…Give a Lift

Happy Valentine’s Day! To those of you who aren’t celebrating — Happy Thursday! Valentine’s Day has a reputation for being a divisive holiday. On one side you have those who just love to love, well, love. On the other side are the cynics. Personally, I think most of us fall somewhere in the middle. It’s…

…Haunt

Happy Halloween! The past month of costume parties, masquerades, and pumpkin spice everything have been leading up to this. It’s decision time.

…Wake Up

If today feels like just another Monday you may want to take another look at your calendar. It’s October! It’s time to wake up and welcome a new week and a new month. If October snuck up on you then you haven’t been following the 2WC closely enough. It’s cool, you’re here now and we…

…Be Corny

Happy All Hallows’ Eve Eve! Not only is today the day before Halloween, it’s also National Candy Corn Day. Yes, it’s barely more of a holiday than Halloween Eve, but it’s better than calling today by its true name — Monday. Sorry, forget I mentioned that, and focus on the brightly colored, waxy corn-like sugar…

…stay sweet

Today the sentimental among us celebrate Sweetest Day, a day created by confectioners with several unconfirmed origin stories. The one I choose to believe tells a tale of a candy company employee who wanted to bring a little sweetness to the “forgotten” in his community. So he, along with a few helpers, distributed candy to…

…Share The Love

Happy Valentine’s Day! It may be a holiday invented by the greeting card, flower, and candy industries, but that won’t stop most of us from celebrating. It’s easy to be cynical about this rose and candy heart-filled, confectionary holiday, but today I’m taking the high road and you’re welcome to come along for the ride.