Monthly Archives: October 2010

#0130: When Your Purchase Equals Up to an Even Dollar Amount

How cool is it to be able to go to a store or restaurant, get the items you want, go to the cash register, and find out that the total of your purchase, including tax, equals up to an even … Continue reading

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#0129: Car Airbags and Seat Belts

About an hour ago, I was involved in a major car wreck.  I won’t go into too many details, but I was riding shot-gun in a car when it suddenly crashed into the back of another car. My body was … Continue reading

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#0128: Having an Empty Seat Next to You on Public Transporation… and NOBODY Sits There

When traveling on any kind of public transportation – be it bus, train, plain, etc. – it can often become quite crowded. You have buses that get stuffed with passengers going every which-way, trains commuting a slew of people from … Continue reading

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#0127: When 2 or More Fast Food Places Have Joined Together in One Location

You mean to tell me there are now fast food places that have joined together into ONE location?  You mean to tell me I can order a Taco Bell burrito, a bucket of KFC chicken and a slice of pizza … Continue reading

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#0126: When Babies Finally Get Old Enough to Communicate Their Needs Verbally

When you become a parent, it’s very important to understand what your child’s needs are.  When they’re babies, though, all they can do to communicate what they want is to cry.  Most parents can usually figure out what the various cries mean … Continue reading

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#0125: Plug Adapters

Isn’t it annoying when you buy an electronic item that’s supposed to connect to another item you have, only to find out they can’t connect together because the plugs don’t match up? I’ve had this happen a few times before.  … Continue reading

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#0124: Furniture Slip Covers (by guest blogger Caroline Smith)

Although this seems like such a small thing, I am very thankful for my furniture slip covers. These inexpensive modern marvels, which are nothing like the old throws that Grandma once used, have made it easy for me to maintain … Continue reading

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#0123: Looking At The Clock at Work and Realizing You’re Almost Out of There

“Stupid job! I can’t believe how many hours I have to be stuck here! I come in every day at 9 A.M. so I can work 8 hours for my check.  It’s a nice enough check, but MAN! All this … Continue reading

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#0122: Having Hair (Thanks for the Reminder, Willow Smith!)

Hair.  It’s one of those things that everyone has on at least ONE part of their body (sorry, baldies!).  The most obvious place to find hair is on the top of the head (unless you’re bald – again, sorry, baldies!).  … Continue reading

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#0121: Devices Made to Trim Nose Hairs

Let’s face it: seeing body hair in the wrong place can be pretty gross.  Yet, of all the places to see hair on a person’s body, perhaps none is more disturbing and “in-your-face” than the sight of a person with … Continue reading

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