[pullquote]I may not have gone where I intended to go, but I think I have ended up where I needed to be. ~ Douglas Adams[/pullquote] I was a talented child, …
I, on the other hand, was poorly acting in school plays, deciding whether to move to Minnesota, attend a performing-arts school, or get a job and my own apartment. I chose the job – to gain independence, entered into the world of retail, and have struggled to find my soul again for the last 10 years.
Whether you celebrate Christmas, Hanukkah, or some other variation… most of these inspirational stories center around “making do” with God’s provisions and acknowledging your blessings. I can’t find a single Yuletide tale that gives people the allowance to act like jerks and obsess over sauerkraut.
By now, my three faithful followers must know how obsessed I am with grocery store stories, and food marketing in general. Having worked in retail for over a decade, I’ve …
Etsy featured Melaniefaveau’s bread tag jewelry last night, and the sheer quirkiness of the idea inspired me to actually compose a blog. Wow! That must’ve been some muse, huh? Actually, I’ve …
So, how do you fix your chibbif? And which is better: butter or margin? These are questions that I have pondered since leaving work today. Yes, I have returned to …
Occasionally I find humor in my job. Such is the case when a new or existing product catches my attention, due to it’s odd name or description. A few months …
I’m currently* employed full-time as a grocery manager in a large retail supercenter…. not going to mention which one, as corporate spies most likely scour the Internet daily looking for …
We raised over $1,300 on Kickstarter to publish my 2016 Literary Cats Calendar, featuring 13 of my original cat paintings.... and they sold out before Christmas! Thank you!!!
Tara Fly20 hours ago
I am at the Apple Blossom Festival in Winchester, VA ... Saturday & Sunday, 10am-5pm. The weather may be grey, but people are still having a great time! :) http://ift.tt/1WxCZ58
Tara Fly2 days ago
I'm loading up the car, in the rain, to set up my booth this afternoon.... in the rain. I heard it might rain this weekend. Haha!
I wrote a cheesy little poem for today:
"Setting up in the rain
is a bit of a pain
for vendors attending a show,
With the mud and the damp
permeating the camp...
But it beats setting up in the snow!" ^_^
Tara Fly2 days ago
Apple Blossom Festival prep continues.... Tonight, I'm assembling 200 magnets featuring my artwork. http://ift.tt/1Wu4aO0
I am at the Apple Blossom Festival in Winchester, VA ... Saturday & Sunday, 10am-5pm. The weather may be grey,... fb.me/5ns2BT5BU
I'm loading up the car, in the rain, to set up my booth this afternoon.... in the rain. I heard it might rain... fb.me/1dEzstLtJ