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Endings are just Beginnings Again.

By |2017-05-09T22:11:16+00:00June 21st, 2012|Categories: On Our Minds, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

As many of you know we are in the home stretch of our construction project at 601 Fairfield Avenue in Bellevue, Kentucky. Our relocation/construction project has taken three years to complete and we cannot wait to move into a space that champions the brand and vision of Mackey Advisors as much as we do. The road [...]

How do you find the time?

By |2011-05-12T05:13:35+00:00May 12th, 2011|Categories: On Our Minds, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

When I tell people of my interest and involvement in local food, cooking, herbs and gardening, their response is almost always the same: ”How do you find the time?” Since I have the same 24 hours a day that we all receive, I really have no idea. The truth is I focus on what is important [...]

Don't be a Carbon BIGfoot!

By |2010-09-09T05:45:47+00:00September 9th, 2010|Categories: On Our Minds, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |

The US has the 9th largest carbon footprint in the world!  Thank goodness we aren’t number one, but still we are walking in some mighty large shoes and I think we can all agree that clown feet are simply not attractive.  So, what can we do to help the US slip into something a little slimmer?  [...]

Go Green by Eating Green…and Local!

By |2010-08-12T05:47:02+00:00August 12th, 2010|Categories: On Our Minds, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |

Did you know that the food sitting on your table travels an average of 1,500 miles just to be consumed by you!  Granted this is how we enjoy strawberries in December, but what a toll that package of sweet, juicy deliciousness has on Momma Earth.  Just one half gallon of Tropicana orange juice adds 3.75lbs of [...]