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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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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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