Good Morning! Husband superstitiously says that if you don’t say the word “snow” it might not happen. I roll my eyes to this, after all, I love snow! We had a good fall – warm, easy, bright – but I’m ready for winter and the magic of the new season – and good thing too, … Continue reading Fall Storms Vs. Spring Storms
Good Morning Friends! The other day Christine and I were discussing work styles. Some of us like to sleep in (after a restless night) and come to work later and stay later. Some of us like to wake up slowly with a few hours to prepare for the day. Others like to pop out of … Continue reading And Knowing Is Half The Battle!
Hi Lead! Well it is that time of year again!!! By this I mean “Pine Needle Battle Season” In many areas of the country, including Lead, it is the time of year to start raking up fallen leaves. However in my yard I have less lovely fall leaves and much more spiky sharp pine needles. … Continue reading Hello October!
Good Morning Dear Readers! Wow, hasn’t Fall been beautiful this year? With no early frost, the flowers have been stunning (even though the hanging pots are now crispy shadows of their former glory). Have you seen the beautiful sunflowers behind Aspire Boutique and the still vibrant beds across from Johns and Kosel? I’ve enjoyed these … Continue reading Fall In Love With Lead
Hello & Late Good Morning! I want to say thank you so much for the many kind responses I received about my news last week. It definitely hasn’t been an easy decision to leave, but I’m not leaving Lead and I look forward to continuing to be involved and an active part of our community. … Continue reading How To Leave But Stay
Dear Loyal Readers! I know how small towns are, we’re a family and boy do we love to know what everybody is up to!! It’s got it’s downsides but on the whole I really believe it’s because we care about each other, and we’re tight knit. I for one love it, and I too love … Continue reading The Tea
Hey Lead! As we head into the 2021/2022 school year I want to encourage us all to adopt the curious mindsets of new students. The attitude of a newcomer can be a helpful way to approach both old and new problems. My Niece just entered her first year in Middle School. While some problems like … Continue reading New Year, New Solutions
Good Morning! I’m such a stickler about information security. Having worked in that field, I know too much to ever feel comfortable online again. The internet is a dangerous place and should be handled with care. “Oh, it won’t affect me, I live in little old Lead, nothing bad happens here, and besides I don’t … Continue reading Always a Boy Scout, Never a Bridesmaid
Hi Lead! This week I want to talk about the “DTR” What is a DTR you might ask? A DTR is both a verb and a noun and it signifies intentional conversations. A DTR is a Define The Relationship talk! Now it may seem like this is a phrase needed only for dating couples but … Continue reading Let’s Define the Relationship
Good Morning Friends! Rally is over, the nights are getting cooler and we’re slipping into the next season. Are you ready for it? I’m half there. I do love cooler weather, crisp days and wearing more layers, but I’m not quite ready to relinquish summer! This limbo that is the last part of August has … Continue reading The Sound of Silence