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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Feel Good Christmas Eve

December 24, 2014

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The Perfect Office Christmas Party

December 23, 2014

I work in business sales. My company is huge and is doing very well and year over year my colleagues and I arrive early, stay late and push ourselves and each other to do well. Our department is one of the strongest performing departments in the company and we make our shareholders very happy. Every […]

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The Secret Santa Shame

December 22, 2014

I was recently reminded of this story when I met an old friend, and decided to share my probably most shameful faux pas ever. I fully deserve Etiquette Hell, to this day I feel embarrassed about it. From what I remember I was either 13 or 14 at the time this happened, which is old […]

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