Is This You? | Somebody Else’s Job

By Trina Machacek Sometimes I wonder what it would be like to work at different places doing somebody else’s job. If you are like most people you have had a few jobs in your life. But what about jobs that people do that there is no way you would ever have. What would it be… [More…]

Is This You? | Life by the Numbers

By Trina Machacek I must admit I am a romantic. I like to float along believing that love makes the world go ‘round. Making you feel all warm and fuzzy and like nothing could ever put ripples in your pond if love is in your sights. Ah! But if the world goes around by love… [More…]

Is This You? | Our Internal Clock

By Trina Machacek Apparently the companies that manufacture alarm clocks might as well close up shop, turn off the lights and everyone go home. The word on the street is that we all have these internal clocks that will wake us up at exactly the right time after a snooze. All we have to do… [More…]

Is This You? | a Calendar with Doors

By Trina Machacek We have an advent calendar. It’s cute and means Christmas is nearing. It has the required 25 little doors. One to open each day from December 1 all the way up to the Big Day, December 25th. Behind each door there is a little surprise and each one has some meaning denoting… [More…]

Is This You? | Problems with Nails

By Trina Machacek Do you know what carpenters say when you go to pound in a nail and it bends over before you get it all the way pounded in? Snidely you might hear, “Hey what’s the matter, is the wind blowing?” Meaning the wind blew the nail over. That has got to be some… [More…]

Is This You? | Water, Water for Everyone!

By Trina Machacek Are you, like me, in awe of someone who can tout and expand on the special effects of a list as long as your arm of vitamins and minerals and supplements? Fish oil, glucosamine, magnesium, vitamin XYZ. The only one I know about is Vitamin C and that is just because it… [More…]

Is This You? | Just Pick One!

By Trina Machacek Sometimes I think if I have to make one more choice I’m going to melt into a puddle of goo. Do I really have to know the best detergent to use? I’m tired of deciding which soda to drink so much so that I have started to drink some kind of instant… [More…]

Is This You? | Life Changes Us All

By Trina Machacek We sit in the back row at church. No real reason for this. It just happens that way. So the back of my head of hair has not been an issue—until now. I was drying my hair after a shower and I happened to see what I thought was a lone stray… [More…]

Is this You? | Watch Yourself

By Trina Machacek You know when you fall down or trip on your own feet you can feel the eyes of those around you are upon you? How do you know that? Is it because when someone around you falls down or trips on their own feet that you are watching them? Well not on… [More…]

Is This You? | Flying Spiders

By Trina Machacek We find ourselves flowing into another season. It’s fall, autumn, post summer, pre-winter. So many things happen this time of year. Not that there are more or fewer things happening as compared to spring, but just different things. Like watching the leaves turn on the trees. Leaf peepers are out and about,… [More…]