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.
There’s something special about this time of year. Warm, sunny days watching combines slice through golden wheat fields and thunderstorms rumble across the sky… cool, clear night packed with kids’ softball games, fireworks and crickets singing their lullabies. This time of year means Fourth of …