Nothing says “I’m thankful” like gathering several of your best pals in the backyard and blowing a couple hundred dollars worth of bullets shooting at small clay discs. How was your Thanksgiving?
When I was growing up one of my favorite holidays was Thanksgiving. Usually it meant going to one of my grandparents’ for dinner, or some of them traveling to have dinner with us. It meant a day when bickering was put on hold (for the most part) and the tummies were filled with yummy goodness. […]
Things you may not have known about me… Four jobs I have had in my life: 1. Retail clothing store manager 2. Demographic mapping coordinator 3. Freshman Admissions evaluator at a local University 4. Mom (anyone who argues this isn’t a job come over here and bite me) Four movies I would watch over and […]
Which part of “I’m really swamped today, could you have someone stay in the office and cover things” don’t you understand? You had one guy stay here in the office for about an hour this morning, then he left to “get parts” and you let the other office guy take this afternoon off. You? You […]
Hair-tearing. Yup. That’s pretty much how things are going right now. I am so swamped at work I can’t see straight. There are myself and three men in the office. One took the week off to go pheasant hunting out of state. One is new. One is a dumb-ass. I’m not naming names. This is […]
Can you guess? I found out MIL isn’t going to leave town until the 26th. She will be home for Christmas. We’ll be having Christmas eve at her house with “The Brats Boys” and family and she’ll be coming to our house Christmas day. I knew if I celebrated too soon it was going to […]
This is not MY car, exactly, but it’s a picture of one just like MY car. My NEW car. My very special “girlie” car. (According to my daughter this is definately a “chick-car” scaring Hubs out of ever thinking of driving it without me.) I have a gas-guzzling 2001 Chevy Tahoe that we bought new, […]