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Shoes, Glorious Shoes

Shoes Shoes Shoes

We just celebrated Labor Day. I labor, you labor, we all labor and in exchange for that labor we are paid and thus, we buy shoes. Well, and accessories to go with the shoes like jewelry and super cute outfits. Due to the importance of shoes, we must also stay current and ever-so-knowledgeable about their[...]


Kid President

Lately it seems far too easy for folks to get stressed out and overwhelmed. You have many pressing responsibilities at work and at home. For those of you with children, school is beginning again and your calendars are becoming increasingly packed. Reading or watching the news is certain to leave you discouraged and worried. Just[...]

Ode to Flip Flops

Ode to Flip Flops

Oh flip flops oh flip flops In my summer world you’re tip tops Keeping my toes free to roam From vacation places to home   Oh flip flops oh flip flops In my packing world you’re tip tops You take up such tiny space Dozens fit in my suitcase   Oh flip flops oh flip[...]

Around the World in 80 Sun-Days

Around the World in 80 Sun-Days

I love ice cream! It is one of my most favorite treats, and it is the best of summer treats.  Wherever your travels may take you this summer, make sure to stop by a local ice cream shop; there are treats to be explored and enjoyed! If you happen upon any of these travel destination,[...]

Suitcase Psychology

Suitcase Psychology

I don’t need a crystal ball to see into your mind, all I need to do is take a look at and perhaps in your suitcase!  Okay, well, not all will be revealed – no worries, I won’t know all the baggage you’re carrying. But your packing style can reveal a bit about your oh-so-complicated[...]

Team Building “Meeting”

team building meeting

You know what they say about all work and no play.  There is a balance in life and if your team has seen a lot more work than play as of late, then perhaps it’s time to take them out for some fun! Get their engines running with some NASCAR or F1 Racing. Sing their[...]

My-Oh-Mayo Facts You May Not Know

Cinco de Mayo (that is the 5th of May to you and I) will be celebrated next week. Break out the sombreros and shake up some margaritas and learn some facts about this May Day. May 5, 1862: This is the day that the Battle of Puebla took place. It’s significance lies in the fact[...]

Left Behind

left behind

What happens behind hotel doors can leave us wondering? What is left behind hotel doors can leave us scratching our heads. We expect the lone sock, phone charger, book or tube of toothpaste, but the Telegraph shares some of the weirder items! 1)   Ode to Salad: Who doesn’t enjoy a good salad?  But apparently someone[...]

Lucky Dog

In just a few days we will be celebrating St. Patty’s Day with all the luck of the Irish; and it got me thinking about our lucky dog. Do you have a lucky dog?  The dog that is a member of the family; sits on the sofa, is treated to ice cream, is hugged and[...]

Mardis Gras!

Next Tuesday (March 4) we celebrate Mardi Gras or Fat Tuesday!  Mardi Gras is a day that pretty much says, “Go crazy and feast away!” For some it is the last day before Lent, which is a time of solemn observance. Mardi Gras can mean many things to many people, but one thing for sure,[...]