On Being a Wife of Discretion

When I was in middle school, my grandmother gave me a pair of her gold stud earrings for Christmas. They’re very plain and simple. To be honest, I didn’t appreciate them at the time. I was too interested in getting the latest Spice Girls CD. But as I’ve gotten older, I wear these classic earrings […]

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Women Who Make A Difference – Ida Austin

When we first began working on the series “Women Who Make a Difference,” we started by interviewing women in the community we came across during our business dealings with Mom’s Morning Coffee. These were women who worked in both for-profit and not-for-profit organizations that had a real impact on the lives of those around them. […]

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Easy Fall Wreath

Can’t you just feel it in the air?  It’s coming…I just know it! Even though it’s still hotter’n blue blazes in these parts, much as I know the tax man cometh, I just KNOW that autumn is on its way, too!  And so in preparation, today we’re getting our front doors ready with an easy […]

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Coffee and Conversation #7 {Link Party!}

Welcome to Coffee and Conversation! Grab a cup, get comfy, link up your posts, and stay awhile. I hope you’ll take the time to visit other blogs…You won’t be disappointed! Here are a few of our favorites from last week: Love this creative, crafty idea for using old linens! A Raggy Rug from Old Sheets […]

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3 Habits to Keep You Highly Effective

Roughly 20 years ago I took my first Leadership Seminar – Seven Habits of Highly Effective People, based on Stephen Covey’s book. I was a young advertising executive and the agency I worked for sent a group of us in hopes to help us become more effective leaders. I carried around my leather bound calendar/journal I received at that […]

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