When in doubt…

When in doubt, don’t do anything.  Good advice for uncertain times.  That’s where I find myself. After a week of dealing with appliance FUBAR, it’s obvious that some major purchases are burdened by a lack of communication between sales, contracted delivery and removal of old appliances, and all levels in between.   And, some independent contractorsContinue reading “When in doubt…”

Grapefruit juice mimosas and a pulled back muscle are better than water main breaks and ER visits

Sunday mornings I treat myself to grapefruit juice mimosas as I read the Miami Herald after my walk.  This morning’s walk was cut short because I pulled something in my back yesterday – probably while tossing a week’s worth of laundry into the wash and yanking it out of the drier.  Or, I’m just old. Continue reading “Grapefruit juice mimosas and a pulled back muscle are better than water main breaks and ER visits”

Sometimes green doesn’t mean go

The pressure to get things done, to see results, drives me a little too much, even in retirement.  Because of this, not having the inspiration to blog about anything lately has led to needless frustration, guilt, and excuse making.  While I have been doing some professional writing as part of school reviews the past twoContinue reading “Sometimes green doesn’t mean go”