My Favorite Top 5 Business Sites

For my UBC post#2, I want to offer what I consider my favorite Top 5 business sites, as they relate to freelance topics, such as writing, blogging, working from home, and improving skills.¬† I’m not putting these in any particular order of importance – just alphabetical! My Favorite Top 5 Business Sites 1- Alison FREE … Read more

Blogathon Commencing!

Greetings, one and all! I really did NOT fall off the planet – just got sidetracked with a hectic month due to — no big surprise — getting behind on OTHER obligations! Problem is, I signed up to do the Ultimate Blog Challenge¬†(UBC) prior to realizing how busy the month of April would be for … Read more

He Would Have Been 79 Today

My beloved Dad would have been 79 today (3-15) – but instead, he is celebrating his 9th year in Heaven. We used to celebrate our March birthdays together, along with my middle daughter, whose birthday is April 3rd. Most of the rest of the family have summer and fall birthdays. I’m thankful for my Dad … Read more

She Would Have Been 83 Today

My Mom would have been 83 today. She passed away on July 7, 2011,¬† only about 14 months after this picture was taken. Ironically, her little dog companion, Annie, also passed away a few months before Mom did. I mentioned these in a previous post ten days ago, on the six-month anniversary of her death, … Read more

Dreaming a Dream of Excellence

Since Martin Luther King’s Day just passed, with the usual reflection on his “I have a dream” speech, I wanted to discuss the topic here. I dream a dream of excellence. The basic definition for excellence is that it is “the state or quality of excelling or being exceptionally good” and demonstrating qualities or characteristics … Read more