Gun Etiquette

October 7, 2014

My sister “Debbie” was kind enough to babysit our 1-year-old daughter for a couple hours while my husband and I had a belated Valentine’s Day dinner. This was sort of a special treat, as Debbie does not watch our daughter on a regular basis. When we dropped her off, Debbie told me that her friend […]

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Feel Good Friday – Chihuahua Bubbles

October 3, 2014

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Can’t Touch This! Doo…do a do…Can’t Touch This!

September 29, 2014

I’ve moved to a new office, and to my dismay, the break room is adjacent to the men’s restroom. If you sit in certain seats in the break room, you can see who enters and leaves that restroom. (The women’s is further down the hall.) This is a small office, and so the bathrooms are […]

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When We Overhear Distasteful Opinions

September 22, 2014

My husband and I recently attended a birthday party for our 4 year old nephew. It took place in a large backyard. There were a lot of people and everyone was having a great time. There were small tables set up in the yard. My husband, our 16-month-old and I were sitting at one table […]

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Feel Good Friday – Compassion Comes In Many Shapes

September 19, 2014

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Dress Code For Shower Gifts

September 17, 2014

A friend of mine was invited to a co-workers baby shower and this was included in the invitation along with blank gift tags. I don’t know anything about the personality of this co-worker but to say the least my friend was a bit taken aback by the request. The baby showers I’ve been to, including […]

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Fruit Loopy Entitlement Pigs

September 15, 2014

I have a front yard planted with super dwarf fruit trees to give a green fence, and three grape vines being trained to grow over a pergola to give shade and fruit. The peach has been producing for a few years IF the frost doesn’t get it which happened so we only got a few […]

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Feel Good Friday – “My Philosophy For A Happy Life” by Sam Berns

September 12, 2014

About three months before he passed away, 17-year-old Sam Berns gave this TEDx speech explaining his dislike for obstacles and his strategies for beating them. When he was 2 years old, Sam was diagnosed with the rare disease progeria, which causes rapid aging and various other side effects, none of which could prevent Sam from […]

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