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Bear came to live with MY KIDS a little over 30 years ago. By '93 they were all out on their own and the house was quiet. For a year or two anyway. Then the grandkids started coming!
This is certainly not the blog I had planned to start the new year; but I promise it's more fun. I will do a journey review blog later in the month; it's bouncing around in my head and won't settle down. In the meantime . . .That little g... Read more
This great grandma is not being left behind on Christmas!
With coffee in hand on arising the first activity was exchanging
texts of MERRY CHRISTMAS with all my kids and grandkids.
Receiving almost instant replies from some and later rep... Read more
To see what triggered this exercise check out:
happyplace.someecards.co m/cats/the-internet-comes- full-cat-circle-with-cat-circles/
The easiest circles for me were hoops, of course. It was hilarious; very simi... Read more
Ever notice how you can't do just "one thing". Action, seems to trigger more action. That's why 10 minute streaks work so well; mine turn into at least 20!
I want to thank all of you that responded to my Thoughts of a 9 Year Maintainer bl... Read more
This blog was prompted by a call from my brother this morning; updating me on his health challenges. He needs heart surgery and it keeps getting postponed in large part because of his weight. He has lost about 100 pounds and told me what he w... Read more
I have a recent picture for "before".
Sugar's been looking pretty shaggy and I wanted to give her one more good grooming and short haircut (sorta) before we lost the warm weather. Today was the first time I used electric clippers on her and... Read more
I am enjoying my house and my kitchen more; it's easier to keep clean because it looks nice. Hard to be motivated to clean; when the result just emphasizes other flaws. Not an excuse, just is what it is.
I finally got the tools put away an... Read more
Not a remodel, not even redecorating, more just sprucing up; yet some of my friends still want to see what I'm doing in the kitchen. Half a kitchen that is. Work is done, tools are put away and I'm done with house projects until after the holi... Read more
All fitness minutes aren't earned in the gym or strictly fitness activities. I've had quite a workout working on my house this summer!
Dear Son has been off work this summer and helping me get some long overdue things done to my house. (Ci... Read more
I kid you not; it was hot/hot/hot! But the humidity had dropped and I really needed to tackle some overgrowth from all the rain we've been having. Usually the garden is burnt out by now. Still, I needed something to lighten the chore. Camer... Read more