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Good morning, BRRRR
Wednesday, November 08, 2017      7 comments

We have had a cold snap. Yup. Winter is here. SIGH. Chickens haven't been outside for a week now. They're really feeling cooped up. Me too. This is...it doesn't matter what I say, it's still cooooold. Egg production is reflecting... Read more
chili - homemade versus store boughten
Sunday, October 15, 2017      4 comments

Yesterday and today I have been canning chili. I got a bunch of tomatoes for a steal of a deal. When you make things like chili out of tomatoes, there is always too much water. So this time I used the oven to dry things out instead of the stov... Read more
back at my old/new job
Friday, October 06, 2017      1 comments

Closing at my pharmacy job today. First shift back in 10 months. Quit to type from home. Getting lonely so I asked to come back for sick days. Wish me luck!! (this is the third time I've rewritten this...)... Read more
what to do, what to do?? (NOT bad news)
Monday, September 25, 2017      5 comments

My supervisor's boss wrote us all an email today, letting us know that today is a stat holiday (in Australia)....so now I don't have any typing work to do.... So, I've written a couple of emails, done the dishes, cleaned the fridge, put awa... Read more
Major score at an estate sale yesterday
Sunday, September 17, 2017      3 comments

Hi everybody. If you ever think that canning your own produce is too expensive to get into, I think you're in for a surprise. Check out your local thrift store; you can pick up a nice deep pot (for waterbath canning) and lots of mason... Read more
worked out today...
Friday, September 15, 2017      3 comments

..in the garden. It's supposed to get to minus 5 degrees Celsuis...that is significantly below freezing. So my honey and I spent about an hour harvesting everything above ground that was left. We got a pumpkin that's about 65 pounds! it'... Read more
worked out today...
Tuesday, September 12, 2017      3 comments

...on my elliptical machine. It was my 44th birthday yesterday and as I expected, I blew the nutritional goals. On that note, today is a new day and I am worth starting over. I have made a deal with myself; because I kinda blew it on my birthd... Read more
worked out today...
Sunday, September 10, 2017      3 comments

...on my elliptical machine. It will be my 44th birthday tomorrow. I already know that I will be blowing several nutritional goals. BUT, it will be worth it. As long as I get my nutritional goals under control as an average over the week. ... Read more
worked out yesterday....
Friday, September 08, 2017      2 comments

Thursday I deliver farm fresh eggs to offices in a nearby town. Everyone is always glad to see me. It gets me out of the house for a couple hours and I can get a little walking in. Why is it that my social anxiety makes me sleepless the night... Read more
harvesting potatoes
Monday, September 04, 2017      4 comments

Hi everybody, Dug about 100 lbs of potatoes out of our garden between yesterday and today. Apparently today I burned about 590 calories between heavy digging for 30 minutes and gardening for 50. And then the smoke from a forest fire abo... Read more
worked out today....start of a trend?
Sunday, September 03, 2017      1 comments

Hi everybody. No work on the typing from home front, so I'm going to get off the couch and get something accomplished. It's almost 1 pm here. Without digging potatoes, this would be a totally lazy Sunday. BUT IT'S NOT GONNA BE... 2:55 ... Read more
worked out today....
Friday, September 01, 2017      3 comments

on the elliptical machine that I've had for almost 20 years. Haven't used it more than 100 times in all that time. But that's not the point. The point is, that I've used it today. Nothing like a 'first of the month' to add something new... Read more
no one taught me about finances....
Wednesday, August 30, 2017      3 comments

I was reading SILLYGIRLTX's blog (read it here at www.sparkpeople.com/mypa
al.asp?blog_id=6391473 ) and started to comment, but realised this is more of a blog....so here I go!!! no one taught... Read more
time flies...
Thursday, September 22, 2016      1 comments

Wow I can't believe it's Mabon today! I've had to step back from sparkpeople for about a month, because things were heating up at work and by work, I mean 3 part time jobs...plus the things that happen on a 5 & 1/2 acre homestead in the fal... Read more
week #3ish
Thursday, August 25, 2016      3 comments

Hi everyone. I was just learning about how the 3rd quarter is a time for cleansing and eliminating bad, old habits. It is evening now, but I've spent the day working on new habits (sincerely working from home instead of using only half my @$$)... Read more

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