My YAY! is: Nirvana No one talks about nirvana these days. Too much discord in our nation. So we have to dig deep and find it anyway. I felt it for a moment last week seeing the full bloom of cherry blossoms on my street. And it made me want to say YAY! – Amanda
YAY News from the Brighter Side!
We at YAY! LiFE! have realized that “business as usual” isn’t enough anymore – not for us and not for our World. We can’t control the World, but we can control what we do, so we’re starting there. For us, it’s not enough to only run a profitable business, but to keep certain questions at the […]
Meet YAYsayer Kathy! What do you wish you had less of? “Stress, only because I have been feeling more stressed lately.” Who or what was your greatest teacher? “Miss Griffith at Edgewood Elementary School in Weirton, West Virgina. She was the kindest, sweetest woman and I really looked up to her for (1) these […]
Mmmmmm, our house is filled with the smell of fresh pine. We’ve completed our annual tradition of walking to the 30ft tall milk can in our neighborhood known as “Little Man Ice Cream” that doubles as a Christmas Tree lot during the holidays, to select a tree and pull it home in our wagon. I […]
Meet Boulder Book Store located in Boulder, CO. They are one of our great customers in our home state of Colorado! Thank you to Stephanie for taking the time to answer some questions and be sure to check them out the next time you are in Boulder. YAY! Boulder Book Store! What do you […]
Meet YAYsayer Alissa! And be sure to check her out in Boulder Dinner Theater’s Thoroughly Modern Millie. You can get tickets here: http://www.bdtstage.com/event/thoroughly-modern-millie/ What’s the most kind gesture someone you didn’t know gave you? When I moved to Denver in 2015, Mary the owner of the Academy of Theater Arts where I started teaching last […]
Meet YAYsayer Ariel! What’s the most rewarding work you could do look like? “Volunteering work; through Kaiser, you can sign up for community events and so we’ve done stuff on trails for the 14ers like fix the trails, makes steps, etc. Also, holding the heavy hospital doors open for the little old ladies!” What 3 […]
Meet A Touch of Dutch located in Coupeville, WA. They are one of our amazing customers and we want to thank Bas and Janine for sharing with us some information about their store. Be sure to check them out next time you are in Coupeville, WA and YAY! A Touch of Dutch! What do you do in […]
Meet The Garlic Press located in Normal, IL – our featured retailer this week. Thank you to Pam for answering our questions so we can all get to know a little more about your store. YAY! The Garlic Press! What do you do to nurture your community culture? We work extensively with local school […]
Meet Kind Coffee located in Estes Park, CO. Thank you to Amy, the owner, for telling us a little about her coffee shop and being one of our amazing customers! YAY! Kind Coffee! What do you do in your store to nurture your community culture? WE HAVE LARGE COMMUNITY TABLES WHERE WE ENCOURAGE PEOPLE TO SIT TOGETHER […]
Meet the Novel Neighbor located in St Louis, MO, one of our amazing customers! Thank you to Holland for taking the time to tell us more about your store! What do you do in your store to nurture your community culture? We tackle community culture from quite a few different angles. We offer classes by […]
Nickname: Vi I Love playing the fiddle!