Break Time Outbreak

breaktime

During the first week at my new work station, I noticed this sign on the bulletin board: “Starting immediately, your 30-minute breaks are being cut from an hour to 45 minutes.” [ Read More ]

A Kid Teaching Kids

kids

My mother worked at a day care teaching and taking care of 2 and 3 year olds and I had nothing to do so I joined her. I thought this would be a piece of cake but boy, was I wrong. [ Read More ]

Lady With The Magic Hands

farmers market

Last year, my husband and I had a bakery that sold heart healthy dessert breads like pumpkin bread, zucchini bread, sweet potato bread and banana bread, to name a few. [ Read More ]

Custom Underwear

underwear

One summer I worked for my Uncle Harry in his pawn shop on North Ave. My Uncle had a penchant for practical jokes. This is an example of the chicanery my uncle pulled off at his pawn shop: [ Read More ]

Outgoing Mail

mail

Someone had some fun and wrote, “Outgoing mail seeks femail.” Femails out there, here’s your chance! [ Read More ]

The Band-Aid

band-aid

I’m stationed halfway down the side of the gymnasium, back to the wall, a coworker standing silently next to me. As a new teacher, this is the first time that I’ve chaperoned a dance, and I’m sort of curious about being on the other side of things. [ Read More ]

The Irate Escape [PODCAST]

job

Vincy tells the story of helping his son find a job. It turns out to be a harder journey than they expected! [ Read More ]

Keeping Up With Technology

technology

It’s not easy keeping up with technology. A few years ago I worked at a vocational school, teaching introductory computer skills. My students were mostly young adults looking to enter the workforce. But we also had a few retirees in the class as well. [ Read More ]

Cafe Henri Sign

sign

Here is a cool image from a sign outside Café Henri I wanted to share! [ Read More ]

Meeting The Kingfish

boxer

The Kingfish, a legendary boxer, was strong, tough, and he certainly knew how to sell a man a tie. [ Read More ]