Oct 21 2011

Here's Your Sign

Ever seen a sign that just cracked you up? Tell us about it or post your favorite on Facebook.. (keep it clean please)

October Build your immunity with Prevention Today

7 Workplace Blunders and How to Avoid Them

1. Taking things too personally

2. Not asking enough questions 

3. Shrinking back instead of speaking up

Mandatory 25 percent tips would weed out bad customers Shine from YAHOO!

Lately it seems like I can’t go anywhere without encountering that awkward tipping moment An Insider's Guide to Tipping Shine form YAHOO!

There's an awful lot of bad blood between banks and their customers right now. In these tough economic times, new fees have really hit a nerve. How to break up with your ban in seven steps MSNBC

The 9 Most Annoying THings To Say To A Single Person Shine from YAHOO!

1. "Are you seeing someone? Why not?"

It's fun to turn the question around to the asker. "Why are you in a relationship?" "Because I'm in love!" "Right, well, I'm not."

2. "Have you tried online dating?"

Online dating? What is this new fangled thing you speak of?

(Of course we're online dating!)

3. "It'll happen when you least expect it."

The problem is, if you're single and actively looking, then you're always kind of expecting it.

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Oct 20 2011

Self Advice

If you could give your "teen self" advice, what would it be?

Kelli Caldwell: "Don't worry so much about what the other kids are thinking. They are most likely not thinking about you at all!"

Hugh Jackman: "Love life? (spoiler alert) You will meet an incredible woman, and the choice to marry her will be the easiest choice of your life."

Alice Cooper: "Trashy girls are excitin' for about 5 minutes. Keep your eye out for a really good lookin' church girl. Then you'll have the best of both worlds."

Ricki Lake: "Talking is good … so speak up, and continue to be heard. Someday soon, the world is going to be listening!"

What advice would you give your teen self if you could? Share here or on Facebook.

Famous people give their teen selves advice USA Today

The restaurant provides gourmet-quality meals to the hungry while enabling them to volunteer on community projects in return without the stigma of visiting a soup kitchen. Bon Jovi opens charitable Pay-What-You-Can Restaurant in NJ HuffingtonPost

7 workplace blunders and how to avoid them Shine from YAHOO!

1. Taking things too personally

2. Not asking enough questions

3. Shrinking back instead of speaking up

Read full article for more tips.

Today's retailers have uncovered the science behind shopping. Your favorite mall stores actually hire such retail researchers as Paco Underhill, author of "Why We Buy: The Science of Shopping." 7 shopping secrets retailers won't tell you Bankrate.com

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Oct 20 2011

Worth Fighting For

Cancer has effected approximately 1.5 million plus lives in America.  Recently Guiliana Rancic was diagnosed with breast cancer.

We want to honor those who have battled cancer, still battling, survived or lost the fight.  If that is you or someone you know, please post the name here or on Facebook.  Also, please join us in prayer for these people and families.

First name I want to add is my mom, Carol Smith.

Thank you for your comments and prayers.

Here are some resources.

Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure

American Cancer Society

Other Stories:

The mother of the two-year-old girl who was run over twice by vans and left bleeding in the middle of a narrow market street in China has praised the woman who rescued her gravely injured daughter. Chinese Toddler’s Hit and Run: Mother Praises Rescuer. abc NEWS

A family from Joplin, Mo., whose home was destroyed in the devastating tornado got the surprise of a lifetime today when Ty Pennington and the team from ABC's "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition" knocked on their door, live on "Good Morning America," with news that their house would be rebuilt. Tornado-Scarred Joplin Family Gets Surprise of a Lifetime. abc Good Morning America

A real life Notebook movie story. An Iowa couple who was married for 72 years died one hour apart last week in the hospital as they held hands. Couple married 72 years dies holding hands. TODAY

Real Life "Notebook" Story by K-LOVE Radio

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