Why I Prefer Shopping Online and Not in Your Store and How You Can Get Me Back

Yes!  I admit it.  I love to shop online.  But there are a lot of things that online shopping can’t do for me.  When clothes shopping, I can’t touch the material first or even try it on.  I can’t really get a good idea of the size of something like furniture or how it will… Read More

Twas the Eve Before Christmas: Retail Edition

It was the eve before Christmas and all through the mall not a patron was stirring, not down the halls. Plastic sacks hung by the cash wrap with care in hopes that our customers would hit with fanfare. The associates grumbled and then they said, the weather has shut down all of town, widespread. My assistant in a tiff and I with… Read More

My Quest For Career Bliss–Yes It Does Exist

My daddy could sell ‘ice to an Eskimo’, or so I was told.  I remember my daddy as a jovial person, he laughed more often and heartier than any human I have still yet to meet.  I remember tracing the deep sunburst craters that fanned out from the corners of his eyes at only 35.   He… Read More

What’s So Unique About The Lush Experience Anyway?

Lush seems to be quite the hot topic with their products constantly scrolling across our Instafeeds and their aroma seemingly awaiting us around every corner.  But where did they come from, and how did they become such an integrated part of who we are as a people?  I mean seriously, they were established only in… Read More