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I Was A Conference Virgin

I Was A Conference Virgin

I admit I am a conference virgin. If I was going to lose that status, why not start out big and attend one. Or in this case two conferences. In one day. A lot of things have stopped me from attending conferences. Timing, cost, relevance – would I find prospects,...

A New Year’s Wish

  Every year I create and design a holiday card. I had been doing an interpretation of “The Twelve Days of Christmas” for the past four years and the whole “golden rings” part didn’t seem fitting for this year’s greeting — especially in light with all that has...
Going Native

Going Native

Educational and Environmental Project Part 2 (or as I call it “Going Native”) + The Minnesota State Fair — how fun is that?! Once again I am delighted to be selected as part of MP&G Marketing Solutions’s team (who are Master Water Stewards themselves) and with...
Everything Starts with a Need

Everything Starts with a Need

I’m seated in the intimate glow of the NORD TASTING ROOM among a wonderful group of women who make up our local NAWP. It’s a Wednesday evening, the March chapter meeting and we’re celebrating women entrepreneurs. “Here, try this. I love this. I eat it every day. It’s...
Color Instincts

Color Instincts

NPR’s Science Friday, featured a fascinating story on how octopuses use color to communicate. Marine biologists still have a lot of work ahead to interrupt the various shifting colors octopuses display, but it’s clear their use of color to communicate is more...