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RIP, Father Maurice Gallagher

Monday, May 25, 2015      6 comments

20 minutes ago I lost my uncle to a stroke. Father Maurice was 94 years young, 65 years a priest, and truly one of the best men I ever knew. He always had a smile on his face, and was the most loving person you could ever hope to meet. I knew th... Read more

Another wedding

Saturday, February 14, 2015      3 comments

Well, Adam got married today. Very simple, just us, their witnesses, and Chuck and the kids. I hope that he and Jennifer will be very happy. Every mom's wish, isn't it? ... Read more

Feather and Fan Shawl

Saturday, June 21, 2014      7 comments

Well, I tried something new--a feather and fan shawl. It was interesting, but I managed to finish it. I gave it to DD Jennifer as a going away gift. The colors suit her perfectly. Read more

The best dad in the world

Sunday, June 15, 2014      2 comments

Happy Father's Day to Joe Gallagher, father, farmer, conservationist, tree stump philosopher-- he will be... Read more

Great cartoon

Saturday, May 24, 2014      4 comments

A new cartoon from Lion Brand--with the wish to 'share widely'. Enjoy!... Read more

More snow

Friday, February 21, 2014      6 comments

It's sad when the snow pile is higher than you are--another 10 inches of snow last night. This is John in our driveway. ... Read more

You gotta see this....

Friday, January 17, 2014      6 comments

This is an actual breed--Mangelitsa. Does this mean we can have our bacon and wear it too?? Read more

Turmoil in the house again...

Sunday, January 12, 2014      2 comments

Tomorrow we're getting the living room and kitchen painted. We're having John Joseph and his boss do the work for us--it'll be worth having it done quickly instead of John and I trying to do it. But for now all the furniture is either in the cen... Read more

Time to get serious part 2

Tuesday, December 31, 2013      4 comments

Well, I decided to set goals and see if that helps. Long term goal: lose 30 pounds by June 30 Short term goals: lose 5 pounds by January 31, exercise 60 minutes at least 3 times a week, try to get my 8 cups of water in every day. We'll see... Read more

Laugh for Thanksgiving

Saturday, November 30, 2013      6 comments

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For all of you fans of Radar O'Reilly.... :)

Sunday, November 17, 2013      3 comments

Johanna sent me this, that someone had posted on Tumblr...she thought it was hilarious that people who were reposting it were totally clueless and didn't get the joke. I ha... Read more

Cute cartoon from The Knitter's Edge

Friday, November 08, 2013      10 comments

For all of us knitters out there...... Read more

I wanna do this exercise (good laugh!)

Thursday, November 07, 2013      6 comments

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Gonna have to keep plugging away...

Friday, October 25, 2013      4 comments

Did a yoga class again last night--I have a feeling that's going to be hard on the knees for a while. Then today I did a water aerobics class. I wasn't wild about going, but I went. I guess what I'll have to do is get to the point where it feels... Read more

Starting over

Tuesday, October 22, 2013      7 comments

Well, here we go again. I did my first yoga class tonight. I actually made it all the way through it. Funny--I wouldn't have thought you could work up a sweat doing yoga. But my shoulders feel a lot less tense than they were when I went in... Read more

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