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Friday, December 16, 2016      9 comments

We had a fun slick sliding trip! We had freezing rain that wasn't expected and the highways got glazed over, but I went slow and made it eventually. My son called and said it was worse at home. Mikey ran out the door and slid right off the b... Read more
Thursday, December 15, 2016      12 comments

TGIT! Well it was like my normal Friday. Off work tomorrow. I had horrible luck with traffic both coming to work and going home. Accidents let me give up an hour I didn't really have to spend, but oh well. That is life. I still have to pac... Read more
Wednesday, December 14, 2016      7 comments

Well, I am glad I got my exercise in early today. I got my cortisone shots, and my right knee has swollen up for some reason. This has never happened. It was hurting pretty bad, but since I iced it up, it feels better now. I did also go in t... Read more
Tuesday, December 13, 2016      9 comments

Well another long day. Quiet and non-eventful, the way I like them these days. I had a discussion with my supervisor today, and although he says he doesn't know anything definitive in my employment he does know that our manager is fighting to ... Read more
Monday, December 12, 2016      3 comments

Gee I am tired. 10 hour days are long, especially when you think you lost something first thing in the day. But the good thing was, after worrying for about an hour and almost getting to work late, I found the badge I thought I lost. Wanted t... Read more
Sunday, December 11, 2016      7 comments

Gee, this might qualify as the boringest blog! I really didn't do much today at all. I got up and went to church, got a few things done around the house. Made a cherry dump cake for Bible Study tonight, and went to Bible Study. This is our l... Read more
Saturday, December 10, 2016      10 comments

Well I am getting serious about my gained weight. I got a 2 week free membership for a local gym. It is a small Anytime Fitness center and the young girl there was very nice. If I can get a routine going, I think I might like it. I told my s... Read more
Friday, December 09, 2016      6 comments

TGIF! I had a long boring day at work. And I might have gotten somewhat bad news. The guys from my company that work on the Windows team have been told that Feb. 3 is their last day. I haven't been told anything yet. I have an email into my... Read more
Thursday, December 08, 2016      4 comments

The day started bad. I slept well and drove to work, and when I went to the back seat to grab my laptop, I realized it was at home, so I had to go home and get it which made me a half hour late. Would have been a half hour early, if I hadn't f... Read more
Wednesday, December 07, 2016      10 comments

45 years ago I started my first full time job at the St. Louis Public Library. I was a brash 18 year old that knew everything. Thankfully some folks that took me under their wings and helped form me into the person I am today. One of the ladi... Read more
Tuesday, December 06, 2016      7 comments

Was a boring day at work. The guy I was supposed to be training with today worked on a problem all night. A silly report not running correctly gets some folks moving. I guess I just never realized the importance of the all the reports when de... Read more
Monday, December 05, 2016      11 comments

Monday, Monday... I had hoped to learn my destiny at Scottrade today, but I am just as much in the dark today as I was yesterday. They said the usual company line. We are doing everything we can to keep everyone around, but if the work runs ou... Read more
Sunday, December 04, 2016      9 comments

Well today was a cold rainy day, so it was indoors today. Didn't get anything done outside with decorating, so hopefully next weekend I will get that done. I did take the day easy, and off my knees. They felt better today but still hurting. ... Read more
Saturday, December 03, 2016      9 comments

Well the body will let you know when you need a rest. Margaret's cough got bad this morning again, and I got up at 5:15 after listening to her cough for almost an hour. I was ready to pack her in the car and take her to the hospital. I am af... Read more
Friday, December 02, 2016      6 comments

Well the hopes for answers on the job didn't come from today's meeting. Kind of was a rah rah meeting. One question submitted directly asked if the contractors brought in for the project just cancelled were going to have their contracts honore... Read more

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