What I Learned This Week: #204

Monday, July 19 – Sunday, July 25, 2021 The Week in Conspicuous Consumption: I vaguely remember ordering a candle wick trimmer weeks ago when my scissors we not…cutting it…as far as reaching down into a jar candle. I guess one day I must have had enough. Part of my reaction to the pandemic is toContinue reading “What I Learned This Week: #204”

What I Learned This Week: #201

Monday, June 21 – Sunday, June 27, 2021 The Week in Multi-Tasking: There’s a thing in retail called “recovery” and it is almost as dramatic as it sounds. Recovery is an attempt to overturn hours of shopping to put the store into a fresh state for the next day. It’s a reset, and an importantContinue reading “What I Learned This Week: #201”

What I Learned This Week: #200

Monday, June 16 – Sunday, June 20, 2021 The Week in Milestones: What I Learned this Week is 200 posts old. I started blogging in 2017 to practice writing. At first, I wrote on random topics on random days, but soon settled into once a week “reporting.” For 64 days during the early lock downContinue reading “What I Learned This Week: #200”

What I Learned This Week: #198

Monday, May 31 – Sunday, June 6, 2021 The Week in Puppies!: A friend of mine fosters dogs. She’s been doing it for a couple years and only has had one “Foster Fail” which actually means she ended up adopting one dog herself. Part of fostering puppies is getting them ready for their forever homes.Continue reading “What I Learned This Week: #198”