Monthly Archives: January 2013

Who saves a receipt for a G**damned Bath Mat??”

As my wife will be the first to tell you, I’m a stickler when it comes to customer service. Call me old school if you will, but for whatever reason I just have this wacky idea that any retailer who wants to earn my business should be doing cartwheels and jumping through hoops of fire […]

The Cold, Hard Realities of the Women’s Book Club Phenomenon

Anne and some of her friends put together a monthly book club a few years ago, and last night, the gals decided they’d invite their spouses along so we could get an up close and personal look at this women’s book club phenomenon. Here are a few quick observations on that subject: 1. From […]

When Then Grandparents Leave

Yesterday morning my folks headed out to DIA for their return trip back to Pittsburgh after a 10 day visit here in Denver. Here are some quick thoughts on how life changes at our house when the Grandparents pack up and head back home: When the grandparents leave all 3 of my kids wake up every […]