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Something Sweet: Orange & Ricotta Pound Cake

Something Sweet: Orange & Ricotta Pound Cake

Recipe derived from the wonderful and amazing Giada, found here   Things to make it delicious: 1½ cups cake flour (I used regular flour) 2½ teaspoons baking powder 1 teaspoon kosher salt ¾ cup (1½ sticks) butter, room temperature, plus more to grease the baking […]

When Life Give You Lemons…Make it viral

When Life Give You Lemons…Make it viral

Sorry about the click-bait title. There truly is no code, recipe, step by step path to viral content being put on blast. But what I wanted to share here was a idea of turning something that you’re given into a social media push. With the […]

Time Doesn’t Matter

Time Doesn’t Matter

I truly wish social media algorithms weren’t a thing. Can I just start by saying that? (ugh.) Before Instagram/Facebook decided to radically change their internal algorithm to “provide you with a more customized experience” garbage, there once was a day where content flowed in freely […]

Making an Impact

Making an Impact

“Don’t use social media to impress people; use it to impact people.”- Dave Willis Social media gets a bad rap. I get why. In my day-to-day duties,  I deal with complaints, stalker-like behavior, spamming, “tattling”, and people who are just having a bad day. People […]

The Beautiful Exterior

The Beautiful Exterior

The bold colors, the shiny exteriors and beautiful sights are only a reflection of the joyous spirits that are found within the people we came into contact with. The boldness and vitality of the surroundings were sub-par to the people that served in this beautiful […]

If You Support a Compassion Child

If You Support a Compassion Child

I hope you’re reading this….or at least you passed it on to someone who you know sponsors a child. The beautiful art form of letter writing is one that got lost to the digital age. However while the Rest of the world sped forward in […]

Hit the Refresh Button

Hit the Refresh Button

My life is pretty chaotic. How do I know? It’s not my schedule, although that is busy. And it’s not the length of my to do list. It was the status of my email accounts. Cluttered and filled with chaos and ugliness. I realized my […]

A Quiet Morning

A Quiet Morning

Can you hear that? No? Neither can I. The whispers of life outside my window tease me to what I can be missing out on. The clacks of flip flops on the pavement tell stories of running late for church and rushed walking to the […]

What Makes Places Special?

What Makes Places Special?

When traveling abroad I look at the beauty. I look at the ancient buildings. I look at the stories that echo off the walls of the ancient structures. Sitting watching people pass by I realized. It’s not the location. It’s not the buildings. It’s not […]