Monthly Archives: March 2012

Is Your English Too Good?

My wonderful client Mariko has a wonderful habit of sending me wonderful gifts – all penguin-themed. Over the years she’s sent me a penguin mobile, a penguin Lego puzzle (I still can’t figure out how to put it together) and countless stickers, envelopes and other office items. But a couple of weeks ago, she outdid even her own wonderful self.  I received a foot tall, blue, penguin sculpture.   And when I say sculpture, I don’t mean some plastic thing […] Click to read more…

 

Bark In The Dark

We’ve got a problem over at our house. A problem that involves barking. Now fortunately, this barking thing relates to our dog, not one of our children, so I suppose I should be thankful for small favors. Nevertheless, it seems that Abbie, our 8-year-old (more or less) Lab/Golden mix (more or less), has developed a penchant for making noise outside, late at night and early in the morning.   Listen To This Post Personally, and if it were up to […] Click to read more…

 

You Better Shop Around

“Try to get yourself a bargain son Don’t be sold on the very first one Pretty girls come a dime a dozen Try to find one who’s gonna give ya true lovin’” – Smokey Robinson and The Miracles   What do you think about this? Suppose, one day, you wake up and decide you’d like to be married. You’ve been single for a long time and for whatever reason, you determine that it’s time, as they say on Bonanza, to […] Click to read more…