My Top Four Working Woes

Although I haven’t worked for many companies, I’ve had several different experiences when working with others. Sometimes, the work situation wasn’t great or I dealt with challenging people whose social graces, diplomacy, and/or leadership skills, whether they realize it or not, could be improved. When I was younger, there were times I failed to be mature or conscientious in fulfilling my duties. Occasionally, I admit I’ve been mad or fed up and made unwise decisions – I’m only human....more

My Parenting Pet Peeve: "If You Do That One More Time..."

I took the kids to the pool last night, and while they enjoyed the pool fun, I sat on the sidelines with a book and relaxed. I quickly found that the book was a decoy for the people watching that was about to go down. There was only one family at the pool with us, but between trying to figure out the dynamics of the family and just simply watching their curious ways, an hour had quickly gone by, and I had enough ammo data for today's post. This family preyed on the biggest pet peeve I have of parenting -- the biggest....more
 @ChristyNobleKerling Haha... yeah, my Dad did this... 3 1/2... 3 3/4... 3 7/8... I learned that ...more