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Hum...DH asked a big question today

Thursday, October 17, 2013

He wants to know if I would consider staying in Pennsylvania until Thanksgiving. Hum, this is a big question. I really miss my doggies, kitty and warm weather. I also miss my own space and quiet time. But I do love the grandkids and love helping out with their care and such to give DIL a break. I also was thinking that November is the loudest time in Ajijic as it is the celebration of their saint and that is when the cohejetes(fireworks) go off every morning at 4:30 am and again at noon and again at midnight. Every year I go a little nuts with them. They drive me crazy. So I guess if we stay here in Pennsylvania I wouldn't have that anyway. Hum, decisions, decisions. Not sure what I want to do. The good news is that the folks staying at our place would be more than happy to stay longer. They young man's parents are even coming for a visit and we said they could stay at our house. Geez, what to do???

Today I go for an eye appointment. Been two years and I think I will need a new prescription. Good to just get it done.

I hope all of you are doing terrific.
Have a great day.
Sallie
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BUTEAFULL 10/18/2013 9:11PM

    I vote stay, your furrbies are being well looked after

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MAGGIEVAN 10/18/2013 2:31AM

    Do what is best for most of the people especially you.

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MSLZZY 10/17/2013 11:04PM

    Stay! You know you want to! HUGS!

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JANIEWWJD 10/17/2013 10:59PM

    That is a big decision!!! Take one look at your grandkids and that should help you decide!!! God bless you and have a great day!!!!
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GOANNA2 10/17/2013 9:57PM

    Since your housesiters are willing to stay on, it
might be nice to stay and be there with the family
for Thanksgiving. I can understand how you feel
about missing your animals and most of all your
own space. good luck with your decision. Meanwhile
enjoy your time with family.

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WHITEANGEL4 10/17/2013 8:06PM

    Well since your house pet sitters can stay, you cannot use that I love family through the holidays Growing up our holiday season started the first prt of October planning Halloween and the into the Thanksgiving season on to Christmas and then New Years.......We then had to wait until April for another holiday. We did not have money but my parents made each holiday special snd fun

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MOBYCARP 10/17/2013 8:00PM

    It's a puzzle. Warmer weather would be good for your cold, but irregular sleep wouldn't be. Think about it, sleep on it, and be happy with whatever decision you end up making.

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ISPARKLE77 10/17/2013 6:58PM

    Follow your emoticon . I am sure you will do whatever is best for you. I do believe three weeks away from the emoticon waking you up in the early morning hours would be a plus. Getting to see your daughter and her family would be a plus and I am sure they would love for you to stay longer. Being away from your furry pets for so long would be hard but at least you have someone you trust taking care of them for you. emoticon

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SAM60SUMTHINK 10/17/2013 5:35PM

    Thanksgiving with the Grandkids and missing the noisy time at home... ?!?
Are the housesitters comfy?
Got a warm coat for November?
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BOOKAPHILE 10/17/2013 5:11PM

    Best wishes as you wrestle with this decision.

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MADEIT3 10/17/2013 5:02PM

    You'll make the right decision for you, I know!! Just think how much fun it will be to get back home in December when the weather turns REALLY cold. Just the way I think...

Hugs.

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GAYEMC 10/17/2013 3:48PM

    What a decision. I miss my fur babies after about 3 days so I don't think I could do it

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LIS193 10/17/2013 3:05PM

    It sounds like a good idea, even though you miss your animals and the weather. Missing the fireworks is a bonus!! This way you get to spend more time with family and then when you get back home you have a nice long stretch without pressure to visit at Christmas :)

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ROCKYCPA 10/17/2013 2:47PM

    Sounds like a great idea - a chance to stay with your grandkids and help out.

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_LINDA 10/17/2013 1:03PM

    I am with the stay folks. Grandchildren grow up so fast and when they are so far away, who knows when you will get another opportunity to visit? My Mom commented its like seeing their lives in snapshots. Once they are a baby, next thing you know they are walking, in school, out, etc. Fireworks three times a day for a month?? No thanks lol!

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NISSANGIRL 10/17/2013 12:48PM

    I think u will make the best choice for u, don't think I would like to wake up everyday @4:30 from Fireworks! emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon

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FIT4MEIN2013 10/17/2013 12:07PM

    How fun! A chance to stay with the grandkids!

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TINY67 10/17/2013 11:57AM

    You can do it, no matter what you decide.

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BGUMBA 10/17/2013 11:55AM

  It's a hard decision for you to make. Either way would be great, but for me the grandkids would win hands down. I just wish we lived where we could see them at least weekly! :-)

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JANTHEBLONDE 10/17/2013 11:45AM

    That is a really hard decision! Follow your heart! emoticon

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MEADSBAY 10/17/2013 11:38AM

    What a lovely dilemma!
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CALLIECURTIS4 10/17/2013 10:32AM

    I know you will make the right choice...but I WOULD STAY...no questions asked.

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EVIE4NOW 10/17/2013 10:23AM

  awwww.. stay. It's only 3 weeks and when will you see your grands next?

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SKATER787 10/17/2013 10:15AM

    Don't think, Do. Stay!
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1CRAZYDOG 10/17/2013 10:15AM

  Well, you'll know the right decision to make. Good luck!

HUGS

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JUDY1676 10/17/2013 10:13AM

    Sounds like a win- win ! You will make the right choice!

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NASFKAB 10/17/2013 10:06AM

  all the best

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TIFFANIE150 10/17/2013 9:58AM

    You have a "fun" choice ahead of you. Either way will be great :) Investing time in kids is always a good idea.

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