Monthly Archives: April 2013

Guest Blog: Serious or Fun, Custom Lapel Pins Get the Job Done!

With a wide range of color choices and styles, custom lapel pins have both a serious and a playful side. As a serious item, custom-designed pins offer a purposeful way to show unity. Pins are often used by marketing campaigns … Continue reading

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Guest Blog: Supporting the Fight Against Cancer with Awareness Ribbons

Cancer awareness ribbons are much more than a fashion statement; they are a compelling way to show unity for an important cause. Cancer, in its many forms, affects almost everyone in some way. Many people know someone who has cancer … Continue reading

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Saluting Volunteers

April 21st through the 27th is National Volunteer Week across the USA. This week is the time to pick up new habits in volunteering, be that at the animal shelter, for a local non-profit, or just helping your elderly neighbor … Continue reading

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It’s the Environment, Stupid.

Mother Earth and I are on the outs today. It has been raining almost nonstop since early yesterday, and I mean RAINING. With half a foot of water on the ground now, I had to get mighty creative on my … Continue reading

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Jack and Jane of All Trades

As the saying goes: some days you’re the windshield, some days you’re the bug. This is true of any person’s life, and of any profession. But I think it rings particularly true for those who work in administration for a … Continue reading

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Do the tighten up

In my line of work, charity is pretty much our bread and butter. We make awareness ribbons in every color of the rainbow, including polka dot and argyle. I don’t know offhand what those represent but I’m sure they stand … Continue reading

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Get Kick-started

Not to brag, but I know a lot of starving artists. Actually, I suppose it would only be bragging if they weren’t starving, wouldn’t it? Regardless, I have more than a few artistic friends out there always tirelessly plugging away … Continue reading

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Do you wear blue?

The first rule they always give you when you announce you “want to be a writer”: write what you know. And that’s good advice, unless you need to address something like child abuse when you yourself had a thankfully wonderful … Continue reading

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Go Blue!

I noticed this morning an abundance of blue surrounding me, enough that I actually did notice. People were wearing blue, certain websites and newsfeeds had gone blue, buildings had blue lights switched on. I’m ashamed to admit that despite working … Continue reading

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