Seven-Year Cycles

Seven-Year Cycles

I had a conversation recently about “seven-year business cycles”, and while macroeconomics is not my jam :o) it got me thinking about whether or not every seven years in one’s personal life could be looked at similarly. It is an interesting scenario to contemplate....
Acrostic

Acrostic

I learned a new word today, thanks to my brother. :o) I wasn’t sure how to do a Google search for my question, so I sent him something I’d written whilst in the throes of 2020 and asked, “is there a ‘name’ for this type of writing, when you use the first...
Relax and Restore

Relax and Restore

Does anyone feel as though they need a vacation after a very busy July? :o) I personally consider July to be the best month of the year, as it is filled with many celebratory days: Cadre’s anniversary, my birthday, my wedding anniversary and several family reunions,...
Half My Life at Cadre

Half My Life at Cadre

Today represents a personal milestone:  I have officially spent half of my life at Cadre! Even though it is hard for me to believe, it is true.  Cadre has been a part of my life for half of my life.  We opened our doors in 1994, when I was 27! Cadre (then known as...
Embrace Life’s Commercials

Embrace Life’s Commercials

Most of you know by now that I am a huge Marvel / superhero nerd. :o) My husband and I recently decided to re-watch Deadpool. Early in the movie, the title character says the following: Life is an endless series of train wrecks with only brief, commercial-like breaks...