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Tuesday, March 01, 2016      8 comments

This has been a bad day all away around. I had a very bad night sleeping, my knees are killing me. For some reason, my unemployment was bearing down on my. Our finances are hurting, and the taxes are coming due, and then the plumbing bill did... Read more
Monday, February 29, 2016      6 comments

We had a beautiful day today. Sunny and 69 degrees. Thankfully the winds had died down. The faucet replacement ended up costing me $1000! Our pipes in this old house are galvanized pipes which were okay when the house was built, but current... Read more
Sunday, February 28, 2016      5 comments

Well, I am glad that I had the blog done early yesterday, Last night I was taking a bath, soaking my bones and when the tub was filled I went to turn the hot water off, and lo and behold, it wouldn't turn off! And of course finding a plumber t... Read more
Saturday, February 27, 2016      8 comments

Today was a nice day, weather wise it was sunny and warm. Hit 65! I spent a couple of hours trimming my bushes, burning the brush, and doing some cleaning in the yard. The work in the house I planned didn't happen. Since Margaret was gone at... Read more
Friday, February 26, 2016      7 comments

Well, that job is done. I lucked out and didn't have to do the inventory they told me yesterday. I got a great letter of recommendation from the boss in St. Louis. He was really sorry he couldn't extend it any further. It was kind of strange... Read more
Thursday, February 25, 2016      8 comments

This was a good day. My body is telling me that I am not a spring chicken after shoveling the snow. It was a heavy wet snow, and my back and knees tell me today that I am a 62 year old man. Had a slow day at work. Speaking of work, tomorrow ... Read more
Wednesday, February 24, 2016      7 comments

Well, we had a great reminder that this is still winter even though it was 80 degrees 4 days ago. We got 9 inches of snow today. I got up and cleaned Margaret's car off. That was at 5:30, She called and said that the roads were not plowed at ... Read more
Tuesday, February 23, 2016      10 comments

The day went well. Was dull at work as I am at the end of the project and trying to look busy for 8 hours is a challenge. But I am becoming creative at it. Also through the course of the day, I did get three calls for other jobs. I am gettin... Read more
Monday, February 22, 2016      10 comments

I am working hard to stay positive despite this job ending and nothing lined up to follow it, makes me nervous once again. It is hard to actively search while doing this job, so maybe I need a couple of weeks to get it together. I have a few i... Read more
Sunday, February 21, 2016      7 comments

I had a great day except for the fact that I had my entire blog done for tonight and AOL or SP had a blip and logged me off of AOL and I lost it all. But anyway, the day was good. We went to church and it was a nice Mass. On of my clients of ... Read more
Sunday, February 21, 2016      7 comments

Boy this day went in a hurry. I had a pretty good day. I woke up early and steam cleaned the carpets. After that, I spent a couple of hours outside trimming some of the bushes. Not sure if this is the time to do it or not, but I figured what... Read more
Friday, February 19, 2016      12 comments

Well, Echo is doing much better. What a difference a day makes. I was really worried last night. Not too sure how much time he has on this earth, but he looked so happy after he got the shot and we were on the way back home. He slept well, a... Read more
Thursday, February 18, 2016      14 comments

Tonight I have a heavy heart. We came home from work today and our husky Echo, is passing a lot of blood in his urine. We thought that maybe it was a bladder infection, and so we called the vet and they prescribed an antibiotic and agreed that... Read more
Wednesday, February 17, 2016      9 comments

What a day! I got up a little late and got to work and had another day I played catch up. I got a call from the company that I had 3 interviews. Seems their company is going through an internal audit of sorts, and the I/T division has to just... Read more
Tuesday, February 16, 2016      8 comments

Today was an ugly day, first freezing rain, then snow, then rain, and then cloudy. This winter has been so strange. I got up in the low 40's. It is going to get warmer all week ending up in the 70's by the weekend. I left for work early to ... Read more

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