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Just in time for Halloween...

I’ve been neglecting the blog, mostly as a result of sudden employment, partly as a result of writing efforts, and a bit as a result of crafting cryptoexterminology supplies. 47 more words

Vampire Hunting

The Job Interview: Interviewers' Tricks/What They Want To Hear

One important key to success is self-confidence. An important key to self-confidence is preparation. –Arthur Ashe

Sitting here, waiting to hear the results from my latest in 5 months worth of job interviews, the thought struck me that Corporate Interviewers, just like any other professional, must have some “tricks of the trade”, which they rely upon in order to find the right job candidate for any position for which they are interviewing applicants.

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It Takes a Village

My husband’s job can be kind of demanding and he has always worked pretty long hours. So my role, in our home and with our kids, includes all household operations. 444 more words


my formulation bars

Life’s wonderful pleasures: someone who cares about your happiness enough to make you stuff by hand!

LV made these because I needed something to hold up my vials while formulating and it’s interesting to note how much freer I am to create when not unconsciously preoccupied with spilling an accord I’d painstakingly worked on for weeks. 172 more words

Tools Of The Trade

Its All in the Tools of the Trade

My cat did it again. He’s a stalker/serial killer. He waits silently, snatches his prey and then brings them in thru the cat door to torment and kill in the comfort of the air conditioning. 403 more words

Cat Serial Killer

mandoline :: tools of the trade

This streamlined kitchen slicer, via William-Sonoma is exactly what busy cooks need: a simple, sturdy tool that’s super-fast and easy to use. Allowing you to prep foods with professional finesse, it’s great for transforming your favorite fruits and vegetables into attractive, uniform slices or julienne strips—no blade changes required. 70 more words


The Repeat...or, two more Jalie Tees

As mentioned in the last post, I’ve been working on two Jalie V neck Ts and they are now complete!!!  The first one below is mine and the 2nd one will go to my sister.   324 more words