Loralyn Mears PhD

Loralyn is a Columnist at Grit Daily. She spent over a decade playing with mosquito DNA, got her PhD, decided she would rather market science than be at the bench and has never looked back. Along the way, she’s wined and dined her way around the globe. Today she runs "Toasted Marshmellow" and helps companies with their go-to-market strategy, content and digital marketing projects whenever she's not cooking for her teenage stepkids who are *always* hungry!!

Motivation Monday: the art of giving

This is for those of you who slog through your Monday mornings and need some motivation to get you through. If you lament the end of the weekend and dread returning to the office, you might need our Motivation Monday quick tips. Grit Daily offers an avenue to connect with others like you. We’re here to help get your work week off to a good start. Pump your fists: It’s time for Motivation Monday! Tragedy can bring out the best in people Over the weekend, some of you may have celebrated a...

Wine Down and Chill like the French

Are you looking for a food & wine column that’s fun to read with wine suggestions that you can easily afford? Each Friday, we feature “Wine Down for the Weekend.” Read on for a fabulous easy-to-make dinner paired with an affordable bottle of wine and a viewing suggestion. We’re here to help you sit back, wine down and chill. After the devastating fire of Paris’ renowned Notre Dame Cathedral, I was compelled to do an homage to France this week. I am truly blessed to have sat in those...

Monday Motivation: ‘Visualize It’

This is for those of you who slog through your Monday mornings. If you lament the end of the weekend and dread returning to the office, you may need our Motivation Monday quick tips. Grit Daily offers an avenue to connect with others like you. We’re here to help get your work week off to a good start. Pump your fists – it’s time for Monday Motivation! Spring Cleaning Around this time of year, everything is coming up new. Wonderfully aromatic hyacinth flowers in concert with the...

Monday motivation: Finding joy

Do you slog through your Monday mornings? If you lament the end of the weekend and dread returning to the office, you may need our Motivation Monday quick tips. Grit Daily offers an avenue to connect with others like you. We’re here to help get your work week off to a good start. Pump your fists. It’s time for Motivation Monday! Got joy? If not, read on… Although it appears as though Marie Kondo has cornered the market on “joy”, not so. Organizing, de-cluttering, and tidying are not the...