• Walking on History

    Top of the Tracks Have you ever had one of those moments where you finish something and then a couple of days later you realize that what you just experienced was really amazing? So amazing that people would have loved to be in your shoes? And then you sit back and think, “Wow, I did […]

  • This Mama Needs a Night Out

    And that’s just what I got, well I was working, but it was still a night out with amazing women and stories that made me laugh, cry and feel inspired. When Mimi Desmond, a great friend and colleague, contacted me asking if Tam Communications wanted to be involved with Mamas Night Out, I was excited. […]

  • A Rite of Passage

    What came first? The client or the concept? In this case…I’m not so sure. What I knew was this: We wanted to turn our annual Summer Special on its ear We wanted to take what was already an authentic brand and combine that with the new trends of story telling. It was a natural combination. […]

  • Spring + Thanksgiving = SPRINKSGIVING!

    So what do you get when you mix a beautiful spring day with the concept of giving? It’s Sprinksgiving, of course! It’s a new tradition at Santa Clara University and it comes complete with turkey, stuffing, and cranberry sauce sandwiches that were absolutely delicious. Sprinksgiving is celebrating its second year at SCU. It’s an opportunity […]

  • Merging of Two Passions – Work and Roller Derby

    Passion, I am thankful that I have passion in my career but there is other passion in my life and when I’m not working or spending time with my family I’m pursuing another passion of mine on a flat track with 13 other women. Yes, I play roller derby. And for me, there’s nothing better […]

  • One Hundred Years and Counting

    In the high tourist season, getting down to the City of Santa Cruz Municipal Wharf is hard enough and once at the Wharf entrance you may find yourself staring straight at the rear end of bumper-to-bumper traffic, inching its way along, drivers’ and passengers’ eyes wide for that coveted empty parking space. It’s the nature […]