Tag Archives: shopping

Pandemic Panic

Gone shopping in the last few days?  Fun, wasn’t it? Here in Western New York, we know to keep our pantries well stocked in the event of winter storms and power outages. But I have never seen panic shopping like … Continue reading

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Love/Hate and Unfortunate Solicitations

May the stress begin!  It’s the holiday season! Mostly I love Christmas (the LIGHTS! the LOVE! the JOY!) [the cookies! the booze!], but I really don’t enjoy the events leading up to and surrounding the holidays. Despite the fact that … Continue reading

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Why Am I Always Shopping Under A Full Moon?

Originally posted on Cordelia's Mom, Still:
Yes, it’s another full-moon weekend. It’s not that I shop a lot, nor that the full moon brings out the animal shopper in me.  My job is so busy and so stressful that…

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Windfall

Honesty is not something generally expected of the Federal Government. So imagine my surprise (and joy) when I received a notification from the Social Security Administration that they had made an error in initially calculating my benefits and that a … Continue reading

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