…Lend an Ear

Today, everyone’s favorite mouse turns the big 9-0. On this day in 1928 “Steamboat Willie” debuted and the world met Mickey Mouse. It’s hard to imagine that 90 years ago anyone could have foreseen how much this little mouse would change the world. Of course, he didn’t do it by himself. Apparently even an animated lady…

…Rock the Dots

Today, everyone’s favorite polka dot wearing mouse gets to strut her stuff on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. It also happens to be National Polka Dot Day, making this officially the perfect day for Minnie Mouse to finally get her star. In celebration of this well deserved honor, today’s #MondayMotivation is inspired by Mickey’s partner…

…make mice

Today we celebrate the 89th birthday of a mouse known the world over. Yes, for 89 years, Mickey Mouse has brought joy to children of all ages with his can-do attitude and cheery disposition. Whether he was fighting off baddies or hanging with his pals, Mickey’s been lifting hearts since that first adventure, “Steamboat Willie,”…

…haul out the holly

It’s the final weekend before Thanksgiving, and the annual Christmas debate is in full swing.  Everyone seems to be complaining or commenting on the same question—How early is too early?…for holiday decorations. For the sake of full disclosure: our Christmas tree went up yesterday.  And for the sake of even fuller disclosure: Bing Crosby is…

…take out the trash

Today I thought I’d take a look at the English language.  I don’t know about everyone else, but I know that because it is my native tongue I often overlook how beautiful it can be. Poets, playwrights, and songwriters have made this clear over and over again with countless works.  I mean for Christ’s sake,…