New Adventures in Brew City

I have taken the leap and started my own business, as I wrote about April 11.  Since that time, I have been busying myself with learning all the backside of owning a business.  From marketing to accounting and hiring staff- it has been a whirlwind! While it has been stressful and exasperating sometimes, it has …

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A Journey of 1,000 steps…

A journey of a 1,000 steps, begins with just one- that's the adage we all grew up hearing.  Until recently, I never realized how beautifully true this is- I guess that's why sayings become adages, there is a lot of truth to them! I have always dreamed of opening and owning my own business.  The …

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Is the Holiday Spirit Gone?

As the Christmas holiday approaches, I am struck by how different it feels this year.  Maybe it's because in Milwaukee, we have yet to receive snow that has decided to stick around, causing everything to look exactly like it does in late fall.  No color on the trees, no snow on the ground and cold, …

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Gratitude is more than an Attitude

via Daily Prompt: Gratitude Have you ever heard the adage "Gratitude is an attitude?"  I think it was made to simplify the concept, but it misses the point.  Gratitude is defined as " the quality of being thankful; readiness to show appreciation for and to return kindness.", While attitude is defined as "a settled way of thinking …

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