Tips For Keeping Your Office Open During a Snowstorm

Last Wednesday afternoon, with not one snowflake on the ground, schools and local jurisdictions were announcing closures in advance of Thursday’s monster snowstorm. In the past, I would gotten up early the day of the storm to make the call re: keeping the office open or following the federal government’s lead and close the office. […]

I’m Losing the Good War Against Spam and the Fight for a Manageable Email Inbox

Late last year, I received an e-​​​​mail from my son’s school, letting me know that enrollment forms for next school year were going to be done electronically from now on and that I should be on the lookout for the e-​​​​mail with the information and link. Okay, I bet you know where this is going. […]

My GPS Is Making Me Stupid!

I had an early meeting in Hyattsville this morning.  I was armed with my Garmin GPS and printed directions from Google Maps — I still got lost. I had to call my husband for extra navigational assistance.  He was incredulous on the phone: “Don’t you have Jane (the GPS) with you?  Did you follow the […]