Monthly Archives: March 2017

The first cut is the deepest…

…but the second hurts pretty bad, too.

Okay, relax, this isn’t going to be one of those tear-jerkers about my broken heart (it’s actually doing pretty okay these days). But it is one of many tears.

As you all know, … Read the rest

Master of my universe

Too long have I played the role of the mastered. No longer. Now, I am the master.

I have allowed the preternatural cold air lingering in South Florida to imprison me in my domicile. Eliminating from me that pristine time … Read the rest

I give up

Forget it. Finito. It’s over. No mas.

I’m done with the wave of the future. It came, I tried, I give up.

An ever-increasing wave of technology has invaded our lives. I’m a gadget man. I am. But one gadget … Read the rest

Struggling with health issues

Promises, promises.

Today, the Republican side of Congress tries again to pass its health care law, a not much better named AHCA (vs. ACA).

Hopefully, you’ve taken time to review the bill’s major thrusts, if not the whole bill (few … Read the rest

No time like the present

Sigh.

The headline phrase is most associated with getting up off your butt and doing something. I had a blog post all about my procrastination issues and some solutions for it when life forced another – more pressing – meaning … Read the rest

Of two minds

It’s amusing to use my horoscope sign to explain some of my more contradictory traits.

For example, how I have a degree in Advertising and another in Accounting. How I can create complex macro-driven workbooks at the same time as … Read the rest

Filling in the blanks

This past weekend, I stopped into a small jewelry store to get the lobster clasp on my chain repaired. In reality, these things are never “repaired”, they are replaced and, being gold, it’s actually a pretty penny.

It’s a chain … Read the rest

If you’ll just let me explain…

When I was young, not tiny, mind you, but young (probably late single/early double digits), my Dad saw a horror movie that he stole a line from and used constantly on me and my sister.

As near as I can … Read the rest

Not a total jerk

Okay. How about we get right to it.

My month of March new recipe was going to be Jamaican jerk chicken. In preparation for this unique concoction, I ordered a food processor from Amazon Prime. My free 2-day shipping got … Read the rest