Our family likes The Voice; I admit it. We like to guess who will get a chair to turn and who will receive feedback and encouragement to come back another year to try again.
I’m currently working with a contractor that drives me batty. Everything they do and say rubs me the wrong way and as a result, I’m losing confidence in their ability to be effective. They’re demanding, judgmental, secretive about their processes and promised results have yet to be proven. Honestly, I was brought up to never use the word “hate,” but instead, say “strongly dislike,” yet this person is pushing me over the edge. I hired this person to be on my team, and now I’m left wondering what to do when you work with someone you hate?
Today was a great day. There was a huge rainbow over the town in the early morning and after school my son found a $50 note on the ground. We were having such a lovely day, I decided to take the kids for a big treat at the local sweets shop; definitely a shock to the children. This is the kind of shop where bins of every lolly imaginable line the walls. It’s kid heaven and unfortunately, not somewhere I’ll be returning. One bad experience has written them off of my list for good. It’s not like my kids need gobs of sweet treats anyway, so giving it up is hardly a hardship.