Letters used to be the main form of communication. Instead of sending a text message or an email or calling, you wrote a letter to express how you were feeling or to share important news. It took time and effort. The resulting reply took time to... (Read More)
William Lamartine Thompson used his considerable talents to write several popular hymns throughout his life, but his story has a surprising entrepreneurial bent.
Thompson first had the idea to sell his songs to other publishers but was only... (Read More)
Are you ready to embrace longer days and warmer temperatures? The first day of spring is generally recognized as the Vernal Equinox. But be honest - didn't you notice a 'spring' in your step as soon as you turned the calendar over to March?
March... (Read More)
A post recently making the rounds on Facebook lists questions you can ask your children to encourage conversation and get them to open up about their day. One of the questions is: What is one good thing that happened today?
It's a great question... (Read More)
Rush, rush, rush is one certainty in our busy world. Another certainty seems to be stress, stress, stress. And the very rush that drives so many people's days is the same thing that causes the stress. That stress, in turn, can have some pretty... (Read More)
Cold and flu season is upon us, and as much as we all hope to avoid catching something, we inevitably do. Calling in sick to work when you work from home can be just as much of a hassle as convincing your boss you are actually sick. So here's how to... (Read More)
No matter what business you are in, growth is most likely one of your main goals. You know that a great part of the continued success of your business is the ability to bring existing customers back and to bring new ones in. How do you do this... (Read More)
Did you know that before the women’s one piece bathing suit was invented, women basically swam in a dress? The style of swimwear was heavy, ugly and dangerous in the water. But no one really fought it because swimming wasn’t considered a hobby... (Read More)
One positive we can take away from the devastating natural disasters we've witnessed in 2017 is that people do have giving spirits. The outpouring of love and support does a heart good. This has been a unique year as we've had the opportunity to... (Read More)