The 1970s Were Calling

The 1970s Were Calling

READING & THE PAST The 1970s Were Calling JoAnna Bennett, O’Brien Communications Group April 7, 2022 It was the summer of 1992. I was eight years old. My mother and father – like the members of most American households – worked full time. My sister was about...
Painted Cabinets

Painted Cabinets

CAPABILITY & HARD WORK Painted Cabinets JoAnna Bennett, O’Brien Communications Group March 31, 2022 This weekend I painted my bottom row of cabinets. When I purchased my home about two-and-a-half years ago, I knew I’d eventually repaint the honey-stained...
Are You at Your Peak?

Are You at Your Peak?

PEAK & MINDFULNESS Are You at Your Peak? JoAnna Bennett, O’Brien Communications Group March 24, 2022 The definition of peak when used as an adjective is “greatest, maximum.” Wouldn’t it be wonderful if we could operate at our maximum capacity? How would one...
Discerning My Reality

Discerning My Reality

PROMISES & PROGRESS Discerning My Reality JoAnna Bennett, O’Brien Communications Group March 17, 2022 For the past four Januarys, I’ve opted to make a promise to myself as opposed to a resolution. As Brené Brown said on one of her podcasts, “I’m not a fan...
The Audio Book

The Audio Book

STORYTELLING & BOOK FORMATS The Audio Book JoAnna Bennett, O’Brien Communications Group March 10, 2022 I’ve been a visual learner for as long as I can remember. If I attended class and read the book, I was usually able to do well in school. So, it’s not...