My Conversation With Erin Barbossa and Intuissa: Where Therapy Meets Employee Productivity

May is Mental Health Month and I have committed to writing several posts around this topic. I said I would feature an organization that is trying to break the stigma of mental illness in the workplace. Much of what companies do for mental illness and mental health is very reactive. We need to do more. I’m excited … More My Conversation With Erin Barbossa and Intuissa: Where Therapy Meets Employee Productivity

HR and Mental Health

According to the National Institute of Mental Health, 1 in 5 adults in the US experiences mental illness in a given year. The statistics on mental illness are staggering. Most mental health services are relegated to a company’s employee assistance program (EAP). We talk about all the great perks we offer, but very few, if … More HR and Mental Health

Vanilla Greek Yogurt Pancakes with Lemon Zest and a Raspberry Syrup

I woke up, this morning, with no plans for pancakes. I realized I didn’t even have any eggs or buttermilk. So I headed to the store hoping I’d be able to come up with some sort of salvageable creation. As I was grabbing the buttermilk and eggs, I saw the yogurt and remembered I had … More Vanilla Greek Yogurt Pancakes with Lemon Zest and a Raspberry Syrup

Cheesecake Pancakes

The weather has been absolutely miserable in the Chicagoland area. We have had rain and temperatures in the 30’s all weekend. While I braved the elements for my long run, yesterday, I just couldn’t do it, this morning. I was up at 6:15am and just couldn’t muster up one more soggy run. So I decided … More Cheesecake Pancakes