Merrily Orsini's Thought Leadership

Sibling fun

Brotherly Love

As the youngest child and the only girl, I had both the pleasure and the trauma of older brothers. My oldest brother, however, was ever the protector, ever the watchful, ever the wise as he assisted me in navigating early adolescence. You see, he left home when I was 12,[…]

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Enjoy the moment, and find beauty around you.

Fill Your Space in a Beautiful Way

Take a walk back in time with me; WAY back, for some of us – to our first grade classroom. We’re perched on the edge of our minuscule, hard wooden chairs, hands splayed across the graffiti etched surface of the low tabletop before us, eyes sparkling as we eagerly watch[…]

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Denial is not really a healthy state

Denial is NOT a River in Egypt

Have you ever played hide ‘n seek with a preschooler? Without fail, there’s always one little one that will simply cover her eyes when it’s her turn to hide. After all, if she can’t see you, you must not be able to see her – right? In some ways, we[…]

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