Monthly Archives: February 2011

The one where Proflowers makes it right

In case you missed it last week, Andy and I had some issues with a Valentine’s Day flower order [cliffs notes version: I knew Andy had ordered flowers for me, and was expecting them all day, but they never showed … Continue reading

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The blues are still blue

Since I moved to New York, my absolute least favorite chore has been laundry. I didn’t mind it at all when I had a washer and dryer in my apartment. And the year I didn’t, it wasn’t that big of … Continue reading

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How Proflowers SHOULD have handled the Valentine’s Day backlash

So, the flowers never showed up. There wasn’t any attempt to try to deliver them again on Wednesday. Andy called customer service and was told that his order had been “rejected.” They didn’t say if it was rejected by the … Continue reading

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Hey Proflowers- what do you get when you piss off a blogger?

If you’ve known me a really long time, you’d know that I have a history of really bad Valentine’s days. Not to go into too much detail, but I’ve had a death in the family, an emergency wisdom tooth abstraction, … Continue reading

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Getting a “Social” life

I recently read Malcolm Gladwell’s book “Outliers.” I had read about half of it when I was given a free autographed copy at a conference a few years ago, but was quickly distracted by a David Sedaris book (or five….). … Continue reading

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You cannot fight the television

So, after living here for 9 months (Andy for 8), we’ve finally decided to get cable. WHOA, right? When I lived by myself, I didn’t have cable. When I had roommates, we did. Honestly, I can take it or leave … Continue reading

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