Where has all the phone etiquette gone?

I’m not sure if phone etiquette started going to the wayside when caller ID was conceived or whether the lack of nicety is because of cell phones, but it irks me when someone calls and doesn’t make an attempt to identify themselves or request the person to whom they wish to speak.   Way back […]

A conversation with Grandpa

The weather today is crummy, rainy and cold. I’m trying to decide what to grow in my garden this year – I hope we get more sun so my tomatoes grow. I’m doing the usual lettuce, cukes, beans…I might try some spinach this year. Carl’s enjoying his new job. He’s writing again, which makes him […]


Top 10 Things to Stop Doing to Piss Off Your Wife

10. Talking to someone else when you’re talking to her, even if what she’s saying isn’t too important. 9. Taking off your clothes next to the bed and then going into the bathroom where your hamper is. 8. Taking off your work clothes and leaving them, and shoes, in the middle of the floor. 7. […]

My venture into porn

It was a simple thing really. I keep getting annoying phone calls from MCI about updating my credit card information. While I usually hang up since I don’t have an account with MCI, when the call came through for the third time today I actually listened to it. But the number they provided went too […]