december 11, 2018

“Above all, be the heroine of your life, not the victim.” ~ Nora Ephron     Over the past two days I had the chance to see many of my beloved colleagues from my days at the National Digital Newspaper Program (NDNP). The always completely delightful Gina Costello (above) was the last NDNPer I ran into, but we made up for lost time with a nice chat before the last

june 11, 2016

“If you’re ever feeling lonely just look at the moon. Someone, somewhere is looking right at it, too.” ~ Unknown     Yesterday was Stacie Williams’ (center) last day at UK. She’s moving on to greener pastures in Cleveland with her husband and beautiful son, Sheridan. Of course we couldn’t let her go without a fire alarm. There we all were in the hot shade, waiting for the fire department

may 19, 2016

“Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving.” – Albert Einstein     Cecilia “Ceci” Virtue, whom you met last week during the Library gala, gave a presentation today on her experience as a Career Enhancement Program (CEP) Fellow at UK Libraries. Judy Sackett, who has lead the CEP program at UK since 2009, asked me to bring my camera. As we were doing some group

may 4, 2016

“Sometimes you face difficulties not because you’re doing something wrong, but because you’re doing something right.” ~ Unknown     Okay, I’ll admit it. I had a darned near perfect day. Let me back up. On Monday, awesome boss Doug Boyd gave me a gift he’d found while going through some things at home. This morning, while he and I were having a nice chat, in walks Crystal Heis: show

august 19, 2015

“Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.” ~ Mahatma Gandhi     It is a rare thing as a supervisor to have every single person in the office be just the most awesome people ever. It is a rare thing as a co-worker to have every single person in the office be just the most awesome people ever. I am the luckiest