Category Archives: work

Question of the day

Have you ever embarrassed yourself at a work or social function?

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Question of the day

How often do you call in sick when your not?

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Question of the day

Have you ever been passed up for a promotion?  How did that make you feel?

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Does money make you happy?

I know you’ve heard it…money doesn’t buy happiness. Well lets really think about it. For most of mine and my husbands relationship we’ve had money problems. Always living paycheck to paycheck. Never had money to go on vacations or even … Continue reading

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Finding enough time in a day

HELP!!!  I feel like I’m running out of time.  Things just aren’t getting done.  I don’t know what to do.  I usually get up at 6 am, get ready for work, get the 3 year old ready, say good bye and … Continue reading

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Vacuum cleaners

Okay folks, here’s the deal.  All of us Erickson girls, who are only Erickson’s by marriage, have several things in common and one of them is keeping a vacuum cleaner in working order.  Nikki, Sue and myself go through them … Continue reading

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American dream

I think about this quite often. I don’t know why. What is your American dream? Is it baseball and apple pie? Freedom to do what we want or the right to bitch when something doesn’t go our way? To me … Continue reading

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On Call :-( (written by Sue)

Today is Memorial Day and I am alone, sitting in front of the computer, waiting.  Today is my holiday to work so here I sit.  Waiting for my family to come and have lunch with me and waiting for my … Continue reading

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What’s wrong with Jason?

I am getting so sick and tired of hearing people say what’s wrong with Jason.  Nothing dammit!  Just like my last post says leave me alone.  I’m also getting sick of people in glass house’s throwing stones.  I’ve come to … Continue reading

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Hard day at work and a glass of wine

So, after having a long day at work, I get home and try to feed everyone and clean the house.  Go outside and tend to the animals.  Get homework done.  Give everyone time for their baths/showers so we all have … Continue reading

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