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When It Rains or Snows on Your Parade

Climate is what we expect, weather is what we get. — Mark Twain I have written about this topic here before, and should have done it again before our recent Historic Storm. Only one of “my” families was caught in … Continue reading

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It Can Be the Little Things

We should try to eliminate things that unnecessarily piss people off. — Michael O’Leary, Ryanair, in an apparent change to their customer service philosophy. AGM, Dublin, 20 Sep 2013 Recently American Airlines polled some of its frequent flyers about what factors … Continue reading

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When Weather Disappoints

You can’t get mad at weather because weather’s not about you. Apply that lesson to most other aspects of life. — Douglas Coupland As I write today snow is falling thick and fast outside my window – again. This weather … Continue reading

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Need Help Packing?

“I have learnt that I am incapable of packing the right amount of clothing, probably because I start 10 minutes before I’m supposed to leave, and that I truly hate airports.” — Marcus Brigstocke Packing under duress is not the … Continue reading

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Protecting Your Investment

“I called an insurance company to get a quote. They gave me one of Oscar Wilde’s best.” ―Jarod Kintz, $3.33 When I first learned about life insurance as a child I thought it was a brilliant idea. Who would not … Continue reading

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