Monthly Archives: August, 2012

why not Tale – Modern day Woman

Yes I admit it. I am rather picky about the Customer Service I receive. Given I will jump through flaming hoops for a Customer, why should I expect anything less when I am one? However, when I receive superior service l am most loyal. Hence, my children had the same wonderful Pediatrician as I until …

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oldest daughter Tale – My every Reason

Today, my oldest daughter is heading up North to Portland, Maine where she is a Junior at the University of New England Westbrook College of Health Professions. Her first two years at UNE she attended their campus in Biddeford, Maine which sits on the edge of the Atlantic Ocean. Even though she has lived away from …

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cranky Tale – Pricks in Cars

I feel like wherever I go lately people are always cranky. Like why? Hey, I am no bundle of joy all of the time either, but really can anyone be happy EVER? What I am especially encountering quite a bit of lately are Pricks in Cars. Near and Far. Take for instance as I was traveling …

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amazing son Tale – Completely clueless Teacher

I always say I have the most amazing son. And I mean this whole heartedly. However, he also never ceases to amaze me. N-e-e-e-e-v-e-r. As he did yesterday doing something very simple. Checking the mail. Within our mail pile we discovered the anxiously awaited letter notifying us of his teacher for the upcoming school year. We …

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not hot Tale – In the Meatlocker

While I may often be hot, there many are around me whom are not hot. Particularly in the office. While allegedly the women are known to complain about the temperature in our workplace, I can personally attest it is most definitely an issue impacting males and females alike. In fact, as of late it is the …

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non-stop party Tale – Up in Here

Per usual it has been a non-stop party Up in Here. For one to say my Skinny-Mini-Me has finally come out of her shell would be an understatement. She is completely off the chain!  Of course this absolutely thrills me.  I just simply do not think there are enough hours in the day for everything she …

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parent Tale – Bad ass Dad

Hey I know there are many out there whom give props to their parents. Some even have wonderful blogs dedicated to them. I do honor my parents each year on their Birthday’s which happen to be a day apart (although my Dad is 5 years older) by posting my favorite photos of them. My Favorite …

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picnic Tale – Fun for All

My very generous company hosts an annual Picnic for it’s employees and their immediate families. Sunday marked the 12th picnic I have attended.  This is one day each Summer which just cannot be beat!  The grounds of one our buildings are truly transformed into a Carnival with Fun for All including, Carnival Rides, Games, Ponies, Petting Zoo, Pirates …

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fitness Tale – Step it Up

Now my Layla is pretty much fully healed, I think we can both return to our regularly scheduled fitness routines. Funny though my old gal, with the exception of a few short days, did not seem to notice she was not up to par. Despite her coned head, bandaged toe, and stitches in her butt …

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“Sisters”

My “sister” and I in the early 70’s in my all time favorite photograph. “For this little time you are mine. I will feed you with my own hand, love you with all my heart, and make you whole.”

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