Archive for the ‘Observations’ Category

Little ghost, little ghost…

Do you believe in ghosts? One side of me says that they totally aren’t real.  But another side of me totally believes in them!!  I think that side wins. So, in the old house, we supposedly had a ghost.  A little girl ghost.  Jimmy heard her playing with Grover once in his kennel (YEARS ago…), [...]

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That’s what you get for waking up in Vegas…

Here’s what I did, learned, and observed in Vegas last week (at least the parts I can tell you, tee-hee!): Did: Attended a work-related conference Presented a session at that conference Killed my BlackBerry battery twice doing conference calls with work Stayed indoors for about 2.5 days straight Talked to strangers Won $29 at craps [...]

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Now get some sleep and dream of rock and roll…

Do you ever wake up with a song in your head?  (Not one of those annoying ones that you can’t stand to have there.  Just a song.  Usually a good one.) We were listening to some tunes the other night while we were playing cards, and “Chevy Van” came on.  Awesome song, with some (probably [...]

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Don’t stand so close to me…

What I learned from the online harassment prevention training at work (yea, it’s a rare work-related post): “Just because you’d say it or do it at home, doesn’t mean you can say it or do it at work.”  Well, yea.  They expect me to work at work.  Plus there’s no TV or recliners there. “When [...]

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I’m bringing home my baby bumblebee…

Tonight, I researched bees.  Tina got stung the other day (3 times!!!  By the same bug!!!), so we were trying to figure out what kind of bug it was.  She found a picture online, but it didn’t say what kind of insect it was.  So I found a different website (I’d give you the link, [...]

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I thought I heard them say…

I heard today on MSNBC… “it was a very… kind of… strategic… um… strategy…” I’m going to have to work on making my strategies more strategic.

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I wanna talk about me…

I was reading an article the other day about blogging (in Toastmasters magazine, by Lin Grensing-Pophal), and how to get started, and how to have a good blog.  As it turns out, I’m a BAD blogger. Under tips for bloggers?  Number 1 is “Write regularly.”  I think we can all agree I’ve been a miserable [...]

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Why?

Cause 10 is damn near NASCAR, and 7.5 just seemed silly.

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