I know I keep saying this and after the past couple of weeks, I realize I have really got to find some balance in my life. I always seem to be trying to do more than is humanly possible in any given day and I have to realize there is only so mu... Read more
After you open a can of paint, but before pouring it into a tray, put tape (masking or transparent) around the entire rim of the can. When you’re finished painting, take off the tape and close the can. The rim of the can will be paint-f... Read more
Birthday Party-How Many of You will get to 100????
I am totally wiped out tonite, but the
(party) was a huge success. I have had a difficult time keeping th... Read more
Words of Wisdom
For attractive lips, speak words of kindness.
For lovely eyes, seek out the good in people
For a slim figure, share your food with the hungry.
For beautiful hair, let a child run his/her fingers through it once a day.
For ... Read more
I want to take a moment and thank each of you for your supportive comments. Today has been difficult. I stop to think and start crying. I remember the good times but keep going back to our final conversation. Such trivial things and suddenl... Read more
I talked to my cousin just last evening and she sounded good, but frustrated with her care. She told me that the latest medical update was it was her ankle broken and not her leg. She was still having the usual breathing difficulty but nothing... Read more
Girls Day Out
I guess I am making this a birthday weekend and still celebrating. Yesterday at dinner, my friend, Vicky, and I decided to go shopping together today. We left here about 9:45 and didn't get back until 3! I got up early to work in my flower be... Read more
Early Birthday Present
I went out today just planning to get my haircut, but I had coupons and when I got to the shop, I let the stylist talk me into getting highlights. I used to get highlights when I was working but had stopped getting it done over 10 years ago. S... Read more
A LICK AND A PROMISE
SOME OF YOU WILL UNDERSTAND tHIS (FOR THE REST OF YOU IT WILL BE A LEARNING SITUATION)
'I'll just give this a lick and a promise,' my mother said as she quickly mopped up a spill on the floor without moving any of the fu... Read more
An Angel says, 'Never borrow from the future. If you worry about what may happen tomorrow and it doesn't happen, you have worried in vain. Even if it does happen, you have to worry twice.'
2. Go to bed on time.
3. Get up ... Read more
Well, I think we caught things in time so he won't have to be hospitalized. The dr's staff worked him in this afternoon and he checked him out. His lungs have not filled up with fluid yet so he is increasing his "water" pill - a double dose fo... Read more
Smelly feet-simple remedy
Boil 2 quarts of water, then steep 5 bags of black tea in it until the tea is cool enough to transfer to a basin (you can also divide the tea between 2 plastic shoe boxes). Soak your feet in the liquid for 10 minutes, then rinse and ... Read more
It is hard to believe we are nearly 1/3 of the way thru August-where did the month go???? I know that I seem to be constantly busy running DH or Dad to dr, rehab, dentist, etc. Then I still take care of the park gardens (with volunteer helpers... Read more
Bad Case of Sunburn? Three-Step Relief...
I know a lot of you are out in the sun this time of year and with all the heat, I know some of you are getting sunburnt so thought I would pass this along. I had never heard that taking a cold shower would stop the burn!
•Quick. As soon... Read more
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I have been promising pictures of the bathroom remodel project so here you go:
This is the work in progress
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