conference room table decorated with black scarves, crystal balls, goblets, candles, and a glowing red lamp

Seeing the future…

Team retreat time again! Our theme was “Seeing the Future”, so we walked through a portal of black veils to enter Madame Essie Gee’s Psychic Emporium, aka the SCG conference room. Turns out crystal balls, tea leaves, Magic 8 Ball, and other mystical prognosticators from the dollar store don’t actually work… but fun, food, trust, […]

long dining table with pine garland and leaves scattered along it with twinkle lights

Turning over a new leaf

Yay holidays mean it’s time for another themed party at work! The whole staff asked me to be in charge of decorations for our celebration to make it fun and festive for everyone… on the usual shoestring budget. Result: “New Leaf” theme, in honor of having a big year ahead with several new team members […]

Election Day team retreat

Quarterly retreat for my team yesterday on Nov. 6, 2018, and how could I have a theme of anything but #ElectionDay? Sorry the pic doesn’t capture scent of crescent roll wrapped hot dogs in the toaster oven. Sugar rush from red white and blue cupcakes powered us through important 2019 planning. And yeah, there was definitely […]