First World Problems

 Vacation re-entry can be rough sometimes. First the annoyance of modern day air travel is enough to wipe out any acquired vacation serenity. My husband, John, couldn’t suppress ‘moo’ noises as we lined up in a crowded jet way waiting to board our plane. Usually...

Taking A Vacation When I Love My Job

The last time I took a vacation for two whole weeks was… I don't remember when. What I do remember is feeling like I needed a week to get relaxed, then the second week I actually relaxed. It was wonderful.Starting on Monday I'll be on vacation for two...

Five Links to Cheer Your Recession Blues

The headlines are full of more dour economic news. A friend of mine is trying to keep calm. She has a good job but will she be next when the lay off Russian Roulette wheel turns? Another wants desperately to leave an unhappy job situation but doesn't dare because...