Posts tagged lifestyle
the people you meet on planes... life lessons from strangers

I must preface this by saying that I spend a greater than normal amount of time above 10,000 feet. It goes without saying that after spending half of your child's college fund to purchase a plane ticket that either doesn't leave at the time you wanted or you end up having seven connections then having to grit your teeth and bear it through the few hours of torture you're bound to endure until you make it to your final destination, you're most likely a wee bit aggravated.

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the grass is always greener.. my momentary desire to become a chicken sex expert

The grass is always greener on the other side.. no really it is. Sitting at my desk the other day my coworkers mentions a former client of his who is a chicken sex expert. Yes you read that correctly, a chicken sex expert or chicken sexer. He spent his days accurately guessing the sex of chicks, traveling around to various farms, and was paid astonishingly well. I suddenly found a part of myself feeling jealous of this elusive chicken sex guessing man.  He worked for himself, spent a good amount of time outside on farms, and made good money doing it.  I thought, well how hard could this job be, maybe I secretly wanted to be a chicken sexer.

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