Author Archives: The Amusing Muse

About The Amusing Muse

Deep thinker whose mind operates at warped speed. Philosopher pondering the big (and little) things in life. Storyteller. Office Ninja. Model. Teller of bad jokes. User of big words.

Fancy Coffee Friday: Miracle of Modern Technology

I’m not generally an early, or enthusiastic, adopter of new technology. The words, “If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it,” typically rattle around my head when I see something shiny and new on the television or in stores. There is, … Continue reading

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Fancy Coffee Friday: Disconnected

Perhaps it is just being a woman of a certain age. Perhaps it’s having grown up with a single, dial telephone in the house until I was a teenager. Maybe it’s even the fact that the internet-for-the masses didn’t really … Continue reading

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Fancy Coffee Friday: Food Is Love

The other week I was driving back from a conference I attended, and I decided to stop off for some frozen custard to bring home. Since this is Wisconsin, it’s not difficult to find a Culver’s, which I did and … Continue reading

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Fancy Coffee Friday: Take a Deep Breath

Well, Hello, there. Nice to see you. Sit back, relax, have a warm beverage (it’s probably cold where you are).

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Fancy Coffee Friday: I Agree To Disagree

Opinion o·pin·ion əˈpinyən/ A view or judgement formed about something, not necessarily based on fact or knowledge. 1. the beliefs of views of a large number or majority of people about a particular thing. 2. an estimation of the quality … Continue reading

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Fancy Coffee Friday: Limber Up

I have an excuse for not watching the inauguration of the 45th President of the USA: I was getting my hair done. Also, Facebook and Twitter have been utterly depressing as of late with the avalanche of bad tidings. I … Continue reading

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Fancy Coffee Friday: Finding Manliness

Two Christmases ago I gave my eldest nephew a set of books from the people over at The Art of Manliness. When they arrived, I had flipped through them and thought they looked pretty interesting, so after my nephew opened … Continue reading

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