Category Archives: Misc

In the Land of Oz

For a while, we have been reassessing the items that we own, trimming down & decluttering. Sometimes the stuff that we hold onto is more of a weight than anything of real value & you don’t actually need to keep … Continue reading

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2020 Summary

Well, it’s New Year’s Eve, December 31st 2020, a time to reflect on the last 12 calendar months. Why? I’m not sure. It’s just something that most of us have always done, or have done for so long that it’s … Continue reading

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Clean up of site

In an effort to clean up & update the website, as well as fix the fact that I have actually managed to lock myself out, so I can’t actually login & update it easily, today is the day I’ve decided … Continue reading

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Camera posted

Finally!!! I managed to post my Canon point & shoot camera back to Canon to fix under warranty today. This is the 2nd time I have had one of their camera’s break under warranty, so not terribly impressed. The first … Continue reading

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Describe Yourself

How would you describe or introduce yourself to a group of people you don’t really know on a discussion board or in front of a small group of people? There are a few things that you should do as a … Continue reading

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High maintenance people & me are just not happening at the moment. I am so over the effort. We probably all know someone who “knows everything” they are the expert about anything & yet we all know that in reality … Continue reading

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Finally updated

I finally updated my blog, wordpress is now upgraded to the current version, only took me about 4 or 5 years (yes it was in desperate need of an upgrade). In doing the update I decided to update the look … Continue reading

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This should be easy….

They sure can make it hard to pay bills here. Today I tried to pay our Hydro Bill over the phone Me – Hi, I’d like to pay my bill via Credit Card Guy – Ok, but you can only … Continue reading

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Cabin Progress

Today we spent the day helping Helga do some more work on her cabin. They achieved a bit, getting some of the walls  boxed in (it looks a bit smaller now) & cutting the rafters for the roof. It’s a … Continue reading

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Watching a movie – forget it!

I haven’t been able to watch a full movie at home for so long, it’s actually getting a little annoying. Actually to be fair I managed to watch Paul & Hangover 2 without sleeping, but those were rare moments. For … Continue reading

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