Articles About Behind-the-scenes

Grant Imahara, McDonald’s, Eggs and Me!

Grant Imahara, McDonald’s, Eggs and Me!

My cooking tends to be a joke in our family. Even the priest couldn’t resist adding a little tidbit about how I manage to burn grilled cheese into the sermon at our wedding. It is what it is. I’m not the best cook in the family ...
Behind the Scenes with Dr Pepper Snapple

Behind the Scenes with Dr Pepper Snapple

Life is dynamic. Opinions and attitudes evolve. Things are liked, then disliked. Policies and procedures are amended. Technology and innovation change the way we work and play. We all know these as trends. I feel incredibly fortunate to be ...
Behind the Counter: Papa Murphy’s Pizza

Behind the Counter: Papa Murphy’s Pizza

As a Papa Murphy’s Mom, I participate in a discussion group that allows me to ask questions and provide feedback and thoughts. There are private focus groups and surveys designed to gather opinions on a variety of subjects, too. I lov ...
Getting a Grip on Winter Driving

Getting a Grip on Winter Driving

Growing up in Iowa, I loved going out in the snow. Whether it involved building a snow fort, sledding or skiing, I enjoyed it. Yes, there were days that it got cold but we just didn’t stay outside as long. (And mom always had hot choc ...
Hanging out with Rev Run and Go-Gurt

Hanging out with Rev Run and Go-Gurt

Years and years ago when Miss M was just a baby, we were sitting in a McDonald’s for lunch. I couldn’t help but watch a mother and daughter as they sat down to eat. The young girl, just a toddler, wasn’t partaking in a Hap ...
DisneySMMoms “On-the-Road” – Chicago

DisneySMMoms “On-the-Road” – Chicago

This past Tuesday started pretty early for me. The alarm on my phone went off at about 3:20 AM to alert me of a tornado warning and to take cover immediately. It was the start of an exciting day; once the warnings had subsided I was perfect ...