Archive for November, 2013

Thanksgiving

Posted on November 26, 2013 at 8:35am by heatherscherer No Comment

Thanksgiving was the big holiday of my childhood.  All my cousins came to town and we had a blast.  My grandmother would spend three days setting the tables just right.  She believed it was important that all our tables were connected.  She believed that the tables being connected was symbolic of our being connected together…

Happy Birthday to Me

Posted on November 22, 2013 at 6:50am by heatherscherer No Comment

On Wed, November 20th, I awoke too early and decided to check my email.  In it was a response to a grant I had applied for and we had been approved for just over $12000.  This money is designated to marketing in our area.  It is traditional marketing like billboards, postcards and radio.  Things we…

Christmas Music too Early

Posted on November 15, 2013 at 3:12pm by heatherscherer No Comment

I was in a store today and they were playing Christmas music.  I love Christmas music but I find it offensive when stores start playing it so early to make me purchase things.  Somewhere along the way we have stolen the time allotted to being Thankful and have made it all about shopping.  I think…