Category Archives: Every Day Life

Flotsam, Jetsam and what not

The Covid-19 self isolation/Quarantine has had little or no impact on my life. Who knew that my life has been ‘self isolation’ since last year?  Family: All is well! No one sick, no one hurt. Everyone is bored out of … Continue reading

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To be filed under "It wasn’t broken, why did you ‘fix’ it?

Audible, in their infinite wisdom (said in a very sarcastic tone), have decided to force all their subscribers to use the “Enhanced Audio” version only.  First, they did away with Format 3, which was ok with my old Treo Smartphone,  … Continue reading

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Getting fed up with Fujitsu

We had ducted/central heat-ac installed about 7 years or so ago.  At least once every freaking year, it has some sort of malfunction. This wasn’t an issue when it was still under warranty, or the parts that needed replacement were … Continue reading

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Part one done

Saw “Meg the Motivator” (afterward, at home, I call her Meg the Merciless!).  Because my heel was taped up in such a fashion, there was no pain, so I sort of overdid it on the weekend and again on Monday.  … Continue reading

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I miss bloggers

And blogging.  I miss web BBS forums. Facebook is a pisspoor substitute. I have to use two different blog posting software. That in itself isn’t a problem, but it’s the “not suddenly working” with little (or no) forewarning. Ok, moving … Continue reading

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Saturday shopping trip

Went to the jeweler and got the temporary canvas watch band replaced with a nice metal band.  I asked if I could have a few links taken off my stainless steel bracelet I have Keito’s heart.  I was told that … Continue reading

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Yesterday, I cleaned out “Ziggy’s Corner”.

I had been putting it off because it felt like I was erasing her. But Ziggy can never be erased, or forgotten. I moved some of her things, and got into the corner behind the footstool. And in the corner … Continue reading

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Next episode of what passes as my life

Yesterday, I saw Mr. S, the osteo surgeon who replaced my worn out right knee.  The right knee replacement is great, and even though I still have some pain from the operated on compartment syndrome, all is ok with it. … Continue reading

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Ah, dammit.

‘Benson,’ ‘Star Trek’ actor René Auberjonois has died at 79 Cancer sucks.

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"NEW AND IMPROVED" not always a good thing

Too often, I see people getting caught up in what I call the iPhile loop. Regardless of what the item is, they have the get the NEWEST version, even if the one they have is perfectly serviceable and works. Even … Continue reading

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