Tag Archive: rant

5 Easy Ways Women Can Support Each Other and Why We Should

Five easy ways women can support each other and why we need to. We will never gain equality in power until we stop tearing each other down.

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Seven Things I Don’t Post on Facebook #sorrynotsorry

The great thing about Facebook is there aren’t too many rules. We can all post what we want and not post things we don’t want. Each of us can set our own guidelines even if the choice is “I have no guidelines”. Personally, I made a conscious choice about a few things I don’t post …

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Blogger to Blogger: Five Blogging Basics I Wish Every Blogger Would Do.

I am far from a blogging expert, but I do visit many many blogs every week. And, my dear fellow Blogger, I have to tell you, some of you are driving me crazy! This is not going to be a Wall of Shame post. I am not trying to be mean, even thought I am …

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Why I don’t wish American Service Members and Veterans “Happy Memorial Day”

More than a few U.S. active duty service members and veterans I know are offended by the words “Happy Memorial Day”. Some may not be as vocal about it as others, but it is still insulting if you know the true meaning of the day. Confused? I understand. The holiday has become increasingly a day …

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5 Jobs Everyone Should Have to Try

Respect for our fellow man is something that I have been thinking about lately. I make a conscious effort to walk a mile in someone else’s shoes when I get annoyed. I get plenty of practice. Well, I said it was something I have to make a conscious effort to do. Someday maybe it will …

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5 Life Lessons Crafts Can Teach Children

Once again Huffpost is telling me I am doing everything wrong. First, I was an idiot for not opening Chinese takeout containers into plates, now I am ruining my child’s life by looking on Pinterest for crafts and activities to do with my child. Well, if crafting is wrong, I don’t want to be right. I …

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I was thirsty, so sue me.

I’d been working in the yard on a beautiful spring day and worked up a bit of a thirst. But, what should I drink?   Sugar filled Soda is out according to the new WHO guidelines limiting sugar. Diet Soda is nothing but poison according to a few of my FaceBook friends (I know they …

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Comment Conundrum

Last month I participated in a Comment Love group with a bunch of other bloggers. We had to visit 75 other sites and leave a comment on one of their posts – all to be done in one week. Of course it was scheduled for Valentine’s Week which is insane at my house with 2 birthdays …

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Sprouts Kindest Kid Contest.

Sprout TV, which airs 24-hour programming for children aged 2-7 years, is having a contest to find the Kindest Kid. Parents submitted their child’s “act of kindness” then all entries were    “preliminarily judged by an independent, qualified judging organization, based on the following Judging Criteria: Impact the child’s kind act had on the community …

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Why do I have to go Mama Bear to get things done?

NO! No no no no no no no! I don’t want to!!! Waaah! You can’t make me! I said Noooooooooooooooooooo! Ok, deep breath in aaaaaand out. One. Two. Three. Four. Happy place, happy place. Do you know one of those people that like to argue? The ones that thrive on a nice healthy debate. The …

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Do you have to obnoxious to own an Apple product?

I spent the better part of my day trying to figure out how to get my Windows 7 computer to install Service Pack 1 and all of the updates including Internet Explorer 10. The directions on Microsoft’s website left something to be desired, but I eventually figured it out with some help from a few third party …

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