Just Asking

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by Kim Boccia (Contact)   | 52 entries


Archive: 2012 | 2013

Do you see what I see?

(In response to last week’s column) Sometimes the best advice you can give is none at all. What I’m trying to say and what most of my responses said is that sometimes if you just ...

Two Cents Troubles

Untitled document (In response to last week’s column)After speaking with a well know hotel chain, I found out that the trial size shampoo and lotion are inclusive. I’ve thought for years that I was getting ...

Speed bumper

(In response to last week’s column) This is apparently a very stinky issue, one I’m not willing to touch. I understand both sides. One side says it’s rude (true) and the other side says it’s ...

Bathroom Ballet

(In Response to last week’s column) I got a great comment from a reader that I’d like to share with all of you. I felt she stated it perfectly. “I found that the best me ...

Let the sunshine in

(In response to last week’s column) There is no response, because there was no column! I had an extremely bad day and my new editor, Natalie, was kind enough to tell me “no worries, I’ve ...

To speak or not to speak?

(In response to last week’s column) It appears that the only way to know if a remedy will work for you is simple trial and error. We all react to things differently. I’m not sure ...

Is it in the “stars?”

Untitled document (In response to last week’s column)I got a response that said it perfectly: “Regardless of a volunteer’s ability to help an organization, we greatly appreciate any sacrifice an individual makes to help us ...

So much to do, no time to do it

Untitled document (In response to last week’s column) Most people said my grumpiness last week was “writer’s block.” Those closer to me know better — I have plenty to talk about. Experts say hormones, diet ...

Who’s in charge of birth control?

Untitled document (In response to last week’s column) When you laugh at someone else’s pain or misfortune, it’s called Schadenfreude. That’s right, there’s a name for this bizarre behavior. Everyone seems to have experienced it! ...

Spring Break fiasco

Untitled document (In response to last week’s column) Some of us may be better servers if given the opportunity, but we’re still no better as people, no matter what our profession is. Anyone who shows ...