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I Love Southern Utah Weather!

I Love Southern Utah Weather!

Every now and then it’s good to go up north where it’s cold and freeze your hind-end a little bit. Why? ‘Cause it makes you appreciate the incredible weather we’re blessed with here in southern Utah! I was in the Salt Lake valley over the weekend and even though it was actually into the low…

Getting Ready for the BIG GAME!

Getting Ready for the BIG GAME!

I was reading about the upcoming Super Bowl Feb 1st and read the stats on the number of people that watch just for the ads! A lot of people!! And now that the 30 second ads cost $4.5 million each during the actual game, those that purchase the air-time absolutely have to make good use of their…

Gotta Love These Gas Prices!!

Gotta Love These Gas Prices!!

I’m wondering and I’m sure everyone else is too……when will these gas prices bottom out? Hey, i’m not complaining, but we all know there has to be a bottom! As I sit here I’m checking out our KONY app on my smartphone and it tells you the latest gas prices in the area! $2.05 a…

Who Do You Believe??

Who Do You Believe??

I ran across something the other day that caught my eye, especially since it applies to me! The article said “The worst time to wake up is before 5am. And it’s best for your heart health to sleep in until 7am or 8am every day. That mantra of “early to bed, early to rise makes…

Another Coins For Kids Year Almost Over

Another Coins For Kids Year Almost Over

KONY Coins for Kids is almost over. We are wrapping today (Thursday) and delivering tomorrow. With your donations, we were able to help 1300 local children have a  Christmas this year. I feel the need to express my gratitude. Coins for Kids has been around for 25 years now. I can’t begin to thank the…

Are We Really That Naive?

Labels on products have gotten ridiculous! Are we really that naive? I guess the world has gotten so litigious that these companies have to issue warning labels that cover every possible abuse of the products! I remember as a young man standing in the shower and reading the label on the back of the bottle….

Black Friday Is Now Black Thursday!

Black Friday Is Now Black Thursday!

Did you get sucked into the madness Thanksgiving Day? Here’s what I find interesting: When it was first revealed that a number of the big box stores were to open during the day on Thanksgiving, traditionally a day to spend with family enjoying food and football games, a lot of people said it was ridiculous…

YOUR BUSINESS CAN BE PART OF KONY COINS FOR KIDS!

YOUR BUSINESS CAN BE PART OF KONY COINS FOR KIDS!

I received a letter not long ago from the President of CHUMS, a manufacturer of Eyewear Retainers and Outdoor Accessories with a plant in Hurricane, and he indicated their desire to be involved with KONY Coins for Kids! They have a contest running called the “Big Pig” contest, where each employee receives a blank ceramic…

KONY Coins for Kids Has Many Ways To Be Involved

KONY Coins for Kids Has Many Ways To Be  Involved

Lately I’ve been receiving a lot of calls about how businesses and individuals can be involved in KONY Coins for Kids this year. We have designed our program to facilitate all levels of desired participation! From the individual that only has the time/means to drop some change into one of our red coin boxes seen…

IT’S KONY COINS FOR KIDS APPLICATION TIME…..COMING SOON!!

IT’S KONY COINS FOR KIDS APPLICATION TIME…..COMING SOON!!

I can’t believe it’s already here but KONY Coins for Kids is ready to start up for our 25th year of providing Christmas to needy children. APPLICATIONS will be taken November 17-November 21 That’s the week before Thanksgiving. Applications for assistance for children this year WILL BE taken only with a written and signed recommendation from…

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