Latest & Greatest: Moving more, yoga and mindfulness – a terrific trifecta!

Moving more, yoga and mindfulness – a terrific trifecta! I don’t know about you,  but I am SUPER excited about spring in New England and the fact that we will all be able to get outdoors and move more! Speaking of “moving more”, did you know that April is National Move More Month? When I considered who I wanted to honor and spotlight this week, I immediately thought of my friend Eve Costarelli, who is a passionate promoter of moving more! Eve and I met a few summers ago when she was part of the downtown Framingham Yoga on the…

Friday Feeling: Courage and Vulnerability

Have you seen Brene Brown’s special “The Call to Courage” on Netflix?  She covers the fascinating relationship between courage and vulnerability.   It’s an important topic for business owners who are out there trying to make a difference.  Because if we stay in the safest place possible, we cannot create something new.  But if we step into the vulnerable space where safety isn’t guaranteed, we can find connection, innovation, and make progress. Brene’s book “Daring Greatly” has been translated into 32 languages.  And in her Netflix special, she showed how publishers all over the world interpreted her message of courage and…

Latest & Greatest: My daughter, Alyssa!💜

Today’s story is all about my daughter, Alyssa Marie Kennedy! Many of you know that I have a daughter, Alyssa, but I’m wondering, do you know everything she’s been up to lately? 😂 My kids are a great source of pride and inspiration. And, of course, LOVE! 💜 Alyssa is what I would call “the daredevil child”! She’s not afraid of anything and seems to always be seeking out some new adventure or challenge. I always pictured her as a creative – a singer, dancer, actress, fashion designer – yet, she also loves languages, travel, hiking, and lately, even RUNNING! 👟 She loves running so much…

Friday Feature: All In Energy

At MAPA Translations, we love to partner and collaborate with organizations, businesses, municipalities, K-12 schools, colleges and universities and other members of the community that strive to make this world a better place for everyone, no matter what language they speak or where they call home.   This week, we interviewed one of our amazing nonprofit clients, All In Energy, and talked about the important work that they do. 1. What has been your biggest challenge/obstacle and how did you overcome it? One of the biggest challenges we as an organization encounter regularly is the lack of accessibility to clean energy…