Hockey night in Canada
No, I don’t mean the Olympics. Tonight, while Canada was playing Slovakia in a semi-final Olympic match, I was not at a pub or a friend’s place, in front of a TV watching the second-most crucial game in all of our country. Instead, I was at the local community arena watching our local college-level B-team, or maybe they are a C-team, or Division 2 or something like that. In other...
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My guy is Cheating on me with X-Box 360 Substitute X-Box 360 with gadget of choice: PSP, MacBook, iPhone….. you get the picture.
Engaging in the workplace
Talk about disengagement. David Zwinger, a speaker on the topic of Engagement, spoke at our institution yesterday as part of an in-service staff development day. He opened his keynote presentation with a haiku poem about being REALLY disengaged at the workplace: I sit in my cubicle Envying the dead Only 2 hours to go It was a good presentation and made me think about being really CONNECTED...
He lights up my days
Little scamp He was in our bed at 6:30am beeping and bahhing, babbling away in contentment to be with his papa and mama after a night away in his room. I am bleary eyed at work, but very happy to be woken up in such a way.
Marc Jacobs Biscotti Smells Like… →
Karen writes: Lemons. For serious! There’s also a hint of mint tea thrown into the top notes. Eventually it dries down to a white musk/violet/vanilla combo. Apple smelled like a green apple Jolly Rancher, and Pomegranate like Pom juice. What a delicious description of what is, I guess, a new perfume. Was waffling about whether it’s a room spray, but with the Marc Jacobs label,...
This book is about poetry, tragedy, love and WordPress 2.7. In short, it is...– Amazon.com: Customer Reviews This was a review of a technical book.
Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you...– Mark Twain What is up on my office wall.
The little things
Seriously, how many times in life does someone offer you meatballs unannounced? Well, this is what happened today in my office. A colleague knocked on my door and brought me 2 small meatballs on a plate in one hand, and chocolate cake with raspberry filling in the other. Just because. No reason, didn’t ask for anything. She was just sharing some food from a gathering happening down the...