Random Update

I ran out of time and energy for a while to keep some updates to the site. Sadly, I slipped up and started smoking again so it looks like I’m going to have to start that process all over again. Also of note, I’ve started a new job working the help desk at...

The Big Dump and the Hiding Rodent

As a stark contrast from last years lack of snow for the month of December, mother nature has dumped 40cm of snow on Ottawa (and the rest of Canada for that matter). I started the morning yesterday with a migraine which I took something for and crawled back into bed....

Close Encounter of the Furry Kind

I wrote yesterday about the uninvited house guest we have. Because of this I was doing some general cleaning for sanitary reasons, and to discourage the little critter from hanging around in the basement in general. Well, the little sneak must have been hiding nearby,...

A Mouse In Da Hizous

Given that my recent output has mostly been of a computer nature, one can be forgiven for assuming I’m referring to an analog input device when I say “mouse”. However, I am actually talking about the biological entity “Mus musculus”, a...

The Great Escape

After just over a year at my last apartment that I was renting from a …very unusual individual… and nearly ten years in Nepean, I’ve finally escaped from the area! I’ve moved closer to work, family and my girlfriend – into suburbia...

Busy Season

This week has felt like I am being pulled in many directions. My boss is away in Bangledesh, so I am on-call for any technical issues – and just my luck, there have been some. I’m still working on purging stuff, developing a quit-smoking plan, learning...