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When Things Go Wrong
Friday, December 06, 2019      4 comments

(Also known as the Don't quit poem) When Things Go Wrong by Author Unknown When things go wrong, as they sometimes will, When the road you're trudging seems all uphill, When the funds are low and the debts are high, And you want t... Read more
Where's my parcel?
Wednesday, December 04, 2019      2 comments

I placed an order from a company in Victoria, BC I received an email saying that Canada Post had prepared a shipping label and would email me again once the package was turned over to them. Later that day I got the second email. It also said ... Read more
Trying to get my new Kitchen Aid stand attachment replaced or repaired.
Tuesday, December 03, 2019      2 comments

I bought myself a Christmas present a couple of weeks ago. It is a Kitchen Aid food processor attachment that I ordered from The Shopping Channel and in Sunday, it was delivered. I opened it and checked the contents carefully. The food pus... Read more
Church Christmas Party and Turkey Dinner
Sunday, December 01, 2019      3 comments

My sister and I belong to the same church, but she goes to one closer to where she lives and I go to one closer to where I live. But I don't drive and can't take a bus, so I often invite Sis and BIL and they drive me to those special occasions.... Read more
Slept today.
Friday, November 29, 2019      3 comments

I went to sleep early-ish last night but woke up before midnight and couldn't get back to sleep. Was awake until after 10 this morning and then had 1 1/2 hour a power nap. Felt much better for it........ Read more
Happy Thanksgiving
Thursday, November 28, 2019      3 comments

To all my American friends Have a happy Thanksgiving. Have a wonderful day.... Read more
Moved some more tote boxes today
Tuesday, November 26, 2019      3 comments

Couldn't do much because some were very heavy.... full of books and magazines. But every one I get put away is one less I have to do later......... Read more
It would go so much faster.....
Saturday, November 16, 2019      7 comments

If I didn't insist on doing a deep clean before I put everything back in place,... Read more
I did it!
Thursday, November 14, 2019      3 comments

.Well the big day came and went. I could not have done this without my Brother-in-Law who was a big help moving furniture for me. Moved tote boxes to open up floor space, etc so the pest control could get into corners and closets etc. My ... Read more
Wednesday, November 13, 2019      6 comments

I have a really nice friendly mailman. He always has a smile and calls me by name, asks me how I am. He had a package for me today, and while he was at the door, my BIL arrived to take me to the postal outlet to collect a parcel that apparentl... Read more
Tuesday, November 12, 2019      5 comments

Not everyone was medically fit to serve in the army (or other branch of military) Dad enlisted in Sept 1941, and was sent to Halifax to board a ship for Europe. However, the ship was waiting for a part that was being shipped from New York. Be... Read more
Spraying for bed bugs again....
Thursday, November 07, 2019      5 comments

Got a notice on my door today. They are spraying the building for bed bugs on the 13th. I have lived in apartments for most of the past 40 years but never had my apartment sprayed as often in all the previous 30 plus years as I have had in the 7... Read more
Drawing names for Christmas
Tuesday, November 05, 2019      6 comments

This year, Sis and BIL again decided to draw "family group" names instead of "individuals", and also decided that we should have a theme of emergency preparedness. ... Read more
This and that Saturday
Sunday, November 03, 2019      5 comments

BIL came by today, brought me some eggs he picked up for $2.77 fir 1 1/2 dozen, Great price! Cheapest we usually get is $2.29 / doz, so I was happy he thought of me. He also brought a few bags of chips and fun bars that they had left over... Read more
Over for another year.....
Thursday, October 31, 2019      4 comments

I really am not a fan of Halloween. To me it's just a day of candies I don't like, chocolate I don't need, and a lot of scary costumes that I find evil and abhorrent. Thank heavens this day is almost over - gone for another year, and no... Read more

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