Success Is 20% Perspiration and 80% Communication

Have you heard the saying, “Genius is 20% inspiration and 80% perspiration?” There are a couple of different versions of this quote, most often attributed to Thomas Edison. I’m going to add my own twist to the mix. This past week, Son 2 was at an engineering camp. Their capstone project was to design a … More Success Is 20% Perspiration and 80% Communication

Fifty Shades of Stuck – Arguing Semantics with a Teenager

Every year, hubby has to leave for a few days during calving season and attend his company’s annual meeting. Most years, it means several things fall through the cracks as I am working and the kids are at school. This year was a bit different as Son 1 graduated from high school and was finished with … More Fifty Shades of Stuck – Arguing Semantics with a Teenager