Don’t Mess With Curmudgeonly Old Dudes Playing Golf

July 20, 2016

This video is at least five years old but since I just discovered it, we’ll discuss the consequences of being a jerk after viewing… The two teens “driving” the RC car appear to want to enjoy the benefits of a prank without suffering any of the potential consequences pranks have been known to elicit from […]

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Blunder Or Bully

July 19, 2016

I’ve just run into a bit of an uncomfortable work situation here. I work in an office that doesn’t have enough workstations. Consequently, we all have to share spaces and no one has an assigned desk or cubicle. Normally, this is fine because we’re never here all at once. The area that I’m in can […]

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Pokémon GO Away

July 18, 2016

As if I don’t have enough issues from a few months ago, a new one has landed on my doorstep, literally. Pokémon GO launched. My yard has some really large ponds that have been there for years. I understand that a few “rare” water-based ones are apparently showing up in my yard. I  have a […]

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Selling Wine To The Canadians

July 12, 2016

I was reading the Bad Business Etiquette archives and it brought to mind an incident which occurred a few years ago. I’m not entirely sure that this qualifies as an etiquette faux pas but I thought your readers would get a kick out of it anyway. At the time I was really irritated but in […]

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It’s Curtains For This Marriage

July 11, 2016

I am in the process of moving 1,000 miles away with my three kids after a less than pleasant divorce. Three years ago, my ex husband and I decided a move to his home town where there was family around for love and support of our family (which at the time had 2 kids under […]

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Feel Good Friday – Ricky & Doris: An Unconventional Friendship in New York City

July 8, 2016

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Should I Pack My Summer Clothes For E-hell?

July 6, 2016

I live in a private development with a drive-up security gate in a high tourism area. On a holiday weekend, we can expect a backlog of cars of people visiting their vacation homes. This past weekend I pulled into the line of cars waiting to be let in. The waiting lane has painted lines and […]

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Everyone But You

July 5, 2016

I’m at a loss on how to respond to this situation. I am moving from my current city to New York, about a 5 hour drive away. I wanted “one last hurrah”, so I invited friends from college who live in the city, as well as friends who I see regularly but live a little […]

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