The End of an Era: Closing a Business With Love

Closing a business is never easy. Closing a business successful for over 24 years is bittersweet. This week, I am helping my mom close the business we started together in 1990 and it is tough. When I was 19 years old, a junior in college, I wrote a business plan to open a retail bridal shop. I got … [Read more...]

Our Seventh Anniversary: How Boundaries Got Us Here

Anniversary: Family Stone

I am a sentimental girl and this week my husband and I celebrate our seven year wedding anniversary.  We met in 2000 and dated for seven years before getting hitched, so this is our fourteenth year as a couple. Our relationship, while not perfect, is growing and evolving into something new - more … [Read more...]