Managing Expectations

2016-05-22_TheNiceGuysLet’s talk about expectations. I’m not talking about major life expectations or expectations of a loved one. I’m talking about movie expectations.

The hubby and I will be seeing The Nice Guys today, which we’ve both wanted to see for months. It looks funny, entertaining, has great actors – just the type of movie we would like. But are we building it up too much? Are we going to leave the theater disappointed?

Sometimes a trailer looks so good, but then…the movie just falls flat. Or is downright awful.

Now, I’m not saying that a movie has to be wonderful or Continue reading

Hello again!


It’s been a while, but I’m back in the blogging world. I recently started a blog called Three Chatty Cats – with the goal to bring attention to great cat rescue groups and their life-saving efforts. If you’re a cat lover, you should go check it out.

But with the focus of that blog solely on cats, I wanted a space to blog about random everyday things (again). I had started this original blog in 2010 and had it for several years before it died a slow death in 2015 (don’t worry, it wasn’t painful). The original version of this blog had posts about Continue reading