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A Tale of Too Many Choices

Should entering a store to purchase an ordinary item cause an otherwise smart, level-headed  woman to put  her therapist on speed dial? I didn’t think so.  Yet I fear I’m in persistent danger of falling into a retail-induced catatonic state, brought on by daily confrontation with really difficult choices.  This just might be the worst

By | 2012-02-29T10:38:51+00:00 February 29th, 2012|Categories: Shopping|Tags: , , , , , , , |4 Comments


Thank you, Bill Gates.  Thank you, Steve Jobs.  You may have saved my marriage.  Because of you, my husband and I hardly argue any more.  That is because we hardly talk anymore.   Instead we send each other abbreviated, misspelled, unpunctuated messages via e-mail and texting. “Honey,” I write in an e-mail from my computer to

By | 2012-02-15T09:49:10+00:00 February 15th, 2012|Categories: Relationships, Spouse, Technology|Tags: , |3 Comments