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Thursday, February 09, 2017      3 comments

Well its nearly the end of another week and at least I applied for ONE job that sounded really promising although its with the province instead of the federal gov't and its only a term (with the chance of an extension). But its working on electr... Read more
part 2
Tuesday, January 31, 2017      4 comments

I went to work yesterday and didn't really enjoy it . Came home did my usual routine with some difficulty. Went to bed was tossing and turning and In pain. Phoned in sick, went to the doctor and he figured I broke my left elbow .(GREAT). Went an... Read more
not a good start to the day
Monday, January 30, 2017      5 comments

I was going out to my truck to go to work and I guess it rained or there was freezing rain last night and consequently there was "black ice " on the sidewalk (conveniently sloped where it met the public sidewalk . Nice I have a sore elbow, shoul... Read more
the chair
Sunday, January 29, 2017      5 comments

I had a lazy boy recliner "crap out " 4 weeks ago (a slat holding the springs let go along with the springs. Spent a good part of the last 3 weekends (Sundays mostly) trying to figure out what exactly went wrong coupled with trying to fix it, Al... Read more
more joy at work
Wednesday, January 25, 2017      6 comments

I want to spare you the details but every time I figure things could not possibly get more scatological at work it happens. At least I can take out my frustrations exercising if my shoulder lets me flaring up again,... Read more
Oh why did this have to happen?
Monday, January 23, 2017      6 comments

I went and saw this 10 week exercise thing at work (OK its a fitness activity you can sign up for OK?) and I went and thought I could incorporate part of it into MY own routine. Well the stupid site went and signed me up for it without my knowle... Read more
More bad news but perhaps I learnt something this time.
Saturday, January 14, 2017      5 comments

Well as some of you might know, (at least I thought I had alluded to it one time or other here), my Dad died 7 years ago after a battle with Alzheimer's (amongst other demons- its a terrible evil disease), Now I found out my Mom is getting sicke... Read more
Some bad personal news
Tuesday, January 10, 2017      8 comments

I went to donate plasma today but the machine screwed up (its supposed to stop collecting plasma into the bag before it begins to draw red cells) well it didn't do that and as a result if their machine screwing up and THEIR protocols, I cannot d... Read more
more "interesting things" in the wonderful world of sparkpeople.
Monday, January 02, 2017      1 comments

I know I may be putting things here that either irritate make the reader think I am totally obnoxious or worse. Only I have probably a different (and drier ) sense of humour perhaps a keener sense of irony. I notice that a LOT of the emails from... Read more
Sunday, January 01, 2017      6 comments

For what it's worth I would like to wish all a Happy and Prosperous New Year. May all of your losses be on the scale.... Read more
An overwhelming sense of Ennui
Friday, December 30, 2016      7 comments

I don't know if its just advancing old age but it seems like every New Year is just the same as the last one with less and less to look forward to. I guess I am mostly to blame for my rut but that doesn't make it any better. I just recall feelin... Read more
A family emergency possibly averted
Wednesday, December 28, 2016      5 comments

My mom phoned me up as she had been out of hospital for the last week but was given multiple prescriptions and was getting confused so I took her to the pharmacy and fortunately she was able to get it straightened out and she is going to get her... Read more
Oh lungs mine enemy !!
Tuesday, December 27, 2016      5 comments

Well I am NOT sure what I did when I bought this contraption on Ebay ( can I say that out loud?)- from the stern warnings from the manufacturer's it made it sound like only " duly authorized" persons could own this (you would think I was buying... Read more
Another Lazy Day
Monday, December 26, 2016      5 comments

It was Boxing Day up here (one of the only holidays "we" get as a consequence of being a Commonwealth country I suppose but you in the US still get MORE than we do per year). I guess I am going to have to get into something of a routine even ... Read more
Merry Christmas
Sunday, December 25, 2016      10 comments

I would like to wish ALL of my friends on here (especially those who actually regularly read these) a Very Merry Christmas and you can worry about overdoing it in the new year.... Read more

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