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2016 Travel Plans

What an intoxicating feeling it is, the uncertainty  of the amazing and crazy adventures that may come my way this year. Who knows where I will go, who I will meet or what I will do. 644 more words

Travel

Surprising Reaction to Lay Off Notices and Liberal Bumper Stickers

Someone Modified a Story that had been used against Obama and Alberta Premier

In my bag of year-end emails, an old friend copied me on a story about a company manager who was faced with difficult choices.  444 more words

Society

2015, The Year in Review

The silly-stuff called politics

2015 will live in history as truly a unique year for anyone attempting to place the words “sanity” and “politics” into the same sentence.  1,302 more words

Society

Ontario Electricity Costs Kill Manufacturing Jobs

Electricity Rate Comparison Average Monthly Hydro Bills City Avg. for Dec. Avg. for Jan.. Halifax $160.30 Charlettetown $156.17 Ottawa $148.00 $160.00 Regina $143.72 Toronto 850 more words

Accident on westbound hwy 401 changes our plans

An accident on the westbound hwy 401 between Brockville and Mallorytown changed our plans yesterday.  We were headed to Kingston, but ended up sitting in an Enroute (gas station and snack bar) parking lot for 3 hours, then were finally able to turn around and come back home.. 180 more words

Current Events

The reason you should not prune some shrubs in the fall

In a recent post I listed many shrubs categorized by when you should prune them.  The reason you should not prune many shrubs in the fall is because you will remove most of the buds that will turn into flowers the following spring.   61 more words

Gardening