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Tomorrow Marks The Day

On Friday, January 20th, we will celebrate a new day in America as Donald J. Trump and Michael R. Pence are sworn in as President and Vice President of the United States of America at the 58th Presidential Inauguration.  462 more words

Opinion & Commentary

Stuff: When We Need White Space

+Jeanne Takenaka @JeanneTakenaka

I can’t believe we’re two weeks into 2017! In the interest of starting things new, I’m sharing a three-part series about something that impacted me in a powerful way last year. 851 more words

Jeanne Takenaka

Liquid Courage

For years, California has been in a historic drought.  This week we have been hit with torrential rains which have caused all kinds of issues, including flash floods in many areas.  1,231 more words



It’s something you’ll never be finished with. It’s a task that once commenced is never fully completed. 773 more words


I'm Up!

I’m up! I’m up and functional at 5:30 am on a Saturday morning. Not a regular work day but kind of.

After working basketball concession and the tortilla toss event all evening on a Friday night, getting home around 9:30, not winding down until about 11:30 and falling into some kind of slumber after that, I’m back up with my ready writers at a UIL event. 285 more words

Misc Thoughts

7 Ways To Build Healthier and Stronger Relationships

Without relationships, what are we? In business, it’s imperative to build relations with the people involved. Studies have shown that in any business dealing when there is the presence of a voice to voice or face to face relationship, all parties walk away healthier, wealthier, and happier. 665 more words