Having grown up in the boondocks of Connecticut, I have to admit that I never even heard of a fish fry until I moved to Wisconsin. When I mentioned it to my parents, they remembered their churches having them when they were children, but the fish fry had long since vanished from the weekly dining out option. Once I landed in Wisconsin, I began noticing signs for fish frys everywhere - local churches, family restaurants, even our neighborhood restaurant chains had them. I have always
While a lot of the focus on improving education centers around what happens in the school building, we also need to take a look at how we are setting our students up for success at home. Whether your student is doing homework after their traditional school day, attending an online school or participating in homeschooling, having a space that promotes learning is crucial to success. I connected with Connections Academy, a provider of full-time online public school, and they shared a few things
What is your favorite gift to receive? Is it a gift card? For a long time, I was less than thrilled when I would get a gift card as a gift. (I know, what was wrong with me???) They just didn't seem that exciting, I guess. Boy, have I changed my mind!! I'm now 100% in love with both giving and receiving gift cards as presents and I'm sharing why. I'm thrilled to be partnering with Cardpool.com to bring you my five reasons why gift cards make great gifts! Gift cards allow the recipient
My heart kind of stopped for a minute as I read the email. "I think you've been hacked - I'm getting strange emails from your business account." Oh crud, I thought.(Okay - I might have used a stronger word than crud.) Did all of my clients and business contacts get them too? Not exactly the professional image I was looking to project! How was I going to sell myself as a knowledgable pro when I couldn't even protect my computer from viruses and hackers??? This happened to me almost ten years
If you've visited St. Louis more than once, you probably already know that there are many free attractions. From the St. Louis Zoo and St. Louis Science Center, to the Anheuser-Busch Tour, this list has you covered when it comes to FREE things to do in St. Louis. Five Free Things to Do in St. Louis Grant's Farm. A popular St. Louis destination since 1954, Grant's Farm is a 281 acre ...