…as in constrictor. We took a short, fast vacation to visit family over the recent holiday weekend (95% […]
I need a scientific name for the bi-yearly sickness precipitated by switching from cold season to warm season […]
I confess I am a fan of WebMD. It is an invaluable tool for those among us that […]
I signed up for the site Stumbleupon which has probably been around for ages, but I just found […]
I read today that a pack of cigarettes in NYC costs $14.50. A pack. Not a carton, a […]
Seeing as it is the “holiday season” there is more hugging going on than is typical. Friends hug you, your boss hugs you, acquaintances hug you, sometimes even strangers hug you. The stranger is usually the +1 dragged to party.
I almost never initiate hugs, but I always reciprocate. The almost is for friends kids under the age of eight and people that I know are “huggy”. Once a kid gets to be about nine years old hugs from people outside of the family can seem creepy.
I am conflicted about baking this holiday season. No one really needs the treats and fewer and fewer […]
One of the hazards of holiday shopping is finding things for yourself. I have so far purchased two […]
My dad died 19 years ago today. I thought of him as I walked to work and saw […]
Its that time again. Fire up the family dysfunction and let the games begin. What I am thankful […]
Using a time management system I have developed a three part list of fall household chores. What “Should” […]
My mother-in-law called me on my cell phone the other day and said “Hi Amanda, this is Judy”, […]
I saw an article in the newspaper about cute Halloween costumes people were making for their kids. Projects […]
I had to iron a shirt today. Usually my husband does the ironing in our house, but I […]
My parents believed that work was the answer no matter what the question. The path to virtue, the […]