Recess

Day #3: Living the Good Life – 30 Day Challenge (Knitting)

Since I lost my grandmother, I’ve always been sorry I never had her teach me how to knit.  My grandmother would knit and crochet beautiful blankets and baby sweaters; many of which we still have to this day. In an attempt to channel my grandmother, for day #3 of my 30 day challenge, I attended […]

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5 Out of the Box Brunch Ideas for Brides Magazine

We recently had the opportunity to contribute to an article for Brides Magazine on out of the box ideas for day-after wedding brunch events. We love the chance to get creative and help our guests to enjoy recess! With post-wedding brunches now becoming the new norm, why no throw a breakfast bash that truly suits […]

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Day #2: Living the Good Life – 30 Day Challenge (Get Air)

Day # 2 of my challenge had me getting air! The trampoline park craze seems to be taking over the kids birthday party circuit. I wanted to get in on the action even though I wasn’t there celebrating a 6 year old’s birthday! My niece, Elyse, happens to have a Staff Development Day today so […]

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DAY #1: Living the Good Life – 30 Day Challenge (Foot Golf)

As I have previously announced, I am challenging myself to doing something new, unique or different for the next 30 days. Feeling a bit stagnant and not honoring my inner child, creativity and physical strength enough has swaddled me in too much adulthood and not enough play. With the mission of The Henley Co. to […]

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Give Thanks to Your Administrative Professional

Remember, the all important day to celebrate your Administrative Professional is fast approaching! Wednesday, April 23rd is the day you should be acknowledging all of the hard work your admin / secretary / executive assistant provides you all year-long!     Here’s the deal… Tell us why your Admin is the best of the best […]

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California Party Professionals

We are very excited to have recently been invited to join the California Party Professionals. Do you have a party related business and interested in networking with other party professionals? We are a growing group of party stylists, planners, graphic artists, designers, sweets owners, floral artists, event coordinators, party bloggers, photographers, and party suppliers. If […]

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The Cost of (Not) Having Corporate Concierge: Latest trends in concierge benefits improve Millennial retention and job satisfaction

Here’s a great article about the benefits of implementing a corporate concierge program to improve Millennial retention and job satisfaction. We agree completely! Let us know your thoughts! Ready to implement a corporate concierge program? Give us a call for a complimentary consultation.   The Cost of (Not) Having Corporate Concierge: Latest trends in concierge […]

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Five Star Recess

Spring has sprung and what better time to start planning your breaks.  You’ve earned it. So, go have a bit of fun, let your hair down, and get a little wild. The question is where to venture to this year? Well, Forbes has us all covered with their 2013 Travel Guide Star Awards (https://www.startle.com/forbes-travel-guide-star-award-winners/2013-star-award-winners), and […]

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Fifty Shades of Green

Leprechauns, clovers, and green beer –that’s right, Saint Patrick’s Day-March 17 marks the return of the annual celebration. I do not know about you but I do not need much of a reason to have a good time, and this “Kiss Me I’m Irish” (at least for today!) holiday is a perfect chance to enjoy […]

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A Proud Moment

One of the biggest contributions I will ever make to the event industry is to be a professor! I have the great fortune of teaching at the University of San Diego’s Event Management Certificate Program (www.sandiego.edu/emp) and at San Diego Mesa College.  I thrive when I can engage and inspire future event professionals. I was […]

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