Tag Archives: Recreation

The K.I.S.S. of Death

In junior high school, I learned a phrase from my English teacher that conveyed the value of simplicity: Keep it Simple, Stupid (K.I.S.S.).  Keep your message short, direct, and to-the-point if you want others to understand.  To support, the K.I.S.S. … Continue reading

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This Ma’am Won’t Cry for Her Crime

I got pulled over by a cop today. I was on my way to work (even a little early according to my watch) and just about to drop off some dry cleaning, when all of the sudden I saw a police … Continue reading

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Paging Dr. Piranha

This weekend, our Biz e-Family headed out amidst the snow and -15 degree wind chill for a little trip to PetSmart. We needed to buy dog food, but it was also an opportunity to get the kids out of the … Continue reading

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10 Reasons Snow Days Ain’t What They Used to Be

As a child I remember vividly the anticipation and excitement surrounding the possibility of my school calling a “snow day.”  A snow day meant school was closed.  I got to sleep in and perhaps even go sledding outdoors with my friends. Sledding … Continue reading

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Remote Control: New Tech for Parents Keeps Teen Driving in Check

I have some exciting news for the beginning of 2011! Once a month, I will be a contributing writer for A to Z for Moms Like Me, a soup to nuts online resource for moms. From food to finances to travel of … Continue reading

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The 12 Days of Anecdotes – Day 9 “Baby’s First Curse Word”

I guess I should be impressed that it hadn’t happened sooner. Unlike your child’s first crawl, first steps or first word, there are some milestones that you hope your baby never reaches.  Sex would probably be at the top of … Continue reading

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Man’s Best Friend, Not Bedfellow

I’ve always been an animal lover. As long as I can remember, I have grown up with pets of all sorts. I’ve had pet dogs, turtles, a rabbit, and birds. Because animals have always been a part of my life, I … Continue reading

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Biz e-Friday Countdown 10.29.10

 (This edition of Biz e-Friday Countdown was not posted last night due to technical difficulties and some really nasty malware on the computer I was using.  Very sorry!) Now, on to the Countdown! If you were too busy to read them … Continue reading

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Angry BMW Owners Should Take Advice from Ice Cube

A recent article in the U.K.’s Telegraph called out BMW drivers as the angriest on the road. The poll revealed that BMW drivers are more likely to tailgate, flick the finger and speed than anyone else on the road. I … Continue reading

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What to Wear

With Halloween soon approaching it’s time that I got the kids’ costume situation figured out. This year marks the first Halloween that Biz e-Baby1 has had an opinion as to what she’d like to wear. While, I am glad she is growing into … Continue reading

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