Fees for appreciation

Okay, I’m floored. This morning I read an article about some recent Airport Authority business. The article included a bulleted list of agenda items covered at the last meeting–pretty benign stuff until I read this: A change in the airport’s rates and...

Test your limits

I did it. I’ve finally lost it. This past weekend I ran a race–ran is somewhat euphemistic here–and it was, as billed by the event organizers, the “craziest frickin’ day” of my life. Now, I’ve done a lot of races, but...

Just when you think you’re right

Recently, someone close to me sent me an email that pushed a hot button. Without going into details, I had been trying to ignore a perceived slight for a couple of months, and this message poked that spot, proving that despite my valiant effort, it still festered. I...

Who’s sorry now?

About a year ago, my son started calling me a “quirky little girl.” He thinks some of my at-home conventions are, well, quirky, and he’s not afraid to tell me so: I like the light switches to point down when the lights are off; plates should be...

I’m back!

My two weeks of travel and projects are now behind me and my fingers are itching to hit the keyboard again. For those of you who checked this blog occasionally to see if I had, perchance, found both the opportunity and the means to tack up a post, I say thank you for...