GARDENCHRIS
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My Birthday
Sunday, April 02, 2017      14 comments

Today is the Day..... Born 63 years ago in Munich Germany to an American Service man and German women. I somehow feel so old and at the same time like I have so much yet to do, and am looking forward to it. Had dinner with a dear friend la... Read more
The pressure cooker won!
Tuesday, January 10, 2017      25 comments

So.... I am on my yearly month long vacation from work. I don't have to deal with brutally cold weather being outside all day and the crazy drivers on the road..... but I digress. I spend the time purging and cleaning my house, everythin... Read more
I so appreciate my Spark Friends!
Thursday, January 05, 2017      9 comments

I was inspired to write about Mom by BETRHO48, she had read a comment on my daily status that Mom was driving me crazy! So I wrote a blog about her. The picture is from her 83th birthday on my deck. I wanted to take her out to brunch that ... Read more
A Day with MOM
Tuesday, January 03, 2017      9 comments

I love my Mother. I really do. this is mom at her 83th BD at my house We had our differences growing up and there was an estrangement during... Read more
Thanksgiving and Spark Friends
Sunday, November 20, 2016      14 comments

There have been a few blogs about Spark Friends this Thanksgiving. After reading some I just had to add my own and It has been awhile since I posted a new blog. Spark friends are very dear to me. you make me smile almost every morning!... Read more
A VERY funny reason to hate Mondays!
Monday, September 05, 2016      15 comments

I get funny videos delivered to my computer daily....... this was just to funny to not pass along! Also a great reminder that our "normal" Mondays do not even come close to what this poor fellow had to deal with! ... Read more
Part time work and crazy people
Saturday, August 27, 2016      12 comments

I work part time for a large craft store in the Framing Dept. I started out at a different craft store now out of business years ago for extra money to pay bills after my divorce. I did a lot of my own framing at a You Frame it store doing ... Read more
Mom and Thank You!
Sunday, August 14, 2016      15 comments

My Mom is 84 years young. She is still pretty active and gets to where she wants to go all by herself. She is 100% German, so stubborn comes with the territory! ... Read more
Update on My Work
Thursday, August 04, 2016      13 comments

I work at a DMV administering road tests to Truck Drivers. I test them through the whole process including a skills and a road test.... Anyway about 2 months ago the police escorted my Badda Bing manager out of the building, with a demotio... Read more
My work
Sunday, May 01, 2016      16 comments

As most of you know I work at a State agency administering CDL truckers. On any day I deal with all kinds of crazy. It does not help when you have an out of control manager. The great news Friday....he was demoted and transferred out... Read more
A great big THANK YOU
Sunday, April 10, 2016      13 comments

Just wanted to let all my Spark Friends and those that just stopped by to wish me a HAPPY BIRTHDAY...... THANK YOU!!!! I bought myself a nice pinwheel for my garden. I work part time at Hobby Lobby doing custom framing. So they got 2 different t... Read more
YOU ARE BEAUTIFUL
Sunday, February 21, 2016      13 comments

AS I was surfing the web this morning I read another blog about girls body image from one of my Spark friends. I was interesting and I made a comment about how when I was younger that mattered to me....... I let others define who I was based on ... Read more
Gift cards for FREE
Monday, January 18, 2016      15 comments

I love getting free things just placed over 100.00 order with Amazon, my cost 4.34! I "cashed" in some of My Points points for a 50.00 credit and 50.00 from my Club Carlson points! Woo Hoo!! Every time somethings comes up that I am int... Read more
50 THINGS ABOUT ME
Sunday, December 27, 2015      19 comments

I stole this from another Spark page, sure she wouldn't mind. So here goes! Hope you enjoy reading it! 1. What time did you get up this morning? 7 am got up did my "business' fed the cat and went back to bed, then woke up at 10Am ... Read more
THOUGHTS ON THANKFULNESS
Sunday, November 29, 2015      17 comments

Well Thanksgiving is over. The food is eaten. Family has left or will be soon. Your house is getting back to everyday living. You now are somewhat back to normal. Your brain is starting to wrap your mind around the fact that Christmas... Read more

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