Gold-plated ice cream ?

Friday, August 1st, 2008

I had to go to a specialist that is about an hour and a half away from our house. The kids were so good on the long ride there and back that I decided to stop and get ice cream for us. My daughter and I had a cone and my husband had his in […]

I was a naughty, naughty girl yesterday !

Friday, June 20th, 2008

I am still so agitated with my gouging supplier and despite a long search on the net yesterday, have not found a suitable replacement supplier. Feeling increasingly troubled by the whole mess (I am such a damn troublemaker !) I decided to pursue this a little bit.
So I e-mailed the gougers using my husbands name […]

Come on suppliers, step it up !

Thursday, June 19th, 2008

One of my suppliers is really, really irking me. It is the supplier I use for silver aluminum screw caps. I refuse to name the company here because I refuse to send any free traffic their way. Bitches.
My complete order for these caps weighs under 1 lb.
I am being charged a UPS rate for…get […]

My greedy hillbilly neighbor and freecycle

Monday, June 16th, 2008

 I live in a small community in Wisconsin. My next door neighbor runs our local freecycle chapter. If you do not know what freecycle is, it is a group that promotes waste reduction to keep items out of landfills. In other words, when you are done with something, (furniture,puzzles,yard equipment,dishes, etc.) instead of throwing it […]