Senior Parking Spot

I always LOVE to hear from my niece Kelsey.  She is a bright light who came into my life as the result of my parents divorce and my mom re-marrying; she is my step sisters daughter.  It seems like just yesterday I was holding her sweet self in my arms and now she is a senior in high school!   Kelsey is a big fan of Simply Michelle and is always nudging and prodding me to do fun new things with my business – from new product development ideas... Read More

Remembering 9/11

9/11/2001 was my second day at my new job at Hallmark Cards, Inc.  As I was in the middle of a cross country corporate move most of my belongings were stacked in boxes to the ceiling.  My television or stereo had not been set up.  On my way into work I went to return my rental car as my car had just arrived early that morning.  The radio in the car was announcing that an airplane had struck the first tower – I thought to myself, how... Read More