When Facing a Whale of a Problem

In the Northwest, we are reminded yearly about how to NOT deal with whales on beaches. November 12 marks an anniversary that Oregon Coast natives don’t forget too often. Paul Linnman, a local news anchor, became a respected and seasoned newscaster after this story, fully immersing himself in all that was a “whale of a problem.” […]

I’ve got a confession for you…

First, let me start by saying I’ve worked as a waiter and retail consultant, and for a while, in 2008 I was both simultaneously. The Confession: Today I took my family out for a meal at a chain restaurant in town and I didn’t tip well. With a four and seven-year-old these types of restaurants […]