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I am back in the designer’s seat after a wonderful and restful vacation with my family in Mexico.  I have a son, daughter in law and grand daughter in Mexico, and they warmly shared their house with us during our … Read the rest of this entry

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Spammed to Death

Well how about that.  I have had to turn off comments temporarily due to someone using my blog as a launch pin for their spam.  How frustrating and how damn arrogant.  Oh well, lets lay wait in the bushes for … Read the rest of this entry

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For those of you who are not Canadian and do not know about current Canadian politics, Jack Layton is the leader of the party in opposition to the Government.  The governing party, the one with the most elected members of … Read the rest of this entry

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My wife and I went out looking to replace our well used 20 year old dishwasher today, and what I saw appalled me.  Has all sense gone out the window?  Does no one who designs trays for example know what … Read the rest of this entry

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