That’s Their Name

Sprinkles. That’s their name. Don’t doubt it for one little second. I know where I live… and yes, I defy the local vernacular and so do many others, even those who are not “transplants” to this little burg. But, really, Read More …

You Get Sticky Fingers

What happens when you make caramel apples? What definitely happens when you have the kids help you…make caramel apples? You get sticky fingers. A small price to pay, right? It is worth the mess. It is worth the hassle. It Read More …

Product Placement Matters

Marketing 101 tells you that product placement matters. …the red mark on your forehead will tell you whether or not you paid attention when you went shopping. Foiled again. Not paying attention can cost you – the consumer. Not paying Read More …

Get Into The Groove

Going with the flow, sometimes means that you need to get into the groove. Like dancing. Move with the music. Let the beat roll over you. Close your eyes, and just sway back and forth. Of course there are things Read More …

Themed Commercials

Did anyone else “catch” the themed commercials during this week’s This Is Us season premiere? Of course you did – if you were paying attention – if you were actually watching the commercials as they played out live. Since when Read More …

Find The Perfect

There really is no way to find the perfect way… to happiness. to say I am sorry. to broach an awkward topic. to explain the way you feel, based on your entire life’s experience. to just let them do what Read More …

Rain Boots or Flip Flops

It is more of a matter of preference than a rule, but today the weather should have dictated whether you should wear rain boots or flip flops. cold and wet – rain boots wet but warm  – flip flops muddy Read More …

Collaboration and Creativity

In my world, collaboration and creativity go together. They go together like peas and carrots – even if you don’t like them – even if you think of the round peas (obviously) and the cubed carrots reminiscent of childhood vegetable Read More …