The story over the weekend was about a beautiful dress worn by 17-year-old Milan Bolden-Morris to her prom at Pahokee High School. When I saw the dress I was immediately intrigued. It was designed by Florida-based designer Terrence Torrence. It was not only a beautiful dress, it represented so much more for me. The dress reminded me of the 15 men and women who were … Continue reading Black Lives Matter Goes To Prom
This is the good news we found this week: Hey Friends, How was your week? You ready for the weekend? This week we had quite a bit of rain. It was nice. This week my family celebrated birthdays. My husband, my nephew and a family friend. So Happy Birthday to them and all the August birthdays. I’ve been caught up in the Olympics again this … Continue reading It’s A Wrap!
This is what we found to be good and sweet this week. The Rio Olympics Congratulations to Team USA for all of their gold medals and wins. Ujima is so proud of our country. Sweet Buzz If you are like me and enjoy ice cream and alcohol, now you can have them together in as a frozen dessert. When I read this I knew I … Continue reading Short and Sweet
Whew! What a week. I’m glad it is Friday. I have been working on my time management and ensuring I get things done and stay focus. In working with a business coach, I have been able to manage my calendar and schedule everything. I know that may sound too rigid and I fought against it at first myself, but I now schedule everything from my … Continue reading How do you manage your time?
To save Travis County taxpayer dollars and capitalize on historically low interest rates, Travis County refinanced bonds to provide more than $12 million in savings through fiscal year 2030. Travis County is committed to effective, efficient and affordable local government, and achieving that goal requires thoughtful and well-timed financing. “I am thrilled that Travis County is meeting its affordability goals by increasing cost savings for … Continue reading Travis County saves taxpayer money with bond refinancing