James: The reason I don’t date co-workers

My first foray into the world of being a career woman began in early 2011. I started working for a large company (who shall be left unnamed). The heady mix of being in an office, having a desk of my own, not wearing a maniform (aka uniform made for men) on a daily basis, and, … Continue reading James: The reason I don’t date co-workers

Blair: The Orchid Giver

This story never fails to crack me up. And remind me that no matter how rational we may appear, the right circumstances can turn anyone into a creeper. This is one of the rare stories that doesn’t just involve me going on a date with someone, it concerns me having actually dated someone over a … Continue reading Blair: The Orchid Giver

Have you ever told a child off? A child that wasn’t your own. 

Hands up, full disclosure, I have. Once.  It's a hotly contested topic among parents. Would you? Should you? Will you ever? Whichever side of the debate you're on, hear me out.  In an ideal world our children would have all of our attention, all of the time. Unfortunately we don't live in an ideal world. … Continue reading Have you ever told a child off? A child that wasn’t your own.