Is ADHD a Gift?

This guest post came in from Kevin Roberts, enjoy! I have wrestled with this question long and hard. I cannot answer “yes,” nor can I answer “no.” I have many friends, people I respect and trust, who believe it important to focus on the positives of the condition, but I have many other trusted individuals who are not so sure. Last year, I travelled to Boston to meet with Dr. Joseph Biederman, one of the world’s great experts on ADHD, to … [Read more...]

Safe Driving Event At GFY Car Wash

Mark your calendars for Saturday, August 18, 2018 10 am - 1pm!  GFY Car Wash is hosting a Safe2Save event at their location: 20615 Kuykendahl Rd Spring TX  77382. Have you downloaded the app yet?  If you live in Texas, then you need to download it NOW to view the businesses in your area that offer discounts through this app.  GFY Car Wash has partnered up with Safe2Save and is offering discounts in the Spring area.   Local … [Read more...]

Brightech Eclipse LED Floor Lamp – So Cool!

I never expected to receive my Eclipse LED Floor Lamp in a small box such as this!  What a great suprise to find on my porch.  It was well packaged and I couldn't wait to get this put together and placed in our living room. Below you can see how quick and easy this was to pull out of the box and put together.  The longest part out of the whole set up was getting the plastic off the light. After just a few minutes of set up time, the … [Read more...]

Bobbie’s Still At The Car Wash!

After opening GFY (Good For You) Car Wash in August of 2016, I'm still here!  You can find me at 20615 Kuykendahl Rd. Spring, Texas.  You can also view the website at www.GFYcarwash.com.  Check out our GFY Car Wash Facebook Page for up to date information:  https://www.facebook.com/GFYCarWash/ Going from "stay at home blogger" to "run to work car wash owner" was a HUGE change!  One thing's for sure, I sure can't get this kind of tan working … [Read more...]

Essentials Needed During a Moving Situation

Buying a home can be a very good experience, but it is not without its fair amount of stress. There are a number of things you have to consider when trying to get in your new home and among the most important is getting moved.  Most people hate the idea of moving due to the amount of work and stress involved.  In order to get moved successfully, you will have to make sure you have all of your proverbial ducks in a row.  The following are a few … [Read more...]

Toronto Corporate Event Planners

  The following article is for all my Toronto friends.  Enjoy! Why Toronto Corporate Event Planners Are a Must The job of a business owner is a hard one, but well worth the struggle and stress it can cause.  As a business owner, you will be responsible for keeping the morale in your office space high.  There are a variety of ways to achieve this and among the most effective is by planning an event.  Getting everyone in your … [Read more...]

Where’s Bobbie…….

It's finally here, the carwash training begins today and the doors open to the public later this week.  My husband has been planning this carwash opening for two years now and opening week has finally arrived!  I have spent the last six years working online and it's time for me to make the switch from working online to working full time at the carwash.  Many have asked if I am sad to give up my online job and that is a great question.  It is hard … [Read more...]

Packing School Lunches for Picky Eaters: 4 Easy Tips

If you are the parent of a picky eater, then you already know what kind of challenge it can be, as some studies show that a large percentage of children do not get the nutrients they require; however, picky eaters may be at even more of a risk. For example, if your fussy eater skips lunch, the lack of nutrients and carbs may negatively affect their performance in class. If you are feeding a fussy eater, there are a few steps you can take to … [Read more...]

Activities in Spring, Texas 77379

There are lots of fun things to do in the Spring Area, check out the following fun activities for children: Chick-Fil-A Come join the fun at Chick-Fil-A family crafts night on Tuesday August 2nd from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. This weekly event is presented by The Learning Experience featuring bubbles the elephant drinking a crafty fun project to do with your kids and create a memory. The Chick-fil-A is located at 5905 FM 2920 Spring, Texas 77388. … [Read more...]

Imagine If You No Longer Cleaned Your Own House

What would happen if you could not clean your own house? If every time you tried you had to go straight for an inhaler because your lungs would stop working somewhat. You would try to find a maid-right? Well that's what my friend did. That is a story in itself. The maid services were too expensive. One of the people in her building helped her to advertise on the internet. She found someone--uh--lets just leave it at this--that girl showed up two … [Read more...]

Online Payroll Innovations for Small Business

Now that I am helping my husband get our new carwash up and running, this article definitely caught my attention.  There are so many new things for me to learn now that I will be transitioning from online marketer to carwash payroll/ bookeeper.  I hope this information can help you as well. Online Payroll Innovations for Small Business When a small business owner thinks about managing payroll, he or she is thinking about more than just … [Read more...]

Find/Post Jobs On Indeed.com

I listed our GFY Carwash job opening online at Workable.com which in turn listed my job opening on multiple job search sites including indeed.com.  As we progressed through our interviews, I asked each applicant which online site they had applied on and Indeed was almost always mentioned.  As both an employer and an employee searching for a job, this is a great FREE place to go in order to quickly post a job, post a resume or preview and apply … [Read more...]

Post A Job On Workable.com

If you are looking to hire someone for your business, it is a great idea to post your job on Workable.com.  I found this site while searching online for free online sites to post our job openings for carwash bay attendant at our new GFY Carwash.  Workable had a free 15 day trial period and was extremely easy to set up!  There was a place to list your company profile and the free trial allowed me to list up to 20 job slots.  Once your job is in … [Read more...]

12 Summer Activities: Encourage Kids to Discover & Explore

It’s important for your kid’s brain to take a break during summer, but that doesn’t mean they have to stay inside playing video games and watching TV for 10 hours every day. The summer is a time for exploration. It’s a time of freedom, creativity, and imagination. During the summer, the world is the classroom. There are no books because you’re doing the things you’d normally read about. Here is an activity for each week of the summer that will … [Read more...]

No Air Conditioner? 90 degrees?

I am sure you have all seen and/or heard those public service announcements that tell us that when the weather gets extremely hot to check in on our older neighbors. It is true that the elderly and young children are far more susceptible to extremes in temperature and with excess heat are much more likely to dehydrate--and quickly. They also mention to check on people with compromised lungs. Well it turns out--it is the truth! I was getting … [Read more...]

Interview Tips: Make A Great First Impression

When it was time to hire new employees for our GFY Good For You Carwash we posted a Now Hiring banner in front of our carwash, then I set up a hiring ad on several online job posting sites.  I was thrilled with the online responses and quickly set up interview dates and times for the applicants.  After conducting a few interviews with the carwash applicants, I decided to write a post on interview tips. Interview Tips: Once you have applied … [Read more...]