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Light at the end of the tunnel

I actually feel like I am beginning to run out of things to do, which is a great relief! Today I had a tile guy and a carpenter here doing a few things while I dusted the whole house and … Continue reading

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Are you ready to rumble?!

Tonight we are having one of those awesome evenings of rolling thunder storms!  I love a good Spring/Summer thunder and lightening storm! I know I am going to get rain where I am going, but I hope I am going … Continue reading

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T-13 days

Two weeks from right now I will be finishing up my first day of work at ‘major coffee’ in the Pacific Northwest! It really hasn’t sunk in yet.  I am not entirely sure why. The painters finished up today after … Continue reading

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Painful

Between today and yesterday I had to decline three different requests for job interviews. Even though I am happy with my offer, it is still somehow painfully difficult to turn down another potential job!  I attribute part of it to … Continue reading

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The little things

I hired a painting crew to come and do a bunch of stuff around the house, like painting the garage, power-washing the house and brick walk, fixing the screen on my rear porch, and a number of other such things. … Continue reading

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Kissing frogs

I officially accepted my new job last Friday, signing and faxing back the offer letter and some other stuff  like Non-Compete and Confidentiality statements.  My start date will be June 25th. Today I sent an e-mail to the HR contact … Continue reading

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Depersonalizing

I spent the early part of the morning out in the garden, weeding and such.  My cousin’s son, Aidan, is coming on Monday to help me get a load of mulch and do some other stuff like take paint and … Continue reading

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Gap, Inc.

Gap was the “apparel company in San Francisco” that I referenced in my posts.  I got as far as the hiring manager phone interview.  I am naming names as I received a very nice rejection e-mail from them today as … Continue reading

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Never ending

I am not complaining about having a job offer at a great company at all, but now I am faced with a whole new set of pressures and decisions.  Never a moment’s break!  Plus, once I get out to the … Continue reading

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Rejected by the Mets

On April 15th I applied for a job at the NY Mets, primarily for the fun of it.   Today I received my rejection notice.  Poor team, I think they need money 🙂 “We want to thank you for your … Continue reading

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