WHITEANGEL4's SparkPeople Blog http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal.asp?id=WHITEANGEL4 WHITEANGEL4's Blog on SparkPeople, home of free diet plans and a healthy living community SparkPeople.com http://assets2.sparkpeople.com/assets/nav/logo_spark.gif http://www.sparkpeople.com/ HELPFUL HUBBY http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5989228 Hubby decided to do the laundry one morning when I was off with some friends. I came home and found a large bottle of bleach with my laundry supplies. I do not e bleach with all the new detergents etc. When cleaning in my house I use a lot of vinegar and soda. I asked him what it was for and he informed mr that he had stains on a couple of shirt and my white pants had stains. well I did not think anything else about it. I have different stain removers with my laundry supplies that I use... Tue, 1 Sep 2015 23:44:24 EST UP EARLY http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5988237 I got up early to do something positive `today. I am going through my clothes, what to keep, what to toss, what to donate and what to consign. So far three bags for trash I love my tees but in our hot humid weather they do not make more than one season so out went a lot. I had put some in a drawer and did not remember they were there. Out with ragged underwear and bras. These do not hold up in hot humid weather. Old worn jammies. comfortable but beyond the point. I have jammies as I l... Mon, 31 Aug 2015 17:08:55 EST MISS ED BY ERICKA http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5987568 WELL Erick a dissipated before she hit the states. We are going to get lots of stroke from what is left. Not that we h a very not had rain everyday for we r ks as is. We have had lots of intense storms v with high winds etc so we will still have lots of water. We can just watch the grass growing. Cut on Wednesday and poor Miss Coco can barely wade through it today. Our mower is down and will not be ready until Wednesday. Well maybe he can get a neighbor to mow it is it dries out enough Sun, 30 Aug 2015 18:41:51 EST A GOOD EVENING WITH HUBBY http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5986584 Well Hubby came home and wanted t of take me out for our anniversary which was on the 24th. We went to about 4 places and could not get in. We ended up at a local Italian restaurant that we like and they had a table we like. So we shared a salad and a medium pizza and came home with over half of it. I am a one slice person and he is learning to eat slower and therefore not as much. <BR> <BR> I love the local mom and pop places as they really have better food. Also as I do not eat large... Fri, 28 Aug 2015 22:44:10 EST A DAY AT THE STORE http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5985460 I spent about 3 hours working on my jewelry case in one of my shops. I took all the old merchandise out and put in new. I think it looked good when I left. Hopeful fresh merchandise will increase my sales. As I was leaving a lady came in and was having them open the case and get some things out for her to see. That made me feel good as August is always a slow month so I am grateful for any sales during this month Wed, 26 Aug 2015 23:11:46 EST A FEW NEW THINGS http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5983563 Well Hubby was off Friday and he planned a fullday. Up early to meet with our financial advisor. We left there and had lunch. We then went to look for some property. We looked in the area we have been searching then crossed the state line. Hubby called a guy he worked with. He came and met us taking us around the area in his golf cart. I fell in love with the area. I think I could be happy there. It is quiet and laid back. We talked with all the people out in their yards and they we... Mon, 24 Aug 2015 02:26:28 EST JUST A DULL DAY http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5981606 I just do not know what it is. I am having one of those rare days when I have just a do not want to do feeling. I got up feeling that way had a cup of tea and got on y computer. All at once I remembered it was Thursday and Coco's spa day. So rushed around got ready. Got her there but about 10 minutes late. , but we were okay. I really did not feel like driving over there but she was excited about going. I got back home and took a nap or. Hubby is home and I have to drag myself into ... Thu, 20 Aug 2015 16:13:50 EST SHORT BLOG http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5981218 We had an appointment to see a house. Walked in and I could have moved in and curled up comfortably. As we were looking thru I could tell Hubby felt the same. When we finished we found that there was a l a re mistake in the listing price. I was a little down and Hubby told me not <BR> To give up yet. I laughed and asked if he h a d hit the lottery and not told me Wed, 19 Aug 2015 23:53:06 EST GROCERY SHOPPING, WAS GREENS STOP http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5980511 Well Public had chicken best on sale and fresh figs also. I stopped in got chicken breastfeeding fresh figs, onions and some tortillas for my meals for the next week. We are having chickens and dumplings as Hubby has been asking for them. I will have enough chicken from that to make a pot pie with veggies. I have a recipe for chicken with fresh figs. I will be looking for that tomorrow. I have only made it once so cannot remember the exact ingredients. <BR> <BR> I have been bloating ... Tue, 18 Aug 2015 22:18:17 EST NO TIME TO BLOG BUSY WEEKEND http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5979918 Well we had a christening in our best friends family Saturday and a get together afterwards. We had a great time and the baby was a real doll. All he did was smile wiggle around during the ceremony and afterwards during the 45 minutes of photo taking with all the family. At the luncheon he was the same. When the parents were opening his gifts he just laughed and played with the wrapping paper. When everyone was leaving he was laying his little head on his dad and sleeping. He never whim... Mon, 17 Aug 2015 23:33:04 EST MY DAY http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5977987 I have been needing a day just for me and I took it today. I got up early, put some beans on to soak and picked up some coffee. I went to a little park on a small river and just hung out watching the water and feeling the peace. After a couple of hours a car pulled up with 2 mothers and 5 kids. The mothers were fishing and the 5 others took care of my peaceful time so I left and came home. I just don't understand how some just let their kids run wild. I turned around and 3 were climbing... Fri, 14 Aug 2015 17:19:00 EST BUSY DAY http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5977557 Well it was Coco ' s spa day so we got up and got her there. I had so many things to do so while across town, went by and picked up supplies for my shops. When over and placed an order for other things for my shops. I had a Cobb salad while on that side of town. Went by t h ed bank as I am out of checks. Picked up Coco to come home. We were out for 6 and a half hours. When Hubby got home I told him I was just too tired to cook. We went over and I had 2 tacos which filled me up. <BR>... Thu, 13 Aug 2015 23:05:02 EST A DAY WITH MISS COCO http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5975634 For some reason Miss Coco has become very clingy not sure why. It seems to have come about since we took her on our trip to my sisters. Maybe she had such a good tie she does not want to miss a step with us. She is not aware I would have loved to board with her on our trio to Mother in Laws. <BR> <BR> I asked her if she waned to go with me and I was rushed out the door by 10 pounds of fur pushed at the back of my legs. I stopped picked up my coffee and off to Petsmart where she coulld... Mon, 10 Aug 2015 23:02:30 EST DAY AT MARKET http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5974417 Well market was slow today, school starts nest week and tod a y was the first day for tax free shopping so we were not on the list. But we stayed until about 4:30 when we were leaving to go met some people for dinner. One of our favorite places was running a special on ribeyes. They have som ed of the best but not on the menu. The h are offered every 4 to 5 weeks as a special on a weekend. When they ar ed gone no more. They also do a gre as t shrimp and grits but have not had for over ... Sat, 8 Aug 2015 22:58:15 EST FEW ERRANDS AND COOKING http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5973883 Got up early and started cleaning. Sat out my small roast to get to room temperature. Miss Coco was dancing at my feet. I finally gave her s special treat and she re axed. I browned my roa s t, put in seasoning in the post, put in about a cup of beef broth and put in oven at 225. I broke the innards to my crackpot so I slow cook in the oven. Works as well. I will get another one before I go back to work but this works now. <BR> <BR> I ran a couple of short errands so I took Coco wit... Fri, 7 Aug 2015 21:50:23 EST WORK DAY http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5973413 Well I worked on my shops today. So much to do. I did get a lot moved around in both shops. It is amazing that just moving it from one place to another can look like all new merchandise. It TN is so strange what sells and when. I keep putting new things in and taking things out. Hubby has decided that he needs to get involved. He has met several of the guys that do this. He was saying th a t he will be retiring in a couple of years and this will be a source of added income for bus. We... Thu, 6 Aug 2015 23:17:36 EST MISS COCO ' S DECISIONS http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5972333 Well of course we left Miss Coco with the groomer for boarding while we were at Hubby's moms. I picked her up Monday and she was glad to see me. I had a rundown on her stay. She is at home with them. When her hubby comes home Coco jumps up on him in his recliner and stays with him to bedtime. Groomers cousin had come to town and staying with them so s he had another person to win over. Groomer left her there with him one morning and he was planning on napping. Well Coco and the 2 cats ... Wed, 5 Aug 2015 00:56:09 EST VISIT WITH MIL http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5971767 Well we left Thursday morning to go to MIL and got there in the afernoon. His father has had a heart Stent and also cataract surgery. He is not to go on out in the heat. We usually never go anywhere when there by his mom's choice, but this time she had a medical reason. We sat in the house until Sunday when we left. We did ride over to her brothers restaurant to eat on Friday evening. It was later when the temps were down. I always leave there in a down mood and I am a positive person u... Tue, 4 Aug 2015 01:23:53 EST SEVERAL DAYS SINCE POSTING http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5968272 Well Hubby took me to breakfast for my birthday and then he took me out for a steak for dinner. He just wanted to do everything He took me to look for houses during the afternoon. That was Saturday and we were at market on Sunday. Hot everyday. Tonight we fixed sandwiches and went outside after it cooled off so Coco could run around and play. She is such a little ham. Today she needed to go out so I let her and was waiting b on her. I called her to hurry up and she just sauntered arou... Tue, 28 Jul 2015 22:29:44 EST HOW DO THEY KNOW http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5966229 How do people know that Hubby is a giver. Well I would m to have it otherwise, but they seem to spot him immediately. Last night we had been out and we were off a major expressway bypass at a service station. A car pulled up and rolled down his window. He told Hubby he did not want to ask for help but he had $1.50 and his wife had a wreck in the next county and she had their debit card. He needed gas to get to her. Hubby told him to pull up to a pump and he went in and paid for gas. Th... Fri, 24 Jul 2015 23:47:08 EST HOT DAYAGAIN http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5965401 Well it is going to be another hot day. I am planning on staying in today only going out to take Coco, get the paper and the mail. <BR> <BR> I am making some chicken salad and putting in the fridge so it will be good ad chilled for dinner. I am planning on having mine as a salad but I am sure Hubby will be building a sandwich with it. He loves my chicken salad as a sandwich. But again he may save enough to make a sandwich for his lunch tomorrow. <BR> <BR> It is suppose to cool down af... Thu, 23 Jul 2015 10:26:15 EST A REALLY HOT DAY http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5965115 Well it was really hot today. I was not going out but I needed a couple of things from the grocery so I could cook tonight and tomorrow. I ran out for about 45 minutes and the outside temp on my car was 104. It started to thunder on my way home and started to sprinkle when I got here. Got into the house and the bottom fell out. Rained really hard and the wind whirled for the next hour. I got dinner on and sat down and actually took a short nap. The heat got me while I was out. Not sur... Wed, 22 Jul 2015 21:53:49 EST LONG DAY AT SHOPS http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5964082 Up early and out the door. Worked at both shops today. Rearranged both as this is a s low time of the year. Moving the merchandise around and working in a few new pieces, I will say my sales have picked up since I am making at lea s t a weekly visit to work on them Mon, 20 Jul 2015 23:54:23 EST HOT DAY AT MAR,ET http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5963023 Well what's new around here. Hot day Un with heavy storms. We have not been to market last weekend and this Dat. We have to be here to make our expensive for the month. I am so ready to give this up and move to a new chapter in our lives. We have been here for about 12 years and we are ready to move on as the money is not here as it was in the beginning. <BR> <BR> Well we are tossing out,MN marking down to get a lot gone Sun, 19 Jul 2015 01:03:57 EST MY SATURDAY http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5962827 Well Hubby had to work today. He told me not to go to market today by myself as it was going to be too hot. We usually open together and he does not want me moving all the heavy stuff alone. Opening, getting everything out, closing getting everything back in. <BR> <BR> I spent some computer time befor ed leaving the house looking for merchandise. I hit a couple of sales that were good. I ran across two sales across the street from each other. Both were m ales standing there talking.... Sat, 18 Jul 2015 16:33:29 EST CATCH UP ON BOOKS http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5962012 Well I have been negligent in working on my books. I know I was busy working but every year I keep up with my inventory sold and cost to me. Well last week I knew I had been saying I was going to get it done. Well I am having to do all from the first of the year. Guarantee I will not let it go this long again. Doing it monthly is much better, now I am going to have to balance out 6 months.......oh well my fault for not being proactive on the matter. I will remember how time consuming 6... Thu, 16 Jul 2015 23:50:40 EST BUSY DAY http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5961470 Well I was up early and out running errands, completing a project and made it to an afternoon work class. We have a monthly meeting class on updates for our new season. I do not understand some of our people as they feel it is in convincing them to attend That is fine, even though it is not paid, it is a time to meet and interact with the people in other offices. I meet a gentlemen I have talked with on the phone and email for 3 years but no idea who he was. We had a great conversat... Wed, 15 Jul 2015 23:48:39 EST ANOTHER DAY http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5960919 Well I made morning eating again today. I had to force it down. Maybe it will get easier. A small banana and some yogurt. Of course Miss Coco was dancing for her yogurt. She gets about a tablespoon in her dish. She takes a lick and looks at me as if she is in disbelief that she is getting a treat. <BR> <BR> I think next week I will get a one as Lomond milk and frozen fruit to make some smoothies. <BR> <BR> Hubby is on 12 hours so we a re eating dinner later a nd really I do not want... Tue, 14 Jul 2015 22:22:06 EST A NEW MENU http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5960374 Well I am having a problem eating when I get up. I am just not hungry. I have purchased Greek yogurt, almond milk and some fruit. I am determined to make a smoothie before I get into my routine. Hopefully I will be able to drink them went I am not hungry. We will see. This morning I had a half c up yogurt mixed with about 8 fresh cherries. I did not feel like eating it but did. Of c orse, there stood Miss Coco staring at me as she loves yogurt. I put about half tablespoon on her food ... Mon, 13 Jul 2015 22:14:38 EST RETURNING FROM HOLIDAY http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5959764 Hubby seemed to enjoy our time at the condo. He could just relax and he actually sleep until 8 on Saturday morning. He has to get up at 3:390 to go to work. We at a late lunch each day and would have fruit, cheese and popcorn while we watched movies. He seemed to really relax. We got up this morning and we washed our clothes and two hours later they were not dry. The dryer was no working. We hung up the very damp cloth in the car as we knew they would dry in the heat. We told the desk ... Sun, 12 Jul 2015 21:44:17 EST BUSY AND FUN DAY http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5959199 We started out to see a few things today. Never got to T he golf museum but we were downtown and we had a great day and a late lunc h. 3:45 when we left restaurant. So we are not going out tonight. It has turned stormy so we are having popcorn and cheese and crackers as we watch tv. Hubby taking shower and I will in few minutes and put on jammed to be comfortable. Up early tomorrow to check out and have lunch before heading for home. Hubby has been getting up a t 3:30 to go to wo... Sat, 11 Jul 2015 18:23:56 EST ARRIVED AT CONDO. http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5958774 We dropped Miss Coco off at the spa for her stay. We went by and exchanged a blouse I bought last week that does not fit. We took the case with a keyboard back that we bought when I got my new tablet. I realized I was not going to use it and it was $85. We picked me up a case to protect it. <BR> <BR> We could not Che k in until 3 so we went into St Augustine and had a large lunch. We stopped by the the grocery and picked up fruit, cheese, wheat thins and popcorn for this evening. We ar... Fri, 10 Jul 2015 20:47:00 EST OFF FOR A HOLIDAY http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5958330 Well back in April when I was working hard I made reservations for a 3 day trip. We are only going about 75 miles, but we will have our time. No one waiting for us to do this or that. No looking around the house and y a Rd finding lots to be done. We will have a small condo, nothing to s= that needs to be done, just relax, late night watch a movie eat popcorn and relax. Miss Coco will be at the spa so she will be on vacation, holding court over groomers hubby. He is just putty in her paw... Thu, 9 Jul 2015 22:35:27 EST HOUSE HUNTING http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5957796 Well Hubby and I have decided to look for another house. There is no urgency to do so therefore we have time to look. We want to move to another area for retirement....not <BR> To far from where we a re...but another county. Our present home has been paid for over 15 years. It is comfortable but we do want something else. We have been looking but not really hard. We feel we will know it when we see it. We found one and went to see. Too much work to be done on it and really not exac... Wed, 8 Jul 2015 23:23:45 EST A TRYING DAY http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5957176 Got up and got myself ready with makeup and dressed. Miss Coco got up and wanted attention. Stopped to make her feel good. Fixed her food, took her out and stopped to check my facebook. I have been setting up my new table and found that someone was changing my Google info. I sat down to deal with that and got my account and email back under my control. That ended up taking up to two hours so I keep checking to make sure all was well. Info on tables, phone all connected so I checked bot... Tue, 7 Jul 2015 21:44:55 EST ALL PLANS CHANGWS http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5956462 Well during the holiday weekend we had to change all plans. We were cooking out on Saturday and Sunday, bu the storms moved in and we did not get to. We fixed a meal Saturday tat we had not planned. On Sunday we make the ribs in the oven as they had been rubbed down with seasoning to cook on Saturday. They were good but not as much as if they had been cooked on the grill. We may cook the chicken out today if the storms hold off until much later. Otherwise that will be in the oven also Mon, 6 Jul 2015 15:27:02 EST STORMS http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5955590 Well Friday Hubby was off and we had an appointment with his workman's comp attorney and then an appointment with his IRA financial manager. We try to get with each a couple f times a year. So far all is well on both fronts , He ten tk me to Best Buy ad purchased e a new table, a Samsung Tab Pro and I amm in the process of setting it up. While we were in that area he took me to P F Chang's for lunch. We had hot oolong tea, wonton soup and split an order of beef with veggies and both le... Sat, 4 Jul 2015 22:34:38 EST HAPPY COCO http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5954675 Well yesterday was a bust as far a my plans. I was headed out to work in another shop and got caught behind apparently a serious or messy accident. I sat in non moving traffic for over an hour. I worked on my grocery list. read the newspaper and finally people began to turn at the pass thrugh and I moved up to one and went back toward home. On the way I sotted a sale so I stopped. and found some great things for the shops. So the whole day was not lost <BR> <BR> Miss Coco had her spa... Thu, 2 Jul 2015 22:57:33 EST LOTS OF WORK http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5953636 Well I got up early and headed out to work on one of my locations. I spent about 3 hours cleaning, rearranging and adding new merchandiise. I was hoping to make it home before the storm hit. i left and got about 2 miles down the road when the bottom fell out and it is 12 miles from that point to find a pllace to pull over. Not safe on the two lane road to pull over. I could not ee more than 2 feet in front of my car. I slowed down where I felt safe with the water pooling fast on the road... Wed, 1 Jul 2015 00:02:14 EST OFF EARLY http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5952691 Well I am off early to gt as much done as possible before the storms hit about 1:30 or 2 according to the weatherman. I have a lot to get done if possible I hope to get one of my shops completed today but if not will have to go back tomorrow. I priced a lot for it this weekend. <BR> <BR> I have planned our meals for this week so it will be just a matter of getting the thing put together. I find this saves me time when I have it planned. Mon, 29 Jun 2015 10:31:34 EST LOTS DONE http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5952439 Well we were at the market yesterday and today. It has been sohot and humid it was miserable. We sat there and I started inn one are and cleaned and priced for my shops. I purchased quite a lot while I was working and stored it in boxes. We got a good bit cleaned and priced. The heat was bothering both of usso we were doing things that did not exert too much energy as we both got sick from the heat last weekend. <BR> <BR> Sun, 28 Jun 2015 22:33:29 EST FULL MORNING http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5951440 I was trying to get all my errands run before the storms hit. Miss Coco is really out of food so a trip to PetSmart was in order. Through all our trials with her allergies and other problems we are down to Grain free Blue Buffalo with no chicken or other fowl. So we are limited to salmon, duck and lamb. I got her 2 4 lb bags and 6 little containers of soft food which she gets about every 3 to 4 days as a treat. Got her two bags so maybe we will be good for about a month. Left there... Fri, 26 Jun 2015 17:28:10 EST BUSY DAY http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5951000 Well I had a busy day. It was Miss Coco's spa day so across town we went. I stop at a couple of places looking for merchandise. I had a cup of pepperjack crawfish soup and a scoop (small) of tuna salad. Then off to a store that was having a really good sale to get a couple of cool light weight tops for this hot weather. I tend to wearout the summer tops quickly. Found a muddles blue one and a white one. <BR> <BR> Picked up Coco and we headed home. We ran into a heavy rainstorm on th... Thu, 25 Jun 2015 20:41:49 EST HOME MAKING DINNER http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5950285 I am taking a day for myself. I am going to make a pot of gumbo as I have fresh veggies . I will put some in the freezer for later use. We are scheduled to have another round of storms later today. I am so ready for these to be over, They are just so violent Wed, 24 Jun 2015 12:29:07 EST STORMY DAY http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5949908 Monday was hot. I was to met Hubby at the dealership to leave his truck for a scheduled maintenance checkup. It was almost a 100 degrees when I got there. We left and Hubby wanted to stop and get a salad at his favorite barbeque place so we did.. Let there and went to the farmers market to get fresh veggies and fruits. I spent $12 and came home with regular tomatoes, grape tomato's, okra, hot peppers. apples, okra, lemons. shallots, squash and beans. I love going there as I can get fr... Tue, 23 Jun 2015 19:59:57 EST ANOTHER HOT DAY http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5948809 Well are hot again today. Hubby was trying to keep going today but I could tell it was taking a toll. I old him no business no need to stay. We closed up at 2 and we admitted that the heat was making him sick. We went to a store to get him Somme Crock thong sandals. They did not have his size. He is not a little guy so he needs support and a shoe that support him Sun, 21 Jun 2015 20:58:44 EST A READY HOT DAY http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5948398 We the actual temperature where we were was 102. I walked down to the end of our section and it was so hot. On the way back to our shop I was feeling really bad. There is a vendor about half way that makes and sells outdoor furniture. I sat down in one of his chairs where we had a conversation. I told him I was not sure I could go further in the heat without resting.He told me I could sit anytime. Finally to back to our told Hubby I was just sick. He started fussing around the .shop ... Sat, 20 Jun 2015 22:30:01 EST WE NEED A BREAK http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5947737 We need a break from the intense heat. We do not need storms, but just plain old steady rain. We are dry and the fire danger is great and we are having outbreaks of small fires. So far they have been able to control, but not good as it gets dryer. <BR> <BR> Miss Coco and I are spending as much time inside as possible during the day. We are able to go out just before dusk so she can run around and get exercise Fri, 19 Jun 2015 12:00:40 EST GOT IT DONE http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5947427 Well I got up early and watched the news and whether The temps were using fast. 2 to 3 degrees every 30 to 45 minutes. I got myself ready and told Miss Coco we were going. Got her to the groomers I took my car in for service and they were not full. No one in when I got there. Susie told me it would not be too long. Sometimes if busy I have waited 2 hours. When I sat down, cars started lining up and people coming in. My car was completed, washed and vacuumed in no time. So off I ... Thu, 18 Jun 2015 21:08:36 EST HARD WEEK http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5946926 Well, it has been really hot and humid in our area. The heat is reaching a 100 and the heat index is higher. My ac is working hard as our house is older. We have insulated but it is not that air tight. We have not replaced the windows and probably will not as we are looking for another home. <BR> <BR> Hubby has been effected by the heat for the last couple of years. He picked up a window unit and put it in the bedroom. I can tell the ac is not working as hard when the unit is running... 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