Monthly Archives: February 2022

OK, it’s not ALL shit

And it’s important to remember that in the midst of *waves arms* all this. Went to the market and this CDC change has been met with basically the same reaction as when the state dropped the mask mandates last May, … Continue reading

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This little monster…

She knows her human is a bit on the stressed side and has spent the last two nights smashed up against me in bed. My brother was out last night*, so I decided to expand my Indian food dishes and … Continue reading

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Still pissy today

I should probably stay away from the news in general. All I have for the Ukrainian people is this, and I say it with all my heart: Fuck ’em up. To the people in power in the international community who … Continue reading

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Like Fucking Magic

My county has amazingly gone from High Community Transmission to Low Community Levels with the stroke of a fucking pen. This morning, from the county: This evening, from the CDC: So, as long as we’re not clogging up the hospitals, … Continue reading

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Payroll trying to be all slick

Get an email, bonus payday is Monday, the last “supplemental” payday in February. Except, that’s not a thing at our company. They literally uploaded the 2022 supplemental pay calendar to the internal website 2 minutes before sending the email. Like … Continue reading

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Well.

Putin is invading Ukraine and I guess we’re just letting it happen. We’ve just abandoned the Ukrainian people. I know I don’t feel good about that. These people shouldn’t have to be getting instructions on how to make molotov cocktails … Continue reading

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OK, let’s try this again

One down, 2 1/2 days to go. Early in and early out today. I WILL BE SMART AND THINGS WILL WORK! In exciting news for other workplaces – our local Starbucks is having a union election!! I am so excited … Continue reading

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What. A. Day.

So, started with missing the developer demo. Then the engineering all hands meeting, where the VP tried and failed to explain again why we’re changing the department name. (Something to do with the fact that there are non-engineers in the … Continue reading

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Deep. Cleansing. Breaths.

The weekend was not at all restful, and I didn’t sleep particularly well last night and the ol’ anxiety has decided to kick in this morning to boot.  Spending a good 5 minutes trying to figure out what THAT NOISE … Continue reading

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The Target website is filled with lies

They did not have my beloved baskets. Nor the drill kit… They did have the drill & accessories separately, and the accessories have a nice carry case, but the drill doesn’t, so I now also have a little tool bag … Continue reading

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