If I knew your address

‘I would send you a bouquet of newly sharpened pencils if I knew your name and address.’  It’s my favorite line from one of my all time favorite movies …You’ve Got Mail.  Awww. I guess it’s a little long in the tooth now (1998). The technology is kind of old. I suppose, ‘you’ve gotta tweet, or you’ve gotta twix (as an 85 year old I know … Continue reading If I knew your address

Every Single Girl

The title is “36 Things Every Single Girl Must Do Before She Settles Down.” I was single for way longer than I’ve been married so these types of articles often catch my eye. I thought, “Hmmm. I wonder how many of the 36 I actually did before settling down?” Well, I found out that some of things don’t sound that appealing and wouldn’t have been … Continue reading Every Single Girl

Workplace Bravery

Am I brave?  I really don’t think so.  In the spring I attended a global leadership event in which bravery was the theme.  It got me to thinking about whether I am brave or whether I have ever displayed characteristics of bravery. Dictionary.com defines bravery as courage.  It lists these synonyms:  intrepidity, fearlessness, boldness, daring, prowess, heroism, pluck, spirit, audacity, nerve, mettle, and spunk.  So, … Continue reading Workplace Bravery