Tag Archives: Humor

Difficult to be Original

Thank you, Monica Hadsall, for this seed sentence: “I find it difficult to be consistently original.” This sentence is a perfect example. It took me five tries to choose the word “consistently”. “Always” is plain vanilla. “Regularly” is boring. “Continually”? … Continue reading

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A Chipmunk Comes Calling

“When he answered the doorbell, there was only a chipmunk sitting on the front step, looking up at him.” Continue reading

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A Baker Tries a Cleansing Diet

Is it feasible to bake while on a cleansing diet? I am on a two-week cleansing diet. Two weeks of no dairy, oil, carbohydrates, sugar, or alcohol. I am doing well until Nature decides to bless us with a refreshing … Continue reading

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5 Warning Signs That I Should Avoid a Barista Career

I almost did it again … pour ground coffee into the brew basket without a filter. If there is anyone out there who never messed up using today’s convenient, fool-proof coffee makers, you deserve a medal. I’ve realized I need … Continue reading

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In anticipation of a morning cup of coffee

I’ve lots to do today, but my mind wants a vacation. At my insistence, I convince it that we will be productive. Coffee helps. So I’m off to the kitchen to brew an enlivening cup of java, made with freshly … Continue reading

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Wag More, Bark Less

I saw “Wag More, Bark Less” again on a bumper sticker yesterday. That slogan always brings chuckles. What a great reminder! How many times do we enthusiastically nod our head at a catchy phrase, and then move on without applying … Continue reading

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Why it takes so long to get things done

Some days, no matter how ambitious I feel, it takes me foreeeeeever to get things done. On a recent Saturday morning, I made two salads and one dessert for an evening dinner with guests. I’ve made these recipes for years, … Continue reading

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My Job is Spiritual? Hah! Are You Joking?

Yes, it is. And no, I’m not. Where we are right now is an ideal place to gain spiritual understanding. Here. Now. The nature of existence is to learn through experience and thereby expand understanding. When we expand awareness, we … Continue reading

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November 3 New Moon and Eclipse Influences

Have you been experiencing change in your life? November 3 we had a new moon and eclipse. What was that about? It was about taking action to set into motion changes you have considered making in your life. New moon … Continue reading

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What is Success, Really?

Congratulations on being on the road to success, because you are someone who seeks to learn from experiences. (I know that if you read this, you do…) Life is intended to be about “what do I learn from this?” instead … Continue reading

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