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Thursday

Thursday, September 09, 2010

Still tired today. Worked late so took mom shopping for two hours looking for purse for wedding...with no luck. UGH! Took her by McDonalds for chicken selects but didn't buy any for myself. Learning to make better choices. Worked in the garage moving things around and then worked on work for an hour and then collapsed into bed. Crazy week! Be glad for the weekend to maybe catch up on some sleep and work on mom's dress.

  
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MOMFAN 9/9/2010 5:47PM

    emoticonon your choices! What a blessing you are to your mom!

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Wednesday Morning

Wednesday, September 08, 2010

Made it through the day yesterday. Boy was I tired. Working on a large mailing for work. Went with co-worker to Rape Awareness Defense classes held by local police. My co-worker signed us up for this about 2 months ago. It is a bad time for me to go but could probably learn from it. Got so many irons in the fire and wore out from the weekend! Had trouble keeping my eyes open. Got home around 10 and then worked on some things for work until 11:15. Have a terrible time getting enough sleep at night. Seems like I go through cycles...either I can't sleep at night or can't get enough sleep. If I sleep later in the AM can't get exercise in..so it's a viscous cycle. After work will take mom to exercise and then out to look for purse for wedding. Just seems like not enough hours in the day.

  


Tuesday Morning

Tuesday, September 07, 2010

Had a great weekend! Went by too fast as I thought it would. Didn't get as much done as I wanted. Worked on mom's dress...a lot but am fighting with the hemming of it. Thought that would be the easy part! The outer layer is so sheer and ravels. It will not beat me thought. Hubby wanted to head out to outlet mall yesterday so we jumped into the car and took off. It was fun and relaxing. Now off to a busy week. Will try to get the dress finished this week. Stopped by and saw son and daughter-in-law yesterday evening. It was good to see them for a couple of hours.

  
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GATOR12 9/7/2010 8:59AM

    VERY IMPORTANT IN A BUSY LIFE TO MAINTAIN RELATIONSHIPS W/SPOUSE AND FAMILY. sOMETIMES I AM SO FOCUSED ON MY TASK AT HAND THAT I DON'T GO WHEN DH ASKS IF I WANT TO RIDE ALONG. I WILL DO THAT MORE OFTEN AND NOT TAKE HIM FOR GRANTED.

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Sunday Morning

Sunday, September 05, 2010

Went to Farmer's Market, got the sleeves put back in mom's dress. Took 3 hours. The fabric ravels UGH! But I got it done and they look nice. Trimmed some off the hem and will have her retry it on before I put in the hem to make sure the length is correct. Went to my friend's cookout to see her daughter back from Iraq. Had a nice time. Her mother also passed away...who lived in Vermont with her sister and family...(why we recently took a girl's roadtrip to Vermont) so my friend has all her family there. WIll help with funeral dinner this afternoon. A blessing after 8 years with Alzheimers. On Praise Team this month at church so gotta get going this AM and get there early for practise. Hopefully I'll get some practise at home before I leave this morning. Hubby wants to get away Monday for the day so hopefully I can get the dress finished today!

  
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MOMMA_BEAR_69 9/5/2010 10:33PM

    You are such a busy person. Hope you got everything finished. Isn't it wonderful being on the Praise Team?!!
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MOMFAN 9/5/2010 1:46PM

    You are so busy. Enjoy your time away!

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KIMOTHY77 9/5/2010 7:17AM

    You sound like a busy woman. Sorry to hear about your friend's mom. Alzheimers is a horrible disease, especially for the family, and I pray they find peace.

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SUNRISE14 9/5/2010 7:03AM

    Isn't it great to know we can get up on Sunday morning a go to church and worship the Lord! I know our country is failing fast but it is still the best country in the world ! Have a great day ! emoticon

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JUDY4652 9/5/2010 7:02AM

    Have a good weekend, and sorry for your friend in her bereavement!

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Saturday Morning

Saturday, September 04, 2010

Had a good evening. Went to mom's for beans and cornbread. YUM they were good. Then went to Community Night downtown where they block off a street and bands play. The group played 50, 60's and they were OK but it was fun to be out. Busy day planned...mom's dress, cleaning house and hopefully time to look for a purse for mom. Then off to friends for cookout tonight..her daughter is home from Iraq and it's a welcome home celebration. Also taking her over aerobed and our other inflatable beds due to them having lots of company...Looking forward to the long weekend to catch up on a few things

  
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SUZIEGREY 9/4/2010 7:47AM

    have a great time and enjoy the long weekend.
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FERRETLOVER1 9/4/2010 7:08AM

    I love going to park district concerts - you get to hear some fun new bands. Sounds a bit like your Community Night. Glad you had fun!

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