Sitting at Bar…Extroverts Edition

  Every year, I try to get to two or three Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra (CSO) performances. I tend to go by myself because even though several friends express an interest in seeing the Symphony, they can’t commit to make it happen…or I can’t wait for them to make the commitment. So I just go, solo.Continue reading “Sitting at Bar…Extroverts Edition”

Waiting for Happy Hour (prices)

The toughest time for me downtown is just after 3 pm and up until 4 pm when I’m hungry and hankering for an adult beverage. My social brain tells me to immediately solve the problem and have a seat at one of my places. My financial brain tells me to chill out and kill timeContinue reading “Waiting for Happy Hour (prices)”

Gerbera Daisies

Gerbera Daisies are my favorite flower of all-time. They are colorful, showy, and cheery. They are popular, perennial and tender. So many great characteristics. The common name Gerbera comes from Traugott Gerber (1710-1743 per Wikipedia) a medical doctor and botanist (many wealthy men dabbled in science during this time period). He didn’t actually discover theContinue reading “Gerbera Daisies”

Get a Job, sha na na na na

I’m in the middle of a job search. I’ve updated my resume and have smooth (and true) explanations ready for why I left my previous employer and why I’m the right person for the position, I mean the opportunity, your company provides. I’m searching for an office job. I mention this because different professions haveContinue reading “Get a Job, sha na na na na”