Posts Tagged: best friend

The best gift

It’s a constant reassurance to me that I am forever being taught new lessons…or reminded of old ones. For several weeks, I had been chewing on the idea of visiting my best friend and her family for Christmas in Vegas.  I’ve done it every year since they moved, but I was given pause by the… Read more »

A woman’s touch

And finally, the end of Shopping Week on the JMD blog.  A week of reminisces and ponderings on that which we all do every week (if not every day).  Thus, our final entry… Having just touched on the kickoff of the holiday buying season, it seems logical to tell tales of my own holiday shopping. … Read more »

Queen for a day

Birthday week continues… Yesterday, we were reminiscing together about my best friend throwing me a wonderful surprise birthday party for my 40th birthday.  I can only recall one happier birthday. I may have mentioned that she was two years younger than me.  During the party, I already started planning a return of the favor for… Read more »

Friends can surprise you

Birthday week continues… When I started with my last company, I came from years of working in the public world of large national (or international) companies.  Moving to a privately owned regional business was a switch, especially as the company had a defined and unique culture. The changeover left me feeling isolated and I was… Read more »