Monthly Archives: February 2011

Vacation

This stiletto wearing Shark Jumper is going on vacation. This is a well deserved break~ as you may recall the end of year holidays are a busy time in the retail world. Tomorrow we take off to ski in Montana … Continue reading

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History

Today it was so simple. After walking into Express this week and marveling at how amazing it looks I had to give my daughter a shopping history.  She was fascinated to learn that Bath & Body Works was started inside … Continue reading

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What’s a mother to do?

by Mary D. I had big plans for last week. Or at least I had my recurring plan for last week. I was going to write something substantial. I was going to clean out my “office” (which is really an … Continue reading

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New shopping!!

If ever there was a reason to get re-married ~ I guess first I would have to get divorced~ but I digress… I have found it. AND it is not a diamond ring. It is a new wedding shopping venue … Continue reading

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Managing expectations

I am a research analyst and I have learned that managing expectations is not only important but really makes life a whole lot less stressful. Take for example a company. If they tell investors they expect to make $1.00 and … Continue reading

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Enjoli

I can bring home the bacon…. fry it up in a pan. Wake, make breakfast, check email~ stock blowing up new news not great, quick shoot off email and calls to several people.  Pack up kid~ more calls~ sneak to … Continue reading

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History ~ the way things used to be

My son is an average 10-year-old boy. Loves sports, can recite stats of his favorite players and teams more readily than he can recite kids in his class, plays video games and is amazed that we did not have things … Continue reading

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