Monthly Archives: August 2007

It’s called a “wheelchair lift”, lol!

I had my training session yesterday on the wheelchair accessible buses, and it was fascinating! First we watched videos on operating the lifts, using all the belts to secure the wheelchairs in place, and on evacuating a special needs bus … Continue reading

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She bakes, too!

Yep, as the title suggests, I baked today. I made one batch of chocolate chip cookies. AND my kids said they tasted great, and the batch is nearly gone!   Why is this unusual? Well, I hate cooking in any … Continue reading

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I’m devastated.

  Well, I guess I’ll live through it, but really! This is so sad….   This past weekend there was a sci fi convention in Toronto, at the Metro Toronto Convention Center. In attendance were:   Jonathan Frakes, signing autographs all weekend! Robert … Continue reading

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Bbq in the rain?

Yesterday was to be the karate club’s bbq at Earl Haig park. However the morning dawned dark and gloomy, and the skies periodically opened. After each rainfall we peered anxiously at the sky, searching for some hint that the clouds might … Continue reading

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Job description for September….

It would seem I shall be working regularly in September after all.   Unfortunately, it won’t be on a route of my own, but what I’m going to be doing sounds fascinating, challenging, and rewarding.    I got a call … Continue reading

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Governmental woes…

I really, truly hate governmental red tape.   First off, my kids’ health cards expired on my birthday, last week. Back in June I received renewal forms for both of them, so filled them in and sent them off within … Continue reading

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Nope, sorry, didn’t watch it….

 One of the questions that always amuses me is the standard "So, did you watch {insert name of show here} last night?" When you politely say no, you didn’t, it’s like they assume you simply missed it, so they start … Continue reading

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