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Sheila's Brain Blog

Author | Personality Expert | Speaker | Educator

A Hysterical Belated Mother’s Day Appreciation Song

I met Isabel DeOliveira many years ago, when she was helping me prepare for the workshops I was presenting to four OSHA Region II offices in New Jersey. Isabel and I have stayed in touch and I always enjoy her Grand Green Brain comments. She responded to my May BrainBuzz Newsletter and sent me the following message and a link, I could not resist sharing with…

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Polishing the Play, Cast Tee Shirts & A White Falcon – Princess Shayna Musical

Last Week’s Post:  12.Tongue Twisters, Memorizing Lines & Interpreting Dialogue – Princess Shayna Musical  Only 6 more days until the Princess Shayna Musical performance! Be sure to read the Princess Shayna Musical Announcement on my website for more details! This is the 13th and the last journal entry/blog post from the multi-talented, skillful  and encouraging…

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May BrainBuzz Newsletter Honors Mothers

To honor my mother, on what would have been her 95th Birthday, I sent out my May BrainBuzz Newsletter today. I also included a picture of my mother and I wearing our Mother-Daughter dresses, which my mother had sewn, and standing our garden in 1948. My mother was 31 years old and I was 3…

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Celebrating Life with Family Traditions

Today, my blog post is going to be very short. I am busy planning and preparing a family celebration dinner for our son, Noah. Yesterday, Noah who is a Blue/Orange Brain signed the contract for his new job and gave notice to his employer. It has always been our Glazov Family Tradition to celebrate exciting…

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A Committment Becomes A Dream Come True!

The Chicago weather over the weekend was filled with thunderstorms, dreary days and brisk winds. I decided it as perfect time for my Yellow Brain to de-clutter, clean out  and organize my office. I was thrilled when I found an old notebook filled with inspirational quotes.  The following resonated with my Blue Brain about my …

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PicMonkey Photo Editing Replaces Google Picnik

A few weeks ago, Google closed the Picnik photo editing site. Now, thanks to my web designer Jeff Lewis at The Webs We Weave, I am using PicMonkey for editing photos for my  Sheila Glazov website, the new Princess Shayna Book/Musical  section on the website Navigation Bar and my Blog. I am enjoying this easy and effective photo editing tool!…

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Tongue Twisters, Memorizing Lines & Interpreting Dialogue – Princess Shayna Musical

Last Week’s Post: 11.”Kvelling” Bursting with Joy –  Princess Shayna Musical WOW, this is the 12th Princess Shayna Musical journal entry/blog post from the multi-talented, skillful  and encouraging director,  Kim Woycke. Only 18 more days until the performance! I was most impressed with the cast members rehearsal last Friday. Some of the children brought costumes…

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Princess Shayna Book & Musical Have A New Home!

Princess Shayna now has a new home on my website. Today, my web designer, Jeff Lewis who is the owner of The Webs We Weave and my Green Tired Techie Brain finally finished editing the pages for the princess’ new home. I agree with Kermit the Frog…“It’s not easy being Green!” I also had to…

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Children’s Fairy Tale Book & Musical Address Bully Behavior

In the 2nd edition of Princess Shayna’s Invisible Visible Gift I felt it was critical to include a section about dealing with Bully Behavior. When Princess Shayna visits each of the four villages in the Kingdom of Kindness I included the following paragraph. “Adults are accountable for teaching children the difference between _________ manners and…

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Brain Colors Dampen Fuming Frustration

Last Monday, I sent out the Prince Shayna Musical Announcement. My Yellow Brain wanted people to have enough time to put the date on their calendar. Unexpectedly on Thursday, I received an email informing me that the date, time and ticket price had been changed! My frustration was fuming! My Yellow Brain was upset that I had not been…

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Laughing with your Orange Brain about Yellow Brain Plans

Today, has been filled with Yellow Brain Details and Plans. Everything I did reminded me of one of mother’s favorite old Jewish expression: “Man makes plan and God laughs”, or said another way, “Man proposes and God disposes.” These words have kept my Orange Brain laughing today, many times in the past and I’m sure into…

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“Kvelling” Bursting With Joy – Princess Shayna Musical

Previous Post: 10. Actors Create Village Scenes, Songs, Choreography and Walls – Princess Shayna Musical  This is the 11th Princess Shayna Musical journal entry/blog post from director Kim Woycke. I was overjoyed when Jordan (White Falcon) and I visited the rehearsal last Friday evening. Kim had asked the cast  to be prepared to run the…

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