Tag Archives: jobs

Question of the day

If you could have free, unlimited service for 5 years from an extremely good cook, chauffeur, housekeeper, masseuse, or personal secretary, which would you choose?

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Would you pay for online news?

For more years than I can remember, I loved reading my morning paper while having those first few terrific cups of coffee and it’s really how I started my day.  I looked forward to it and it was a huge part of … Continue reading

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The marshmallow test

I thought this study was pretty cool.  It was on the news the other night. The instructor told the kids they could have a marshmallow one way or the other but if they could wait until he got back, they would get … Continue reading

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Question of the day

If you could have a servant come to your house every day for on hour, what would  you have them do?

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Question of the day

Have you ever dated someone you worked with?  How did it work?

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Workplace Enemies

I work at a place where there are 3 separate offices on the same land.  All walking distance accessible.   In my office we have about 20 employee’s. Since I have worked here, there have been these two ladies who do … Continue reading

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Question of the Day

What’s the worst job you’ve ever had?

Posted in choices, jobs, life, memories, people, Question of the day, questions, simple questions, things, Uncategorized, work | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 25 Comments

Working moms or stay at home moms???

Mommy??  How come you have to go to work??? As we prepare to leave the house for yet another work day, my daughter asks me a question that’s been ruminating in my head since I first became a mother.  The automatic response is something … Continue reading

Posted in adulthood, adults, babysitters, babysitting, child care, children, choices, differences, emotions, fears, feelings, jobs, kids, lifestyles, mom's, parent's, people, stay at home moms, things, thoughts, today's times, Uncategorized, women, working moms, working parents, worry | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 13 Comments

The Perfect Job

A guy walked into the local welfare office to pick up his check. He marched straight up to the counter and said, ’Hi, you know, I just HATE drawing welfare. I’d really rather have a job.’ The social worker behind … Continue reading

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Lonely jobs

I’m not sure if any of you have heard of Jason Davis.  I don’t know if he’s all over the country or not but he has a program here in Minnesota called On The Road Again.  The show the other night was … Continue reading

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Question of the day

If you could own a restaurant, what kind would it be?

Posted in adulthood, adults, choices, eating, favorite, feelings, food, jobs, lifestyles, people, Question of the day, simple questions, things, thoughts, Uncategorized, work, worry | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 13 Comments

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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Kids Korner

What do you want to be when you grow up?

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Good Parents, Bad Results…Ouch! (written by Jennifer)

Today US News and World Report Issued an article titled Good Parents, Bad Results. It tried to identify the current generation of parents as well intentioned and not the slackers that they are often portrayed as. However the article clearly … Continue reading

Posted in childhood, children, choices, communicating, dad's, daycare, emotions, family, fears, feelings, guilt, jobs, kids, life, mistakes, mom's, parent's, parenting, people, thoughts, working parents | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 18 Comments

Question of the day

What was your first job?

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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

Posted in children, choices, chores, control, emotions, family, fears, feelings, guilt, home, housework, jobs, kids, life, lifestyles, marriage, mom, parent's, people, responsibility, stress, thoughts, women, work, working, worry | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 10 Comments

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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Question of the day

What did you want to be when you grew up?  Is it what you ended up being?

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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

Posted in bad habits, choices, family, feelings, friendship, good habits, jobs, judging, lifestyles, people, relationships, responsibility, thoughts, Uncategorized, work, working | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 13 Comments