A couple of missed NWSS Stories

As it turns out I missed a couple of stories from the stock show.  These are quite the hilarious, so I’m going to relate them to you even though its well after the fact and you’re all likely well bored of reading my blathering. NWSS story the first While we were walking through the trade show…

“Life is Lovely” – A Catch up With the Olds

Thursday evening I got home and baked a cake…don’t ask. Well okay, I have always liked baking (thanks Gran for teaching me), but last weekend was the first time in a long time.  I decided cake time again!  So baking away and I give Gran a call, it’s been a good month since I talked…

A Mornings Amusement

This is a short one but something that I’ve had a good giggle about this morning. **Disclaimer:  The subject photo is not at all relevant to the company WP rafted with, RnR are awesome, highly recommend them.** WP we’ve talked about before (Nepalese Projects Have some Interesting Dynamics).  He’s the older chap who sits behind…

My Stablemates #2

I’ve Lost My Sheep I understand that CK will be sitting by me shortly…today people were looking for him.  When he walked in the conversation went along the lines of: CK: I’ve had another disaster. R: What? Again? Is everything okay? CK: I’ve lost my sheep. Insert a look of what in blazes are you…

My Stablemates

As I’ve previously mentioned, I moved desks.  I now sit in an area with Mr M.  Lovely old chap – has worked with Pat since forever, he’s of that vintage.  And like a fine wine his stories have been developing for years.  He’s a quiet lad, grew up on a farm in North Dakota.  Its…

Some stories for you

This week has been a quiet and busy one.  I’ve worked.  Yep, that is about all I’ve done.  I have had some fun meeting the people in the hotel, its always interesting chatting with people at a bar. To set the scene:  The bar has a ‘managers reception’ from 1730-1930 daily.  Norm is the barman…