Sunday, July 31, 2011

31 July

When the blues threaten to take hold, chace them away with a funny book or movie.

Saturday, July 30, 2011

30 July

Groups of teenagers are a source of amusement for those close enough to listen unobserved. Be an innocent bystander and enjoy!

Friday, July 29, 2011

29 July

Technology is an amazing thing, especially when it works. Thank your favorite tech support person today!

Thursday, July 28, 2011

28 July

When you wait until the last minute to complete a project, don’t be surprised if it isn’t your best work. Plan ahead!

Wednesday, July 27, 2011

Tuesday, July 26, 2011

26 July

In the laptop of life, protect your password. Some information does not need to be shared.

Monday, July 25, 2011

25 July

Buffet restaurants are either a dieter's best friend or worst enemy. Know before you go!

Sunday, July 24, 2011

24 July

A cool breeze, a good book and a dog at your feet. Take pleasure in life's simple moments.

Saturday, July 23, 2011

23 July

Just because you can't see the police doesn't mean they can't see you. Obey the law.

Friday, July 22, 2011

22 July

Blisters are nature's way of saying "Good effort!" But next time, wear gloves.

Thursday, July 21, 2011

21 July

Need an excuse to go out with a few friends? Try bowling: it's cocktail time disguised as exercise!

Wednesday, July 20, 2011

20 July

Attention shopkeepers: If your first thought when the door opens is “Who are these people and what do they want?” perhaps you need a vacation. 

Tuesday, July 19, 2011

19 July

“Shut up!”  Whether parent to child, sibling to sibling, or between strangers, these two words are often filled with hate. Speak carefully.

Monday, July 18, 2011

18 July

When sharing a cubicle, the considerate person works like a dog: he doesn’t say much, is always up for a snack and never steals the stapler.

Sunday, July 17, 2011

17 July

When all else fails, run and hide. Just be back by dinnertime.

Saturday, July 16, 2011

16 July

Finding a yard sale treasure can feel a triumph. Take your dollar and change to the streets this summer.

Friday, July 15, 2011

15 July

In the Hogwarts of life, it's good to have friends surround you when the going gets rough.

Thursday, July 14, 2011

14 July

A sprinkle of baby powder in your shoes makes the whole day go better.

Wednesday, July 13, 2011

13 July

Managing expectations means being as clear on what you won't be doing as on what you will

Tuesday, July 12, 2011

12 July

It is easy to love those who put love out into the world. It takes more effort to love the cranky people. But please do try.

Monday, July 11, 2011

11 July

This week, take the Creative Culinary Challenge: clear out the pantry, fridge and freezer before buying more groceries.

Sunday, July 10, 2011

10 July

Select-a-Size paper towels are a great example of a small change that is a real improvement. What small change could make a big impact in your world?

Saturday, July 9, 2011

9 July

Facing a difficult decision? Seek counsel from people outside your normal circle. A fresh perspective brings possibilities not previously considered.

Friday, July 8, 2011

8 July

Strange dreams make us thankful for our real daytime lives. Boring by comparison perhaps, but at least there are no zombies.

Thursday, July 7, 2011

7 July

When the dog gets more of your attention than your spouse, it's time for a date night.

Wednesday, July 6, 2011

6 July

Refrain from reading e-mails during a phone conversation: the person on the other end can tell you are distracted. Focus on one task at a time, or risk being rude AND inefficient!

Tuesday, July 5, 2011

5 July

Meetings without a clear purpose are a waste of everyone’s time. Have an agenda, state desired outcomes, and keep on topic.

Monday, July 4, 2011

4 July

You know it's a holiday when breakfast is Chex Mix and a beer. Let freedom ring!

Sunday, July 3, 2011

3 July

Being connected to nature makes us more human somehow. Spend a little time outside every day.

Saturday, July 2, 2011

2 July

Gather a few snacks and some cold beer, add the fun people and you've got yourself a party!

Friday, July 1, 2011

1 July

Spare pets and sleeping teenagers from a blaring smoke alarm: check the oven for flammable debris BEFORE pre-heating.