November 21, 2016 - Anyone else been the victim of Telus's version of customer service? I'm on never-never-hold.....
November 20, 2016 - A lazy day, with a total food hangover from a wonderfully amazing dinner last night at the Capilano Golf & Country Club with fellow boaties. The day involved not much more than sleeping in, drinking coffee (no breakfast thank you) and catching up on the newspaper I didn't read yesterday, a [...]
November 17, 2016 - Today's theme for the 116 Photos challenge was "Take a hike", which seems oddly appropriate given that today at work I found out that I would not be receiving that much hated annual (or more frequent) letter at the end of a term thanking me for my service and telling me [...]
November 7, 2016 - At least that's how it's supposed to work, but too many people don't seem to understand the basic functions of this little lever.... Too many people also don't realize that there are three shiny reflective devices that point backwards to tell them what is going on beside and behind them. Driving [...]
November 6, 2016 - Do you ever stop and look at your smartphone with a bit of wonder? The technology is amazing, and it just seems like a blink in time since we were tethered to the wall by the telephone. I mean, think about it. I remember when Dad brought home our first computer, [...]
November 4, 2016 - Today was spent listening to thumping, sawing, drilling, hammering and other associated noises from upstairs as an old single paned 8' sliding glass door is torn out and a new energy efficient one that, unlike it's predecessor (hopefully) won't leak into the downstairs whenever there is combined rain and wind, is [...]
October 22, 2016 - Sometimes I feel like a relic for still having a newspaper delivered to my door every day, but then I remember that it's important to support professional journalists and professional journalism. It's bad enough that far too many people get their information from suspect internet sites and random bloggers, but so [...]
October 14, 2016 - The photo I took today reminds me of the season, and of the weather we are having. The day was windy as storm number two (of three) blew through; they say that the big one is still coming. When I was getting ready to head out the door to pick up a [...]