The Day Princeville Got Egged

The story I’m about to share is true. Although, you’d be hard-pressed to verify it. You see, the local media in Princeville, Indiana, kept what happened that day secret. The story took place in 1972 when the primary news outlet for the small town was the local newspaper. The Princeville Ledger didn’t report the incidents [...]

By |2021-04-01T14:01:33+00:00April 1st, 2021|Just for Fun|Comments Off on The Day Princeville Got Egged

An Easy-to-Use New Year’s Resolution Fill in the Blank Form

It’s that time o’ year! Time to make your traditional New Year’s resolution. Creating a realistic resolution hasn’t always been easy for me. For example, in 2012, I resolved to publish my first book by the end of the year. It was published three years later in 2015. Sigh. I wasn’t prepared to meet the [...]

By |2021-03-23T14:41:20+00:00December 31st, 2020|Just for Fun|Comments Off on An Easy-to-Use New Year’s Resolution Fill in the Blank Form

Holiday Wishes 11

I’ve published an annual holiday wishes post since 2010. Time flies when you’re having fun. But this year has been – different. Many of the 2021 holiday wishes are for a better 2021, most are from the heart, and a few are funny. I hope you enjoy. Holiday Wishes 11  Lindsey – My holiday wish [...]

By |2020-12-22T19:00:41+00:00December 22nd, 2020|Just for Fun|Comments Off on Holiday Wishes 11

But…But…the Internet’s down!?

I work from home. I manage several social media accounts, and I write four or five blogs a week, various case studies, workbooks, web copy, and some fiction. I have a system. I'm organized. I get stuff done. But today, Tuesday 11/11/20, the internet's down. Noooooo! The Internet's down! What about my Smartphone?  Well, yes, technically, [...]

By |2021-02-16T14:55:37+00:00November 12th, 2020|Just for Fun|2 Comments

My Top Ten Indicators that Winter Has Arrived

Okay, I know I'm early but winter will be here before you know it. I just want you to ready. When you know my top ten indicators that winter has arrived you can go into the season prepared. As some of you might know, I love winter. I love it almost as much as I [...]

By |2021-02-16T14:56:02+00:00October 22nd, 2020|Just for Fun|Comments Off on My Top Ten Indicators that Winter Has Arrived

Why Cats Suck at Social Media

There are multiple reasons why cats suck at social media. To begin with, their paws are a problem, they tend to swipe at the screen and scratch it, and they play with the mouse. But the biggest reason is cattiude. They are not social creatures. Cats are Territorial Cats don’t like to share and often [...]

By |2020-10-02T14:46:58+00:00October 1st, 2020|Just for Fun|Comments Off on Why Cats Suck at Social Media

Top Ten Questions not to Ask Your Boss  

Questions not to ask your boss sometimes just slip out. We’ve all done it — opened our mouths before our brains engaged and asked our boss a question that undermined our career (or could have). Like the time I asked my boss what motivated him (do you think that’s not a bad question, wait until [...]

By |2020-09-24T14:20:20+00:00September 24th, 2020|Just for Fun|Comments Off on Top Ten Questions not to Ask Your Boss  

My Top Ten Outdated Phrases

Unfortunately, of these top ten outdated phrases I've used at least eight of them this year. I occasionally use phrases, slang, and colloquialisms some of my younger friends and colleagues (okay, they’re all younger than me) either don’t understand, or chuckle at because they’re so two days ago. To help boomers, and others who may [...]

By |2021-03-23T14:41:46+00:00September 17th, 2020|Just for Fun|Comments Off on My Top Ten Outdated Phrases

My Dad, Water Jugs, and Customer Service

Every Sunday, I take dad to the grocery store. On the way, we stop by a big-box hardware store to pick up two 5-gallon jugs of water. The emptied returned jugs are supposed to be processed through a shoot, into a bin, followed by a return receipt. This is only in theory. Dad and I [...]

By |2020-08-20T14:26:17+00:00August 20th, 2020|Just for Fun|Comments Off on My Dad, Water Jugs, and Customer Service
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