We love sports. I especially love tennis because it's one game I get and also enjoy playing. This year was no different. Our family watches as much as we can as the tournament leads towards the finals. Wimbledon is unique in that it is known to be high class. The athletes are even required to… Continue reading A “wet and wild” Wimbledon? So much for class! Let’s take a stand people! PLEASE GET MAD ABOUT SOMETHING!
Outside is my happy place, that is unless it's cold. Part of my fun is critters. Koi pond, bird feeders and one of my favorites, baby turtles. For the last couple of years, I've bought my turtles from a traveling reptile exhibit. For those 2 years, I've consistently marked it on my calendar, traveled the… Continue reading The real reason people shop online…
It was the last thing I needed to grab on my way out the door. Headed to my closest Y, my hands were already full and any unplanned movement could cause me to drop everything I had carefully bundled in my two hands. "Headphones, now where are they? The last place I left them was… Continue reading Pounce! How to keep your foot out of your mouth and not have to eat crow. Today’s pick of the day.
Money. It's a big deal. Yet daily we underestimate our purchasing power. Recently my husband and I were discussing movie choices with our two teenagers. "I'm concerned about the content of movies, but equally important is patronizing something that will be reproduced over and over because others paid to see it." Their fathers' point was to teach them to use their purchasing… Continue reading Purchasing power. Why movies, pornography, and hamburgers make me angry. Today’s pick of the day.