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Appointment Booked With My Family Doctor [ July 28th 2017  10:33 am ]

I've just booked an appointment with my family doctor for Wednesday. My new right knee joint tear has
really limited my options for exercise in the pool. I need to have a frank discussion with my family

Beginning To Film Backgrounds For Future YouTube Videos [ May 27th 2017  9:05 pm ]

I thoroughly enjoy nature. I love God's creation. It gives me some down time where I am not living the
marathon that comes with my physical disability and chronic pain. I've been enjoying making the occasional

Booking 'Skyline View' Knee X-ray [ September 16th 2016  8:44 am ]

I've spoke to the Diagnostic Imaging department booking office of my local hospital. I've booked my x-ray
for Monday September 19th 2016 at 8:30 a.m. Then I immediately called and left a voice mail message for

Completed Configuration Of Network Storage Device [ April 1st 2018  11:02 pm ]

I think I've completed the network storage device backup setup. There still may be some tweaking to do
during the coming days. The hard work is done. I am very pleased with this. This was really important

Confirmation Of Moving My RDSP To Another Financial Institution [ May 8th 2017  2:55 pm ]

I've received a written response to the complaint I made about my Registered Disability Savings Plan.
The financial institution is willing to waive the transfer out fee due to the circumstances. I did bring

December 2017 Non Perishable Grocery Order Delivery [ November 27th 2017  10:43 am ]

The delivery has occurred for my non perishable grocery order for December 2017. What remains for me
to purchase is fresh fruit, eggs, butter and meat. I've purchased ingredients to make trail mix. I am

Encouragement From One Of The Youth In Town [ August 25th 2017  12:30 am ]

Tonight one of the youth sent me a really inspiring message: "You are an awesome role model. You make
it seem easy, that strength. You are one of my hero's Ron. Never forget that."

Faxed Letter To My Family Doctor [ June 4th 2017  11:40 pm ]

The attempt to use a recumbent exercise bike has set in motion a setback of the same magnitude as I endured
with my hip joints prior to them being replaced. I did a grand total of 13 revolutions in 2 minutes.

Finished My Taxes [ February 16th 2017  12:40 am ]

I've just finished completing my 2016 income tax return. It is quite basic. Here in Ontario Canada this
gives me access to: Quarterly GST Benefit Ontario Electricity Support Program Ontario Trillium Benefit Although

Follow Up Testing Appointments [ July 10th 2017  1:39 pm ]

I've just been notified of the follow up appointments to my knee MRI imaging. The blood work will be
done on July 27th. The CT scans of my knee joints will happen on July 28th and August 4th. I am booked

Hastings County Energy Assistance Top-Up Application [ November 7th 2016  2:48 pm ]

In today's mail is my application for the Hastings County Energy Assistance Top-Up. This program was
designed to avoid homelessness for low income households during the Canadian winter months. I've relied

Inquiring About Accessibility Of The Dentist's Office For My September Appointment [ August 28th 2017  10:41 pm ]

The building where my dentist has their practice is undergoing a major retrofit. In part the building
is being updated so it is significantly more energy efficient for heating in the winters and cooling in

January Non Perishable Grocery Order Delivery [ December 29th 2017  11:28 am ]

My January 2018 non perishable grocery order has been delivered. Once again this helps me so much. The
amount of groceries delivered equal 10 to 12 trips bringing the food to my home using my power wheelchair.

Letter To Canada Post [ June 7th 2017  10:43 am ]

I use online shopping for nearly all of my purchases. It promotes my quality of life. I have the will
to do for myself. I seek out techniques to manage the most independence possible. Certainly online shopping

Life Insurance Cheque Arrived [ January 2nd 2018  1:30 pm ]

The life insurance cheque arrived. This will make it possible for me to afford the building materials
for the office renovation on my property. In turn this is going to break the grid lock in my home and

Mail Ordered A Submersible Sump Pump [ June 19th 2017  12:42 pm ]

I've mail ordered a submersible sump pump. This is the primary pump which will run on my household electricity.
What I ordered last week will be the 12 volt backup system for power failures and if there is a deluge

Mail Ordered Supplies To Make Accessory Bags For My Power Wheelchair [ August 19th 2017  11:58 pm ]

Today I mail ordered supplies from Asian countries for my next power wheelchair accessory. I am going
to make 3 canvas bags that will be very helpful going to the gym each weeknight. After another setback

My New Sump Pump Basin Is On Sale [ June 26th 2017  1:20 am ]

I've had a great surprise. The basin I am using for my sump pump is on sale for the next 3 days. I am
able to save some more money on the cost of replacing my sump pump. A friend will help me get up tot

No Ligament Or Tendon Tear [ March 1st 2017  1:47 pm ]

I've just had a phone call from my family doctor's office. The ultrasound of my right knee joint showed
the tendons and ligaments are intact. The way forward is with an MRI to check the soft tissues. The local

Purchased A Color Lazer Printer [ March 3rd 2018  1:06 pm ]

I just took a solid step forward in my pursuit of self employment. I've just mail ordered a high quality
color lazer printer. The printer product line up at the office supply store is changing. The purchase

Questions About My Blood Work [ July 5th 2017  1:45 pm ]

Another test I need to have is blood screening. The hope is to eliminate a cause for my knee joint deterioration.
I just called my family doctor. I've confirmed I don't need to fast prior to the blood test and the use

Really Sweet Encouragement From Youth At The Gym [ May 27th 2017  10:10 pm ]

One of the youth from the gym I attend for my physiohterpay just sent me this message: "You've been an
amazing role model for me and all the other kids at the gym. Thank you on behalf of all of us😁""

Registered Disability Savings Plan Contribution [ July 18th 2017  1:29 pm ]

I now have the cheque from redeeming my Registered Disability Savings Plan. I also have a viral throat
infection. I am too weak to drop this cheque off at the bank which has my Registered Disability Savings

Replacement Soldering Station [ March 31st 2017  8:42 am ]

A few weeks ago I purchased a soldering station. This included a heat gun for re-doing solder joins.
I used the heat gun once. Then it wouldn't heat up any more. I contacted the vendor. He offered to

Reported My Registered Disability Savings Plan Contribution To My Ontario Disability Support Program Case Worker [ July 29th 2017  9:14 am ]

I was required to report my assets as part of my enrollment to the Ontario Disability Support Program
and maintain an accurate list. I now have a paper trail to show I've redeemed my Registered Retirement

Reporting Another Christmas Monetary Gift To The Disability Office [ December 29th 2016  9:40 pm ]

Another card arrived in today's mail. I've received another monetary gift. I am so grateful for the
kindness being shown to me. I've drafted another brief letter and just dropped it off in the social assistance

Signing Up With A New Financial Institution [ June 29th 2017  12:02 pm ]

Overall the most economical way to receive my Patreon account pledges is through a Payoneer international
transfer. The bank I use doesn't have a bic - switch code for this purpose. I've signed up for a no

"Thanks You" For City Hall Accessibility Modifications [ June 23rd 2017  12:27 pm ]

This morning I was to City Hall using the main entrance for the first time since accessibility renovations
were completed. I've contacted someone at the city to express my thanks to the group of people responsible

Unexpected Answer To Prayer [ June 20th 2017  2:30 pm ]

Last night before I went to bed I prayed for God to provide me with money. It isn't that I treat God
as a bank machine. I've strained my finances over the past few months and the disability pension I receive

UPS Battery Backup Is Now Online [ February 21st 2018  10:45 pm ]

I've just completed the steps to modify my UPS Battery Backup. I host my own web sites. This is to keep
the web sites online during a power outage. Many of the projects I am working on are in progress right

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