Author: Carlota

So, I bit the bullet and am launching various (Allah-willing, successful) on-line advertising campaigns–again, I feel like someone’s crochety grandmother who just discovered teh Googles–and I’m sure you’re all, “Say whaaat? You’re just starting to advertise on-line?? What is this, 1980 House on PBS? Do you also have a pager?” I know, I know, but let’s all remember…
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July 7, 2011 2

 I’m a very Type A personality, as you’ve probably suspected, and one side-effect of that is my attachment to To-Do Lists. Lists make me happy. They keep me organized and focused…or, do they? I found myself wondering that the other day, as I unearthed a couple of notepads filled with lists from last year. (I…
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July 6, 2011 0

I’m almost hesitant to post this one, since I feel it makes me sound like every other cranky old person, but I spent some time this am reading the Wall Street Journal online, and this article… http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303657404576363783070164132.html?mod=WSJ_newsreel_careers#articleTabs%3Darticle …sort of gave me a heart attack. One girl, who graduated in May, submitted “five or six”(!) job applications…
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July 5, 2011 0

My to-do list just hit the four page, single-spaced mark so while I’m trying not to burst into tears and curl up in the fetal position, I also want to leave my dainty little paw-print on the Interwebs. Or something.Recently I’ve been almost haunted by this quote from the Talmud: “We do not see things…
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July 4, 2011 0

Hopefully, by now, my inappropriate, snarky, sarcastic sense of humor has become all-too-obvious to whoever (somebody, anybody) is reading this blog. My feeling about people without an excellent sense of humor is similar to my feeling about people who live without cats or dogs…bewilderment. I’m amazed by how clean their apartments are, that there’s not…
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June 29, 2011 0

If you’ve been reading this blog—and if, it hasn’t made you rolled your eyes and thought, “Someone needs to get over sheself!” Or, even worse, wished The Kitten had his own blog(something like, www.orangepride.blogspot.com?) and you could skip my narcissistic ramblings and focus on his joie de vivre…—then you know that while I love love…
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June 27, 2011 0