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Totally Unexpected Corporate Valentines Message

Friday, February 12, 2016      9 comments

I had an email from my cell provider, Sprint, today, and while I usually just auto delete these things, for some reason I actually opened it and read it... To my GREAT ASTONISHMENT, it was a good message.... a totally unexpected EXCELLENT m... Read more

Either ......Or....

Friday, February 12, 2016      5 comments

Either I have developed the most wonderful self control in the history of female shoppers... OR there really WAS nothing good to buy at the Sam Moon's I went into yesterday... (Sam Moon is a giant accessories store with yards and yards of p... Read more

Rodeo Time!

Wednesday, February 10, 2016      7 comments

Well, yesterday was just a foretaste of rodeo thrills as the riders and their horses came clop clop clopping through my neck of the woods yesterday....on their way to the grand launch of the San Antonio Stock Show and Rodeo which will begin tomo... Read more

Stampede!!!! Not Exactly!

Tuesday, February 09, 2016      8 comments

As everybody who lives in Texas knows, the dark days of winter when everybody else in the country has to battle blizzards and white-outs are just the perfect season for rodeos... Yes, it really is Rodeo season in Texas....We're talkin' RO- ... Read more

Good Time Except for the Chocolate

Sunday, February 07, 2016      6 comments

The trouble with having skinny friends is that when you have lunch with them they want everyone to be as chocolate snacky as they are.... Like lunch today for example, when I had lunch with some extended family, not my extended family, but... Read more

Dirty Ducts!!!

Friday, February 05, 2016      7 comments

Man, oh man! I had an air conditioning technician show me how dirty the air conditioning ducts were in my house, and it was pretty bad after 30+ years, and so the duct cleaners came today .... This is apparently quite a big deal and they h... Read more

Peculiar Valentines

Thursday, February 04, 2016      10 comments

I just KNOW that peculiar valentines, and even specialty genre valentines are here to stay... Here are a few more that made me smile: Appealing to most people with at least 35 credit hours of college chemistry Read more

My Very First Review on Tripadvisor

Wednesday, February 03, 2016      13 comments

I don't usually write reviews although if I like a place I don't hesitate to mention it to my friends.... but somewhere I read that up to 50% of online reviews are bogus... so I decided to give it a try just to push the scales over to the True a... Read more

Valentines Month

Tuesday, February 02, 2016      8 comments

Even though I am personally out of the Lovey-Dovey Valentine scene, I still enjoy watching all the hoopla and shenanigans connected with the holiday, even the ANTI Valentines items... but, as an observer, I think Valentines Day drives more peopl... Read more

Black and Blue

Tuesday, February 02, 2016      9 comments

Remember that face-plant I made last week that I was so embarrassed about? Well, through the beauty of natural physiology, I can now follow the path of destruction that wreaked on my body... In short, I am black and blue in various pl... Read more

Successful Dodge

Sunday, January 31, 2016      8 comments

I blame it on the internet..... Oh, Internet, Internet, How do I love thee??!? You overflow with creativity and ideas which make my life SO interesting... Like certain recipes! That's what happened this week.... I saw a recipe, and it so... Read more

Probably My Longest Streak Ever

Saturday, January 30, 2016      15 comments

Sparkpeople sent me an award today for 1350 consecutive days of logging into Sparkpeople... That's more than 3 and a half years! I can't imagine ANYTHING that I've done everyday for the last three plus years other than basic bodily fun... Read more

Lovely Craft Play Day Again Today

Friday, January 29, 2016      7 comments

Such fantastic weather lent the opportunity to open the windows while we, Sparkpal, Improving Me and our friend, Donna, and I, played at being Artsy..... today we actually played with watercolors, and by "played", I mean actually slinging water ... Read more

Embarrassing Face Plant

Thursday, January 28, 2016      11 comments

I tripped over my own two feet as I was approaching the entrance of a Kohl's Department Store, and went down hard onto my hands and knees and face..... and there was no one around to appreciate my klutziness... It took a few moments to gath... Read more

Is Alphabet Pasta TOO Much to Ask For?

Wednesday, January 27, 2016      8 comments

I went to TWO more grocery stores today in San Antonio, and neither one had alphabet pasta.... that makes three in the last 24 hours!! I begged some off of Sparkpal, Improving Me, for Craft Play Day last week but needed some more.... It's funny ... Read more

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