Political Curmudgeon Sours The Experience

February 3, 2016

I’ve kept this particular submission in the “hold” folder for quite some time while I pondered whether to include the real name of the alleged offender or edit it out.   I finally decided to edit it out. I am very politically active in my local area; I have previously done door-to-door volunteer work for the […]

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A Little Neighborliness Goes A Long Way

February 1, 2016

I thought I would share a story of good news, an example of how to do etiquette right! Some back story, my husband and I were living at and working for a charity organization. A couple years ago the organization closed down and last year we were given notice to close down everything of the […]

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Feel Good Friday – Toy Cat Organ

January 29, 2016

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When Children Are Better Behaved Than Adults

January 21, 2016

All too often, E-hell is chockful of stories of terribly behaved children and their even more ill-mannered parents who pay them no mind while their special snowflakes wreak havoc on unsuspecting and innocent bystanders. This is the opposite of this, a story of traveling with 2 very young children who behaved well and providing them […]

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Drive By Petting

January 20, 2016

BG:   We adopted a rescue dog about 8 or so months ago.  She was estimated to be five at the time, and the shelter said she had been abused.  Her behavior and quirks definitely seemed to verify that.  She’s a dachshund mix, a strange-looking adorable dog who weighs 35 or so pounds.  She’s very, […]

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Give Me A Hug, Famous Celebrity!

January 18, 2016

This happened at a party I attended recently. I was curious as to how someone else would handle the situation. The backstory is this. I live in an area known for a specific industry that involves a large number of celebrities. Many of them have large houses in the area and they tend to have […]

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Feel Good Friday – A Place In The Choir

January 15, 2016

Mmmm….five “pleasing to the eye” men, nice harmonies and a catchy tune….that makes me feel good! Click to share:

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Have A Baby! Get Free Food, Maid Service And Errands Done!

January 14, 2016

Okay, so I’m just starting to tell folks I’m pregnant. I admit to being woefully under prepared/educated about showers and their etiquette. I have a friend who’s stepped forward to coordinate the shower. Another thing she’s offered to do is coordinate a “care calendar” for me and my husband when our daughter arrives. She apparently […]

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