Tag Archives: clutter

this is what I imagined

We’re at the beach for the long weekend. Our niece and our three “grand” kids are here. The house is full; of people, of noise, and of laughter. This is one of the ways I imagined things would be like … Continue reading

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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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time flies when you have energy

I simply cannot believe it’s been almost a week since I’ve written here.  Unfortunately, it has. I must admit, the acupuncture is working.  I have energy.  I am getting a lot accomplished.  I no longer just sit on my butt … Continue reading

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the snowy holiday weekend

Even though it was a three-day weekend for us, Scuba man wasn’t feeling well, so we didn’t go to the beach.  The weekend started off with a busy Saturday.  Once I was through with coffee, the fun began!  4 loads … Continue reading

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I am lazy and lethargic

I think I’m a lazy person.  Scuba Man would dispute that, but many times I feel like I’m being lazy. Although I know that writing this isn’t what a lazy person would do, it seems like a lazy endeavour, a … Continue reading

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how unemployment got me out of debt

When I was laid off earlier this year, we didn’t panic.  Scuba Man made enough money to cover the basics, except for the beach house mortgage, as long as we didn’t spend unnecessarily. We spent a lot of time talking … Continue reading

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Day Zero

The Mission: Complete 101 preset tasks in a period of 1001 days. The Criteria: Tasks must be specific (ie. no ambiguity in the wording) with a result that is either measurable or clearly defined. Tasks must also be realistic and … Continue reading

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two bookshelves left to go

I’ve been day dreaming about the beach lately.  I miss it, but until the temporary bridge is in place, it’s not worth the commute to go there unless we can stay for a week. Rumour has it that the bridge … Continue reading

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be gone you evil wallpaper!!!

A while back I wrote about getting a wallpaper steamer to get all the wallpaper stripped off  our walls.  It worked, sort of. Scuba Man started with the wallpaper border in the family room in a corner right by the … Continue reading

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