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Thursday, April 02, 2020      5 comments

There is a trend here. A rainbow in your window on your lawn anywhere people can see. In a world of confinment, it is a nice thing to see how people find ways to make sure it's all right. #ca va bien aller (it's going to be all right) A wa... Read more
Life in slow motion
Monday, March 23, 2020      5 comments

for the second week I am working from home. It is saving me around 3 hours of commuting per day. A nice change. the downside is that I don't walk as much. The upside, I can do a lot more around the house. and I can relax more. One o... Read more
back after a while
Tuesday, February 25, 2020      7 comments

Here I am. Back on spark after seeing the highest number I've ever seen on a scale(280lbs). 2019 was wierd. had a wonderfull cruise from Tokyo to Vancouver BC, found a new job after searching for a few years, broke a leg (tibial plateau fra... Read more
almost back to normal
Monday, August 26, 2019      7 comments

this has been a summer with lots of changes. I found a new job and I love it. I broke a leg had surgery and now I am almost completely back to normal. No more crutches, walker or cane. I can tell you I've learned a lot from not be... Read more
Monday, July 22, 2019      3 comments

This is what monday mornings should be! That's the life! ... Read more
follow up on job and leg
Friday, July 12, 2019      2 comments

I did start my new job. That first day, my sister came with me and we managed to borrow a wheelchair from the information stand in the Complexe Desjardins. The complex is very big when you are wobbling on one leg... My first day was hard. I ... Read more
New job tomorrow
Monday, June 24, 2019      7 comments

Well tomorrow morning is my first day at the new job. I am nervous for a few reasons. 1 - this is my first time in a new job in 14 years 2 - I still can't walk on my 2 legs 3 - I am still taking morphine pills 4 - it is a big building and, so fa... Read more
Life teaching lessons
Friday, June 21, 2019      5 comments

Last week I had planed to make a post on the new plans I received from the architect for my backyard. I scanned what I needed to show off what my yard will look like when I am done. I had also planned to use that week off between 2 jobs to start... Read more
Vacation before the new job
Sunday, June 16, 2019      6 comments

So. Last week was the last at my old job. It wasn't a great week but it was liberating. It feels like a huge weight has been lifted from my shoulders. ... Read more
It is almost over
Wednesday, June 12, 2019      5 comments

This week is my last week at my current job. After over 14 years at this company I am leaving. Going to meet new challenges in a different company. I have been working on that for almost 7 years now. I got fed up of certain things and started lo... Read more
Things happen
Sunday, May 26, 2019      7 comments

This weekend is full of things First and foremost, I had to fill and send paper work for a new job. One I had applied to in April. I actually had the first interview over the phone while I was on the ship in the middle of the Pacific Ocean... Read more
The best vacation ever!
Saturday, May 18, 2019      5 comments

on April 24th around 2 am we left our home for the airport. For the first time we were going on a trip with my daughter and her boyfriend and none of us had ever gone so far. Flight plan was AA from Montreal to Dallas then AA from Dallas to... Read more
Friday, April 12, 2019      3 comments

This is my last Friday at work before the trip. 2 Mondays, 2 Tuesdays, 1 Wednesday and 1 Thursday. Since my boss asked me to connect just in case there are some problems with the apps I've developped, the company is paying for my connection to i... Read more
2019-04-03 feeling good about the changes
Wednesday, April 03, 2019      6 comments

It has been now 4 months since I've started this new approach to getting healthy. I had specific objectives : 1- getting rid of all the bad feelings attached to certain food. Guilt, sense of failure etc. etc. are feelings that ca... Read more
things are finally looking up!
Thursday, March 21, 2019      13 comments

So finally my husband seems to be back. It was a rough 9 months but now he will start progressive return to work starting Monday. They say it is in the hard moments that you know if your marriage will last or not. We've had quite a few but this ... Read more

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