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11/17/14
Monday, November 17, 2014      6 comments

Spent most of the day catching up on emails and doing chores for my wife. St a yed I doors as was very cold today. Tomorrow will dedicate day getting set for the job search. I am beat and heading to bed soon thanks for all the welcome back.... Read more
11/16/14
Sunday, November 16, 2014      7 comments

Well the conference ended up being so good. So spiritual and thought provoking. I didn't expect it to get me to do so much soul searching but it made me examine why I am helping with St. Vincent de Paul and I am doing it for all the right reas... Read more
11/13/14
Thursday, November 13, 2014      8 comments

Training is fantastic, never knew there was so much to learn about serving the poor. I am invigurated by what I am learning. Tomorrow is our persona retreat day. There is a nun here who has been so good at reflections and meditations. I look... Read more
11/11/14
Tuesday, November 11, 2014      13 comments

First of all thank you to all veterans for your unselfishness to protect the freedoms we take for granted. Tomorrow I am leaving for Indianapolis for a Leadership Training/Retreat and I don't know if I will have internet access or not. If you ... Read more
11/10/14
Monday, November 10, 2014      8 comments

This day was a bummer, didn't really get much done that I wanted to as far as job hunting. With leaving town Wed. - Sun. I am afraid to apply and not be available to answer any calls. I am going to an Leadership Training/Retreat called Invita... Read more
11/7/14
Friday, November 07, 2014      7 comments

Well, this was a quiet day, I ran my butt of and accomplished little. Oh well tomorrow is another day. I did get some things done for my wife, so that makes it all well.... Read more
11/6/14
Thursday, November 06, 2014      9 comments

Had the first phone interview for the job I don't feel I am qualified for, but went through it to get the first on under my belt. It went as bad as I expected it to. But I guess I will here in a couple of days. We shall see. I updated my res... Read more
11/5/14
Wednesday, November 05, 2014      11 comments

Well a good friend of mine called me up after hearing I had lost my job and wanted to talk to me about a possibility that I might be interested in. Although she didn't mention any dollars I would have to invest, it screamed of a pyramid scheme.... Read more
11/3/14
Monday, November 03, 2014      9 comments

Well the auction is over and we raised about $9,700.00 profit. This morning was painful, when I woke up, I really didn't have a reason to get up, except to go get my cortizone shots, and that was the start of my day going downhill. Since my in... Read more
10/30/14
Thursday, October 30, 2014      13 comments

It has been a long two weeks. I lost my job and seems like I lost my self-worth. I know it is not true but it sure feels that way. I have put the job search on the back burneer so I can focus on my dinner/auction for our St. Vincent de Paul. ... Read more
10/24/2014
Friday, October 24, 2014      16 comments

Well I have set up my routine to begin in earnest for job hunting next week. Margaret returns to work on Monday and is doing fantasticly well. I think I have my head in the right mindset to hit the road next week. My goal for next week is to ... Read more
10/21/14
Tuesday, October 21, 2014      14 comments

Well, I have accepted the reality of my situation,, and will begin my new job search. I refuse to fall into depression eating. I won't sabotage my efforts of the last year's work, over losing my job. With Jesus's help I will survive this spee... Read more
10/17/14
Friday, October 17, 2014      16 comments

Well just when you think things can't get worse, I got called in my boss's office yesterday and was told that my Department was streamlining and my job was eliminated immediately. I wasn't totally surprised, as the company has been laying off f... Read more
10/14/14
Tuesday, October 14, 2014      8 comments

Boy I don't know where the weeks are going. Autumn has arrived like a bear where I live as we have had 4 days solid of rain, rain and more rain. And I have had lost of things to do running around in it. Margaret is doing great. She is almost... Read more
10/8/14
Wednesday, October 08, 2014      12 comments

Well my 7 month sugiversary passed and I forgot about it. I guess since my weight loss has stagnated, I am not so gung ho. I am working on this attitude. I have been working a lot of hours and my meals are not as well planned as they could be... Read more

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