Fitness Week Seven – Not Quite to Heaven

Here I am.  Back again to do another fitness roundup for the last week.  No, this is not Woody's Roundup from Toy Story, although that does give me a good idea.  I couldn't be Woody because, although I may be wooden, I am pretty sure I do not have a snake in my boot.   … Continue reading Fitness Week Seven – Not Quite to Heaven

Daylight Savings Zombies – Banking Hours Does Not Work

An Ode to Daylight Savings Time In March you hit me like a rock Stealing my hour away, To Lord knows where.  That stupid clock I’d throw into the bay.   Bereft of precious hours of sleep To zombies people turn. Those faces soulless, blank, and deep Careless whose life they burn.   With promises … Continue reading Daylight Savings Zombies – Banking Hours Does Not Work

The End of Mr. Murphy – May He Rest in Peace

**UPDATE**  Links to parts one and two here. Mr. Murphy Part One Mr. Murphy Part Two So there I am . . . staring at the ceiling, just waiting for tomorrow.  Tomorrow. . .  Tomorrow . . .  What was I waiting for again?  That’s right.  I was thinking that tomorrow would go more smoothly.  … Continue reading The End of Mr. Murphy – May He Rest in Peace

Murphy’s Law Rides Again – Or How I Stopped Worrying and Learned to Love the Rapids

**UPDATE**  Links to parts 1 and 3 Mr. Murphy Part 1 Mr. Murphy Part 3 So I have had the 24 hours from heck, with a little sprinkle of hell left over.  (Ok not quite that as I have been having a good time with my daughter.)  I have just left Big Foot Rapids.  And … Continue reading Murphy’s Law Rides Again – Or How I Stopped Worrying and Learned to Love the Rapids

The Weekend Blitz – Or Just Call Me Mr. Murphy

I cannot speak for everyone, but for all of the single parents out there, when the weekend comes, you try to fit in all the engagement you can with your child that you missed out on during the week. Maybe it's the same for married parents too.  You remember the last week, don't you? It … Continue reading The Weekend Blitz – Or Just Call Me Mr. Murphy