A Day in the Life.

A Day in the Life.

Lately, I’ve really gotten into listening to podcasts. One of my favs is Happy Hour with Jamie Ivey. Through this, I was introduced to Shay Shull and her blog Mix & Match Mama. She posts yummy recipes, but what has really kept me from clicking the “unsubscribe” button is her fun and sweet updates about [...]

GG Challenge S1, E3: Kill Me Now

GG Challenge S1, E3: Kill Me Now

If you've watched the whole series, it's easy to forget that Rory didn't always have a super close relationship with her grandparents. This episode marks the beginning of her and Richard's close and loving relationship. What's your favorite moment from the episode? This week’s challenge: Go golfing. If you’re not very good at golf, try [...]

Redeem the Day.

Redeem the Day.

Today (or rather, the day I wrote this :)) is the day after Labor Day. The official first day of fall in my book. It’s the day kids go back to school, and even those of us not on that calendar seem to fall back into more established and regimented routines after the relaxed summer [...]

GG Challenge S1, E2: The Lorelai’s First Day of Chilton

GG Challenge S1, E2: The Lorelai’s First Day of Chilton

I love first days of school (in case you haven't picked up on that yet). The excitement, the school supplies. Everything is new. This week we watch Rory’s first day of school.  This week’s challenge: Try Lobster Puffs. I'm not a big seafood person, but if Sookie likes it, it must be good. Here's a recipe [...]

Reality.

Reality.

Embracing my love for the back to school season, this month I'm going to share some of the lessons I've learned over the past year. I was at a board meeting a few years ago and the Board was faced with a very important decision. One of our companies was losing a lot of money [...]