barbara bassill

Women Entrepreneurs

This morning I received a link from one of my woman friend entrepreneur’s. It’s a story, a real life story about a woman in the produce world in Los Angeles. She is one of the first women entrepreneur’s in our country and what an awesome success she created, the hurdles she had to overcome and how she persevered. ... Read More

barbara bassill

Love Food and Cooking

On Easter I decided that I would have a fabulous BBQ or cook-out as my friend from the East Coast calls it. Here’s the menu: We had: Célérie Rémoulade as an appetizer with a nice cold glass of Pinot Grigio Marinated barbequed Lamb chops with little baby tomatoes. Grilled Green asparagus and Grilled marinated Japanese Eggplant ... Read More

barbara bassill

Hiding Out?

When I went for a walk the other day I had an incredible revelation about some aspects of myself that I wasn’t aware of before. I also realized that this is something many women have in common. Most of my life I have been considered a “go-getter” or a “doer.” However, at one point in my life a very dramatic experience took me for “a real ride.” I began to feel fear, experienced anxiety and at that time, unbeknownst to me, placed some major judgments on myself. ... Read More

barbara bassill

Mothers and Their Calling

“The very best thing you can do for the whole world is to make the most of yourself.” -Wallace Wattles, American Author
When I was 14 years old, I read a book about a spiritual lawyer. The main character was a young orphan girl who kept running away from orphanages. ... Read More

barbara bassill

Are Mothers Less Than?

I am a mother of three and have worked pretty much all my life. I enjoyed working and being creative. Yet, with my little ones, it was often a struggle. As they grew older, it became easier, and at the same time I felt guilty for not being there for them as much as I would have liked. ... Read More