Archive for the ‘Minnesota’ Category

The Job Ain’t Over…   1 comment

The job ain’t over until the paperwork is finished.

– Graffiti commonly seen above rest room toilet paper dispensers

Moving into Canada from outside the country requires preparation of reams of paperwork for presentation upon arrival at the border.  Getting started in Canada heralds a fresh batch. Read the rest of this entry »


Houston, We Have a Problem…   Leave a comment

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Paul and I usually strive to avoid road tripping on the U.S. Interstate system, preferring smaller U.S. or state highways.  This time, considering the time of year, looming flood warnings, mountains, rapidly changeable weather, gray skies and our schedule, the hated Interstate was the best option.

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Off Like a Turd of Hurdles   2 comments

Poplar Bridge Apts., Bloomington, MN

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Monday morning, April 4 was our last at Poplar Bridge.

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Hurry Up and Wait   2 comments

Unemployment is never fun.  It’s even less fun with the holidays looming.

Plans for a Thanksgiving feast at home went out the window. Read the rest of this entry »