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I feel like I'm getting a cold and I ha e a ton to do this week. The only remotely exciting thing is bra shopping and I hate that. Hopefully, the week will give me some time start embroidering.

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Waiting to see if the project I've been working on for 6 months is actually going to work in Production and save the company $40k a month.. now if they would just add a % of that to my salary...

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WARNING: WARNING: Venturing ahead proceed at your own risk or skip to the bottom!

 

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Well what an exciting start to the day. NOT! My day off, one and only this week as the store manager is in vacation, starts like most other Mondays wake up, wake the kids for school, this was interrupted by photos, (will attach in a few), take daughter to school. On the way to drop the youngest  at her school I got a text asking me if I could work today.......... I of course said sure. (Money is always helpful) so I came home started hot tub to drain (today's project) and get to work. The employee who had to have the weekend off for his (3rd?) birthday this year, actually bin the last 6 months, called in sick. Guessing he had way too much to drink. I also discovered that next month (October) he has asked off again for Friday thru Monday for his birthday........ Which also happens to be the last Saturday of the month.... Monthly paint day, so yet again I will have to work all weekend to cover for him and miss my paint day....... I try very hard to be easy going, and try to treat people the way I want them to treat me, but this kid is starting damage my calm.... I may end up either in prison or jobless. 

 

Disengaging venting mode:

 

I hope everyone has had their coffee and is having a wonderful day.

Love you my big extended family.

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I almost forgot

Hawaiian day both at High and Middle School.

 

Please do not tell the wife I posted a picture of her here. She might have to hid a body later if you do.......

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So, you folks with an instant pot: I heard that you can make rice in one. Is it good for this purpose? I need a rice cooker and am trying to decide if I should just buy a nice rice cooker or spend just a bit more for an instant pot. We already have many crock pots. 

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2 minutes ago, Keianna said:

So, you folks with an instant pot: I heard that you can make rice in one. Is it good for this purpose? I need a rice cooker and am trying to decide if I should just buy a nice rice cooker or spend just a bit more for an instant pot. We already have many crock pots. 

I use my instant pot to make rice every week! Easy, and comes out perfect every time. 

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32 minutes ago, Colonel Kane said:

WARNING: WARNING: Venturing ahead proceed at your own risk or skip to the bottom!

 

Engaging venting mode:

Well what an exciting start to the day. NOT! My day off, one and only this week as the store manager is in vacation, starts like most other Mondays wake up, wake the kids for school, this was interrupted by photos, (will attach in a few), take daughter to school. On the way to drop the youngest  at her school I got a text asking me if I could work today.......... I of course said sure. (Money is always helpful) so I came home started hot tub to drain (today's project) and get to work. The employee who had to have the weekend off for his (3rd?) birthday this year, actually bin the last 6 months, called in sick. Guessing he had way too much to drink. I also discovered that next month (October) he has asked off again for Friday thru Monday for his birthday........ Which also happens to be the last Saturday of the month.... Monthly paint day, so yet again I will have to work all weekend to cover for him and miss my paint day....... I try very hard to be easy going, and try to treat people the way I want them to treat me, but this kid is starting damage my calm.... I may end up either in prison or jobless. 

 

Disengaging venting mode:

 

I hope everyone has had their coffee and is having a wonderful day.

Love you my big extended family.

 

I would politely explain the cause of events to your boss and point out that you really would like to have an occasional day off..

 

 

 

Sent my Girl to Mars as well::P:

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10 minutes ago, Keianna said:

So, you folks with an instant pot: I heard that you can make rice in one. Is it good for this purpose? I need a rice cooker and am trying to decide if I should just buy a nice rice cooker or spend just a bit more for an instant pot. We already have many crock pots. 

 

My Japanese wife loves making rice in her’s a lot, mostly for the time savings. The user manual for it does say to use different rubber seals for different foods. One for rice, a different one for curry or stews or tomato based ingredients, for example. 

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I've been watching my Star Trek: TOS blu-rays.  I have, of course, seen all of them - but never in order.  And I must confess I always found TOS a bit of a hard watch because it's so campy.  But I'm having a good time.

 

I'm watching them with the enhanced effects, they did a good job with that.  The only downside is that the discs have a feature that lets you "switch angle" between old effects and new while watching and it doesn't seem my LG has the necessary menu to disable it.  This means every time an effects shot is imminent I get a jarring camera button prompt flash in the right corner.

 

This is SUPER ANNOYING.

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I've always enjoyed the ST:OS over any of the other ones. I think it was due to the campiness of the series. The whole scene where Spock & Kirk are fighting each other in the transporter room & Spock punches through the panel gets me every time.

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43 minutes ago, Colonel Kane said:

WARNING: WARNING: Venturing ahead proceed at your own risk or skip to the bottom!

 

Engaging venting mode:

Well what an exciting start to the day. NOT! My day off, one and only this week as the store manager is in vacation, starts like most other Mondays wake up, wake the kids for school, this was interrupted by photos, (will attach in a few), take daughter to school. On the way to drop the youngest  at her school I got a text asking me if I could work today.......... I of course said sure. (Money is always helpful) so I came home started hot tub to drain (today's project) and get to work. The employee who had to have the weekend off for his (3rd?) birthday this year, actually bin the last 6 months, called in sick. Guessing he had way too much to drink. I also discovered that next month (October) he has asked off again for Friday thru Monday for his birthday........ Which also happens to be the last Saturday of the month.... Monthly paint day, so yet again I will have to work all weekend to cover for him and miss my paint day....... I try very hard to be easy going, and try to treat people the way I want them to treat me, but this kid is starting damage my calm.... I may end up either in prison or jobless. 

 

Disengaging venting mode:

 

I hope everyone has had their coffee and is having a wonderful day.

Love you my big extended family.

Tell your boss that for the rest of the year you will not be available to pick up the slack for this laggard.

This is, from what you describe, his normal way of functioning and it doesn't make for a team player.

The guy obviously needs to be replaced with a more responsible individual, and you covering for him is just delaying the day that will happen.

GEM

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14 minutes ago, Froggy the Great said:

Wooo, I now have a mandolin.

 

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(note i know that is not a mandoline but hey free google searches!!!)

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