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"Have you Hugged your Retail Workers Today??" (People Skills 101)

I work a retail job :) So does my boyfriend, and some of my best friends in New York :) We work at the Christian-owned craft store chain, Hobby Lobby :) We sell a variety of crafters things, like seasonal decorations, party supplies, scrapbooking/rubber stamps and paper, unfinished wood, clay, beads and jewelry making supplies, iron-ons, tie dye and t-shirts, paints, pastels, pencils and canvases and sketchbooks, we have our own custom framing shop, yarn, cotton thread, embroidery thread, sewing patterns and fabric, thread, synthetic flowers and flower arrangements (we do custom flower arrangements too) and two aisles of wedding supplies. 1,640 more words


A Dinner from Home

Three years ago when we moved half-way across the country I was in shock. We moved to a place where we knew no one. The closest people we knew were 500 miles away. 533 more words


Website Design Series

I get to be a college teacher :) Come join Happiness Engineer Sam Hamdy and myself for these two workshops at Jamestown Community College if you happen to be in the area. 16 more words


An update on the past two years

I have neglected this blog for some time, mostly because I did not have much to say. After the Sun-Times layoffs in Chicago, I was no longer working as a photojournalist. 2,470 more words


shhh...i'm still awake ;)

Sweet Marth and I at the Falls today! I love this man with all my heart and soul…I know alot of people say that about their significant other, and i truly hope they mean it…cuz i know i do. 82 more words


Field Trip!!

List of things to do today:
-drink 2 more cups of tea
-drink 3 quarts of water

I am SO excited for today! Marth’s family (him, his parents, his sister and her husband) and i are going to Niagara Falls today!! 131 more words


Spreading a Message of Sustainability

Going Green gets the spotlight each April when Earth Day events abound and awareness takes center stage. But sustainability is something we emphasize year-round at NYPA’s Visitors Centers, and you’ll find we’ve been spreading the sustainability message to the community for generations. 234 more words

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