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The Day I Ran Away From Home

The Day I Ran Away From Home

What do cartoons have to do with my legal case? My son Jake watches this cartoon called Teen Titans Go. It’s one of those shows that I call “squeaky cartoons” where at least one character has this ear-piercing voice and they usually say the dumbest things. And since the dumb things get the biggest laughs, … Continue reading

Come and listen to a story …

Come and listen to a story …

Come and listen to a story ’bout a man named Jed Poor mountaineer barely kept his family fed Then one day he was shooting for some food, And up through the ground come a bubbling crude (Oil that is, black gold, Texas tea)   OK, not really That’s not really the story I’m going to … Continue reading

What a long strange trip it’s been

What a long strange trip it’s been

More Blogging Silence I wish I could say that my recent blogging silence was because I unplugged over the holidays. It wasn’t. I actually had several power working days over the winter break where I sat down to work and what seemed like just a couple of hours later, it was dark outside. In between … Continue reading

The Vortex

The Vortex

The World English Dictionary describes a Vortex as the following: any activity, situation, or way of life regarded as irresistibly engulfing I believe I have stumbled upon a vortex and for the life of me, I can’t figure this one out. I had another blog post for today but this vortex thing is weighing on … Continue reading

Start all over again

Start all over again

When my blogger friend Kate of Did That Just Happened posted this comment, I didn’t know what to say: I came searching your blog to see how the “no yelling” thing was going – I’ve been reading a blog of a few others that are doing Orange Rhino, and it sounds basically like the same … Continue reading

Authenticity

Authenticity

Last night when I was on Pinterest (ooo like that’s a surprise … Penney on Pinterest?), the words Authentic came across my screen. I clicked on the image to read the whole thing. And then I read it again. Below is the image that I saw last night. It’s one of the popular quotes from … Continue reading

Go Big or Go Home

Go Big or Go Home

When the folks at Dex Digital first contacted me to do the webinar, I was thrilled, excited and quite honestly, a bit humbled. Me? They wanted me to be on a webinar reaching out to hundreds or even thousands of their customers to talk about how small businesses can use social media. And the icing … Continue reading

National Take Your Watch Off Day

National Take Your Watch Off Day

As you know from my Almost Wordless Wednesday post the other day, my son Jake and I took a small vacation while he was on Spring Break. We spent the most of the time at my father’s beach house and it didn’t take me long before I was living on Island Time. For those of … Continue reading