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Back to work Monday
Saturday, October 14, 2017      4 comments

I really don't want to but I think I will go back to work Monday especially as I have that surgery on the 31 st. I shudder to think what sort of a disaster area I am going back into,... Read more
Tuesday, October 10, 2017      8 comments

Phoned in and told my boss I wouldn't be in this week.. Was kind of perplexing as he seemed to be trying ti be decent.I kind of figure it was OK as I didn't take any vacation yet this year. I get that life has to go on but losing a mother must r... Read more
Thankgiving Day
Monday, October 09, 2017      8 comments

I wish I could say I had a great weekend (that would be lying) and I know I have a long road ahead to deal with all that's happened lately - it was bad enough dealing with all of my mom's health scares and having to move her out of her house etc... Read more
the day after
Sunday, October 08, 2017      5 comments

It was good to get tomorrow over, not the least because there were some people who for whatever reason, don't get along with (especially one of my sister's "friends" and one aunt even though we stayed with them a few years ago - she has this wei... Read more
The funeral
Saturday, October 07, 2017      9 comments

Well kiddies,as they say today IS the day.Thank\fully I am writing THIS after the fact. I felt like the world was lifted off of my shoulders. It went OK I guess I barely kept it together for the first reading and the intercessory prayer and then... Read more
not looking forward to tomorrow.
Friday, October 06, 2017      5 comments

I dread things like tomorrow (where I feel totally at the mercy of things I have zero control over. Yeah I guess I could have shrunk back and said "No" but then where would that put me and it might be a decision I would regret in the long run). ... Read more
Can't screwup now
Thursday, October 05, 2017      7 comments

Got volunteered for THREE things at my Mom's funeral Mass (I still think my old man deserved one TOO at the time). One reading,the prayer of the faithful and bringing up the offertory,. While trying to keep it "together " in front of family.... Read more
A tough day
Monday, October 02, 2017      14 comments

I don't often mention my family in here but my mom passed away at 6am because of congestive heart failure.... Read more
An update of sorts
Sunday, October 01, 2017      6 comments

Came back earlier on after going up to see my Mom - she's been in hospital since last week and not doing well (in and out of consciousness ) I can't say for sure how long she has, Its tough. She was doing OK until a couple of years ago and then... Read more
the roads are all screwed up
Wednesday, September 27, 2017      5 comments

The city (OK actually a contractor hired by the city) is "fixing" the sewers on our side of the road now (I live on a main road with a service road on both sides). Anyways the idiots go and block the only avenue off of the main road going to my... Read more
just another short one
Tuesday, September 26, 2017      5 comments

To tell the truth I just wanted the points, Happy Wednesday!... Read more
really annoyed (Warning cuss words and colourful language).
Monday, September 25, 2017      5 comments

Ended up getting a trivia question WRONG because it wanted know how many cups of sweat and of course the article lists it in FLUID OUNCES (WHY THEY ASK QUESTIONS LIKE THIS IS BEYOND ME) So stupid me I go and perform a search for 32 oz is how ... Read more
not much
Friday, September 22, 2017      4 comments

Just trying to cope with what might end up being my first cold of the season (I hope not). Ended up leaving work early (sure the boss was impressed),... Read more
Mini Physical Yesterday
Wednesday, September 20, 2017      2 comments

Had my annual physical yesterday before donating (they make you have one if you donate more than ?? times a year - some dumb Health Canada rule). They used to contract it out to a couple of doctors but now the nurses do it (which feels "weird" i... Read more
just another short one
Wednesday, September 13, 2017      6 comments

i am going to keep this one short as I need to do things (its garbage day tomorrow) I am sure as a kid we used to get pick up more than once a week. Typical City- pay more for less service - the idiots we have running this city don't help eith... Read more

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