Category Archives: MAC

Minimalist Tax Season

It’s TAX SEASON! Woo Hoo! Nothing brings more joy to my heart than sitting down surrounded by documents, numbers and figures and rules that govern all of them. (NOT) After just a few weeks of all of these small sessions … Continue reading

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Who’s Awesome Today?

Ahhh, I slept in again and it was wonderful. Of course that means that I have very limited time to write this post this morning so I will just share a secret with you. Who ever you are and wherever … Continue reading

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Financial Software Drives Me Crazy

So I have a MAC so I can benefit from the enhanced security aspect of keeping my business private. I purchased Quicken to learn that it isn’t so easy to simply convert my Quicken Windows files to Quicken Mac files. … Continue reading

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What’s your Thing?

There are certain things in life that we have to do, and there are those that we simply love to do. We all have certain chores that we have to do each day to provide for a prosperous, clean and … Continue reading

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1000 Posts on SimpleLivingOver50

I just noticed this morning that I received a notification yesterday that I have published 1000 posts on SimpleLivingOver50. Wow! Where has the time gone. I suppose that I have been doing a lot of writing over the past couple … Continue reading

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What do you call a cow that just had a baby?

De CALF inated………………………………. I know, I know, it’s udderly ridiculous. LOL

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Oh the Perils of the Evil VooDoo Donut!

Our last two house guests arrived back last night from their journeys of discovering the Great Northwest and guess what they brought back with them? Voodoo Donuts seems to be a landmark in Portland, Oregon that all visitors have to … Continue reading

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Microsoft Office for Mac 2016

One of the things I do miss about working on a Microsoft computer is Office and though I have tried several times to work with Mac’s office programs I have to admit that Microsoft Office is a superior product. Well, … Continue reading

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The PC Battle Continues…

The PC is still driving me crazy as I am still attempting to upgrade from Windows 8.0 to 8.1. I made it down to 6 updates from 191 where I started and I can’t seem to get the system to … Continue reading

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Resistance Exercises do increase Inflammation

So after a morning of light weight lifting yesterday I am noticing that both my blood sugar and body weight has increased. This I am learning seems to be a normal state of affairs and I will wait once again … Continue reading

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