My father is the king of DIY and home improvement. (That makes me the princess, right?) He washes the cars, rotates the tires, changes the oil, pours the concrete, finishes the basement and fixes all of the technology. If you can pay a guy to do it, he’ll do it himself. Continue reading
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I had the privilege of attending the Ellie Goulding concert with some beautiful people last night. Hosted by Horseshoe Cincinnati, the outdoor stage nestled on the front lawn of Cincinnati’s only casino.
How many times in your life do you think you were assigned a “biggest role model” paper or essay? Throughout college, I was still writing papers and giving presentations about and inspired by my biggest influences. My mom, Virginia (Ginny) Summe, is the strongest and most selfless woman I have ever met, so you can imagine my relief when I was given one of these assignments. From working nights weekends to pay for mine and my three siblings’ private education to calling her from college, crying that I overdrew my bank account (again), I am always amazed knowing that there is someone in this world who will do anything for me. Now that her four children are (somewhat) grown up, my mom is focusing her efforts on not only her nursing career, but going beyond the requirements of a NICU nurse to try to improve the lives of others. Continue reading