Monthly Archives: June 2021

Got wheels.

And I think it will be another 18 years before I do *that* again. Even w/the bank “car buying service” – still a massive, stressful, exhausting hassle. But it’s done, I have a lovely car with 4WD, a sunroof, a … Continue reading

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Is it 6PM yet?

This week has been utterly exhausting. On the car front – I think I have found the exact, EXACT car I want through the bank’s buying service – color and everything* – in stock, very good price – so I’ve … Continue reading

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I am so tired.

I need it to be…let’s say two Friday nights from now at this point. By then the car stuff should be done. Another dealership has entered the mix – and of course, now I’m worried they’ll both be pissed off … Continue reading

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Oh, car buying, yay…

The plan – and mind you, this was a pre-pandemic plan – was to acknowledge that the Jeep would not last forever, open a specific “new car” account and start putting money aside, which I did over a year ago. … Continue reading

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Pour one out for the Jeep.

So, the check engine light came on in my car. Then went off. Then came on again – caught the code, throttle position sensor. Made the appointment to take it to the shop. The light went off again. The shop: … Continue reading

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It’s a very small miracle

that I am awake and semi-functioning for the 7:30AM meeting. GO ME. Then the 8AM meeting. Hoo boy that is gonna be fun. A higher up had the FUCKING AUDACITY to IM me at 10 last night suggesting we skip … Continue reading

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It’s Primary Day in Virginia

And I must admit, I am not enthused. We have a dizzying array of exceptionally qualified candidates for Governor/Lt. Governor/Attorney General, and it’s going to end up being three white guys, because…well, we all know why. Doesn’t help that 90% … Continue reading

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Thanks, Capitalism!

And shitty worldwide governance. Can’t think of another reason we’re looking at a week of 90ยบ weather AT THE START OF FUCKING JUNE. Also just woke up in a bad mood, which is an awesome omen for the week as … Continue reading

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You made it to another Friday!

And I don’t know about you, but I am utterly knackered. Why are short weeks so damn tiring? Oh, because capitalism says you’re still gonna jam in 40 hours worth of productivity, holidays and “work life balance early quitting time” … Continue reading

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Ohhhh, Wednesdays are gonna SUCK even more

I thought the 8AM meetings hurt – I logged in yesterday at 7:30 and found *another* last second meeting invite for a weekly 7:30 meeting. HAHAHAHAHAHA, FML. Yesterday’s meeting was…a mess. I handed it off to the other SM cause … Continue reading

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