Here are my Top 16 Reasons I Can’t Wait for Spring!

Yeah, it still feels a little winter-like, at least for South Georgia, however, Spring is coming and coming soon! Woohoo! The Spring Equinox is on March 20 so to hasten the arrival I’m counting down the 16 signs that winter, such as it is, is ending! Baseball The Braves season opener is on Monday, April…

Zombie Apocalypse

Customer service and critical thinking skills are not being taught anymore. As someone who has essentially been involved in some form of the customer service industry for more than 15 years, I think I can confidently say that these skills are now rare. I don’t know if they’re just not being taught or if the…

We’re Not in Kansas Anymore

Dorothy, from the Wizard of Oz, was caught up in a terrible storm that left her amazed and confused about the location that she found herself in. She went from the calm everyday living of the countryside to a make believe land that was far different from anything she had ever experienced in her life….

When Granny Sent Me to Buy Lottery Tickets

Completely understanding the part of the country in which I was born and raised, I am nevertheless still amazed at the oftentimes antiquated manners and etiquette expected of a Southern woman. The juxtaposition of Southern womanhood is confounding. We can cut you like a knife with our genteel, passive aggressive responses to inquiries and subsequently…

I Have My Retirement Planned

I can’t tell you how much I’m going to get from Social Security or what my 401K might be like when I retire. For all I know, I may still be paying off my student loans. (LOL!) I DO, however, know exactly what I want to do with all my free time when I’m no…