This past weekend I was saddened by the loss of Christian author Rachel Held Evans. Also known as RHE in the media world, her sudden death was brought on by what seemed only the flu and infection. Needless to say, it shocked a flock of people who followed her writing. Even though I wasn't always … [Read more...] about Eshet Chayil
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What do FedEx, AirBnB, and Evernote have in common? We can all agree they are hugely successful companies. They're also companies from which most of us benefit on a regular basis. Interestingly, all three also were once startups on the verge of collapse when they were saved by investors who cared … [Read more...] about Successful Entrepreneurship Takes a Village
It's National Farmers Market Week and I couldn't appreciate it more, having just attended a workshop on Raleigh's Hillside Farm. Oh, my goodness, the arduous, hand labor that goes into producing high-quality, organic vegetables. Let's take a moment right now and send out a #lovemymarket and … [Read more...] about Love My Market, Love My Farmers!
Happy February! So what do you think my honeybees are up to these days? From what I’ve read, they’re not hibernating. Even in cold Midwestern temps—and we've had plenty of that this year—those little sweethearts are busy in their hives clustering together, fluttering their wings and energizing … [Read more...] about February Randomness