Getting Organized

Last year, I posted a big calendar on a bulletin board in the kitchen to keep track of everyone in the family’s appointments and commitments. I suppose that worked for some things but it was incomplete. It didn’t tell any of us anything about what Mom and Dad were up to at work because those Continue Reading

Automating the Eternal Question

Around my house, we have an “Eternal Question.” We have asked it so many times that we now refer to it as the EQ. The question? “What’s for dinner.” In an effort to forestall last-minute calls for take-out which devastate both wallet and arteries, we have tried all manner of strategies. But lately, I have Continue Reading