Sadly, when this “Operation Varsity Blues” story first broke into the headlines, I was totally flabbergasted. Being a Mom to three children, all college graduates, I just cannot understand the gall of these people with money, status, and opportunities galore. I cannot understand their need to go around the legitimate college admissions system and use…

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Last week we had our first big order; and by big order, I mean huge order. We planned, baked, packaged, and delivered one thousand cookies all in under a week. We also both have full-time jobs outside of ASC, and we had a full market as well. So to say the least, it was a…

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Let’s face it. We already knew that in America money buys anything. The only thing that has changed is that we have certified evidence that if you don’t have money absolutely everything is harder, if not impossible. As my mom put it so distinctly: “This scandal is just yet another hit to the common man.” …

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I don’t have an MBA. I don’t even have a BA in business. I have a degree, but I can’t afford to go back to school; at least not yet. However, one thing that is amazing about the small business and entrepreneur community is that they are all so ready to help each other out.…

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No, we don’t. And it’s plain and simple, on several accounts. Basically, who really is “the best” at anything? and trying to always be “the best” would be crazy, if not impossible, and utterly exhausting. We just want to be Authentic (yes, the trendy word of the moment), or our real thing. As we’ve stated…

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