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/ 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... Wed, 17 Jun 2015 23:28:06 EST TWO HOT DAYS http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5945220 Market this weekend was miserable. We had temps in the mid 90s but the humidity was 65% and we were miserable. We had some furniture to make minor repairs to get into the shop today. Hubby worked on it Saturday and then again this morning. It looked really good when he got finished. This morning I was out on the concrete open area to met a vendor that had some things for me. I was out with her for about 20 minutes. Her son came up to me and gave me a paper towel as my hair was soaked a... Sun, 14 Jun 2015 22:55:53 EST HOW TO PLAN http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5943960 Well I have so much on my plate at this time, I have lts of merchandise to get ready for my stores. I have a meeting next week for my work next year. This is something I am questioning if I want to do it again. Love my customers but not sure of the way things are going with corporate. They are not putting our work with our clients first. They want the bottom line regardless of the individuals needs. I am the opposite. I beliee the client is first Fri, 12 Jun 2015 10:48:59 EST ME AND COCO http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5942863 Well I hav been running for several days. I have two short errands to run this morning and then Miss Coco and I are going to relax for the afternoon. I am going to put on a roast in the slow cooker. Hubby has to work 12 hours today so he wants something when he comes home as he will ne off to bed by 8 . Wed, 10 Jun 2015 10:30:23 EST LOTS TO DO http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5942436 I have been getting things ready for my booths. I worked on both of them today I will need to go back this week to complete what I started. Since I am not working nd have time to work and rearrange my spaces on a regular basis I am making moore saes, etc. I am sure we will be spending more toime on this in the future Tue, 9 Jun 2015 16:06:34 EST FUN DAY WITH FRIENDS http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5941865 Well I got a call last night asking if I could meet some friends for lunch. It was a last minute thing but one friend is going to stay with her daughter for about three months while she goes thrugh some extensive medical treatment. She is married and has 4young children from 2 to 9. We decided to give her a going away luncheon and show our support for her upcoming trip. The medical treatment is nt life threatening but she is not going t be able to take care of her family during this time. ... Mon, 8 Jun 2015 15:54:37 EST GOOD MARKET DAY http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5941467 We had a good day at market. Busy and warm. I purchased a few things fr my stores and we were getting them ready fr me to take in tomorrow. We stopped, got paint, etc. We had a quick bite to eat ad came home. <BR> <BR> We were sitting outside and getting some sma; tables painted Our friend has his granddaughter this weekend. Yesterday she stood at the fence and just watched us and Miss Coco outside. This afternoon she was standing there and Ken asked if she wanted to come over. You ... Sun, 7 Jun 2015 23:47:34 EST A REMBERANCE http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5940428 Well of this morning with lots of errands. My sister called just before I left and we had a long talk. It is really wonderful to have a sister. Of course when we were growing up it was different,, as we were always bickering and just being sisters. I was older and she did not like always having hand me downs but that was the economy of the times. My parents worked hard to provide for us and we did not do without. I say when we grow up was a wonderful time and we were blessed too have... Fri, 5 Jun 2015 21:49:06 EST COCO'S SPA DAYS http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5939756 Well Miss Coco got to goo to her spa day. She seems to enjoy it as always. Her hair is becoming more dense as we have her on a regiment of vitamins and minerals which has really helped her little knee joint. Her knee has done a great turn around Thu, 4 Jun 2015 17:38:37 EST BUSY. BUSY, BUSY http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5939325 I have not posted in a couple of day.. We came home Sunday and Hubby had a rough day Monday as we had a 13 hour drive and he had to get up at 3:30 am to go to work. He had been sick Saturday night and did not get very much rest before our drive home. Miss Coco was so excited about going with us she expec another trip now, <BR> <BR> She was really a great traveler and a good guest at my sisters. Now she goes out and takes care of her business and goes up to the car sits by the door waitin... Wed, 3 Jun 2015 23:10:11 EST LAST FULL DAY http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5936881 We got up early and had breakfast. Hubby took us for barbeque at lunch. I have eaten somuch that I had slaw, cornbread and water. No meat for me. I am feeling stuffed from the time I get up to the time I go to bed. We are makng meatloaf for the evening meal. I just cannot eat as often as my sister feels like she has to eat. I think I have trained my system to eat until full and stop. I feel so bloated and know it is going to take a week to get my system back in order after this trip. ... Sat, 30 May 2015 16:50:16 EST ANOTHER DAY http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5936533 Well we have been busy today, We cleaned up all the limbs we trimmed and piled them for the city to pick up <BR> <BR> I have gained 2 pounds and I feel it I will have to really watch what I am eating. My sister does not read labels the way we doand she does not each the fresh veggies and fruits we do Fri, 29 May 2015 23:35:23 EST LAZY DAY http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5935891 We are spending a lazy day today. Hubby has done several minor repairs for my sister. We have eaten leftovers. I do knot know how my sister can eat all the time. We no more than get up clean p until she is hungry again. I have passed up all the chips etc she has pulled out this afternoon. Of course, Miss Coco is right there for her share when food appears. she is not use to eating all the things my sister is feeding her. I hope she does not expect this when we go home. I try to keep ... Thu, 28 May 2015 20:06:38 EST FULL DAY http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5935458 Well we got up early and Hubby and I trimmed and cleaned the back fence line for my sister. We got it cut and on the grond before the rain. Tomorrow morning we will get it stacked at the street for pick up. My sister has a heart problem and now she is having gout in her left foot. I had told her Hubby and I could clean the fence line as she did not need to do it. <BR> <BR> We came in and all showered and got dressed. We went to a cajan restaurant in the mid afternoon and it was really... Wed, 27 May 2015 23:40:07 EST BREAKFAST OUT http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5934788 We went out for our country ham breakfast this morning. I stuffed myself as I enjoy this so much and only get it once a year. I had the fresh biscuits and white gravy . Of course, I totally blew my count today. But as stated I only get it once a year. Tomorrow we are going to the cajan restaurant and I am hoping they have red beans and rice with sausage. . Of course I had a salad this afternoon and I will be eating oatmeal for breakfast in the morning. We are enjoying our stay with my... Tue, 26 May 2015 21:24:44 EST FAMILY LUNCH http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5934278 We all had lunch at a local restaurant. My niece her hubby and daughter came down for the day We had a good visit. Th daughter just finished her first year as a teacher and she is enjoying the work. She was talking about the different learning cycles for the different children and that she had to adjust to make sure she reached each individual one, I am glad she is enjoying the profession that she chose Mon, 25 May 2015 23:59:10 EST LOTS OF PLANS http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5933648 Well we have a full week planned for this week. We are having lunch with my niece and her hubby and daughter tomorrow. Tuesday, we are going to a place to have a country ham breakfast. We plan to go to a new Cajan restaurant on Wednesday and have a catfish dinner on Thursday. I am eating lots of salads on the other days as I know I am blowing it on these days, but I just cannot drive this far and not eat my country ham and the Tennessee catfish fried with white beans and fresh onions. Th... Sun, 24 May 2015 21:06:38 EST ARRIVED AT SISTERS http://www.sparkpeople.com/mypage_public_journal_individual.asp?blog_id=5933222 We arrived at my sisters this m orning , We ;left last night about 6 and got here at 8 this morning. As Hubby has b een working long hours. I do not drive well at night so he drove most of the way. We would stop every few hours and rest for 45 minutes to an hour, We are planning a full week Sat, 23 May 2015 22:06:50 EST