Category Archives: Life

New year, new strategies

2014 and 2015 were mainly about playing by the rule book. That’s not necessarily a bad thing…rules help keep order to the world. But I’ve made a lot of mistakes over the years when it comes to employment and the … Continue reading

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On 2015

Today marks the final day of 2015…and it has been one hell of a roller coaster for me! Fortunately, the year started and ended on a high note. In January, we finished the final main piece of the Dynamic Learning … Continue reading

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40

I made it! 40 years old! Whoooooooooo! There have been times over the past couple years where I wondered if I would even see this day. My health has not been the best, and it was only 9 months ago … Continue reading

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On fighting weight and demons

I have to have a hernia surgery. It has to be done soon, but it is not critical yet. My doctors would like me to lose some weight before performing the surgery…so for about a month now, I have worked … Continue reading

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So, it’s been a while…

If I’m going to keep spending $100 a year to host a website, it seems that I should make better use of it. That’s the problem with social media for me…I just babble there all the time, rather than using … Continue reading

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Watch how you Lyft

If you live in St. Louis or Kansas City, you have probably heard about the ride-sharing service Lyft. It has a lot of fans…and a lot of enemies. Me? Well, I guess I’m in the middle. The basic premise of … Continue reading

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The new van

So here she is: Our unnamed new van is a 2014 Dodge Grand Caravan SE. This is the 2nd new vehicle I have owned, and the first time I’ve owned a new vehicle in a current model year. Why a … Continue reading

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Goodbye, Bella

3 years, 2 months…the longest amount of time I have ever owned a car… 277,000 miles…9 states…many towns visited…4 places of residence…billions and billions of dead bugs and animals… The purchase of my 2009 Impala was not overly researched or … Continue reading

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Reboot

Hey gang! So after many years, I decided to part ways with my former hosting company. Unfortunately, for reasons of which I’m not totally sure, I was unable to import the old blog over to the new server. HOWEVER…thanks to … Continue reading

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Thank you

Wow…where to start here… Thank you to everyone for the well wishes… Thank you for all the wonderful gifts and money… Thank you to Bonnie, Gary and Vickie for handling the financial end of things… Thank you to all that … Continue reading

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