Tag Archives: confidence

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RadioWrap-Up.8.3.18: Volunteering

Annette Glaudel is making the most of her retirement – and she’s coming to the Friday Happy Hour to tell you waht – and give you some interesting…
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Behind the Headlines: Mara Martin

Mara Martin, a Sports Illustrated swimsuit search finalist, created quite a stir recently when she walked the runway in a bikini while breastfeeding her infant daughter. Afterward she…
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RadioWrapUp.7.13.18.Rats&Mice…

How do you deal with the tough stuff of life? Leslie Handler does it with humor. We’re talking with Leslie about her life and how she manages to…
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Kristen Edens on Friday Happy Hour

Kristen Reed Edens was like a lot of people during the financial meltdown of 2009. Fate stepped and changed her fate – affecting her career, her finances, and…
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STILL: Are You Getting It?

Still. I used to think of it as an innocuous word. Sometimes peaceful, like, “In the still of the night I can hear the song of nightingales.” Sometimes…
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RadioWrap-Up.5.18.18: Spunky Old Broad

Are you a Spunky Old Broad? If you aren’t, this show may turn you around. At this week’s Friday Happy Hour, we’re talking reinvention with a twist with…
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RadioWrap-Up.5.4.18: Women’s Rights in History

When it came to women’s rights, you may never have heard of Alice Paul. I didn’t. She was a powerful figure in the women’s rights movement and a…
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Marriage, Me and Barbara Bush

This week I thought a lot about Barbara Bush. First of all, who would have thought Barbara would go before George? Didn’t you, like me, figure – with…
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RadioWrap-Up.12.8.17 How to Have a Good Day

In the midst of this busy holiday season, you might be too stressed to enjoy each day. That’s why Annmarie Kelly asked Caroline Webb to join her -…
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RadioWrap-Up.9.22.17.NextChapters

Do you wonder about your next chapters – or next chapters? Carol Gee has had more careers than most women. She spent twenty years in the Air Force,…
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Culture Vultures

Everybody is so concerned about climate change and air pollution and noise pollution yet I wonder why aren’t we concerned with the culture vultures – those predatory things…
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RadioWrap-Up.7.28.17: Life as a Stunt Actor

Fear. It can paralyze the best of us. And, if you’ve ever fallen, you know how scary it is. But how would you handle fear if you fell…
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RadioWrapUp.7.7.17: What’s Your Brand?

What’s your brand? Whether you know if or not, and whether it’s business or personal, you have a brand! Your brand is the way people see you and…
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RadioWrapUp.4.21.17

Fashionista Roberta Matz Talks Spring Wardrobes Want that savvy chic look this spring? Want to find ways to update your current wardrobe without spending a fortune? This week’s…
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RadioWrap-Up.4.14.17.Kindness

In a country divided where almost every conversation is tinged with tension, author Jill Lublin has a solution. Tune into today’s show when Annmarie Kelly will be talking…
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Is Social Media Making You Sick?

You know, Victory Chicks, and you guys, ever since our presidential election last November, there has been so much acrimony. I’ve never seen anything like it in my…
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3.17.17 RadioWrapUp: Midlife&Clarity

Are you a woman over forty standing at the midlife crossroads? That’s where Mary Collier was. She lived just long enough to experience both great success, personal tragedy…
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3.3.17 Radio WrapUp with Charlotte Stewart

Did you love watching Little House on the Prairie? Who was your favorite? If it was Miss Beadle, you’re in luck. Charlotte Stewart is coming to the Friday…
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2.24.17 RadioWrapUp with Michelle Gielan

We’re “Broadcasting Happiness” at this Friday’s Happy Hour with the woman who wrote the book on the subject, Michelle Gielan. This is the perfect pick-me-up for those mid-winter…
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2.10.17 RadioWrapUp: The Five Year Marriage

We’re doing something a little different at Happy Hour today. The interview tables are being turned around! Annmarie is tickled that veteran broadcaster and author Lorraine Rannali is…
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2.3.17 RadioWrapUp: Dr. Craig Malkin

Kicking off February (the “love month”), psychologist Dr. Craig Malkin came to this week’s Friday Happy Hour to talk with Annmarie Kelly about something that gets in the…
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Lori Bizzoco on Friday Happy Hour

It’s almost the LOVE MONTH of February and we’re talking about love with relationship expert Lori Bizzoco. Lori is a relationship expert and the executive editor of Cupids…
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1.6.17 RadioWrapUp: Your Plan B?

What are you doing for your New year’s Resolutions? Mary Farr joined us at the Friday Happy Hour today to talk about your “Plan B” in 2017.  Mary…
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Get Ready: New Year BEST You

Everybody’s talking about “New Year New You” Resolutions. But you don’t need a NEW YOU. You worked hard to be who you are, right? So ignore the NEW…
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What’s Stopping You?

On Monday night I gave the opening “invocation” at my Toastmaster group’s annual party. I talked about goals for the New Year (big surprise, huh?). Afterward, Toastmaster Julie…
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What I Remembered at the Christmas Tree Farm

It happened again this year. I and my spouse, Joseph, made our annual trip to the Christmas tree farm. As usual, I had the odd experience of feeling…
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Your ThankYou Super Power

With 2017 only six week to New Years, do you know what you want to do with your brand new baby year yet? If you aren’t sure, or…
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9.30.16 RadioWrapUp with Melissa Heissler

What did you think about Melissa’s Peru experience? Would you do that? It certainly changed her life, eh? Melissa Heisler is a stress reduction expert, Type Me life…
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What Was It About Florence Foster Jenkins?

Was it her charisma? Her social status? Her sense of purpose? Whatever made Florence Foster Jenkins the toast of the town, it was certainly NOT her singing. So…
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Do You Need A Change??

Last weekend I slipped in the mud while hiking in the Pennsylvania Grand Canyon. I was hiking the “Turkey Path” with my spouse, Joseph. The path is a…
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8.12.16.RadioWrapUp: Dating Dangerously

We had a good time at the Friday Happy Hour talking to Kelly Green about her adventures and the insights she got from her “year of dating dangerously.”…
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7.15.16 RadioWrapUp: Beating Bulimia

On today’s show we talked with Iris Ruth Pastor about her forty-six year battle with bulimia. It was fascinating to learn about how Iris got started binging and…
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Victorious Woman Contest: 1st Place

Petra Monaco A Story of Overcoming My life and practice have been shaped by my own story. Growing up in foster care since the age of 2 and…
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6.10.16 RadioWrapUp: Susan Cohen-Dickler

Susan Cohen-Dickler joined Annmarie this week for Happy Hour. Annmarie and Susan talked about Susan’s reality show history, being in midlife, having a  partnership with your spouse and…
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The Girlfriend Gala

The 2016 Girlfriend Gala was yesterday. It was our tenth Victorious Celebration. If you were there, THANK YOU for coming. You are part of the reason it was…
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4.29.16 RadioWrapUp: Kerry Hannon

Ready to downshift and get that job you love now? Kerry has so much information to share and I’m glad she shared so much of it with us…
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The 21-DAY VICTORY CHALLENGE

May is Victorious Woman Month and I’ve created the 21-Day Victory Challenge so you can build up some of your Victory Muscles and get into that Victorious Woman…
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More Than Just Her Jeans

Remember those Gloria Vanderbilt jeans? Who didn’t love ‘em? How funny is that, while the flamboyant Gloria was flaunting her famous name on those fabulous jeans, she faced…
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3.25.16 RadioWrapUp: Divorce and the holidays

After a divorce, what do you do for the holidays? That’s just some of what Colleen and I talked about on today’s Friday Happy Hour. Colleen Sheehy Orme…
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Spring: New Beginnings

In spite of reports of an impending snow storm in the Northeast, today is the first day of spring. Yay! It wasn’t a bad winter, but isn’t spring,…
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Thoughts about Women’s History and You

It’s Women’s History Month and Nancy Reagan, US First Lady from 1981-1989, died this week at age 94. I think it’s curiously delicious that she died during Women’s…
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2.26.16 RadioWrapUp: Family Mental Illness

Whew! It’s always a difficult experience to talk about mental illness in your family, isn’t it? And it isn’t all about the sick one, is it? Like alcoholism,…
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Folding Fitted Sheets

Victories come in all shapes and sizes. Most of them aren’t earth-shattering but they lead to those that are, either by boosting your confidence or proving something to…
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More Chapters For You?

Leslie Caron’s interview with Jane Pauley on last weekend’s CBS Sunday Morning reminded me of the strides women have made over the last half-century. And it reminded me…
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1.15.16 RadioWrapUp: Makeovers

Barbara Wasserman joined us for Happy Hour today. We did some good talking about midlife and midlife makeovers! Barbara’s My Next Purpose teleseminar begins on February 8. She included…
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About That MidLife Crisis…

Are you happier now that you’re in midlife? Most likely you are and don’t even realize it! Recently a group of Canadian researchers released a study done with…
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Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas, Victory Chicks! Happy Holidays too! And in the New Year, May 2016 be your most fabulous year yet!! In Victory and with Love, Annmarie

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My Favorite Christmas Gift

Favorite Christmas Gift Earlier this week, or maybe it was last week…the days have mushed together…I was watching a TV show and the host was asking guests about…
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Radio Wrap-Up: Starting A Business

Starting a Business and Building Your Tribe As we start looking toward the New Year of 2016, many of us get fired up about becoming more empowered. So…
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I Hate the Holidays: Stress-Busting Tips

“Glad to see ‘em come, glad to see ‘em go,” announced Mrs. Evans as she charged into the teacher’s lounge and plopped, exhausted, into her chair at the…
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