Every now and again we come up with a story that is just too good not to share.
A short story about Glen the ever evolving worker, Nick writes about unemployment, the job market and the working man.
Glen Dempsey is a self proclaimed ‘fiddler’. Let’s be clear here, Glen is not musically inclined.
The… Continue reading
I am crabbier than ever, but still smoke free after four weeks.
There I said it… I’m crabby, pissy, on edge, however you want to put it, I miss my favorite outlet ‘cigarettes’.
With only 2 Chantix pills left I… Continue reading
Nick has a commercial idea for Cyber Monday Mania.
After last years Black Friday Insanity, Silke and I have decided to take a different approach to Christmas shopping this year. This time we want to experience the whole event through… Continue reading
Silke and I went to two Halloween parties last year.
It was a whirlwind Halloween weekend that just seemed to be in a constant state of motion. I needed the week to start again so I could regroup. At the… Continue reading
Hi, it’s me again and I’m still smoke free in my third week.
The cigarette cravings are still manageable at this point. The worst parts of my day are in the late afternoon, right after work, and early evening, anytime… Continue reading
Some common sense is especially important when it comes to child safety in water.
Going swimming at one of the many local lakes is a very fun summer pastime in Minnesota. With all the flotation devices available these days,… Continue reading
How I survived my time as an unemployed worker.
Back in 2008 I was unemployed for eight long months. Silke and I had just moved in together. It was late February and my work week ended abruptly when I was… Continue reading