Last week was very “light” on the work front. The only hearing I had scheduled – a TPR – was canceled when DSS withdrew their petition “without prejudice” (just means they can come back and file again). You would think I got all sorts of things done. Not so’s you’d notice, LOL!:) I did take the opportunity to sleep a little more and to enjoy … Continue reading Back in the swing….
Air America had a humorous list of reasons for progressive Americans to be thankful. Well, humorous if not a bit harsh, and I have my own list, not in any particular order of importance: I am thankful for halfway decent health for an old fart – despite obesity and a love of red wine; I am thankful for my family of individuals who still care … Continue reading Thankfulness, I haz it….
Well, another work week is done – and not much knitting to speak of! Boo! Good news is, I got a lot of visits done and am better organized on the work front. That’s what a move to the City office has done for me. Unfortunately for our (County) legal assistant/office manager, not so much, but it will get better. I did take an opportunity … Continue reading Q is for Qalm before the storm….
I’m in my fifties. I’m supposed to be in the midst – or done with – menopause. That means for many hot flashes. Nope. Not me. I’m FREEZING! I was never the person who brought a sweater in to put on the back of my chair at work. I had (and still have) all this, ahem, extra padding that kept me warm winter, summer, spring … Continue reading Cool Flashes:)
I commented on Mel’s blog this evening and felt that this quote was applicable to the loss of inalienable civil rights that the majority of voters of California and Maine seem to think they have the ability to do: First they came for the communists, and I did not speak out—because I was not a communist; Then they came for the socialists, and I did … Continue reading Oh Lord, who’s next?