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Dad's 94th birthday full of surprises

People can be rude, annoying and selfish, but sometimes they can be so very, very good.

Yesterday was my father Ed Fagalde’s 94th birthday. I couldn’t be in San Jose to help him celebrate. 535 more words

San Jose

Moving out

So you’re living alone for the first time huh?

Except you’re not really alone, are you. So many people busting for attention, that glorious lack of privacy and christ it’s so loud all the time. 431 more words

Life Lessons

Living Alone: Mostly a Blessing, Not Really a Curse

Living alone is not some horrific ordeal that you must struggle to “survive” if you find yourself sans roommates at some point in your life. In fact, I’ve discovered that it is often to the contrary. 1,773 more words

Living Alone

The Lifestyle Edition: Tips For Living Alone 

They say that time flies when you’re having fun and I’ve almost clocked up six months of living on my own, although it does only feels like yesterday I was lumbering boxes into my new little pad. 448 more words


Living Alone: Some Tips

My roommate has been gone for over a month now and isn’t coming back for a few more days. That is SOOO long! Despite being an introvert, and prizing my alone time, I can’t wait for her to come back! 457 more words


The pros and cons of living alone

Moving in to a house by yourself. It’s a big step. And here are ten pros and cons which don’t come in the terms and conditions when you’re signing for that key. 770 more words


Waking up or not - a tongue in cheek story

I am not young, but I do not like to think of myself as being old. However, I do need to think of the practicalities. I am 57 years old and I live in a city where not one single relative of mine lives. 441 more words