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How to Handle A Restaurant Maelstrom – Get the Crayons!

The difference between blacklisting a restaurant and endorsing it, is less about how perfect the dinner goes than it is about the reaction of the staff when all goes wrong, as long as the food is good.

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Goat Yoga in the Year of Trying New Things

Goat Yoga is NOT a spectator sport where goats demonstrate yoga positions for the enjoyment and youtube videos of all.

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Chicken Farmer I Still Love You Despite Your Graffiti Ways

But this one message means love to me, a young love that cannot be contained

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When You Find Your People, You Just Know

I introduced myself...her name also began with an "A", we shared a hairdo, and an unadventurous sense of tidy, comfortable, mostly classic style, our birthdays are a few weeks apart (Yes, I had to ask if she was a Virgo.) We chuckled at our connection and she headed to the door.(admittedly within a very small parameter) when people are doing things the wrong way.

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The Lingering Effects of Being Bitten by the Ad Bug?

A couple of months ago I got a shared email with a photo showing our old ad agency being torn down to make room for condos. Daniel F. Sullivan Company, 1266 Soldiers Field Road, Boston was going to exist exclusively in memories

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Girlfriends = People with their Hearts in the Right Place

I did have time to crowdsource on Facebook to solicit handmade pins

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Flotsam & Jetsam of the Radio Waves

...my gig as a guest on a radio show where nothing is scripted and predictability is for cowards

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Feast of the 3 Saints is After All a FEAST

If there is anything I remember about my Italian stepfather it was him saying after every pant busting, dozen course meal "Did you get enough to eat?"