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Makes Cents to Support Local Business

It thrills me to see the steady expansion of smart local businesses (not to say that I don’t shop at mega international vendors, that tends to be a given). Smart means local coffee shops like JJ Bean, opening their 16th location in March. These businesses often figured out the region’s market formula. Starting off conservatively, […]

Volunteering: An Inspired Privilege

April is National Volunteer month, a time to celebrate and to participate in volunteerism around the country. To spice up my blog recently, it dawned on me to share my volunteer experience in my About Me section (coming soon). I always shied away from tooting my own horn about it, but volunteerism should be celebrated. […]