Life {My Word for the Year}

I’ll be turning 40 in March, this has been a difficult thing for me to accept. Forty has always symbolized something I never wanted to be: old. please read that word with the appropriate amount of shuddering and nose crinkling I remember looking at the forty~something~year~old women of my youth and thinking they were looking [...]

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Today I Said “Good~Bye”

I remember how nervous I was when I first went to the campus for my interview.  I wasn’t sure what to expect ~ would everyone be nice, would it be one of those stuffy interviews where everyone asks questions and no one smiles or would it be relaxed and informal.  I went in prepared for [...]

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Advice for Miss 17 Upon Her Graduation

For 17 years, you’ve listened to my “Dos” and “Don’ts”.  You’ve shrugged me off at times and, at others, you’ve nodded and agreed.   I’ve shared my struggles of single motherhood with you.  Walking miles in the hot Louisiana sun because I didn’t have a car or the money for a taxi, just to get [...]

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Book Review: Jolt!: Get the Jump on a World that’s Constantly Changing by Phil Cooke

BOOK DESCRIPTION (FROM THE BACK OF THE BOOK) In Jolt! television producer, social media guru, and cultural commentator Phil Cooke helps you discover how you can navigate today’s culture of disruption and actually use it to your advantage.  You’ll learn that changing a company and changing your life are based on virtually the same key [...]

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Monday Mingle: Blogging and Lofty Ambitions

Monday Mingle is hosted by Eighty MPH Mom.  If you’d like to participate, simply create a short vlog and link up to the linky.  Don’t forget to grab the badge and leave some comment love for your fellow participants.  Afterall, isn’t that what mingling is all about? This week’s questions were submitted by Dee @ [...]

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