School Reunion Styling

What does one wear to a high school reunion? I’ve never bothered going to these things in the past, but apparently we’ve clocked up 20 years now, so I feel …

Impending DIY Drama

My cousin, Jim, has been attempting to resurface his driveway. He’s struggling a bit, but I haven’t got much sympathy for him. If I’ve told him once, I’ve told him …

Shy children at play centers

As the nanny of a number of children, I have to say that there are great parks, and there are definitely parks to avoid. I’m proficient in first aid and …

Clearly Superior Taste

I’m really over cleaning the wall tiles beyond my stove. I always thought that scrubbing encroaching mould out of grout lines was just part and parcel of having a house …

Pest on the Train

You know those impossible-to-not-overhear phone conversations on public transport at peak hour? This guy on my train today was really taking the cake on that front. He had a booming …

Check-Up for Stressed Kitty

My cat, Lucinda, has been behaving oddly the past couple of days. She’s been drinking an inordinate amount of water, and seems low on energy as well. Plus, she’s showing …

Attaining the Dream Home

Yes, I will have four of these if you don’t mind. In today’s lesson, children, we shall be learning about home ownership. What kind of person do you think I …