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A Look Behind the Scenes at a Board Game Company

A Look Behind the Scenes at a Board Game Company

As you may have noticed from details about my visit to the headquarters of Pixar, Netflix, Nintendo, Dr. Pepper Snapple and Domino’s, walking inside the ropes at a PGA tournament and being on the sets of TV shows, I find it fascinatin ...
Gaming with Mario and Friends at Nintendo

Gaming with Mario and Friends at Nintendo

The girls are at an age where the division between parents and children has the potential to become a chasm. Scott and I decided long ago that parenting would take priority over befriending our children, but that also meant we would need to ...
Behind the Scenes: Pixar Cars 3 Production Pipeline

Behind the Scenes: Pixar Cars 3 Production Pipeline

There’s a lot that goes into making a major motion picture. Until our trip to Sonoma Raceway for the Cars 3 Event, I didn’t realize just how many steps – and people – are involved in the process. It all begins with a ...
Cars, Tech and Pizza at Digital Insiders Day

Cars, Tech and Pizza at Digital Insiders Day

I don’t know about you, but I can visit the same place multiple times and still learn something new. Last year I went behind the scenes at Domino’s World Resource Center, spoke with the leadership team, made pizza and did a vari ...
Details From The Set of The Catch

Details From The Set of The Catch

Following our trip to New York last summer, I was informed by my then-10 year old daughter that New York is where she plans to move, attend college and find a job in the fashion industry. If I said I was surprised by her proclamation, I wou ...
If It Is Broken, You Fix It. Right, Domino’s?

If It Is Broken, You Fix It. Right, Domino’s?

Mama was right when she said, “Learn from your mistakes.” Too many people fail to recognize the things they do wrong and the results are never good. Last week I visited Domino’s Pizza World Resource Center to learn that ev ...
When Blue Doesn’t Equate to Sad

When Blue Doesn’t Equate to Sad

Back in the PK days (pre-kid, that is) Scott and I worked hard, but we also found opportunities to enjoy ourselves. We had season tickets to the Lakers and still reminisce about the incredible game where Robert Horry beat the buzzer with a ...