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Things to do... Things to make you smile
Friday, April 03, 2020      3 comments

Received this via e-mail from my manager while working today. These all seem like cool things to check out, so I thought I'd share for anyone looking for something to do or a reason to smile. Things to Do: Workout at home: https:/... Read more
Something different to do...
Wednesday, March 25, 2020      3 comments

The other day, I was reading my e-mail when I came across an e-mail from a friend mentioning yet another 'virtual tour'... For those into famous, historic mansions and / or the 'bizarre', the Winchester Mystery House is offering free video... Read more
Social Distancing: Day 4 (the 1st Weekend)
Saturday, March 21, 2020      3 comments

It's only day 4 at home & the boredom is starting to set in. This morning, I had an auto appointment. Never thought I'd see the day I would be excited to take my car in to be serviced, but I was.... I even drove w/ the window open despite t... Read more
Social Distancing: Working @ Home... Day 3
Saturday, March 21, 2020      4 comments

It's weird, but I never gave it much thought until today as to how grateful I should be to have a job where I can work remotely at home... Not everyone is as fortunate. I know many people who are not... My heart goes out to them. I'm lucky.... Read more
More things to do while cooped up at home...
Friday, March 20, 2020      2 comments

Still bored & looking for something to do? Google has an Arts & Culture app (for both Android & Apple devices) with numerous virtual tours of places from around the world. Complete an art / craft project. Read a book. Learn a... Read more
Virtual Museum Tours
Friday, March 20, 2020      4 comments

Bored being at home due to the Covid 19 virus? The Milwaukee Public Museum is now offering (free) virtual museum tours online; containing items from their collections that are rarely (if ever) put on display. Because the collections are so ... Read more
Social Distancing / Work @ Home... Days 1 & 2
Friday, March 20, 2020      6 comments

On March 12th, it was announced during a regular morning staff meeting that due to the Covid 19 virus the company was going to be giving everyone (who could do so) computer access to work remotely at home... Equipment would be provided for those... Read more
Baby Steps Count Too...
Sunday, September 15, 2019      4 comments

Starting my new job this past July, I now need to purchase clothes for work (the last 8 yrs, I wore the 'required' shirt while working retail). I usually dread every trip because it's difficult to find something in my size. Well, today was ... Read more
Monday, September 09, 2019      4 comments

Found yet another game changer for me... 'Wunderlist' (app). For years, I was skeptical of using computer (tablet / phone) apps for creating lists. Until my sister told me about 'Wunderlist'... Yes, it's a simple app used for creating lists... Read more
Great to be back on track (again)
Sunday, September 08, 2019      4 comments

So much has happened since I was last here... For the last 8 years, I worked both part-time (5 yrs) & full-time (3 yrs) in a local grocery store bakery until I was let go this past May (5/29) due to a restructuring of the department & new m... Read more
Just back from Bermuda Triangle...
Thursday, June 21, 2018      7 comments

Just back from the Bermuda Triangle... Not really. Actually, I had to take a step back to take care of my aunt who had surgery while my mom was on vacation. During that time, I continued to focus on my own personal health. I found time... Read more
I won!
Wednesday, April 18, 2018      2 comments

Being the only person (aka: human hockey puck) to knock down all the blocks, I won 4 tickets to a game next season. ... Read more
I did it!!!
Wednesday, April 18, 2018      1 comments

For many years I wanted to participate in an on ice activity during intermission at a hockey game... On 4/14 I finally had the opportunity to do so. I was a human hockey puck. ... Read more
Feeling Accomplished...
Sunday, March 25, 2018      2 comments

What a day... Dressed up as the Easter bunny (again for the 3rd year in a row) for the Easter event @ work. Had an awesome time! The kids loved it too... Lots of hugs & high 5's w/ pics of course. Changing back into my street clothes, ... Read more
Why I luv SparkPeople (Cont. from Insurance Company Weight-Loss Program)
Thursday, March 22, 2018      2 comments

‘Never underestimate the power of passion.’ (Unknown) Today is: ‘National Goof Off Day’. :P On this day in history: - (1621) 1st American non-aggression treaty was signed. - (1948) Andrew Lloyd Weber was born. In my pr... Read more

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