There’s nothing like finding a super cheap price on a quality item. It feels exciting and, as every canny shopper the world over knows, there’s nothing like a bargain. Read the rest of this entry »
Archive for April, 2013
Is there such a thing as "too cheap"?
What do you tend to keep: useless junk or only what's special?
When someone declares you have too much useless junk, what do you do? Do you agree and reassure them you’re going to get rid of it all by the end of spring? Or, do you mount a full-scale justification of why you hold onto things for safekeeping? Read the rest of this entry »
Give us a love-based relationship any day.
I’ve noticed a shift in the way people handle their relationship. It’s subjective, I know, but it seems to be appearing in the media and the way people speak about their partners. Things have changed. Read the rest of this entry »
If it matters to you, ask.
Ask anything you like. But be prepared to get something unexpected in response. Read the rest of this entry »
I don't know what fine print is.
Isn’t fine print frustrating? I mean, there are reams of the stuff in documents ranging from home loans to gym membership. From travel itineraries to health plans, it’s all there in tiny, ponderous detail… in the fine print. Read the rest of this entry »
Sorry, but I can't say "Mom".
I can flex on a lot of things but I can’t say “Mom”. I can’t. Actually, I won’t. Read the rest of this entry »
Power abuse generates unecessary pain.
Okay, it’s not a real word but “superficialdom” says it all when it comes to stupid people in power and their practices. Causing an incredible amount of needless pain, it’s their indifference that is squarely to blame. Read the rest of this entry »
How much rush is too much?
Today, almost everybody is in a rush. You wouldn’t know why sometimes. But there’s no denying that furtive look people keep which screams, “Please hurry!” Read the rest of this entry »