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I'm Back and Beat!
Thursday, October 14, 2010      7 comments

emoticonWe finally had our big move-in day to our new condo. Unfortunately I caught a nasty bug a couple days befo... Read more
Tender times and trials...
Tuesday, September 21, 2010      6 comments

I'm rapidly approaching the big day. We close on our condo in two days which means I've got to get my act together to finish packing boxes and get the cashiers check ready for closing. Meanwhile, I try to help my daughter with her three little... Read more
Another 3-Day Weekend...for the Grandkids
Friday, September 10, 2010      2 comments

In an effort to save some money our school district removed another five days from the calendar. I was hoping not to have a lot of extra days when I need to help figure out activities for my daughter's little ones. We are getting ready to move... Read more
Feet Don't Fail Me Now!
Wednesday, September 08, 2010      4 comments

emoticonSince I didn't sleep a wink last night I figured my engine would die out in the middle of my busy day. ... Read more
I No Better
Tuesday, September 07, 2010      5 comments

So there I was again....standing in front of the fridge trolling for something to munch. I wasn't really hungry. I really needed to be checking things off my to do list. But, instead, I was distracting myself by staring at the contents of tha... Read more
In the Eye of the Storm
Saturday, September 04, 2010      8 comments

emoticonAs I watched reports of Hurricane Earl these past few days a number of things popped into my brain. Lately ... Read more
Thursday, September 02, 2010      8 comments

We're downsizing to a small condo soon and we've just gone through the inspection process. emoticon So many little d... Read more
Worn out --- not again!
Thursday, August 26, 2010      3 comments

I am so exhausted. Everyone in my household has been sick. That's part of the 'joy' of having grandkids living here and returning to school. They left for their house this morning for a weekend with daddy who isn't able to move here until Mar... Read more
One step forward...
Monday, August 23, 2010      2 comments

I got to spend a couple of hours tending two of my grandchildren emoticon this morning while my daughter took the ol... Read more
Birthday Goals
Saturday, August 21, 2010      3 comments

I don't remember when I last set goals to accomplish by my birthday so thought to myself early this morning...there's no time like today! So here's my hope for that magic date - 10/5: 1. Walk a 5K 2. Find a condo to downsize into 3. Lo... Read more
Grandkids Diet Plan
Thursday, August 19, 2010      5 comments

So, here I am about to collapse. emoticon Step wise I've done quite a few, but have a few more to do before the day... Read more
Never a dull moment
Wednesday, August 18, 2010      3 comments

Now-a-days there's never a dull moment at my house. With our daughter and her three little ones always on the move I use all I have to keep going. Though fatigue can become overwhelming and I must retreat to rest a bit, for the most part I'm k... Read more
Off and Running...Or at Least Walking!
Thursday, August 12, 2010      4 comments

My grandkids have been here since Tuesday. I'm already so exhausted. But, it's such a good kind of exhausted. I haven't done any organized exercise, but according to my pedometer I'm getting more than enough steps along the way. What a joy i... Read more
And All Is Well With My World!
Wednesday, August 11, 2010      1 comments

My daughter and her three little ones arrived yesterday and they are settling in. What a blessing it is to hug those little ones and hear their voices. They make me get up and out to play with them. I know they are very good for getting fitte... Read more
Tuesday, August 10, 2010      1 comments

As I write this I'm awaiting the arrival of my daughter and her three little ones (7, 5, 8 months). They will live here for the next three years. My son-in-law will close his practice next spring and begin a critical care fellowship here. It ... Read more

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