Lost in translation

It just goes to show that you can’t always trust your Chinese-English dictionary. For starters, how about a box of crackers complete with an excellent dose of...

Purim for Punsters

This past Sunday (February 28) marked the Jewish holiday of Purim. One of the most joyous days on the Jewish calendar, Purim is based on the Old Testament story of Esther...

Spelling repair needed

Spelling repair needed

Methinks Best Auto Repair is in need of Best Spelling Repair. Seems that poor Mr. Best never learned the “rule of silent e.”  Hmmm…but suppose he really...

Bakery blunders

Serious homophone issues—two good reasons why you should ALWAYS give the bakery written instructions! . . . . . Stop by every 1st and 3rd Wednesday for a peek into...

Marry Christnos!

I hope everyone is enjoying a wonderful Christmas season!  Here are a couple of cake gems to sweeten the holidays a little bit more. Holiday’s Happe would make more...

Sharp sign

Sharp sign

Typos sharpened, please?    We’ve all seen unnecessary apostrophes, right? But here’s a new one: adding commas where even apostrophes don’t belong. And...

Thanksgiving special

Thanksgiving special

I hope everyone enjoys their turkey with stuffink next week! . . . . . Stop by every 1st and 3rd Wednesday for a peek into the world of spelling, punctuation, or grammar...

Yoda strikes again

Ah, I see Yoda’s been at it again . . . . . . . . Stop by every 1st and 3rd Wednesday for a peek into the world of spelling, punctuation, or grammar gone wrong!

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