Archive for September, 2009

White Glove Living

I have officially started living like an obsessive compulsive neat freak. My house is finally on the market. I am somewhat neat by nature but that is as far as it goes. My biggest neat trick is that I am rather compulsive all of the time when it comes to keeping the kitchen counters free […]

Monday, September 28th

New Attitude: Self Employed

I am working on an attitude adjustment. Sometimes I feel that I am working way too hard on my house for someone else to enjoy. On a good day, I see this as my new job. I work for myself and the harder I work the better chance I have of a quick sale for […]

Monday, September 21st

Christmas as it Should be

It is said a picture is worth a thousand words. I posted a picture on my Facebook page of my downsized and stored holiday decorations .I got more comments on this than any thing I have ever posted. In this week’s blog I tried to explain why I can’t part with any more of […]

Sunday, September 13th

Clark Griswold is an Amateur

“I think you’re going to need a bigger truck.” One of the many comments I got after I took a picture of my neatly stored holiday decorations and posted it on my Facebook page. Some of the other comments ranged from “that’s ridiculous”, “Ho ho hoarders”, to suggestions that “I meet downsizing.” I have a […]

Sunday, September 13th

Conversation with a Colleague or Unemployment Week Three Interesting trade article on this very subject. I was surprised with a phone call from a former colleague the other day. Over the span of… (let’s just say a long time) this person and I have worked in more than one city, together, or as competitors. Like any two people who have known each […]

Tuesday, September 8th