Girl Scouts. Ethics. Courage.

Girl Scouts is for every girl!  Ethics. Courage. Would you accept money in the form of a donation if it meant compromising your principles? Well, Megan Ferland, the CEO of Girl Scouts of Western Washington was put to the test when she received a $100,000 donation. It...

Happy Birthday. Gratitude. Francine Ward. Copyright. Intellectual Property.

Happy Birthday to Me — Francine Ward. Intellectual Property. Business Attorney. Copyright. Birthdays are a special time. Not everyone GETS to have them. Today I am grateful for my life, my recovery, my good health, a wonderful husband, 2 beautiful and sweet...

American Hustle. Christian Bale. Jennifer Lawrence. Amy Adams.

American Hustle. American Hustle was awesome!  It was no doubt, one of my favorite 2013 Holiday films.  In my opinion, what made American Hustle so good, as compared to The Wolf of Wall Street, is that there was a redeeming quality to the storyline.  And even some of...

Wolf of Wall Street. Bad Movies. Alcoholism. Drug Addiction. Role Models.Jason Belfort.

Bad Movies. Wolf of Wall Street. One of the worst movies I’ve ever seen is the Wolf of Wall Street. What a disappointment.  Last night my husband and I went to see it thinking we were going on a nice date.  I left the theater feeling physically, mentally, and...