Happy Day!

The only real example I know is the one I learned at home from my sweet mother.

(dad you 2) . How can one dispute the impact and force a mother has on her child from birth to infancy, to toddler, to youth, to teen, to adult and on to eternity.


Fortunately, for me I️ had a mother who was loving, kind, giving, energetic, funny, beautiful, smart and tenacious. Each of these qualities crucial to the formula of good mothering, but the last one, tenacious, critical in the effort to keep family (person) growing and going in the right direction.

My friend Barbara told me on Sunday….

Keep your eye on the goal, and keep going!

That’s exactly what my mother did all her life. If we keep going, eventually we will get there, to the finish line.


Keep your head high, your heart open, your mind sharp, your disposition bright and ….


With love,


Kiki is a master interviewer with 25 years broadcasting on Kansas City and Chicago radio. She was a prevalent force at WMAQ & WBBM radio where she was the first female airborne news/traffic reporter in the "Windy City". Kiki’s voiceover work has garnered her Omni awards for Evian water and Coca-Cola commercials. These days Kiki enjoys energizing audiences on stage during motivational speaking engagements, and through writing. Her highly regarded “Kefi-That Life Force” column, was published previously in The Greek Star. She’s currently working on her first non-fiction book. [ View all posts ]