Tag Archives: career

What’s been happening lately

I haven’t had much to say lately.  Or maybe it’s that I have too much to say.  There seems to be a lot going on that is cluttering my mind. Willow had an appointment at the doggie dermatologist last week. … Continue reading

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the one thing

Sunday’s sermon at church was about The One Thing.  The one thing we want to accomplish that will make the most impact on our lives.  Just that one thing. As it’s almost the middle of the year, it was a … Continue reading

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The Florida Weekend

The first weekend in May, we flew to Florida to visit with our nephew, his wife, and their new baby.  Caleb was 7 weeks old.  He’s the first grandchild on Scuba Man’s side of the family, so it’s a pretty … Continue reading

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flying the unfriendly skies

(This post may be relevant in many other countries, but I’m not familiar with the laws of other countries, so I’m basing it on the United States Constitution.  As I am against abortion, I am already on the domestic terrorist … Continue reading

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yesterday was a two-fer…ooops…my bad

Tuesday and Wednesday were more scatterbrained days than usual. We got a call Tuesday morning that our nephew’s wife was in labor with their first child!  My sis-in-law was on her way and would keep us posted. We got several … Continue reading

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I’ll surely pay you to knock him off

I am a huge football fan.  The Green Bay Packers are my team, but I will watch any NFL game available.  I love the sport which is why I was sad to find out about the ‘bounty fund’ kept by the New … Continue reading

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a shameless plug for selfish reasons

As many of my readers know, we have a home in Avon, North Carolina, where we want to retire.  Avon is a village on Hatteras Island. Hatteras Island, including the beaches within the villages, is the Cape Hatteras National Seashore, … Continue reading

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The Drunk Diet: How I Lost 40 Pounds…Wasted

The Drunk Diet: How I Lost 40 Pounds…Wasted: A Memoir by Lüc Carl was a fun book to read.  It’s more than just a memoir.  It’s like having your friend kick you in the butt to start eating right and … Continue reading

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the Monday blahs

It’s Monday again.  I’m working from home.  It’s so quiet!  No distractions from the office.  It’s like heaven. So, why am I not in a good mood?  Why do I feel blah? Maybe it’s because I stayed up late watching … Continue reading

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what it’s like to be the white geek girl

I develop software for a living.  I love what I do.  There never a dull moment.  If you’re not writing code, testing, or fixing bugs, then you’re learning something new. Thursday was typical for this geek girl.  Six of my … Continue reading

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