So, Tim, where have you been? Up to October 14
We come to the part of the story where this has all been leading the last several days.
What actually happened to my wife.
On the surface, you may think, "That's terrible!"
Or you may think, "She got what she deserved."
Or yo... Read more
So, Tim, where have you been? June, July & early August
So In June we discovered that my wife had been making such gross mistakes with her work, that is was a felony. There was no denying it. It was all there and we had seen it. The only thing left for her was to engage an attorney and get the best d... Read more
So, Tim, where have you been? Last of May and June
I broke my ankle.
My wife was fired from her job.
I decided to kill my dog.
Oh and I traded in the red pick up for a newer blue pickup.
When my wife told me she'd been fired, I asked her what next?
"Sell the house, buy a moto... Read more
So, Tim, where have you been? April and May
In some earlier posts, I had mentioned that my wife wanted to downsize. At first in a year or two, but as of Thanksgiving 2014, she accelerated the time table to Summer 2015. That meant that I had lots of work to do.
There were things arou... Read more
So, Tim, where have you been? March.
The last time I posted here was 2 March 2015?
That is just too long.
And yet, I have a pretty good excuse.
And over the next several days, I shall develop it.
First I need to try to remember all the good stuff that happened... Read more
Spring is coming
Tomorrow the Orioles play their first spring training game. Yea! Spring is here.
Don't let all the snow and ice on the ground fool ya.
Last Sunday I drove one of our vehicles to Lafayette CO (Boulder area) so Mike could have wheels eno... Read more
Downsizing and decluttering
I told you we are beginning the process of downsizing in anticipation of moving/retiring.
Her directive was "Do it like we are moving into a tiny house." We aren't, but as I expected, she knows me and she knows that if she says shoot for a ... Read more
Today a couple of baby pictures.
Yeah. I'm going to bore you with baby pictures. What are you gonna do about it?
First up, my favorite short person, Colin will have a sibling come June.
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I do not suffer fools gladly.
We all have to deal with irritating people. It happens.
But it's the truly stupid ones that just make your head want to explode.
Friday, my head nearly exploded and it was on a hair trigger all weekend, right through this morning.
... Read more
A tragic story from Baltimore over the holiday.
This story begins in 2010.
On Maryland's Eastern Shore, Episcopal Canon to the Ordinary Heather Cook was stopped in Easton by the Maryland State Police. Cook had in her possession marijuana and marijuana paraphernalia and blew a 0.21 on th... Read more
Hit and miss doesn't work well.
There are many things I know from having lost nearly 100 pounds. And one of them is that consistency works.
And there are things I am learning about being a hit and miss tracker, exerciser, and such. It doesn't work.
Over the past year... Read more
Wrapping up this house.
I mentioned the last time that She(WMBO) sprung it on us that she wanted to list our house come this spring. I knew she was thinking in terms of age 65 or so. I thought we would be moving West to Corpus (if she has her way) or Boulder (my choice... Read more
On the Road: Day One 1/8/15 Kodak TN
I have been trying to post but these motel WiFis are soooo slooooow.
I think I have one that is good here at the Super 8 in Mobile.
I am on the road. Day one was in Kodak TN, the gateway of the smokies.... Read more
I have firmed up my 2015 run schedule.
And it is quite ambitious.
I just started in Numbers (Apple spread sheet) filling in one race per month. and it grew from there. The Mainly Marathon Series allowed me to collect multiple states with just a single week long trip. Then a popu... Read more
What is your regional favorite for Thanksgiving?
I was born and raised in and around Baltimore.
Not just Maryland.
Very strong roots here. If you get west of Carroll County, that's Western Maryland; east of Cecil County is the Eastern Shore; start to see Washington... Read more