Pepi’s health was in jeopardy. His prescription medication disappeared at a rest stop somewhere in the U.S. Midwest. I was in panic but not so much that I lost control. I took a minute to breathe and think. How could a pill bottle go from being in plain sight to completely disappearing? I retraced my steps. What did I touch? Where did the bottle roll?
It took me two years to recover from losing two pets one month apart. Pepper, a Chow Chow, passed from old age (14 still doesn’t seem to be old to me), and Daisy, a Rottweiler, contracted cancer at the tender age of 5. Two years later my brother-in-law announced that his fiancee’s Yorkshire Terrier was expecting. My husband and I discussed whether or not bringing
“You can’t make money with that!” Those were the first words I heard from my uncle who asked me to explain the type of book I was preparing to write. The book had already been accepted by a publisher. I was diligently planning the content and marketing strategy when my mom asked me to accompany her by car to visit her best friend and her
There’s little need to work in a cavernous space unless you have staff working beside you. Large spaces look glamorous. However, an adequate space, one that allows you to reach everything at arm’s length, saves lots of time. It may not seem that way, but once you begin a project, you’ll be happy that you don’t have to get up from your chair multiple times
Standing atop a roof, as this picture illustrates, is not a practical place to think about your business and its development. Neither is a hospital room, a noisy environment you may end up in if you attempt this danger. You may think that your office is a logical choice. While it’s your main space, it’s not always the most inspiring. Sometimes you have to get