The Swirl is REAL! What if you’re in the swirl?  What if you keep going around and around and you start recognizing things you’ve seen before?  What if you become extremely dizzy?  What if not everything is swirling at the same speed?  What if you can’t identify what you’re swirling with and keep running into it? That happens […]

Christmas Spending

This is from Seth Godin’s Blog: Situational spending Consider: You’re on the plane, headed home after a conference. The flight attendant says, “This flight is oversold, and we’re paying people $300 to take the flight that leaves in an hour.” Do you stay in your seat? You’re at the gate, different city, different flight. The […]

Fatal Accidents

Tragic accident:  little toddler accidentally aspirates some baby oil.  Baby oil in the lungs is a VERY bad thing!  He didn’t make it.  I cried.  Wasn’t my kid, but I cried.  Turns out he’s not the only kid who’s aspirated baby oil.  But what was completely off my radar were some of the responses. “There […]