A bag of Bugles and peanut M&Ms
A few weeks ago I packed my suitcase and headed out of town for a couple of days to attend a four-state Chamber conference in Branson, Missouri. Along the way I picked up my friend… Tammy Wellbrock, the executive director of the Hays Area Chamber of Commerce.
The entire way down to Branson and the whole ride back, we talked shop. The entire ride. No one took a nap. There was no silence. No games of I Spy. I don’t think we even turned the radio on.
Mechanical pencils, scientific calculators, notebook paper, three-ring binders, highlighters in just about every color, school shoes times three, volleyball and cheer shoes, football cleats, and several backpacks as big as small cars… just a few of the items on my kids’ school supply list. And …