Category Archives: humor

Five Cat Road Trip Tips For Safe Travels

Kitty in hotel

At the end of May, we moved from Minnesota to California. It should only be a three-day trip, but since we had our kitty, Blanca, with us, we opted to make it a four-day trip. We did this to limit the number of hours our kitty had to be in the car per day. I spent many hours researching information… Read more »

Target, I love you, but we need to talk.

Empty shelves at Target

For the past 15 years or so, you have been going downhill, Target. The first five years, it was so gradual, I barely noticed it. Subconsciously I knew things were not the same, but when the garden centers closed and you added groceries to the stores, that’s when things went to hell. Don’t get me wrong. I like the fact… Read more »

Etiquette and manners, the shoe edition

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What’s the etiquette for shoe wearing when you visit a friend? Do you take your shoes off? In California, this is sort of considered bad manners, unless you know the people pretty well. The only exception to this rule of etiquette is usually for your hippie friends or your friends who are really weird about their carpets being clean. Last week,… Read more »

Random thoughts on Back to the Future II

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Back to the Future II

Back in 1989, the second installment of the Back to Future series mesmerized my 15 year old self. October 21, 2015 just looked AWESOME! Now, I watch it as a 41 year old in the actual year of Back to the Future II and I go, “Where is half that stuff?!?” So, let’s look at what I wish we had: Hoverboard My husband… Read more »

Dating Advice: One weird tip

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I totally hooked you in with that title. My dating advice isn’t actually weird. It’s pretty simple actually. Maybe that makes it weird. Dating is frustrating. I know. I did it for 20 years before I got married. I watched friend after friend and relative after relative walk down the aisle. Here’s my dating advice to you: It’s OK. It’s OK… Read more »

Happy Information Overload Day?

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As I was looking for new and interesting things to share on the Twitter, I was looking at the random holidays on this website and found Information Overload Day. It’s October 21st this year. and was created by the Information Overload Research Group whose mission is stated thusly, “IORG brings together research, solutions, and people to help reduce the impact… Read more »