This Mouse Is For You

This Mouse Is For You

This mouse is for you! It’s Monday.  Time to get back in the trenches.  This little guy is on a tiny ceramic dish my sister gave me a year or so ago.    It rests on my home office desk to make me smile if I get too caught up with work.  Isn’t she sweet? ...
Contractors Can Be People, Too

Contractors Can Be People, Too

      Here’s an interesting article.  It suggests some contractors (usually  men) have sought therapy to help them deal with the “rage, frustration and pain” of customer relations.   Tough guys with power tools seeking the help of a...
Carpe Diem!

Carpe Diem!

Carpe diem!  Seize the cupcake!  Actually, it’s seize the day, but sometimes they are the same thing.  Aren’t they?!  Sometimes I need a good reminder that life isn’t guaranteed; I need to be more in the moment.  Erma Bombeck helps me get my mind to...
The Real Deal: Advice 4 Tweens & Moms

The Real Deal: Advice 4 Tweens & Moms

The Real Deal: Advice 4 Tweens & Moms The Real Deal: Advice 4 Tweens & Moms is changing!  Vanessa and I decided to move to a new schedule.  The Real Deal will appear the second Thursday of every month and The Real Deal: Ravin’ Reviews will appear the...
Sleep and Your Sanity

Sleep and Your Sanity

Sleep and your sanity are directly linked. Sleep is essential to our health generally, our sanity in particular.  Interrogators know, if you want to break someone down, deprive them of sleep.  I didn’t appreciate how important sleep was until I became sleep...