Dare Yourself Out Of A Rut

I saw the book “I Dare Me” in a Barnes & Noble and casually mentioned (okay, heavily suggested) to my husband that it would make a great Christmas gift. He is a good listener, that man of mine. I finished the book a few days later and found myself quite literally FIRED UP. I’d wager a…

2014

2014. Let’s Do This Thing.

I revel in the new year. I love reflecting on the months that have past and setting goals for the future. Who doesn’t, really?  2013 was a year of closure and new beginnings in my professional life. I officially began an new chapter as marketing director of Graphcom and executive editor of Frederick Gorilla Magazine. Personally…

Cranky Hot Mess

On the first day of Christmas vacation, my true love gave to me… a germ from a holiday party. (The sentence works better when you actually sing it to the tune of 12 Days of Christmas. You’re welcome.)  Now, I know what you are thinking. You are thinking that I probably had too much too drink one night. Sadly…

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Traveling To D.C.? Try A @KimptonInDC Experience

In the past two years I’ve had quite a few opportunities to travel to places like Texas, D.C., New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Virginia and Arizona. These destinations have been an equal mixture of business-family-running events. Because the purpose of each visit varies so much I find myself rating each experience according to a different…