Survived another Valentines Day


February 14, a dark day for those who view it as just another day.   A dark day for that man or woman who forgets to buy flowers, chocolate or a “Kay diamond for their significant other. A few years ago, a relatively new relationship ended because I didn’t call and wish Happy Valentine day.Continue reading “Survived another Valentines Day”

Women reveal biggest Valentine’s Day disasters from being cheated on to their partner getting arrested


By:SUCHANDRIKA CHAKRABARTI/UK Mirror ROMANCE can be exciting exactly because you never know what’s going to happen. For Valentine’s Day, you might hope for flowers, a heartfelt message in a card, perhaps even a candlelit dinner… But even if you do get them, things could still go wrong. Getting arrested, being cheated on and ending up inContinue reading “Women reveal biggest Valentine’s Day disasters from being cheated on to their partner getting arrested”

Trapped on RT next to a man with Horrific Breath


The plan: Light Rail out to the Folsom Outlets.  Get a little reading done and a little lunch at the shopping center. Detour 1:  Rite Aid on K Streets for  breath mints (an omen?) Detour 2:  Changing trains on R  Street  Detour 3:  Hasty exit at Watt And the rest of the story.    OnContinue reading “Trapped on RT next to a man with Horrific Breath”

Isn’t it rich…………..


Hot Chocolate is hot chocolate, I’ve never gone out of my way for hot chocolate.  Marshmallows or whipped crème it’s Hot Chocolate.   So when my daughter said I must try this Hot Chocolate, I wasn’t moved. My first sip of Classic American Hot Chocolate ($3.75)wasn’t exciting, my daughter said, “Dad you have to get inContinue reading “Isn’t it rich…………..”

A Valentine’s Day wish for the lovelorn: Learn to pick up the phone


    For those of us who are single, Valentine’s Day can be full of bittersweet flashbacks: that first kiss on the playground after Jimmy gave you a “Be Mine” card or that time you had the guts to tell Max you wanted to be more than friends and he agreed. When memories of loves-no-longerContinue reading “A Valentine’s Day wish for the lovelorn: Learn to pick up the phone”