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Our son still doesn't have his driver's license.
Tuesday, July 18, 2017      7 comments

As a mother, I am deeply concerned that our son will be stopped and put in jail. If that happened, I think he would lose his house and car because I don't think his wife could pay all that they owe on. Hopefully this week, he might get thi... Read more
I took the plunge.
Tuesday, July 11, 2017      11 comments

We had a cookout Sunday and our son and his wife came over. She got in the pool, but hung her arms over the edge of the pool deck. I put on my bathing suit after we ate and then ran and jumped into the pool. It was chilly, just 78 degrees. I... Read more
A summer day.
Friday, July 07, 2017      12 comments

Day 26 of exercise this year Temperature 78 degrees, humidity 76 %, dew point 70 degrees Walked 34 minutes 195 calories burned I worked up a good sweat walking with hubby and the dog. This was his second walk today. It is humid her... Read more
Happy 4th of July to everyone.
Tuesday, July 04, 2017      8 comments

Day 25 of exercise in 2017 Walked 20 minutes 92 calories burned It is only 8:12 AM and I have gone walking and done the pool maintenance. When I went to backwash the filter, the hose where waste water comes out, did not have a hose clamp... Read more
This is amazing!
Thursday, June 29, 2017      9 comments

Hubby took a sample of the pool water to be tested. They said it didn't need any chemicals! The filter has not been circulating. The bottom of the pool looked bad when we couldn't get the filter to work. Hubby put some chlorine tabs in two ... Read more
Our pool is now filtering.
Wednesday, June 28, 2017      10 comments

Pro Pools called today and sent two men out. It turns out that the hookup was wrong on our filter. He was done in less than 15 minutes, but it will still probably cost $140. I put in a call to them just now, because we were told to take... Read more
My new way of eating.
Monday, June 26, 2017      7 comments
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We got a bargain on eggs again.
Monday, June 26, 2017      8 comments

Hubby is at the doctor's office getting a lump under the skin of one of his fingers checked out. He was told it was a cyst. I went to the podiatrist last Thursday and the woman that took my vitals entered into the computer 139 pounds and ... Read more
Shopping spree.
Thursday, June 15, 2017      9 comments

Last night I worked on making a calendar with how much I should have saved for each week for all 52 weeks of this year. I made sure to replace into savings what I had spent last month. Today, I got two new short-sleeved blouses for $... Read more
94 degrees here today, we're going swimming in a little while
Tuesday, June 13, 2017      10 comments

As I write this, I an waiting for our son and my daughter-in-law to come over to swim. The water temperature is 78 degrees. Thunderstorms are predicted through next Monday. It will feel good to go from the heat and humidity into the coo... Read more
The pool is ready to go, just need the water to warm up.
Monday, June 12, 2017      11 comments

Our son came over today and did a second cleaning on the pool after we shocked it again. He vacuumed out dead algae after we put floc in the pool. Now it is filtering, the ladder is hooked up and I hung a thermometer onto a railing on th... Read more
Family reunion Saturday, June 11, 2017
Sunday, June 11, 2017      13 comments

Yesterday was the family reunion for hubby's mother's side of the family. June 7, an online friend died at the age of 54 while taking a shower. This year for me, has been up and down with my great nephew going missing and then being ... Read more
Our son came over this evening to tell us about his job interview.
Friday, June 09, 2017      13 comments

Our son came over this evening and told us about his job interview today, he thinks he will be hired, but he won't know for sure until next Thursday. I talked to my husband last night about doling out to our son when he faces the consequenc... Read more
Another unpaid speeding ticket and a "giant sucking sound" on our savings as hubby pays it!
Thursday, June 08, 2017      13 comments

Day 24 of exercise in 2017 Gardening ⊗ 15 minutes 92 calories burned Our son told my husband about another unpaid speeding ticket from when he proposed to his bride in Alabama. Hubby went with him to the Post Office to send off the money... Read more
Requesting prayer.
Friday, June 02, 2017      12 comments

My friend had open-heart surgery yesterday and was in the operating room longer than doctors expected. She had surgery on two heart valves and three veins/arteries, I am not certain which. Tonight on Facebook I learned she has pneumonia in bot... Read more

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