Pumpkin-Spice-Everything Season

September 22nd looked like a typical Thursday as I drove my mom to her doctor's appointment on a leave day from work. I learned later it was no ordinary day: https://twitter.com/stacksandranges/status/779073436001898497 Fall means trees taking their bow with leaves in hues of red, orange, and brown. They started getting ready a week before Labour Day … Continue reading Pumpkin-Spice-Everything Season

When the Beginning of the Week Looks Like the End of Your Last One

Last Friday I felt nauseous, with erratic sleep leaving me feeling blah, and my temperature hovering between 'maybe I have something' and 'maybe I am perimenopausal'. I called in sick, slept a bit more, then made oatmeal to eat while watching The Walking Dead. In fact, Oatmeal seemed my speed as my stomach didn't feel … Continue reading When the Beginning of the Week Looks Like the End of Your Last One

Glitches and Clutter

When I log into WordPress, my routine includes checking stats, checking my home page, then checking my drafts. I got this message clicking on 'view site': I put something in the forum, and changed my password. I figured it had a good 5 year run anyway, and lead to another change. This post will mark the 390th … Continue reading Glitches and Clutter