Monthly Archives: August 2012

The Eloquent Trucker

I am going to share a few texts I received from Stephen today. I think you’ll see why I’m drawn to him. I should preface this by explaining that Stephen wasn’t always a trucker. He is well educated, well read, … Continue reading

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I just can’t win….

So here I have this beautifully renovated house, all new plumbing, wiring, gas lines etc. You’d think there’d be no room for things to go wrong, wouldn’t you. Well, you’d be wrong. I was having a problem with water leaking … Continue reading

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New Bus Route Time…

Well, it’s that time of year again – the time when I find out what school I’ll be driving for. The last five years it’s pretty much been a no-brainer, as I’ve more or less loved the schools I was … Continue reading

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Why I have so much time to write…

For those of you wondering why I have so much time to update the moving home saga – I pinched a nerve in my back this morning and can’t move without pain. I’m fine if I’m sitting still or lying … Continue reading

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Moving home part 3: The TriStar complaints…

Following is a copy of the pages of complaints I gave TriStar. The first page lists the replacement costs of missing items – and I’ve found more since I did this up!, and the other pages simply list my concerns. … Continue reading

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Moving home, part 2: the aftermath.

The week after we moved in was simply crazy. There’s no other word. Pam and Jeff (the contractor) stopped by on Monday to make sure everything was working and that we were happy. Jeff showed me the shut off valve … Continue reading

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Moving home, part 1.

After arriving home from Alaska on the Tues night, I wouldn’t let myself so much as look at any email. If there were problems out there, I didn’t want to know about them! At least, not that night. In the … Continue reading

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