A Special Day with L’Occitane in NYC!

{A big “Thank you” to L’Occitane for hosting me for this wonderful day event. Enjoy!} Last week I had the lovely opportunity to visit L’Occitane corporate offices in New York City. Wow, what a day! We met some of the wonderful folks behind the day to day operations. We also got to take a top-of-the-bus […]

The New Hotel Madison in Harrisonburg VA: A Refreshing Sneak Peek!

Hotel Madison opens May 1!

Harrisonburg, Virginia is growing by leaps and bounds. We are literally seeing new businesses coming to town regularly, and there seems to be construction everywhere, all the time now. No kidding. So when the whole block at the corner of Martin Luther King Jr. Way and Main Street was razed to the ground, I knew […]

Seize the Moment, Take the Opportunity!

via Instagram http://ift.tt/2CAmI95 Almost 3 years ago, we had the experience of a lifetime. My husband was selected to oversee the students of the summer studies abroad program in Salamanca, Spain. And we all went with him, to live in Salamanca for 2 months! Our kids were 19, 18, and 16 at the time. I […]

Excellence Speaks: My Musings on Marvel’s Black Panther

I just feel compelled to take a moment and speak my piece on the phenom that is Marvel’s Black Panther. When I first heard that this Marvel movie was in the the works, I was excited. This would be the first time in my lifetime that a black superhero would headline a film about his […]