Become a Member of the Après Community

Sign up here and join the community. Stay up to date with our newsletters, resources, articles, videos and so much more!

NEW! Resources you might need for Fairfield and Westchester Counties.

Blog

The Changing Perception of Age

The Changing Perception of Age This Week’s Podcast: The Changing Perception of Age  As time has passed, so has the changing perception of age. Both of these women are in their 50’s. The difference is the one on the left was taken in 1985 and the one on the right, 2020. So, the question... read more

Voices and What We Do With Them

Voices and What We Do With Them Suppressing Voices & Memories  “Vocal Versatility and an omnivorous curiosity.” – The New York Times  “Adventurous mezzo-soprano” and “raconteur.” – The New Yorker They are talking about Lucy Dhegrae. Lucy is a professional vocalist with a... read more

This Wrench Smashes Patriarchy: Women and Tools

This Wrench Smashes Patriarchy: Women and Tools After World War II, many women in industrial jobs put down their wrenches. But the spirit of Rosie the Riveter couldn’t be denied. World War II was a huge upheaval in the United States, touching every sphere of life: economic, financial, cultural, and social. Gender... read more

Women leaders start as girls

Women leaders start as girls By Victoria Waterman When I delivered my TEDxNatick talk last year, there was a genuine moment of clarity for most who viewed it. The entitled “Today’s Girls are Tomorrow’s Leaders” shines a light on a critical focal point we may be overlooking when grappling with how... read more

Drills, Children and Compassion

Drills, Children and Compassion “Children do not care how much you know until they know how much you care.” – Teddy Roosevelt “Every child should be nurtured with great love.” – Lailah Gifty Akita Duck and Cover and Drills As a young child in elementary school, I remember some of... read more

Addiction & Habit or Habit & Addiction?

Addiction & Habit or Habit & Addiction? Two words that are similar and yet so far apart. “Nothing is more powerful than custom or habit.” – Ovid “People who have never had an addiction don’t understand how hard it can be.” – Payne Stewart Anyone who knows me knows that I love shoes.... read more

Stay Connected! Get Our Newsletter.


Facebook

Instagram

Something is wrong.
Instagram token error.

Archives