Lunchtime Larceny

January 12, 2015

I have a new boss who is a bit of a dolt…nothing alarming about this. His minor annoyances include calling me “dude” or “bro”…he’s generally disrespectful, egotistical and rude. We had an office luncheon a week ago to socialize before the holidays.  We decided to order-in rather than a potluck (to the last potluck he, […]

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Feel Good Friday – Snow Art

January 9, 2015

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Some Comments Are Not Worth Responding To

January 6, 2015

  This happened a few months ago. I was at a dinner with some family friends, who are the parents of my best childhood friend (let’s call her Lydia). Lydia’s mother was there, whom I am very close to, and one of her mother’s childhood friends whom I had never met. We were just having […]

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There Is Hope For The Future

January 5, 2015

I have worked in retail for several years now and have horror stories with the best of them, but sometimes we need to remind ourselves that hope for the future is not entirely lost. With the upcoming holidays, we could all use some cheer. I have a love of unique and vintage fashion and, to […]

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Feel Good Grinchiness

January 2, 2015

Some days I feel like this. Click to share:

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Verucca Salt Wants An Apple

December 31, 2014

Local phone store announces it’s carrying BigFruit toys, in Snazzy and Bigboy. They don’t have any in yet, but I order a Big Bigboy in color A and buy it outright. Head office tells me there are four in their area, two here, when I check up on it. It takes two months…. finally comes […]

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All Hung Up About A Gift

December 29, 2014

For Christmas years ago, my mother-in-law, whom I love dearly but who is just the least little bit bossy, gave me a set of really beautiful padded coat hangers with satin coverings. They are smallish, not nearly big enough to hold my actual clothes, so in expressing my thanks, I mentioned that I would use […]

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Merry Christmas!

December 25, 2014

A most unusual retelling of the Christmas story! Click to share:

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