Holiday Playlist

Holiday Playlist

It’s hard to think of any time of year other than the holiday season that provides 24 hours worth of relevant songs. I mean, summer has its songs, and each year we get the iconic “song of summer.” But it’s not really the same as this time –...
That Patio Life

That Patio Life

Public Service Announcement: It’s not too late to get outside and do as much patio eating and drinking as possible. In fact, now is arguably the perfect time to steal a few moments in the last remaining days of good weather as possible, lingering over a beverage...
Confessions of a Social Media Ad Addict

Confessions of a Social Media Ad Addict

Social media video ads are to today’s small screen users what TV infomercials were to those of us of a certain age who still remember rotary phones and cassette tapes. I grew up watching infomercials. Aside from that Time Life Sounds of the Seventies CD set,...
Redefining the Routine

Redefining the Routine

Several times a year – usually as summer ends and fall begins and just after Jan. 1 – people start talking about “getting back to a routine.” This always makes me cringe. I have to confess that the word “routine” for me, until...