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Thursday List – Top Ten Most Annoying Resume Mistakes

I’m not going to tell you how to format your resume to impress and influence your future employer.  I’m not going to tell you how to write your experience or how to list it.  I will never tell you to … Continue reading

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Monday Top Ten List – My Favorite Cookbooks

I started thinking about this list yesterday when I was writing about Nigella Lawson’s Feast.  I have go to cookbooks for certain things and two I use all the time.  These 10 cookbooks I can’t and won’t live without, so … Continue reading

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Sunday Top Ten List – Things I Love About Autumn

This instalment is my annual ode to Autumn. Cooler Temperatures. Yes, I’ve said it before, yet every year brings me back to absolutely loving nights that plummet to 50 degrees.  Sleep just isn’t better than in the fall.  Windows wide … Continue reading

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Friday Top 10 List

These are the top 10 things that annoyed me unnecessarily this week: People who don’t use the sidewalk. Why?  Why not use a perfectly good sidewalk?  Yesterday some woman who had to be in her 50’s was walking in the … Continue reading

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Top Ten List of Most Annoying Phone Callers

(Note: This is YOU calling ME. Not ME calling YOU.) (Note #2: Yes, this has all happened to me. Recently.) 1.   Call to ask for a phone number/directions and then ask ME to wait while you get pen and paper. Seriously? If you … Continue reading

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Top 10 List – Why I Like Coffee

10. The smell.  9. Face it, it’s one of the few legal stimulants you can safely brew in your own home.  8. It provides a cash crop for Columbia that can’t be snorted up your nose. 7. It provides a handy foil … Continue reading

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Missing Winter – A List of 10 things

Some people don’t like the cold. I’m not one of those some people. I like the cold. I like winter. It’s 60 freakin degrees out there right now! I want a winter!!!!! Top 10 List of Things I’m Missing 10. … Continue reading

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Top 10 List – Why Fall Rocks

10. Sleeping with your windows open again after a summer of over 90 degree heat. 11 would be having a window fan, but it’s sort of redundant, so I won’t really include it here. 9. The clarity of the skies. … Continue reading

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Annoying Grammer – Top 3

These are the top 3 most irritating grammer issues, for me anyway. 3. Their, there, they’re. One is possesive, one is an adverb (as my friend the Queen tells me, not a preposition), the last is the conjunction of they … Continue reading

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Top 10 List – Organic Gardens

Here is my list of reasons why keeping an organic garden ROCKS! 10. The smell of the dirt, it doesn’t smell like anything other than dirt, which means the smell is clean. That is a lovely smell. 9. You can … Continue reading

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