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Resisted Chocolate Cake!

Friday, January 30, 2015      2 comments

Woo hoo! I resisted the enticing, alluring, tempting chocolate cake that my mother had sitting around at her apartment.... it looks wonderful, but I resisted! I did NOT, however resist the new Blue Bell ice cream flavor, I (heart) Chocolate... Read more

'Tis So Sweet

Friday, January 30, 2015      5 comments

I'm back in Houston again with my wonderful mom... my brother and his wife drove and I got to sit in the back and watch all the beautiful Texas scenery roll by... It was another beautiful day, but tomorrow's forecast includes a high in the ... Read more

Worth Remarking On

Wednesday, January 28, 2015      5 comments

It's absolutely gorgeous weather these days... and I'm making plans for a splurge.... I'm trying to move around more, getting some quality time in the garden, and not sitting around so much.... It will be worth it. Blue Bell Ice Cream has a... Read more

Snowstorm? It's 80 Degrees Here!

Wednesday, January 28, 2015      5 comments

Too warm to wear long pants today..... Everybody who could get away with it was wearing shorts... I got to the Texas Capitol grounds early for the reception at the State Library and got a good hour in walking all over everywhere, but it was... Read more


Monday, January 26, 2015      3 comments

Today was productive. I didn't even forget my eye doctor's appointment (and was early!) Disassembled a chair that had come unglued with a stripped screw, so I found the injury and am working on repairing it (Go, ME!) Remembered to... Read more

It's Always Something

Saturday, January 24, 2015      5 comments

I knew that my car needed a new battery and that Walmart had the one I needed that was evaluated well by Consumer Reports, and they opened early this morning so I set my alarm so that I could be one of the early customers... Best intentions... Read more

The Best Kind of Thought Provoking

Friday, January 23, 2015      7 comments

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Not Too Victorious Today

Wednesday, January 21, 2015      5 comments

OK, I confess..... I didn't do so great today, sinking so low as to eat chocolate chips..... Chocolate chips! Have I no discipline at all??!!?? Well, I DID measure out the chocolate chips...., but STILL..... But just because I was less than... Read more

Home on the Range

Tuesday, January 20, 2015      2 comments

It was one of of those perfect days that south Texas in the winter has become famous for....all sunshine, all day, and temperatures in the 70s. It was PERFECT! Home on the Range Oh give me a home where the buffalo roam, Where the de... Read more

Gaining Perspective

Monday, January 19, 2015      5 comments

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If Only I Could Get Away With It

Monday, January 19, 2015      4 comments

Sparkguy actually reads while working out on his exercise bike..... I need to find one that I can practice on!... Read more

Great Day for Tourism

Saturday, January 17, 2015      2 comments

It was a perfectly glorious day to be a tourist today... Warm temps and sunny skies in Gruene brought out lots of people , including me! I hope that we can keep up this gorgeous weather for a just makes me feel happy!... Read more

Back to Earth

Friday, January 16, 2015      4 comments

After a glorious 3 day break visiting my college friend, I am back home again, eating wisely and cleaning up the mess that I left behind when I skipped town.... Guess what! The world di not come to an end just because I left a messy house!... Read more

Friends Who Are Keepers

Thursday, January 15, 2015      6 comments

Yesterday was my last day with my college friend and I admit to being reluctant to come home. What fun with a friend looks like: we went to a chocolate confectionary store, and enjoyed ;ooling at all the unbelievably beautiful chocolates, ... Read more

Still More Fun

Wednesday, January 14, 2015      4 comments

It's so good to keep friends from long ago, and get to visit at length with them as the opportunity provides....I'm still with my college friend (she talked me into staying over one more night) and we're planning some more fun.... Among oth... Read more

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