This past week we took a short trip to Fayetteville, NC to help with the rebuilding of homes destroyed by the flooding from Hurricane Matthew and its after-effects. Our team came from all over the US. We were brought together by the IOCC (International Orthodox Christian Charities), a organization that does charitable work all around the globe. The IOCC partners with NCCUMC (North Carolina Council of United Methodist Churches) to bring volunteers to the most needy sites after a tragedy strikes. After seeing some of the devastation that occurred in Fayetteville and Lumberton, NC, we all gained a new appreciation … Continue reading Traveling for good
Author, author! Hubby’s third book has officially hit the presses! The first copies of The Last American CEO by Jason Vines and Joe Cappy (the real “last American CEO”) have arrived at the house. This hardcover book is a true insider’s peek into the nasty bits of corporate America/Europe. It follows the story of the near demise of American Motors until its rescue by Chrysler. Auto enthusiasts will enjoy all of the history and power struggles. Jeep lovers will learn how their favorite vehicle saved three different companies. Every reader will marvel at the international intrigue and espionage involved in … Continue reading Third time’s the charm!
On the way to my husband’s big homecoming book signing in Pella, Iowa, and decided to stop in and see the number two son. My favorite midwest city has a lot to offer. Enjoying all the great food, great sites and friendly people! It’s beautiful here during the holidays! Join us in Pella, Iowa next! Continue reading Chicago trippin’