Marketing, Motherhood, and Mayhem

Entries Tagged as 'Mayhem'

Reputation Management

August 22nd, 2013 No Comments

Today is very different than when many of us were children.  As I reflect back on my college days, I’m thankful that Social Media was not what it is today.  In today’s world, the lens of society through Social Media is everywhere.  Whether it’s a company and their product, an athlete or a young adult that is caught [...]


Worst End of School Year Mom Ever – repost

June 5th, 2013 1 Comment

This is a truly funny article written by Jen Hatmaker.  I originally read it on Huffington Post, but feel free to check out her writings at If you’re a Mom, I’m sure you can relate this time of year.  If you’re a Mom and you can’t relate then you’re probably kidding yourself.   Enjoy!  Deb [...]


Remembering what’s really priceless…

May 27th, 2013 No Comments

I was working late, but had to run out to Publix to grab something for the next day. I was stressed out. Feeling work pressure and kind of feeling sorry for myself. I checked out and started to hustle out of the store back to my car so I could get back to working on [...]



November 17th, 2011 No Comments

The holidays are a time to celebrate family and friends.  But you may not be feeling at all like one of Santa’s little helpers. In fact, you may be feeling like the Grinch. The holidays bring an endless round of obligations at work and at home: client annuals, cards to send, presents to buy, entertaining, [...]


Back to School already?

August 2nd, 2011 No Comments

Seems like Summer just started, but did some Back to School Shopping last weekend.  I also do my Christmas shopping early and I do my back to school shopping early…or so I thought.  Many retailers and advertisers moved up the start of their sales and marketing campaigns devoted to children’s clothing, stationery, computers and other [...]


Business Blunders 2010

January 5th, 2011 No Comments

One thing you can count on the beginning and end of every NEW YEAR… “LISTS”.   Lists of best dressed, worst dressed, sexiest  man, richest woman.  I just want to share my list of what I feel are some of the stupidest blunders of 2010.  I’m keeping it to my top three so as not to bore [...]


Tis the season

November 24th, 2010 No Comments

Thanksgiving Day is tomorrow and in America it is a time to offer thanks, of family gatherings and holiday meals. A time of eating too much turkey, stuffing, and pumpkin pie. A time for football, holiday parades and giant balloons in the shape of cartoon characters.  It’s also the time the mayhem starts to set [...]


Alcoholic Energy Drink Sends Kids to Hospital

October 27th, 2010 No Comments

Heard some crazy stories about some of the Homecoming festivities.   Some good kids making bad decisions.  Scares the crap out of me.  As parents we can only hope the values we’ve instilled in our children will protect them and they can fight against the peer pressure that is the constant companion of a teenager.  I just [...]


Political Correctness is OUT OF CONTROL

October 22nd, 2010 No Comments

I don’t feel this is the proper forum for me to spout my political beliefs.  And, just because I embedded an O’Reilly video, don’t think I agree with everything he rants on about.  Some I do, some I don’t.  I do, however, feel a grave injustice was done this week.  Freedom of Speech is one of [...]


As the world watched

October 15th, 2010 No Comments

As the world watched with nervous anticipation, Chile’s trapped miners were shuttled up a narrow tube to freedom this week.  For 68 days, much of the world’s thoughts and prayers were with these 33 men who were trapped 2,000 feet below the surface.  This meticulously planned rescue operation ended the longest underground entrapment in human [...]