Make Grandparents Day an Everlasting Memory

Way back in 1956, West Virginia mother Marian McQuade was helping her community organize a celebration for its citizens over 80 years of age when she was made aware of many nursing home residents who seemed to have been forgotten by their families. McQuade decided there should be a special holiday dedicated to all grandparents,…

What to Say in a Get Well Card

When we’re feeling down, recovering from an illness, injury, accident, or surgery, nothing picks us back up again quite like a thoughtful get well card from someone who cares about our wellbeing. Even if our symptoms persist, knowing someone cares enough to send us their good thoughts and well wishes for our recovery goes a…

Promoting Your Business With Handwritten Notes

Many business sectors now identify themselves specifically as “relationship” businesses. One of the most meaningful ways to make a solid business impression is a surprisingly small one — a handwritten note.  Not only is it an effective way to grab the attention of a company’s main influencer, it’s arguably the most cost-effective yet underutilized business networking tool. Think…