My Blog
 
Welcome to my blog!
Keywords | Title View | Refer to a Friend |
Soy sauce, burgler tools and meatless burgers!
Posted:Nov 25, 2019 2:51 am
Last Updated:Nov 27, 2019 5:04 am
2204 Views

Two stories very prominent in the news today ..One comes from Ontario ..After staff left the business for the day a man emerged from a bathroom where he was hiding ..With Vandalism on his mind he cracked the business safe and stole 2000.00 and then as if it were not enough to steal he proceeded to pour soy sauce over all of the electronics locate throughout the store causing over 0,000.00 worth of damage He also tore down ceiling tiles tore venting and damaged walls..He didnt realize that the surveillance camera caught all of his handywork..Apparently he never suspected that such a small store would have cameras ...Guilty as charged ..lol

----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
A Vegan has sued Burger King over its Impossible Whopper ..A lawsuit has been filed in the federal court in Florida .Apparently his " special " burger was not up to snuff when he discovered that his " special" burger was fried on the grill as meat burgers..The Burger made to attract Vegans and Vegetarians has driven surges of people would be ordinarlly avoid fast foods and are now flocking to fast food places they would never go..Sales are skyrocketing for places like Burger King , the attraction is meatless burgers tasting like meat but all plant based..As the customer went on a tirade like a small stomping brat throwing tantrums and insulting staff was removed from the store...He stated that his body became polluted with meat when his ' special " burger was fried on the grill as meat burgers.sigh ! Well there goes the neighborhood...
11 Comments
Ghost pain !
Posted:Nov 24, 2019 6:44 am
Last Updated:Nov 25, 2019 2:27 am
2323 Views

I did a blog awhile back that touched on this subject and i would like to clarify and explain what i went through ..
When i had my accident and lost my leg in that accident i suffered from whats referred to as Phantom pain or ghost pain..Now ghost pain is normal and natural as the brain still thinks the limb is still there and sends messages to the nerves indicating as such..feeling like you have toes , itching and aching not being able to scratch or alleviate the ache..Many nurses and rehab specialists tell you that if your missing leg itches to stand in front of a mirror and scratch as if you are scratching that itch ...lol it does work but i dont do the standing part very well because balance is an issue ..so i looked for alternative ways...
My nerves were on edge most of the time and the pain was pretty intense ..I had a hard job dealing with it so meds were the only relief and being on meds dulled my senses and my overall attitude..It was not an ideal way to live day to day so again i sought alternate ways of dealing with the pain..
When i was able to come back home i was instructed to visit my own doctor and consult with him on my disability so he was aware and could see to my needs...He told me one very important thing..how to deal with phantom pain without drugs or pain meds...Diet plays an important role in stopping the pain..he instructed me to follow a diet , very basic and if i didnt see results in one week then he would put me on something for the pain.
What was he talking about? my first thought ....First thing he said was eliminate man made products from my diet..breads, gravies, dairy products , and anything that was man made involving flours and carbohydrate foods..he put me on a diet of ...Meat , fish, poultry , eggs and vegetables...Why ? because he said those products were the only things man hasnt screwed up putting additives in...Think about it...Breads and pastries , gravies, soups, most dairy like cheeses...all are in carbs..carbs creat sugars and sugars create pain..so anyone living with arthritis, fibromyalgia, or any nerve damage needs to watch their carbohydrate intake...within the first two days i tried this and had no pain at all..I stick to my diet once in awhile i cheat but i also have to the piper for that cheat...
I found a good meat supplier one who does not feed alternate grains to his cattle, i also finally found a fish supplier who brings fresh haddock or whatever i need at a real good ..I have not found a poultry supplier so am it from the stores ...vegetables are easy to come as is eggs ...
**** so bottom line is, it worked for me and i pass this on to anyone who suffers from pain whether it be arthritis , nerve damage or any other affliction ..Please watch your diet for carbs ...pain free for a year now take it from someone who been there ..
9 Comments
Smart carts? wtf? huh ?
Posted:Nov 18, 2019 12:09 pm
Last Updated:Nov 22, 2019 5:08 pm
3267 Views

Shoppers who push a shopping cart Sobeys Toronto are amazed whats coming next..10 shoppers were chosen push the new " smart carts" a Toronto Sobeys store..These are the latest " smart" catrs which will allow you to scan, keep track of your spending and allow shoppers to see what their total is and also skip going the cashier.
The artificial intelligence equipped carts are the latest aspect in grocers' efforts streamline the shopping experience as consumers became accustomed to convenience. Despite all of the advancements found in a modern grocery store customers are still required to gather their groceries unload them at a checkout and then place them into bags .Sobeys announced last week they purchased 10 " smart carts" it is starting pilot an Oakville Ontario location..
For now shoppers using the carts must allow it scan each item they place side.Eventually the cart which gets smarter over time will learn what each product is and the company will remove the scanning requirement ..The cart also weighs produce keeps a running total of the and accepts payment .One feature it does lack is a seat hold a .Sobeys hopes develop the technology include suggestions about missing ingredients for recipes based on what is already in the cart and the ability upload their shopping lists..
Amazon debuted its Amazon Go System in Seattle in 20 .Shoppers must have an Amazon and the Go App which grants them access the store .Amazon now operates of the Go stores four cities America with six more being set up , which one day will land in Canada.There are still alot of things be ironed and improvements be made.Walmart shifted a similar system relies on the consumers phone after testing a handheld device which allowed shoppers scan products while they shopped.
***** you can read the whole story on google which is titled " How grocery stores are trying to speed up your shopping experience." this story brought to the forefront by CTV news and written by Aleksandra Sagan of the Canadian Press..
*** On a personal note i really like the idea and would gladly use it ..Sounds like the perfect shopping experience for ...I try not get much of a hurry when shopping because i like look the newest products on the shelves...now all they have do for is lend a half naked built like a brick shit house, smiley man with grocery shopping and heaven will be a sin away ...I feel a sin coming on shopping experience!
24 Comments
I just don't get it.....
Posted:Nov 17, 2019 1:26 am
Last Updated:Nov 17, 2019 4:26 pm
3407 Views

Hmmmmm whats on my mind today? Well i don't know if logic eludes some people or some people defy all logic...I am a logical person , I make decisions based on my priorities ..If i need to do something to improve my life or my home then i have that mental list in my head..I don't cut corners and procrastinate , putting things off unless its not possible to have that particular thing done at a reasonable time..you know if you need to have help or another person do the job and for some good reason is not available , then thats something that cannot be helped...i then go on to the next most important thing...as most know home ownership comes with prices...
People dont own a home or have much of anything cannot seem to grasp the costs associated with that . Their priorities always seem to fall within boundaries that well ...make you scratch your head and wonder ..Ok alot of people rent and thats good for the landlord for sure , and the people rent are comfortable with that lifestyle...some get by with low income rentals , others rely on the " system " to get by , some just get by , will not even entertain the idea of finding a job and being a productive member of society...now i understand the economics of being in an area where jobs are not plentiful..
Ok this is where i get stumped..i do understand when someone is on a fixed income relying on the Government to their way , ok lets say it " welfare" ..even though its not a bad word its still not a great way to live...but if you are and you waste that on smokes and booze but seem to forget those groceries ...Huh? What? Duh !
I have two friends both smoke like diesel trains...one has COPD and has been told numerous times by his Dr to give up the smokes...the other guy is over 300 pounds also makes tobacco a priority has numerous health issues and also was told to give it up....He complains hes starving all the time and asks for and handouts so he can buy food..I know he does not go to a food bank , so thats my dilema.....I feel bad that they have to live that way but i put my and energy into my own home...I struggle to make ends meet by times ..I am on a fixed income...stressed alot by having to deny them and feel bad when those sad puppy eyes look at me ..i am trying not to be a pushover ....
12 Comments
Canadian winters!
Posted:Nov 13, 2019 7:13 am
Last Updated:Dec 4, 2019 3:22 am
4074 Views
We all know that there are many places that get alot of snow all around the world where snowfall happens..Some people are ok and deal with it reasonably well , some are not happy just accept that its gonna happen ..It is what it is a Canadian ..we have tough Canadian winter weather but we also have even tougher Canadian people even our animals are not a bit afraid of the harsh conditions...lol ...here are a few things that show how we do deal with winter...enjoy









20 Comments
Pets are forever not just for Xmas!
Posted:Nov 12, 2019 4:24 am
Last Updated:Nov 12, 2019 11:40 pm
4173 Views

Hadnt written a blog for awhile now so i figured i might put a little something here Today i want to make a clear statement about pet adoption , whether it be a cat, kitten , adult or a puppy..Its becoming very clear in some places that people are either unaware of the adoptions from reputable shelters vs buying from breeders..Yes of course you have a preference for a specific breed of kitten or puppy and why not find them in a breeders listing of sales of specific animals...
I worked for 10 years as a Law Enforcement Officer in service to the Nova Scotia SPCA ..I also had a feline rescue and did animal Control for the Town nearby..Alot of abandoned pets got passed over in the shelters because there was and still are backyard breeders..People who have no scruples and sold sick and cheap knock offs of what they referred to as a specific breed...Ergo " you get what you pay for."
We here in Atlantic Canada have some really great rescue groups and animal shelters ..These shelters and rescue groups are always competing with ,backyard breeders and when someone ends up buying an animal from the backyard breeder most generally end up in shelters anyway..The so called backyard breeder has no sympathy for the buyer , they sell to make money , they sell sick animals and for a large sum of money you are stuck with a sick animal that may or may not live..Vets all over not only Nova Scotia but all over the world see this all the time...
My biggest peeve is those Breeders advertising at Xmas every year sales of puppies and kittens ..I never supported any breeder whether it was a reputable one or not ..as a Law Enforcement Officer it would be a daily task for me to go out on Investigations and finding dogs tied out after the puppy novelty wore off or the cat was tossed out after the kitten grew up ...It was heartbreaking to find these animals were bought from breeders at Xmas or maybe another holiday and tossed aside when they were no longer a novelty..I housed hundreds of cats throughout the years and never had a problem with any of them..
People ask " why do people do this to their pets ?" answer because they can. No one cares and most times when the bad pet owners toss out their costly boughten pets , someone else cares for them...thus the original owners get away with that..and the circle continues..go out , buy another pet from a backyard breeder and do the same thing.
I have a particular disgust for those backyard breeders when they popped up advertising puppies or kittens for sale at Xmas..and most of my Enforcement included education and alerting the public about certain breeders who were underhandedly selling sick animals ..wondering how ruthless i was ? Here is one example:
My Brother owned a very good scale company business , he would go all over Nova Scotia and be gone a week at a time...Him and his wife bought a very expensive German Shepherd from a reputable breeder. One week when he was gone his wife had a backyard BBQ invited several family members ..My younger sister told me about an incident that my brothers wife caught the Shepherd taking a piece of steak off of the BBQ , Bro's wife took hold of the and shoved its face into the hot coals burning the dogs face and nose real bad...she locked the in the shed and didnt vet him...
I reported the incident to the Head Office and took my sister statement ..went back to my Bro's place asked the wife about what happened..asked to see the dog ...called my Bro who was on his way home..told him what happened ...also told him i was taking this to the Crown Attorney for prosecution..i took pics , then with the RCMP present i seized the read her rights to her then took the to the vet ...cost some bucks to vet him but he came back here with me...long story short she was prosecuted , and got a 10 year ban from owning any pets ...fined 2000.00 dollars and had to pay the vet bill ...The got a great home with very good owners..
Something to think about as the story ends , please do not support breeders... adopt from a shelter or rescue , where the pet comes with a story but they also come with lots of love and affection ..." pets are forever , not just for Xmas."
17 Comments
Legislation finally passes banning single use plastic bags!
Posted:Oct 30, 2019 2:28 pm
Last Updated:Oct 31, 2019 12:04 am
6235 Views

Michael Gorman CBC writes:
Nova Scotia passes ban on single use plastic bags
This time next year single use plastic bags will be no more ..finding one may be the hardest thing to do almost like where's Waldo..lol
The Legislation takes effect in one year giving grocers ,retailers and the public time to make adjustments...There are a few exemptions and those are for the time being dry cleaner bags,the bags used by garages to wrap tires bags used for bulk foods and fish sold from pet stores...but these things are under review and solutions may be in order..
The Minister for the Environment says it may not take a full year for retailers to make the changes they say many members of the public have already made the switch to reusable bags ...In January the giant food chain Sobeys have announced there will no longer be plastic bags available ..They go on to say their patrons are very happy to do their part and bring in their own bags. More is being done to find a solution to the bulk plastic bags , deli containers and bakery products which are also in clear rigid plastic...
**** Sobeys is my go to food chain the variety , and friendly staff make the trip worthwhile..they call you by name and hardly ever forget a face...I have been using my own grocery bags for a very long time and dont buy many prepackaged items...its hard sometimes but there is always a solution or alternative way of buying..
Way To Go Nova Scotia!!!
25 Comments
All in good fun my vegetable eating friends..lol
Posted:Oct 21, 2019 7:02 pm
Last Updated:Nov 1, 2019 10:54 am
7577 Views
Sometimes we eat our vegs and other times we find another use for them ..Ever have a pea fight at the table and your parents were not a bit impressed or ..ever had a parent or parents start a food fight? mashed potatoes were always a big the table for starting a food fight lol I heaved my share of gobs of mashed potatoes at my siblings ...here is a compilation of pics showing vegetables can like any one of us humans...maybe its a conspiracy to take over the world ...sounds like the vegans have a head start ..onward and au natural we go ..









28 Comments
First Barn raising in Lunenburg County NS in 50 years!
Posted:Oct 21, 2019 5:43 am
Last Updated:Oct 21, 2019 5:14 pm
7505 Views
Story by Heidi Petracek co host of CTV News Atlantic..
When i was a we had hordes of people in any one given community would show up and help raise a barn or house whenever disaster would strike ..The members of a community get together in a day or on a weekend to help a family that was devestated by fire or any disaster, by building a new house or barn for the family who would lose theirs.. . Today it is very rare to see one neighbor helping another sadly this is the way of the world most times now...
Lunenburg County in NS did the first barn raising in 50 years..A local man lost everything in his hugh workshop by fire in August this year ..He owned a small and buggy business which seen thousands of visitors to NS hauled by and buggy through the town of Lunenburg and Basil would be at the reins proudly telling the visitors about the historical sites and the history of the town..
The business called Trot in Time has been around for a very long time and the loss of the building ended his business when a random spark from a torch started a massive fire and quickly ended in the building burning to the ground..Basil lost two beautiful antique carriages in the fire that can never be replaced , luckily the horses who hauled the carriages were not in danger and were out in the paddocks
The people of the communities that seen the business grow congregated on a beautiful Fall day and in the run of the day hammered together a bran new barn .A dance after the barn was done was hosted by Basil in order to thank the volunteers as was the custom years ago to thank the people who put time and materials into building the new barn or house..the communities were all invited to attend and it was a smashing success..
Basil was quoted as saying" If I could find all of the words to express to everyone who participated how thankful I am for their hard work I would put them in one of my buggies , but i would never have enough horses to pull the load,"




13 Comments
Lol say and do the darndest things!
Posted:Oct 20, 2019 4:56 am
Last Updated:Oct 20, 2019 1:08 pm
7636 Views
! yep gotta love 'em and the law says you gotta feed , house and dress them as well...Some people shouldnt have and others well act like ...but none the less gotta give 'em cudo's for being more natural and vocal than most adults...heres a few " " doing stuff and sayin' shit ..plus a few other random people...









10 Comments
Halloween spooks and funny shit !
Posted:Oct 18, 2019 6:09 am
Last Updated:Oct 18, 2019 3:30 pm
7798 Views
I love the Fall season ..October is my favorite time of year for getting outside work done..I dont enjoy doing things around the yard in the heat of summer...My birthday is on the 21st of this month and then spook night is near ..I used to prepare for that spooky night years ago but not so much now because there are few people who actually dress up any more in these small communities..Even parents who take their out do not bring them around..The temptation of the towns and much more candy variety takes a toll on the smaller places..but those of us who truly love the spooky attraction of decorating our places still press on..
I still plan on doing the decorating when i get set back up again most of my decorations passed away and family got rid of them when i was in hospital ..I have already picked out what i want and i am big on animated lifelike spooks and witches...I have a hugh house and property so lots of room to put whatever i want on display...there are some great pumpkin stencils out there now and when the pumpkins go on sale best time to put the artistic skills to use...lol
Please enjoy the memes and shit i am putting on this blog ....





19 Comments
Believe it!
Posted:Oct 17, 2019 4:59 am
Last Updated:Nov 1, 2019 10:56 am
9829 Views

Just touching on a few things and its not any kind of display on my part toward those people who lead any type of lifestyle that they feel makes them any more healthy than another but here is what i experienced not so long ago in the grocery store...
I have a large grocery store that i am dedicated to as i am sure alot of people do. My first visit when i go there is the vegetable and fruit isle. I am a firm believer in lots of fruit and vegetable consumption and i Personally feel it is best for me..I also have a great meat supplier who i buy fresh prime beef from Spring and Fall...Being a regular cash paying customer he gives me great deals along with exceptional service ..Yes i am a Meat eater. fist in the air Meat eater....i never buy pork because it doesnt agree with me ...I do however buy lots of chicken ..suppliers of poultry locally really does not exist so relying on the store to get what i need...
Now I also personally believe if someone chooses to eat what they feel is best for them that it should be left at that ..Recently i was at my store loading up on fruits and vegs end of season fruits were marked down significantly and i was in my glory ...
When i went out to my vehicle i was approached by a lady who was handing out literature which was about red or white meat consumption ..She said she was part of a small group who were anti red or white meat ...I said i am sorry i am not interested .Went to get on my way and she said well i see you have a large cart full of mostly fruits and vegs so i assumed you were vegetarian ....I said no i am not ...and again started on my way ..well she said i dont see any meats in your cart ...I said no you dont because its in my freezer at home..I told her i buy my meats from a seller in NS ..I will never give up my meat for anything .
***You have your beliefs I have my beliefs ..you choose to not eat meats I choose to eat meats...this is the way it should be i do not believe people should try to push their choices on anyone ...if I chose to become a Vegan or not it should be not at question...I have never felt healthier and i personally believe it is because of my diet ...My doctor put me on a specific diet and its working for me ,, i dont push it on anyone...
40 Comments
Random laughs just to brighten your day.
Posted:Oct 11, 2019 8:05 am
Last Updated:Oct 16, 2019 10:46 am
8651 Views
Come on we all love a good laugh even the person who shows a stone face most of the time .Break the cycle , nooooo not the bicycle, tricycle or unicycle ....crack a smaile ..





22 Comments

To link to this blog (bitchkitty2017) use [blog bitchkitty2017] in your messages.

67 F
November 2019
Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
          1
 
2
 
3
 
4
 
5
 
6
 
7
 
8
 
9
 
10
 
11
 
12
1
13
1
14
 
15
 
16
 
17
1
18
1
19
 
20
 
21
 
22
 
23
 
24
1
25
1
26
 
27
 
28
 
29
 
30
 

Recent Visitors

Visitor Age Sex Date
tenn37203 25M12/9
Dtts43rt35  61M12/7
hellooo13754M12/6
CollegeFun98  21M12/6
bestmountjoy  62M12/6
scoupe42 56M12/6
happysailing2  51M12/5
GregWill09 63M12/5
damnitjd  43M12/4
funcpl41more2 45/43C12/4