Good Stuff! How to Make Meetings Work

Do you regularly sit through meetings that seem to accomplish nothing? Meetings where people drone on and on and on. Meetings where people discuss and no decision is ever made. Meetings that always slide off topic. Meetings that should never have been held in the first place. In many cases, the reason these meetings stink

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Faithful Readers, Nominate Awful Intent for the Whitneys before Dec 31st!

Send Frank, Sheriff Hood, and the Knitters of Death club to kick some award patootie! Here’s how: go to: http://whitneyawards.com/ and click “Nominate” at the top. Enter a bit of info and boom! But this needs to happen before December 31st. The Whitney Awards are open for the public to nominate books they think are great

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Billenkoek

So I lived for almost two years in the Netherlands and Belgium and learned the Dutch language, which is full of delights. Today’s delight is billenkoek. Now koek means cake. A koekje (small cake) is a cookie. Boterkoek is butter cake, this delicious sweet, to-die-for Dutch version of shortbread. So what does billen mean? Back

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Good Stuff! Savory Thai, Planters Medley, Everest, The Arrival

I love finding little, non-chain restaurants with excellent, reasonably priced food. And I just found another one this week. It’s called Savory Thai, and it’s on 182 W Center Street in Orem, UT. Oh, baby. If you decide to go, you are in for a treat. We ate there in celebration of my third daughter’s

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