Shit Can Dan and The Mommy Manager

July 2010 “What do you mean you don’t have any employees helping you load the entire store into the storage unit,”  Auburn my DM cried into the phone.  I stood in the back of the medium sized U-Haul that we surprisingly crammed every last bit of product into the day before.  The hot 100 degree weather and… Read More

Sinking Serenity

Synchronized unemployment within a month of one another was not the plan.  Our daughter was not due for another four months when my very successful fiancé put in his two weeks notice as regional VP of a large multi-billion dollar company to return to a small company that he had reigned as COO in the past that was… Read More

The Mall that Cried Wolf

“They were screaming, ‘We have to get in the back, there’s a shooter,’ ” said one mom. -KHOU-11 Willowbrook Mall in Houston, TX was one of my first malls, at the cloudy to recall age of two.  I remember waffle fries and I remember lunches at Chelsea Street.  I remember the screaming of the 80’s… Read More