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More snow today!

Tuesday, March 12, 2013

Not unusual for Michigan, but not requested either!! LOL! Still adjusting to time change, just cannot get up and moving ,even when my alarm clock blares at me in the dark!!
Yearning for walks in the park and woods when the weather is bearable and land is not flooded.

  
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PATRICIAAK 3/12/2013 7:32PM

    Easter will be here soon.

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ALDEBARANIAN 3/12/2013 6:44PM

    Our snow has turned to rain. We're in the middle of mud season. *sigh* I'm so tired of Maine.

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MUSOLF6 3/12/2013 6:08PM

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THINAGIN2 3/12/2013 5:08PM

    Hang in there, surely the snow will quit soon!

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DEBBIEANNE1124 3/12/2013 2:25PM

    I'd be resting in the wrmth of my home not thinking of a walk in the park. Hope you ahve a good remainder of the day.

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MOnday

Monday, March 11, 2013

We DID have a great day yesterday.. DD and i went grocery shopping, then on to Aldi to get a cool mist steamer for her skin, found a new gadget that will hopefully, help me be able to clean my hardwood and tile floors better. Since I can no longer kneel, this is a triangular head steamer mop that scrubs and steams. VERY reasonable price.. two people I talked to in the store, bought one last year and they love it. Will be trying it out in both bathrooms today after work.

DD was approved 100% for U of M..!!!!! thank you , all of you, for your deep prayers and love for her. Today she will call and set up an appointment to get her biopsy,, I will have to reschedule my work,,

Does anybody else out there feel kind of groggy from this time change,, two weeks from now I will be adjusted..

  
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ALDEBARANIAN 3/11/2013 5:08PM

    Ok, more evidence that I'm getting soft in the head. Now I'm all teared up. So glad it's working out for her.

I'll tell you what I told someone else. I stayed up all night long thinking about the sun, and daylight savings time. Then suddenly, it dawned on me. emoticon

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RACEWELLWON 3/11/2013 2:41PM

    That is very good news - I am so happy for you both !! Hugs Karen emoticon

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DEBBIEANNE1124 3/11/2013 10:52AM

    Woo Hoo! at K being approved! God is so good!

No... not groggy. I just went to bed earlier.

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PATRICIAAK 3/11/2013 8:20AM

    Terrific
I took a nap to adjust to the time change.

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Daylight Savings is here!!

Sunday, March 10, 2013

Until November, we now are back in normal time.
I always have a hard time with this part,, but did get some sleep.. so nice to not wake up to an alarm for a day!! Lovely...

Got my coupons organized, DD made shopping list, getting some more fresh fruits if they have decent ones from the U.S. Usually the sale produce is from Chile or Mexico.. All sprayed with DDT for that lovely cancer effect we all cherish.(sarcasm) Labels are so important.. I never buy anything until i validate the origin.
It will take me two weeks to adjust to this archaic time change...

  
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PATRICIAAK 3/10/2013 11:09PM

    Wish we stayed on 'this time' year around rather than switching 2 x a year.

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ALDEBARANIAN 3/10/2013 7:27PM

    Hope you enjoyed a restful and relaxing time.

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CAROLIAN 3/10/2013 3:28PM

    We dont change over for another 2 weeks cant wait Have a good week emoticon

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DEBBIEANNE1124 3/10/2013 10:37AM

    Hope it's a good day for you

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Very productive day

Saturday, March 09, 2013

Had day all planned out to be at dad's house. We took our laundry there so we could kill two birds with one stone,,, DD fan vacuum which we had to bring from our house,, I did four loads of laundry and shredded for about three hours, lots of papers of mom's and mine,, mostly mine,, we brought all of her tax papers home to be filed, organized a whole case of playing cards we c=fond in a drawer,, all used, but some possible collectors cards.. I d=found an unopened deck of NFL official playing cards that Dad probably bought in the 80's.. Found a deck of Disney world cards from parents trip there in 1980.

All in all we got a lot accomplished,, two huge paper sacks packed tightly with shredded papers to be recycled. Took trash out, bagged up more trinkets for sale of mom's ,,, two huge stretchy trash bags full..

Whipped up a small pan of lasagna and some garlic knots, a big green salad with green peppers, avocado, fresh mushrooms for late lunch. I am hoping to sit and pay some more bills later,, Ran dishwasher, still have hand dish washing to do, and sorting and organizing my coupons.

So much to do, so little time..

  
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FLEMIDG 3/10/2013 12:27AM

    Sounds like you had a busy day and got a lot accomplished. Hope you have a good night's sleep.

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PATRICIAAK 3/9/2013 10:56PM

    super! Have a good night's sleep.

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DEBBIEANNE1124 3/9/2013 10:56PM

    I say you are way organized. Glad you got lots done today.

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ALDEBARANIAN 3/9/2013 9:16PM

    Way to go. Clearing out a house is hard work.
You never want to run out of thyme.
Rest well. Have a great tomorrow.

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RACEWELLWON 3/9/2013 6:26PM

    Be right over for dinner - Mmmm - emoticon Wow you girls got alot accomplished. Nice , cards - Have you ever been up through the wine country in northern Ca ? I really enjoyed the Oregon Coast the most. Still working on Rory for out trip , will know by next week when Laurie crashes at my house Friday before my 5k , I plan on showing her all the info you sent , cause if I can get her to drive then it will look a go ! :) - Hugs Karen emoticon

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SO glad it is Friday

Friday, March 08, 2013

Do not forget to turn your clock ahead tomorrow evening!! Spring ahead!

  
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HOLLYM48 3/9/2013 10:34AM

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ALDEBARANIAN 3/8/2013 9:37PM

    Thanks. Don't want to be late for work on Monday.

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LUCKYDUCK2 3/8/2013 8:24PM

    I did not turn my clock back last Fall in the bedroom. Always nice to get up and go downstairs and have that extra hour. Yep, I play mindgames with myself. ;)

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JEANINNEWCASTLE 3/8/2013 7:53PM

  Eeek! I'd forgotten!

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PATRICIAAK 3/8/2013 7:46PM

    I've been reminding people so no one is late for Church.

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DEBBIEANNE1124 3/8/2013 5:44PM

    Yes ma'am

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RACEWELLWON 3/8/2013 5:13PM

    Its about time too !

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MUSOLF6 3/8/2013 4:41PM

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