of my summer delights. I inspected the green globes and joyously thumped, thumped each one until I...
To OZ!

To OZ!

The last month has been a whirlwind, perhaps a bit of a tornado. It seems half the people I see are out furiously in search of their Emerald City . Last week, a leader told me, “I want to get back to the way it was, I need to find my center. It feels like pieces are...
The Light at the End of the Tunnel

The Light at the End of the Tunnel

We thought it would only be a few weeks in quarantine. Three weeks turned into three months. Three months turned into nine months, and now… This year the “What the Hecht?” blogs have held similar themes. When you do not know what the future holds, you look...
Back to Basics…AGAIN!

Back to Basics…AGAIN!

In college, I took an introduction to psychology course and learned about Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs. The levels of the hierarchy were: Physiological (food, shelter, water), Safety (security), Belongingness and Love (intimate relationships and friends), Esteem...