Top 10 Situations to Keep Your Mouth Shut and Look Smart Ever say something and immediately wish you could take it back? I often suffer from foot-and-mouth disease so when I stumbled across an article explaining with to shut the fuck up,
Do You Hate Roundabouts? So Do I! I’ve always had an intense uncertainty when it comes to roundabouts. It’s never really clear who yields whom. If you’re on the inside lane, are you forced to go round and round like
#Horror At the Nail Salon It was a dark and stormy day – just kidding. It was a nothing in particular afternoon. I decided to treat myself to a mani/pedi to offset the damage of a weekend on the river.
We are Officially These Kind of People What kind of people? The kind that purchased a recreational vehicle and plan to visit all of the state parks in Texas. There are 92, by the way. Not sure if we will
What is your Emotional Intelligence, You Big Baby Have you heard of this personality distinction? It’s kind of like an IQ (intelligence quotient) but instead of measuring the brains ability to process knowledge through a series of tests, the EIQ
Are You a Lake, River, or Ocean Person? This question came up on a recent river trip with some friends. We floated the Comal River in New Braunfels, Texas, in tubes, soaking up the sun, alternating between feelings of relaxation
Has Your Cheese Been Moved? How to Move On Change sucks! And that’s in the best of circumstances. Unexpected change is the worst and yet it is looming over our lives at all times. To be clear, change is different
Is That You Amelia? As a young girl, the story of Amelia Earhart always haunted me. The grainy, choppy, final movie clips of Amelia waving goodbye before flying into oblivion. I didn’t understand how they couldn’t find her. I mean
Random Thoughts & Weird Happenings July 4th Edition With Fourth of July fast approaching, I did what every proud American does to get ready to celebrate our Nation’s independence from England 241 years ago, I went to the liquor store.
If You Can’t Take a Joke Don’t Remodel Years ago I was part of a neighborhood women’s club that invited monthly speakers to visit while we stuck our kids with babysitters from the nearby church. It was a getaway, I’ll
Are We Getting Meaner? Or does it just seem that way. Politics. Crime. Inequality. Race relations. Health Care. Climate Change. So many issues are dividing our nation right now, I can’t help but wonder, were we always this angry? Or,
A Conversation with My Younger Self This is a great writing assignment to try. What would you say to your younger self given the opportunity? It really should be written every decade so we can take a glance back to