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Sunday
Sunday, October 16, 2011      1 comments

This is a short one- I didn't go to Mass again this week as there is an illness in the family. I did however help with the yard work this is sort of a sad time of the year everything is winding down for winter.... Read more
Work and other things
Sunday, October 16, 2011      1 comments

Its been really really weird not having Gordy come and "bother" me while I was working ( the radio shop where he worked was in the same building as where I worked). I really didn't realize how much it would affect me as sometimes it would get so... Read more
Friday
Thursday, October 06, 2011      1 comments

I am somewhat saddened as a co worker is retiring tomorrow - I went to technical college with him 31 years ago.... Read more
part 3
Wednesday, October 05, 2011      1 comments

Just finished tearing out what I wanted to keep from the old thing and putting it back together to take to the city recycling station ( its easier on the spell checker than calling it what it is ). Took it upstairs to the back yard by myself - d... Read more
WMB part 2
Saturday, October 01, 2011      1 comments

Well I took apart the BEAST again last night for the LAST time. Noted 2 things that I had missed before- the screw that the belt tension pulley turns on drags on the chassis of the washer (fixed that) also the transmission has a bearing that go... Read more
updates
Wednesday, September 28, 2011      1 comments

Still sans machine I think I got everything I need and actually picked up the belt on the way home from work (over $25 for a bloody v-belt and I thought car parts were expensive!! GRRR) Monday and was told by the real powers that be to wait unti... Read more
washing machine blues
Sunday, September 25, 2011      1 comments

(Great a title for a blog that sounds like some Black guy is going to use on an album -Sorry I can't think of any decent white blues-men that's why I said that not trying to cause offense.) Still fighting with the beast in the basement had to wa... Read more
Happy Birthday Sam
Saturday, September 17, 2011      1 comments

Sam turned 12 earlier on this week - outliving all his predecessors (cat brothers?) including my beloved Malcolm who made it to 11 1/2 and was thought he was a sure bet to outlive Sam. He is getting somewhat slower and more slovenly (especially ... Read more
another blog
Thursday, September 08, 2011      1 comments

Hotter than a firecracker again today and tomorrow (fun time to be wearing coveralls- why not just give me a $*@#^#$&*!! SNOWMOBILE suit to wear I don't think you can make me sweat any more!!). Well at least I can't help but get my requisite wat... Read more
Hot week in September
Wednesday, September 07, 2011      0 comments

Generally we are approaching the end of summer and the beginning of fall in the northern hemisphere ( where most of us live that are on here ) generally it is getting considerably cooler especially in central Alberta where I live. This week it h... Read more
unplanned
Sunday, September 04, 2011      4 comments

I know I missed out on some points yesterday as my computer went down (actually I was having trouble finding some documents and I went and did a system restore and then I lost firefox and thunderbird) finally got them up and running today after ... Read more
points
Saturday, September 03, 2011      2 comments

I don't know if I am the only one who this bugs but I notice that if you try to save time by organising things into groupings in the food tracker that it oly gives you one point for the whole thing I notice that just recently as I thought to mys... Read more
efforts
Thursday, September 01, 2011      1 comments

I just notice I have nealy 1000 points down from a week ago - I guess making an effort helps (if I average 120 pt I can get nearly 1000 pts down per week).... Read more
flu anyone?
Tuesday, August 30, 2011      1 comments

I am still away from work as I caught something Friday night and I was not well all weekend so I phoned in sick Monday and went to the doctor's then he sent me for lab tests and called last might to say they still don't have all the results - fe... Read more
goals
Sunday, August 28, 2011      1 comments

I have decided to try to get as many spark points as I can without cheating before the end of the year so you will be seeing alot more of these. (hopefully with something good to say)... Read more

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