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Wednesday, January 30, 2013

I know you wonder where I went. emoticon
I put on my status some of it.

Monday they hauled my stuff to storage. They packed everything but the furniture.

Day two the carpet layers came and moved the furniture laid the carpet and put the furniture back.

Day three they brought the stuff back from storage. Wow box upon box. I had loads of books.


I had some people come over to help me and told them I wanted to go through the books first. The church they attend wants to start a library and I sure sent a whole library to them. I still have a few more books and all my other stuff to go through.

My friend who is an interior decorator got a good price for me on the carpet. She said if you want to get rid of book cases I need one as I have all the stuff in my office on the floor. Well I gave her two book cases and one was huge so I would have to get rid of the books. When I saw how the print shrunk over the years it wasn't difficult to give most of them away. This lady and her family are my family who watches out for me along with others who help one way or the other. Thanks to all of you.

He came over tonight and got my computer set up. I have a lot of angels who help me and I so appreciate them.

I was without a TV, a computer and the battery to my Kindle run down so I lived a simple life for a bit. The movers put the TV back the way it should be so it is working and I have my Kindle charging.

There is a lot more work to be done so please don't think I ignore you. I also need to do my income tax. May put off my surgery for a bit and get all this stuff done because after surgery I plan to work on getting well enough to have my other knee done.

Tomorrow the pastor of the church is coming over in his pick up to get the books. I am so glad as they are in boxes and I have to be careful I don't fall over them.

I believe I told you I went to the bridge to meet with the pastor's son and do missionary business.

I have not missed a Sunday at church or failed to be there for my Sunday School class.
God is good and is worthy of all praise.

Irene
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GRACEISENUF 2/3/2013 2:38PM

    Amen...God is so good all the time. Good to catch up on your blogs and see all the help you are receiving and have received, sure blesses me!

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YELLOW09RED 2/1/2013 10:38AM

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God bless you Irene.
Our God is good.
hugs,
Debbie

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DADDYS_GIRL6 2/1/2013 12:00AM

    What a great accomplishment! I need some of your motivation but don't think I want the trouble you had to push me in that direction! ;) Blessings to you!!

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HAPPYMOM8 1/31/2013 9:01PM

    Good for you, Irene! We have been missing you but understood ! Looking forward to your getting back to normal.
Hugs, Pat

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MEME102 1/31/2013 6:25PM

    I love cleaning stuff out and reorganizing!! Definitely like the recycling and reducing part!!! (wished my weight would go as well!!) What a nice gesture to give the books to your church....they'll appreciate them I'm sure!! I know your surgery is fast approaching....I do hope you get to have it when you want. Keeping you in my prayers!!

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NIGHTSKYSTAR 1/31/2013 11:32AM

    wow thats progress!! bless you for donating everything to the church!! I'm sure you are making alot of people happy and able to have books to read they couldnt otherwise do!!

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SADIEDOLORES 1/31/2013 10:32AM

    IRENE, I'M SO GLAD YOU WERE ABLE TO DOWNSIZE AND FOUND PEOPLE TO GIVE IT TO, THAT IS SUCH A BLESSING TO HAVE SO MUCH HELP AND BE ABLE TO GIVE THEM THINGS YOU DON'T NEED BUT THEY CAN USE, GOD IS GOOD YOUR ALMOST DONE, TAKE CARE.
SADIE

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RAINBOWMF 1/31/2013 9:19AM

    Irene we are all so thankful you have help
God is looking after you.

Hugs Mary

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BUSYGRANNY5 1/31/2013 7:18AM

    It sounds like you've been very busy with the great help of friends and family! Good for you! Have a great day!

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HEALTHYSLIM2 1/31/2013 2:26AM

    Wow Irene - you've been a busy little bee!! Downsizing (or just moving, even) is a great way to "purge" and it feels so good to lighten up on all those possessions, doesn't it?
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I am so proud of you that through it all you have not missed a Sunday at church or Sunday School!! that is emoticon
I am so glad you have many who love and help you!! God is good, and worthy of praise. YES! Amen to that. I was thinking today how grateful I am for the undeserved grace that He offers me each day, and the blessings of safety and provision he showers upon my family. emoticon
Take care, dear Spark Friend!



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NELLIEC 1/30/2013 10:48PM

    I'm glad that all the heavy stuff sounds like it is done! Phew!

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SUSIEPH1 1/30/2013 10:43PM

    Way to go on downsizing .. glad all is working out ok Irene .. Love Susie emoticon

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GMFAY33 1/30/2013 10:39PM

    So busy but very productive ! emoticon

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CAROLYN0107 1/30/2013 10:16PM

    emoticon Congratulations on downsizing your books AND your bookshelves!!!!

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