Category top ten things not to do

Top Ten Things Not to do When the Stock Market Goes Nuts.

Before we get into the Top Ten list, I want to let you know that I will be attending my oldest grandaughter’s college graduation in Indiana and taking a log break from Wednesday, May 11th until Thursday, May 19th. I will be monitoring e-mails but not posting and probably not visiting blogs. I have not […]

Top Ten Things Not to Do if Your Inhibitions Have Been Set Free.

This post ran in June of 2015. However, I think it may still have some worthy seeds of advice. * * * The inspiration for this list is a lifetime of observation of people’s behavior who finally let down their defenses. The lowering of defenses may have resulted from being over-served or just a decision […]

Top Ten Things Not to do if You Plan to Attend a MLB Game

We are all not Major League Baseball fans but if you are, here is some advice written back in April of 2016 * * * This list has inspired the fact that the Major League Baseball season is underway, and there are things you need to know if you plan to attend a game. Top […]

Top Ten Things Not to Do if You Think You Will Win a Contest or the Lotto

Here is a post from May 4th, 2015, that has some advice that may still be worthwhile. I hope you enjoy it. * * * This list was inspired by reading a story about a person who had a dream that they were a Lotto winner and went out and bought new cars before the […]

Top Ten Writing Things Not to Discuss with Anyone Who’s Not a Writer

  Top Ten Writing Things Not to Discuss with Anyone Who’s Not a Writer 10 If you are a writer, do not discuss how hard it is to write. If you do, at best, you’ll get an eye roll. At worst, you’ll be talking to someone who disarms bombs for a living and will laugh […]

Top Ten Things Not to Do When Changing Internet, Phone, or TV Providers

  Originally posted on April 13, 2015, when a new provider was needed. However, I think these might still be useful. * * *   Top Ten Things Not to Do When Changing Internet, Phone, or TV Providers 10 If you are changing providers, do not expect anything to work that day. If you do, […]

Top Ten Things Not to Do When Doing Your Taxes

Since it is Tax season, I thought you would enjoy a post from March 2, 2015, giving hints on what not to do while preparing your taxes. I hope you enjoy it. Top Ten Things Not to Do When Doing Your Taxes 10 When doing your taxes, do not rely on the brother-in-law’s advice on […]

Top Ten Things Not to Do on Valentine’s Day

    Since today is Valentine’s Day (Happy Day to all), I thought you would enjoy a post from February 2015. I hope you enjoy the list. * * *  Since most of America goes bonkers to create the perfect Valentine experience, I thought it would be a good idea to list some things that […]

Top Ten Things Not to Do on New Year’s Eve.

This post ran on December 29th, 2015. I think there is still some relevant advice. I hope you enjoy it even though it ran one day early. * * * Since this is Monday, you should expect a Top Ten list. This week will be the same as the others for the last year. So […]

Top Ten Things Not to Wait Until the Last Minute to Do

  Originally posted on December 22, 2015, I think some things in here are good to pay attention to today. I hope you enjoy them. * * * This list was inspired by being habitually late for most of life’s events. Hope you enjoy it. Top Ten Things Not to Wait Until the Last Minute […]