A Review of 2016

A lot has happened int he last year – as usual.  I thought I would provide a little review, with my top events and favourite pictures. January – I started a system in January as a way to save money and worked at it for a few months before things changed. Money Matters Also, Chester… Continue reading A Review of 2016

Two Homes for Awhile

It is getting close to possession date for my new apartment, but is still 2 months away from my house being gone.  I am not looking forward to paying the bills for both places for that long, but since it is temporary, I will survive.  🙂 I have sold a few items that I will… Continue reading Two Homes for Awhile

Fort Whyte Alive in May

After the last few weeks of planning and then executing the plans to sell my house and set my retirement, I needed a break. After breakfast and grocery shopping this morning, I headed out for some fresh air and critter viewing at Fort  Whyte Alive. What a beautiful morning for a walk! Lots of Canada… Continue reading Fort Whyte Alive in May

Change in Lifestyle

I have been busy making plans and acting on them as required in the last few weeks. As many of you know – I tried to retire 2 years ago and failed.  The problem was that bills kept coming in, but my pension money wasn’t enough to cover them.  😦  So, I went back to… Continue reading Change in Lifestyle

I Failed

After years of convincing people that I am perfect, it is hard to admit that I made a mistake and that I failed at something.  If you remember, I retired in the spring this year.  That is what I failed.  One of the employees at the Y suggested that I should be looking to see… Continue reading I Failed