Keep Calm and Plan A Party

5 Steps to Start Planning an Event

Whether planning for a gathering of friends, an office party, company open house or even a wedding, many of the same rules apply.  It is good to remember to do what you love and outsource what you don’t enjoy! For me, I love the details and making the event customized and special.  I don’t enjoy…

Season of Gratitude

  It is a beautiful Fall Sunday and I am enjoying the couch, the blanket on my legs and my puppy that lies in the crease of my legs.  I took a minute to pick up the latest issue of “O” magazine (November 2018 Volume 19, Number 11). It is always such a treat to…

Caregiving

National Nursing Home Week is coming up May 8-14 and I wanted to speak a little bit about caregiving, as it is close to my heart. My husband was diagnosed with MS at the age of 28. We had just been married for 2 years. Thus began my journey as a caregiver … and a…

New Business in Town!

Albany, OR, February 3, 2016 (Newswire.com) – Albany, OR – It’s such a unique business model that the health department wasn’t even sure how to classify it! Pacific Perks is a flat-fee mobile cafe that has been around since 2007 in SW Washington and the Portland Metro and just recently has expanded to serve the…