A young woman went to her grandmother and told her about her life and how things were so hard for her. She did not know how she was going to make it and wanted to give up. She was tired of fighting and struggling. It seemed as one problem was so... Read more
A - Available or married: Married to Tony for 33 years
B - Book: The Good Earth, by Pearl S. Buck. Anything by Stephen King.
C - Cake or pie: Carrot cake.
D - Drink of choice: Iced tea or coffee.
E - Essential item: Compute... Read more
Our immediate family celebrated Christmas yesterday, since it was the first day all my children and their significant others could get together.
I got several good books and some movies but this is my favorite gift this year:
What happened to Friday? I actually know - family! We had people here in shifts from around 1 PM until after 11 PM and that doesn't include my SIL and her DH, who spent the night.
We had more snow today and I have not been out in my car... Read more
Been off since Friday and today I realized I didn't know what day it was! My son and his wife returned early from her parents' house and so I got to spend all day with Gino. I watched him while they did some shopping today and again this eveni... Read more
So I was in a good mood when I got to work Friday, but it was quickly dashed. Lots of problems, people with issues, and everyone is coming to me. I am not getting my own work done. People are generally in a bad mood, for various reasons. Whe... Read more
Sometimes things happen that just make you smile.
Many of you know that my niece and her sons had some difficulties this year. Twice this year I wound up taking my youngest nephew into my home for a while. During the second time, when I... Read more
I've been having a rough time since Friday. The holidays already had me down. Add work stresses and family-holiday issues and I've fallen apart a bit. Time to pick myself up and get going again.
Food tracked - 0 Days
Exerc... Read more
My day started off poorly. I didn't sleep well. Then I couldn't get up. DH was out of town so I had to take care of things he usually does. Then a traffic accident ahead of me...and I was late for work.
Struggled to stay on task all day... Read more
I worked most of the weekend on my research paper and my final project for marketing. Unfortunately I did not get done last night (which I why I didn't post). I did get up early and submitted the research paper. I came home early from work to... Read more