My Broken Garage Door, Seeking Customer Service

The following is a description of the service I received from various door companies while seeking to repair my garage door.

We have had a problem recently with our garage door closing unevenly.  Our door was fully functional, just had a gap on the bottom of the one side when it was closed (obviously).  We googled how to repair the door and came upon some excellent videos to help us out.  We didn’t have the correct tools for the job and due to the risk of something breaking, we decided we’d hire a professional in garage doorland.  Since, I`m home and have a more flexible schedule, I`ll make the arrangements for repair. Continue reading


Relationships Are Funny

One of my favourite sayings is:  If you never have expectations, you’ll never be disappointed.  I am not sure where this statement originated, if Dr. Phil said it or if it is just a common saying, either way I think it is true and for me, words to live by.  This statement will often refresh in my mind if I am beginning to feel disappointed in one of my personal relationships or life situations.  Time to sit back and check where I’m at. Continue reading

Countdown to Family Time

‘Tis the season to spend time with loved ones, to enjoy each other as family and to celebrate Christ as our saviour.  As we prepare for our time with family; shouldn’t it be a stress free, exciting time for us.  We should be pleased with having a little extra time off work to relax, watch movies and play games with loved ones or just visit with treasured friends.   Our only concern should be when to be where we have to be or when our company will be arriving.  Isn’t it amazing the stress that comes with the Christmas season?

During various discussions you will hear people pressured to buy gifts for people who they don’t necessarily want to Continue reading