…drink it in

Happy Tuesday, crusaders. The second day of what will be most everyone’s first full week back after the holidays. Right about now I’m sure the reality that you still have three more days left in this week (and probably most of still today too).

…get s√©rieux

It’s semi-final time, football fans, and if you still think I’m talking about this ūüŹą, just walk away. Slowly. You don’t want to hurt yourself. Today, France and Belgium face off in the first of the World Cup semi-final matches and things are getting, in a word,¬†s√©rieux. Just the perfect sort of sentiment for some…

…keep reaching

On this day in 1953, Sir Edmund Hillary and¬†Tenzing Norgay became the first explorers to reach the peak of Mt. Everest. This incredible example of the perseverance of the human spirit and ingenuity serves as an inspiration to this day. And today as so many of us across the U.S. return to work after a…

…Wrap Things Up

Holiday shoppers, bakers, and hosts, it’s officially crunch time. With under a week to go until Christmas, there’s little time to waste. There are gifts to be bought, shipped, wrapped, and delivered. Cookies need to be baked. Final touches have to be put on menus. Homes need to be cleaned, and are you stressed yet?…