Sweetous finished the class she had been working on, so we both had the weekend off ! She starts another this week I think. She will be all finished in December or right around then. So, an easy weekend, but still busy. I don't recall that much about Saturday. Today we skipped church and went … Continue reading sunday night….
...got my state tax refund back ! It's not real big, but every little bit helps. Fairly easy day at work today, the only real obstical was proofreading and looking up some stuff for Sweetous. Yes, I will be right pleased when she finishes this program. Anyway, I brought home a spreadsheet to work on … Continue reading friday evening….
Busy at work, busy helping Sweetous, busy with our house rehab project !! I think we have a satisfactory conclusion to the issues we've been having with our siding and window contractor. We agreed they would walk away from the project and I would pay less than what the original contract called for. I'm waiting … Continue reading busy busy busy !
I finished helping Sweetous with her stuff, and now I'm doing some web surfing. I saw this quotation from Ronald Reagan. I'm not a big Reagan fan, but I don't have any strong feelings against him either. I thought this quote was funny. The government's view of the economy could be summed up in a … Continue reading The Great Communicator
Yesterday evening we had Bible Study Group. It was a good meeting, we started a book called Growing Strong in God's Family. A couple of us had done it before and I suggested it for our group. We had a good discussion last night. I was drafted to lead next week, so I shall have … Continue reading notes….
The past several days I have been playing around with a couple of new web applications. A Calendar like none I've ever used before: http://www.rememberthemilk.com/. The user enter his tasks and due dates and organizes them with tabs and tags. It takes some getting used to 'cause it is totally different from other calendar applications. … Continue reading some web apps….
It's a winter wonderland outside, very pretty, but not good for driving. I went grocery shopping and then to Best Buy & Borders earlier today. I'll have to see how tomorrow is, perhaps I'll stay in the house all day. I brought some work home and of course Sweetous will need help with her stuf … Continue reading saturday night….
Here sre some misc, odd, wierd links from my morning web prowl... The Muslims are pissed off again, this time about a picture of a guy wearing a pig nose, who they claimed was mocking Muhammad. I suppose we could really pis them off if we wanted to by building Spam packing plants in Iraq. … Continue reading friday morning….
...been intensely busy at work, but I did finish two big spreadsheets. I have a whole batch of stuff on my list to do. I'm tired today 'cause I stayed up 'til 10:30 last night and I went to church the night before and didn't get to bed 'til 11:00. Also still messing around with … Continue reading thursday update….
I recently bought a car at CarMax. It's a 2003 PTC, very nice. I was impressed with the quality of the used cars they had. They were also very efficient at getting all the paperwork completed; only took about 90 minutes all total. They sent me a survey in the mail asking about how their … Continue reading new car
I've been thinking about getting a new car for a while now. The Rav4 is getting old and it failed the last emissions test. I still need to get that fixed. We have been making do with just one car for over a year now (of course I pay for 3 cars but my girls … Continue reading new car…..