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Monday, October 09, 2017      4 comments

I went to my son's for Thanksgiving yesterday. We had turkey and all the trimmings, though DIL forgot the stuffing, didn't matter though. Still ate too much. The last few days have been typical fall days. Windy, leaves falling, cooler ... Read more
Friday, October 06, 2017      7 comments

I got to leave early today as I had 2 hours overtime and 2 hours for my birthday. I thought I might have to pick a different day but my boss let me choose Friday. Monday is our Thanksgiving so it is a long week-end, making it even better. ... Read more
Sunday, October 01, 2017      6 comments

I worked 2 hours overtime this past week. Since my employer won't pay overtime I will get 2 hours off this week, actually I will get 4 hours as I get 2 hours off for my birthday and since I couldn't take it the week of my actual birthday since ... Read more
5 Mantras For Reducing Stress
Sunday, September 24, 2017      6 comments

5 Healing Mantras for reducing stress: 1. All situations are temporary. Nothing lasts forever. We know this intellectually. Plants die. Hot cups of tea grow cold. Everything is always in transition. 2. When you've done millions of ... Read more
Saturday, September 23, 2017      8 comments

Today is my birthday and my oldest son and 3 grandchildren took me out to lunch, which was so nice. My DIL had to work. I am going through some "stuff" right now so am feeling depressed but today it did cheer me up, for awhile anyway. I got ... Read more
This too shall pass
Friday, September 22, 2017      8 comments

I just have to remember that this too shall pass. Nothing stays the same, bad times come and bad times go but I can hardly wait for the bad times to go.... Read more
Air conditioner
Sunday, September 10, 2017      5 comments

Well, I did something dumb this morning. I have a portable air conditioner and I have it sitting on a tv stand so that it sits higher up facing my bed. I noticed that it was right on the edge, so I just reached over and tried to push it up a b... Read more
Sunday, August 20, 2017      4 comments

I bought a small basket of peaches on Friday. They are so juicy and so good. I wish I lived closer to the grocery store to go buy more but it is too far to walk and major pain to take the bus so only get them when I do my grocery shop for 2 we... Read more
Over ate today
Friday, August 11, 2017      4 comments

Geez, wrote a blog and poof it disappears just as I am going to post it. Very annoying. I went over on my calories today. I ate healthy just ate too much of it. I was hungry though. Oh well tomorrow is a new day. ... Read more
Saturday, July 08, 2017      2 comments

I have been tracking my food, but I am doing something a bit different. I am not tracking my fruits and vegetables. I will see how this goes and if I see little or no difference then I will track them as well. I am eating more fruits and vegg... Read more
Monday, July 03, 2017      1 comments

My sister is recuperating from her surgery. She is now starting to feel better, so I feel relieved it is over and she is doing ok. I had today off as Canada Day was Saturday so we got today off. I only work 3 days this week as we have F... Read more
Wednesday, June 28, 2017      4 comments

I am just waiting to hear word on how my sister is after surgery. She had surgery for an obstructed bowel and she is quite elderly so it is kind of scary. She is 22 years older than I am, she is the second oldest and I am the youngest. I a... Read more
Friday, June 09, 2017      2 comments

I am glad it is Friday. It was a hard week at work. I have to go to Walmart tomorrow to buy a present for my gs birthday. He will be 5 on the 14th. They had a birthday party for him last Saturday but I will go for supper on his birthday. No... Read more
Monday, May 22, 2017      4 comments

I got my first week back at work and it did go a lot quicker than I thought it would. I got off early on Friday. We played a game that we play when we are getting close to getting our hours in. It is called, get ready- game Friday. When we g... Read more
Sunday, May 21, 2017      4 comments

The greatness of a nation and its moral progress can be judged by the way its animals are treated. - Mahatma Gandhi - I find this to be a true statement. I know some countries don't value animals like we do. I am not judging them as ... Read more

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