Time Flies When You’re Having Fun

It’s been a while since I had a chance to sit down and write on this blog. It’s not due to a lack of ideas or ambition, but just from a lack of time. It’s that idea of time that really inspired me as I looked at the calendar on my office wall and prepared…

The Best Gifts are Homemade and Edible!

Just in case you’ve missed it, the holidays are here!  From the week before Thanksgiving (early grocery shopping) to Christmas Day evening (cooking dinner) I never seem to stop running.  There’s cookie baking, decorating, shopping, mailing, wrapping, Christmas cards (taking the family photo with the pets seems to take an hour or two by itself),…

Thoughts About Labor Day Weekend and the “End” of Summer

With the unofficial end of summer upon us, I felt as though I needed to share some thoughts about this special time of the year.  First of all, a quick history lesson.  Though Labor Day means a lot to us now, we need to remember that it became a Federal holiday all the way back…