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A busy Saturday,, flooded basement and all.
Saturday, June 24, 2017      1 comments

With the inch-an-hour rain we received over the past three days, our entire basement was under a few inches of water. I have an old Sears steam cleaner and a contractors shop vac, so DD and I spent a long time down there from this morning after... Read more
Praise God and HIs(my) patience!
Thursday, June 22, 2017      8 comments

Well, I finally got the cashier's check and sent it Registered mail to my sister. I did learn a lot from the postal worker. It has been decades since I sent or received Registered mail myself, so I had her tell me everything. I sent it regis... Read more
Wednesday afternoon
Wednesday, June 21, 2017      6 comments

I finished training at work last week. HE was already employed here, so it was not a total schedule. I am finishing up some financial things here and hope to finally get the cashier check for my sister from the Trust tomorrow. The proces... Read more
Tuesday afternoon
Tuesday, June 20, 2017      9 comments

Another dark and windy, rain-is-coming day. It was a good day at work, but it is getting more difficult each day.... Read more
Monday morning
Monday, June 19, 2017      6 comments

I rested well, rose, showered, did my morning ablutions, did some more cleaning and sorting. I have some more bill-paying on tap for today. I love paying insurances, don't you??????... Read more
Sunday afternoon
Sunday, June 18, 2017      7 comments

More thunderstorms this morning, but very gusty winds and bright blue skies now. That changes in minutes on the Great Lakes though.. More cleaning indoors today due to the remaining high humidity.... Read more
Saturday afternoon
Saturday, June 17, 2017      11 comments

We finally got some rain after two weeks without it. It is 88% humidity now and very hard to breathe outdoors. Today was just putzing around indoors with housework and prep cooking for the weekend and next week. Before we went to Aldi yester... Read more
Friday evening
Friday, June 16, 2017      9 comments

Due to the very high humidity and heat, DD went with me to the fruit market, ALdi and grocery store early this morning. We went to all three spaces and we were home by 10:00. I love the fresh produce and I bought farm-fresh tomatoes, scall... Read more
Thursday afternoon
Thursday, June 15, 2017      7 comments

A busy, but good day at work today. I got my step goal met, did some cardio and lifting. I had to break down and turn the A/C on due to the high humidity. It is getting ready to rain in the next couple days, so the air off Lake Huron is making ... Read more
Wednesday afternoon
Wednesday, June 14, 2017      7 comments

It is still hot and very humid here, but no rain yet today. DD closed all of the windows and it is a cool 73 degrees indoors with no A/C running. All of that exterior upgrading really has paid off over the past ten years. I have doubled my mo... Read more
Tuesday
Tuesday, June 13, 2017      8 comments

A very busy day at work, but I dare not sit down for long at home. My feet start burning where there is still sensation, so I just keep moving, doing things. I just made an appointment with the orthopod, Dr. Hunky, for June 29. I took three ... Read more
My labs were perfect!!!!
Monday, June 12, 2017      11 comments

For the first time in twenty years, my labs were perfect!! My A1C went down from 6.2 to 5.8. All of the other things, blood sugar, cholesterol, triglycerides,etc, were perfect. Before I was diagnosed with diabetes, my blood was drawn and th... Read more
Sunday afternoon
Sunday, June 11, 2017      6 comments

Today I decided to get some relax time. I read the newspaper, had breakfast and lunch and will tackle my bedroom closet when I am finished here. It is another 90 degree humid day here,s o DD will grill today and I prepare the salad in the cool... Read more
Five pounds gone!
Saturday, June 10, 2017      11 comments

I stepped on the scale just for kicks this morning(I rarely check my weight) and discovered a five pound weight loss! I actually stepped off and stepped on again to see the digital reading because I thought I saw a wrong number! I thought m... Read more
Friday afternoon
Friday, June 09, 2017      6 comments

Never again! After telling me that they wanted me to be there an hour early this morning, I was not supposed to start working until an hour later. It was an extremely busy day, and I am in agony. My feet, back and legs are throbbing in pain. D... Read more

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