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I mentioned yesterday that I am in Bardstown at a conference for KYSPRA, which stands for Kentucky Schools Public Relations Association.  We are having a ton of wonderful seminars, and I am learning so, so much!

 I'm missing my people like crazy, but also I'm enjoying the time to sort of recharge my batteries.  For lunch today we ate at the most adorable tavern downtown where I had a delicious KY Hot Brown.  It was nice to savor the meal without correcting bad behavior, chasing down a toddler, or rushing to leave before my kids terrorized the place.

I wanted to take picture of my food, but I was afraid my colleagues would think that I had lost my ever-loving mind.  Don't worry, I got a picture of dinner. Ha!

After our  afternoon training today, we had an awards dinner banquet, and the food was amazing.  That's what it's all about, right?

One of my co-workers nominated a project that he and I had worked on together, and we were recognized tonight.  It's my first professional award.  

A story I worked on in TV won and Emmy for team coverage, but I left the station a few months before the submission process, so I couldn't technically win. Go figure!  So this award is my officially my first, and I am thrilled!

I'm back in the room now trying to catch up on the good old blog while watching Scandal and enjoying the quiet.  Nonetheless, I can't wait to get back to my boys and  this little lady (who clearly does not miss me)!


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