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Toss Kindness Like Confetti ~ How to Succeed With New Year’s Resolutions

Posted on January 7, 2019

      By Jacqueline Bennett   There is something about the start of a new year that feels as if it comes with a new lease on life  ~ the perfect time to resolve to change bad habits, accomplish goals and generally make life improvements. The fact that New Year’s resolutions are talked and written about extensively is an indicator that change/self-improvement is important to many people.   Yet it is no secret that it is common to fall short of that resolve. Experts say the best way to stay on track is to keep it simple.   Here are a few tips from the American Psychological Association to help meet success with resolutions: .  Start small ~ make resolutions that you…

NFL’s Chris Baker Returns to Bart’s in Windsor, Connecticut to Continue Literacy Campaign

Posted on July 13, 2015

    Article & Photos by Jacqueline Bennett   What better location for two big-hearted men, the NFL”s Chris Baker and Mayor Donald Trinks, to team up and promote a meaningful cause then at a spot with a special place in the hearts of the community – Bart’s Drive-In Restaurant in their beloved hometown of Windsor, Connecticut.   Baker, a defensive lineman for the Washington Redskins, #92, returned to Windsor and to Bart’s July 10, for a second year after launching the non-profit Chris Baker 92 Foundation in 2014 – He launched his foundation with a mission to “engage and mentor boys and girls” in a literacy program, football camps and a mentorship program.   “Everybody appreciates that Chris comes home. For him…

David Doyle Wins Two More Emmys

Posted on July 6, 2015

    David Doyle, my niece Jillian’s husband, won two more Emmys. Congratulations!! We are all so proud, and happy for you. – Jackie       Be sure to read last year’s story about David’s 2014 Emmy win titled, “Emmy Winner in the Family – Producer David Doyle Honored”,  posted June, 24, 2014 Also, visit for more information about his production company.