Almost done

Fighting off a cold. Looked at the ‘re-design’ last night, not sure about it. I’m swithering between trying to produce ‘standard-compliant’ HTML code, or cramming in as many ‘cool’ features as possible. I prefer a clean look, simple design, so I’ll probably end up going down the ‘standard’ route. Or maybe it’s because I’m finding it really hard to come up with a new look/style. Sheesh – you’d think I didn’t have anything else to worry about… Final round of Xmas shopping tonight.

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Weekender

5:30 a.m. – no not just now… that was bedtime on Saturday a.m. – excellent night = beer, tequila, aftershock, southern comfort, red wine = terrible hangover. Saturday didn’t exist. Sunday is finishing well. Monday and the gossip from Friday night will be caught up on… I have a few tidbits of my own to trade, should be fun!

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Aardvark

Far too focussed on work at the moment. Xmas night out is on Friday, and there is soooo much left to do on my current project. Q: Why do you call a project aardvark? A: So people will ask why….

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New shoes

Damn busy day. Tonight’s project will be to finish the damn re-design! Bought some new shoes, currently digging into my heels, but I’d better get them broken in, they’ll be needed for dancing on Friday night. Xmas night out should be fun, although I’m not planning to remember much. I’ve written Saturday off already.

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Gingerbread Men

Xmas tree is up. Gingerbread men are cooking in the oven, and I’m supposed to be working on finishing out an MRD and FS. It’s Saturday afternoon, it’s cold and wet, and I just want to snuggle up in a warm cosy place. Been a mad, bad, hectic week. Lots of decisions and stress. Someone actually thought I was about to leave the company. Hmmmmm. Someone else said it was all part of the learning process – I very nearly punched that person (even though they were right, they just said it at the wrong time…) World Aids Day yesterday, in my shame it crossed my mind early in the morning, and it wasn’t until today I realised that it …

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Jealous? Never

Happy Birthday Gran! Yikes it’s December on Friday, and as I live with a Crimbo Nutter that means our tree will be going up (Yes I know the whole 2 weeks before thing…). Still it does mean that a holiday is in sight, but as I’ve just pulled together a list of documents I need to write/update/complete then I’m getting a tad worried. Got an email from SinOz (her new nic whether she likes it or not…) it included a pic of her standing in her new outdoor jacuzzi, I think the temperature is about 34 degrees there. Am I jealous… no of course not! (ohhh and don’t worry Steph I did notice any of the ‘bits’ you mentioned… LOL)

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Evolution

The human species is evolving. But into what? Recent propositions have detailed a system where you can order products that you see when watching a film or tv programme. Product placement is now commonplace in major blockbusters, so now when you think – hey cool phone! – all you will need to do is push a button to order it. WAP phones enable you to access up-to-the-minute information and news. The next generation will feature an ‘always-on’ connection, allowing business to push information out to you – when you are walking past your local cinema your phone will beep and you will be able to get cut-price tickets to the latest movie…walking past a fast food chain, it’ll tell you …

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Unloomed

Wrong again. Felt really flat on Friday but had a good weekend, relaxed, chilled, did the family thing and some Xmas shopping – not real Xmas shopping more like a laidback alternative, we stayed out of city centre and visited some out of the way places including a couple of garden centres… they have some seriously cool Xmas stuff. Got myself a tree for my desk… v.cool aluminium Xmas tree.

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