Is Your Business Prepared for the "Year of the Tablet?"

Apple unveiled the highly anticipated iPad 2 Wednesday morning. It’s thinner and lighter than the original iPad, boasts two cameras (one in the front and one in the back), and it’s nine times faster than its predecessor....more

Being Happy...All the Time

I’ve been thinking about happiness a lot this week. Happy. Sad. Angry. Peaceful. Confused. Resentful. I vividly remember spending the first 25 years of my life in an attempt to find and secure happiness. At times it seemed elusive, and at others, easy to find. But sometimes I wondered if my occasional blue feelings, disgruntled self, and mind-wanderings were normal....more


Wow, so now I'M in the Blogher community TOO? What do you know? Really didn't plan THAT! But, how many things are we successful in anticipating anyhow? I'm not sure about everyone else, but I constantly feel like I'm playing catch up. And, that's only the stuff from before (I still have old high school and college docs I need to look at!). Then, there are the daily meals, the kids, the house, career goals, and of course who could forget the hubby? Besides counting on the Lord, I don't know how I'd do it all (but I don't I guess, He does...)...more

Free Publicity and Your Business

There is no better publicity than free positive publicity! Having your business’s name mentioned in articles, TV stories and blogs can help you build your brand value and credibility. However, to get free publicity you need to understand how the media works so you can use it to plug stories favorable to your business....more