Category: Miscellaneous

Making Myself Crazy

I seem to have a great knack for taking on waaayyy too much and then wondering why I feel like I am going to just crash!  I feel like these are the times when my ADD and OCD intersect.  The Fall is my favorite time of the year.  But I have put so much on my plate that I am…

The Countdown has begun . . .

It’s that time of year again when the Christmas crazy’s set in.  So far, I’ve made it through the office “holiday” party that I am in charge of, my own Christmas party and the Christmas party at the church.  I still have the “potluck/chinese auction” at the office this week.  Trying to get packages wrapped each night and check my excel…

Who’s Not Cooking on Thanksgiving?

Me!  For the first time in 37 years of marriage, I am going out to dinner instead of cooking at home on Thanksgiving.  I have mixed emotions about this.  I feel guilty on one side and elated on the other.  Family tradition is tugging at me saying but what about us?  You are going to break the chain!  The catholic in…

I Don’t Get It . . .

Call me old fashioned, call me uninformed, call me a therapist, cause I don’t get it!  I think we are all over the phone calls, the ads, etc. etc. etc.  And all of it geared at making the other guy look bad.  What happened to just letting the people know what you want to do for them and giving us…

My Birthday

I was born on  9/27/19XX.  So I looked up some facts about today.  Other famous people born today:  Samuel Adams Avril Lavigne Gwyth Paltrow  Some things that occurred on my birthday:  9/27/1777 – Lancaster, Pennsylvania is the capital of the United States, for one day. 9/27/1931 – Lou Gehrig completes his 6th straight season, playing in every game. 9/27/1954 –…