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Closer….closer…

Posted on: Saturday, October 17th, 2009 in: Uncategorized

I was offered the job.
I’ve discussed with my hubby, the Great Amazing Supportive Ryan.
I’ve talked to friends.
I will give The Job my answer tomorrow.
I’ve made a decision.
You’ll just have to wait!

Opportunity is knocking, um, barking

Posted on: Tuesday, October 13th, 2009 in: Uncategorized

So I have an “interview” on Friday for a new and exciting adventure. A local luxury dog-sitting business owner is meeting me to see if I would fit in as her replacement. Yeah, like dog-sitting for others’ dogs, in her house, full time, full pamper mode. For the winter. She has an established clientele [...]

Monday Short Letters

Posted on: Tuesday, October 13th, 2009 in: Uncategorized

Dear Monday,
You suck. I don’t want to see you again, but that is not possible. So let’s learn to be civil to each other, since we seem to have mutual friends (Tuesday-Sunday).
Dear Ryan,
Wow, am I ever glad that you aren’t Don Draper.
Dear Mad Men,
How could I have gone so long without watching you? You [...]

The countdown begins….

Posted on: Monday, October 12th, 2009 in: Uncategorized

…only 9 days to go until the Midwestern Mayhem begins!
WAHOOOOOO!
I am excited to get out of the icy death grip of Alaska. Even though it’s sunny, pleasant, and gorgeous here. Ahem.

Friday Short Letters

Posted on: Friday, October 2nd, 2009 in: Uncategorized

Dear Federal Government,
While you suck for many, many reasons, I’ll just talk to you about one: why didn’t you hire me? WTF? How could you just overlook me? How could you lead me on, make me wait, tell me I was good, and then not even give me a chance? Jeeze. If we were on [...]

Happy Harvest!

Posted on: Friday, October 2nd, 2009 in: Uncategorized

Another holiday!