Meet Mom of the Week, Marjorie Pastel!

Meet Mom of the Week, Marjorie Pastel!

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What do you love to do with your children? How old are they? And what is your greatest wish for them?

I love playing with my children and making them laugh.  My daughter is 6 and my son is 4.  My greatest wish for them is that they are happy, healthy and love life.

When and where are you the happiest?

I am happiest when I am at home or on vacation with my family.

If you could go anywhere in the world, where would you go?

I would go to the Great Barrier Reef in Australia.

What quality do you most admire in a mother? And what woman has had the biggest impression on you?

The quality that I admire most in a mother is inner strength and a kind sole.  The woman who has made the biggest impression on me is my mom.

What is your favorite book? Movie?

My favorite book is A Prayer for Owen Meany – My favorite movie is The Shawshank Redemption.

What personal achievement are you most proud of?

I am most proud of starting the Wall Street Tennis Challenge to raise funding for ovarian cancer early detection and prevention.

What do you feel is your strongest talent?

I think my strongest talent is my ability to connect with people.

What do you like to do for fun?

I like to play tennis and spend time with my friends.

What is your favorite time of the day and why?

My favorite time of day is weekend mornings when everyone can slow down and relax together.

Where is your favorite place to go out in Greenwich? And what do you like to drink?

Favorite Place – Elm Street Oyster Bar – – – Favorite Drink – Margarita!