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Jill Summerhayes

Jill Summerhayes

A respected business entrepreneur, author, and weekly columnist for over 25 years in a variety of publications, Jill is a well known arts activist and leader in the community which she loves. Recipient of many awards she was inducted into Cambridge Hall of Fame in 2003

Recent Work by Jill

I'm often reminded it's a small world after all

I'm often reminded it's a small world after all

Serendipitous moments while travelling are always a surprise and often a delight, writes Jill Summerhayes in this week's Piece of Mind
The tranquility of a summer getaway

The tranquility of a summer getaway

Jill Summerhayes didn't get to see a moose, but lots of rest, relaxation and soaking up the beauty of being disconnected
<b>Piece of Mind:</b> Is it marmite or marmalade for your toast?

Piece of Mind: Is it marmite or marmalade for your toast?

Breakfast choices vary as much as the breakfast eater, writes Jill Summerhayes
A pond-hopping 80th birthday 'sprinkled with love and surprises'

A pond-hopping 80th birthday 'sprinkled with love and surprises'

Jill Summerhayes has many to thank for a month-long birthday celebration that began with a trip home to England after a three-year absence
Gift of classical music continues in Cambridge after two decades

Gift of classical music continues in Cambridge after two decades

Jill Summerhayes recalls the formation of the Cambridge Symphony Orchestra in 2003
Packing medical records, and a smart partner, can be a lifesaver

Packing medical records, and a smart partner, can be a lifesaver

An unfortunate incident in Costa Rica highlighted the value of having these records handy, writes Jill Summerhayes in this week's Piece of Mind
<b> Piece of Mind </b>: Friday the 13th stirs up memories of my father and his passion for motorcycles

Piece of Mind : Friday the 13th stirs up memories of my father and his passion for motorcycles

Piece of Mind: Easter traditions leave me feeling renewed

Piece of Mind: Easter traditions leave me feeling renewed

Many of us will have celebrated Easter or Ramadan with family or friends this past weekend. A time of renewed growth, of chocolate bunnies, smiles, spring bulbs and nesting birds.
<b> Piece of Mind: </b> Remembering the dentist who always put a smile on my face

Piece of Mind: Remembering the dentist who always put a smile on my face

Still smiling after all these years, thanks in no small part to my dentists
<b>Piece of Mind:</b> Remembering the 'Granny Library'

Piece of Mind: Remembering the 'Granny Library'

Before second-hand stores were all the rage, Jill Summerhayes and friends created was the Granny Library