Category: Career and Working

Jan 1st, my first day not being…

It’s January 1st, and it’s good that we are at the beginning of a new year. Looking at things in general, I am hopeful that 2021 will be a much better year than the one that went before it. Focusing clearly on a specific… Continue Reading “Jan 1st, my first day not being…”

Happy Labor Day 2020

I do want to wish a most happy Labor Day 2020 to all of you who work for a paycheck. I’m happy to say that I’m in that proud group of people and I always look forward to this day as it comes around… Continue Reading “Happy Labor Day 2020”

Another Camping reservation

We do have another camping reservation coming up in about ten days. I am off today on this fine Labor Day and my thoughts are turning to hiking trails and propane-fired camp stoves as I get ready to fire up our grill here at… Continue Reading “Another Camping reservation”

Walt Disney’s Birthday

Some happy news: today is the birthday of Walt Disney. For me–and for so many others–that is, indeed, a cause for celebration. The world is a better place for Walt having come along. A mere 118 years ago, I might add. It’s also true… Continue Reading “Walt Disney’s Birthday”

Thoughts on Labor Day 2018

First of all, let me wish all my friends–especially those of you who work for a paycheck–a very happy and relaxing Labor Day! I come from a long line of working people. My grandfather was a mason and marble contractor in New York City… Continue Reading “Thoughts on Labor Day 2018”

Work-themed Haiku

Exhausted brain and aching feet smile broadly when the paycheck loads

Is It Mandatory for Democrats with Money to be Selfish Pricks?

Another post about politics! Two things triggered Ol’ Bulldog on this one. The first was the passing of the Repug tax scam, oh I mean tax reform, of course, and the second was a comment on social media about how rich lawmakers who are… Continue Reading “Is It Mandatory for Democrats with Money to be Selfish Pricks?”

Going to Winn Dixie for Milk, Beer, Pepsi and a Baby Sitter!

I’ve just got to post today about a memory that came up recently for me; it’s about going through the super market with your kids–looking for babysitters. Our youngest had very curly, very red hair and people noticed him when we were out in… Continue Reading “Going to Winn Dixie for Milk, Beer, Pepsi and a Baby Sitter!”

Bulldog’s Journey Towards Rustic, Sustainable Living

Bulldog’s deep, dark secret: I have a huge interest in greener, simpler living and have wanted to live in a rustic setting for many years. Would go off grid tomorrow if I had all my preps made. For some reason I haven’t had too… Continue Reading “Bulldog’s Journey Towards Rustic, Sustainable Living”

Steak ‘n Shake in the Hunter’s Creek Area

Had breakfast this morning at the Steak ‘n Shake location way down So. OBT in the Hunter’s Creek part of South Orlando. Enjoyed every bite. And the fine service. Janet is more than just a good server; her skill, experience and customer manner put… Continue Reading “Steak ‘n Shake in the Hunter’s Creek Area”