An Experience Like No Other By Fred Mays ~ The moment you walk through the doors of the National Soccer Hall of Fame, you know something is special, here. This isn’t just a collection of rooms, filled with old jerseys. This is a high-tech experience that starts with a facial recognition scan and a touch
By Debra Goldie Jones ~ My mother, bless her heart, could have used an extra bathroom. With four kids claiming the bathroom upstairs and the downstairs “utility room” overflowing with loads of laundry, she resorted to the kitchen windowsill to hold a small cadre of personal care products. One particularly unappetizing and cringe-worthy repository was
You Are More Than Your Job Title By Nickquolette Barrett ~ The work environment has changed. Job expectations have changed. Life outside of your career has changed. And, now, your position is being eliminated. Yes, eliminated. But how could that be? You’ve worked here for 15, 20, or even 30-plus years. What are you to
By Tina Martin ~ Working out of a home office is an excellent strategy for saving money when starting a business, but eventually, you’ll want to scale. You could rent office space, but depending on where you live, that could cost anywhere from under $30 per square foot per year to more than $90. On a
By Lauren Midgley ~ Is it that we are so busy with life, that we forget to reach out to those who matter? But aren’t WE touched when someone reaches out to us to say, “I was thinking about you”? The relationships in our life do matter to us, and it’s up to us to
By Debra Goldie Jones ~ Valentine’s Day will soon be upon us, and, depending on your perspective (and Facebook status), you may regard it as a hint from Cupid’s bow or a hit for Hallmark’s coffers. When a text is just too tacky, or you can’t find a good $6.95 greeting card, it might be
By Debra Goldie Jones ~ When I was in high school, I would occasionally drop by my grandmother’s house for a chat. As we sat in a cozy nook, the cylindrical lamp glowing beside her would invariably mesmerize me. I watched the foamy implosion of Niagara Falls on a 360-degree plastic-covered paper panorama illuminated from
By Mary Meier-Evans, The Curious Cowgirl Travel Blog ~ Hello, fellow Empty Nester! Happy Fall!!! How was your Summer? Mine? Thanks for asking! My husband and I had one graduate from college, and a second (the last of our four kids) graduate from high school. Happy tears. Sad tears. And now what? I’m not a psychologist.