Feel Good Friday – Disco Does Save Lives! Really. It Does.

January 17, 2014

With two first responders in the family, this was a popular video. Who knew that the Bee Gees’ “Staying Alive” has the perfect rate of compressions beats to administer CPR? Click to share:

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People Do Grow Up and Change

January 16, 2014

My cousin is marrying my most hated adversary from elementary/middle school. They want to me forgive & forget and come to the wedding. I can’t. I absolutely will not stand in the same room with this woman and pretend to be happy while she marries my cousin. This woman, “Lisa”, made me miserable from grades […]

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Faux Pas From Every Angle

January 15, 2014

I have a friend we will call her Rose for this story. Rose is a single mother with a 17 year old daughter Alexandra. Our mutual friend Lorelei had invited Rose and I to her 50s themed birthday party including Alexandra, Rose’s daughter. This is just one story about Alexandra and her rude behavior towards […]

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Bulk Mail Invitation To A Product Sales Party

January 14, 2014

I recently received an invitation to a sales party from one of my neighbors. This is not someone I’ve ever met or even heard of but they do live in our smallish subdivision. The invitation was dropped at our home to my husband for “the woman of the house” otherwise I could have just declined […]

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Super Bowl Party Food

January 13, 2014

I have been a lurker on your site for quite some time and I was hoping you could give me some guidance on food for my first major event! It is an informal affair…a super bowl party! I’m excited to have friends and coworkers over to have a good time but I’m concerned about how […]

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Grandmom Showers

January 9, 2014

My daughter is insisting on an elaborate baby shower (to rival her wedding which was held in May). I have refused to participate and she has insulted me personally and said that I don’t love her or the baby. My other daughter and I were planning a shower but it was not to her standards […]

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House Guest From Hell

January 8, 2014

With your advice on the submission about the couple hosting on New Year’s posted 1/7/2014 made me stop and think about a recent event with a family friend of ours. For background I will say this, the family friend is my Hubby’s “ex-girlfriend” if you could even call her that and I have met her […]

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Husband Did Not Want To Referee On New Year’s Day

January 7, 2014

This is something that has just happened, and I’m still…I don’t know, to be honest. I’d say shocked, but I might be over-reacting, so I thought I would submit it. My husband and I live in a different country in Europe to our families, but can drive there in a day. So at Christmas, we […]

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