Introducing… Our New Vacuum!

Something people don’t tell you about pets: if you love animals, and you love a clean house, you’ll learn to love your vacuum. Oddly, though we vacuum at least 3 times a week, the dog is still afraid. Go figure. Last month, our trusty Dirt Devil became unusable. That was the little vacuum that could; …

Our Neighbours Have a Puppy

We’re getting sick: I’ve had a tickle in my throat that sleep, garlic, lemon, fluids and spicy foods won’t fix. I was beat when I got home… Until I saw: our upstairs neighbours have a new yellow lab puppy! He’s adorable. He’s training to be an assistance dog, so we can’t spoil him too much, alas! …

Credit Card Rewards Points

Not too long ago, I heard something about a billionaire paying for a $170 million dollar painting with an Amex Card. “Those points!” Apparently, he and his family plan to use the points to travel for the rest of their lives, which is a definite perk, though probably not why they made the decision. When …