Monthly Archives: January 2012

What Would You Have Done?

Several years ago my husband and I ran into an old acquaintance. We hadn’t seen him in a few years. Here’s the scenario: He shook my husband’s hand and began talking to him.  He did not look at me. I … Continue reading

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Penguins and People

Several years ago my husband and I took a cruise to Antarctica. This was not a gown and tux cruise. The ship was a converted scientific research vessel and accommodations were pretty basic. The highlight of the trip for me … Continue reading

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If You Break, Fix It

If you break it, fix it or try to fix it. If you use the last one, replace it. That applies to home and the office. We’ve all been in a rush, grabbed the carton of milk from the fridge … Continue reading

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Be Nice to the Gym Newbies

This post was triggered by a comment from a toned, five- year- gym -attending friend. A couple of days into January she commented, ”Parking was awful at the gym today and I had to wait for an elliptical. It’s all … Continue reading

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