gardens are the handiwork of mother nature, and me…hugmamma.
autumn in the east, reminds me of my garden in the pacific-northwest, in desperate need of TLC…hugmamma.
Being a 61-year-old mom still needed by my 24-year-old daughter is a “job” I continue to cherish…hugmamma.
HGTV entices me to consider trading in my U.S “digs” for real estate abroad. But would the exotic life on the Amalfi Coast in Italy provide a safe haven from local law if I found myself on the other side of it? Would U.S. citizenship guarantee me a fair trial thousands of miles from American shores? I wonder what Amanda Knox is thinking, sitting in a jail in Luca, Italy for what remains of her youthful years?…hugmamma.
Does race or social status affect customer service? Or is it just a matter of attitude adjustment? There are bad sales people and there are great sales people. Perhaps it’s just a reflection of the values they subscribe to. Whatever the case may be, salespersons shouldn’t “judge a book by its cover.” They might miss out on one heck of a sale. Remember in “Pretty Woman” when Julia Roberts told the sales staff in a Rodeo Drive boutique, “I was the one you wouldn’t help. Big mistake! Huge mistake! Huge!”…hugmamma