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late night storms and other things to wonder.

Friday, June 04, 2010

the recent thunder storms are driving the dog nuts and i'm not far behind. with constant phone calls from my cooped up granny, court dates for her among the other normal everyday things to make anyone mad! thank goodness for the sanity of sparks! sorry for a little ranting.

  
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LITTLE3LAM 6/5/2010 9:22AM

    Always there to listen and happy to do so!
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DEBBIEANNE1124 6/5/2010 1:00AM

    And our friends who love cracking jokes with you.
I know my little tuffy hates storms and fireworks and he whines and whimpers. Just give pookie extra love.

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waiting for a new day in the morning.

Wednesday, June 02, 2010

as if our days were not stressful enough, my grandma called and insisted that one of us take her out to the graveyard to see my grandfather's grave. i might not have a problem with this had she not been out to "see" him every day for just more than 10 years. yes i said every day for 10 years with out fail!! there is a line between grief and sickness. i did take her on the stipulation that we stay for a short while and i would not take he again tomorrow. as much as i cared for my grandfather, this does seem to be excessive, especially when she cannot drive herself and must have a ride to wherever she goes. i will happily take her to the bank, the store, and i am more than willing to go to church and bingo with her. i'm just ready to scream! am i being selfish or oversensitive on this issue?

  
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KIWIFISH 6/3/2010 8:30AM

  Maybe instead of every day of the week you could perhaps suggest 1 or 2 days a week when you can take her for a longer-ish visit instead of trying to sqeeze in a short, hurried visit every day?

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THEKINGSGIRL 6/3/2010 7:52AM

    Well, I'm sorry for your loss, but that was a long time ago. We all grieve differently, but we all also need to learn to cope with the loss. It's obviously time for her to learn how to, and maybe there's a way for you to help her with that, with out going to the cemetery every day. I not sure what exactly! But maybe there is something. Anyone have ideas? I do not believe that you are being selfish at all. I mean, you've spent, what was is, 10 years helping her out in this way? Try to be sensitive, but she needs to realize that she is making it hard for you, it's not just hard on her.
Don't really know if that helps at all or not, but it's my two cents worth!
Praying for you,
Barbie

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PRORAVI 6/2/2010 11:43PM

    That is interesting. I don't think you're being selfish or oversensitive, just concerned. =[

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WESCOBAR 6/2/2010 11:08PM

    Next time she ask and you find yourself taking her, maybe make suggestion that she see a therapist ton talk about missing your grandfather and hoe to move on..

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DEBBIEANNE1124 6/2/2010 10:57PM

    Tell her the # for the Taxi near her.

This is what i do when Robert is not around to drive me.
But then your grandma is not me. LOL

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the glory of more yard work.

Tuesday, June 01, 2010

it was hot. it was sweaty. and yes it was good exercise for the day. i had an unexpected visit from my dad and we ended up working on the tractor, cutting some grass, trimming weeds and the like. holy cardio! i think tomorrow i swim!

  
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DEBBIEANNE1124 6/2/2010 8:15PM

    How has your dad been feeling?
Yep you got in good exercise.


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LITTLE3LAM 6/2/2010 7:34AM

    I love outside work! Don't forget to add those activities on the June Personal Challenge post for the SP Class of April, 2009. It will encourage us all. ... BTW, I have to do mine still. Yikes! LOL
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BECKA525 6/1/2010 10:14PM

    I do love that gardening is considered an exercise on here. Have a good swim tomorrow.

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where was this when we needed it?

Monday, May 31, 2010

now we are having the weather that should have been here a month ago, at least the rain will help our new plants. more running with grandmother. we went out to the cemetery to my grandfather's grave to check on his candle and flag (Nave Vet.). the flags were placed at the grave sites of veterans last friday. Unfortunately the storms today seemed to have taken their toll on them. at least i know the flags will be picked up tomorrow and cared for. now just winding down for the day.

  
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LITTLE3LAM 6/1/2010 8:24AM

    As you mentioned; the plants are at least gaining from the weather. LOL. Have a good day!
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DEBBIEANNE1124 6/1/2010 1:03AM

    Glad it cooled up a bit for you.


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PRUPLEBEAR 5/31/2010 9:54PM

    It is raining here too! I am glad that I don't have to water my garden!

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a dreary but lucrative day.

Sunday, May 30, 2010

i didn't do what i wanted to do, but it all turned out in the end. i was able to luck out at the bingo trip with my grandmother and i made some money, whoohoo!!it was a nice little outing to start off the week.

  
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PRUPLEBEAR 5/31/2010 8:24PM

    Sounds great!

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LITTLE3LAM 5/31/2010 10:09AM

    I love when that happens. Happy Future Bingo!
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DEBBIEANNE1124 5/30/2010 10:51PM

    LOL
How did you make some money, kristy?
And wherever did you drop grandma off at?

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