Knitting up loose ends, again..
met claims agent at moms after work, (Kristy was there all morning to do her laundry,etc), checked her car to see if she had banged it up at the marble orchard when she hit the tree, graves, floral baskets,etc a couple weeks ago, but it is intac... Read more
neverending twilight zone:my life
I finally got my car in the body shop for repair after my big MOM incident, got my rental car, came home, stripped and made my bed, did two loads of laundry, mowed lawn, scoured full bathroom, etc,, thinking I was safe,, but, no, mom just called... Read more
Just when you think it cannot possibly get any worse, it does,, today just when I got home from a stressful day at work, moms body shop called to say her car was finished,, I had started to prepare beans for freezing, but stopped, changed my clo... Read more
8 months, 3 accidents, 1 Mom=scary!
Okay, just when you think you are safe to be out on a public road, my mom is on the raod again,, most of her car was on the raod when I got to the scene,, of course, being the luckiest woman on earth as far as accidents, she did not get a ticket... Read more
oh, savannah bell!
We sure DO have our own pool, but usually we cannot open it until Memorial weekend or after since it is cold and rainy here on the Great Lakes. The water has warmed up to 68 today ,, five degrees overnight,, it is only 84 today, but we love div... Read more
Everybody:You asked for them, you got Them!!
We finally did take BEFORE pics of my kitchen.. go to my sparkpage and click on photos,, If any of you has a worse kitchen, I dare you to publicize it.. it would ahve to be in a shack in the woods .. I did caption each pic to expalin what to loo... Read more
Great Spark Day here!
Yesterday we had a spark get -together near our home. Most people could not make it, but we did meet with a new member, had a great hike in the woods with him, lunch at a "50's" diner, great conversation, lots of laughs and enjoyment of new fri... Read more
Pooky survived surgery!
We picked her up at five p.m. ysterday.. She made it through the anesthtic fairly well. What I did NOT anticipate was how many of her teeth the vet would pull!
She now has ELEVEN LESS teeth!!!!!!!!
The doctor told us that when he just touc... Read more
My doggie's name is Pooky Bear(we did not name her),, she is a beautiful mutt; part German Shepherd, part hound.. you can see her pic on my daughter's sparkpage(tweetykc)
She weighed 55 pounds when she was eating..
She was four years old w... Read more
I found a jewel!
As I was trolling through nutrition articles just now, I printed out a jewel!! It is titled,"Dealing with hunger and food cravings"
It actually has a table scoring one to ten of your hunger level and sensations! I cannot believe I have b... Read more
Today is a day for thinking about my grandma. aunts and uncle, dad, dear friends that have died... that lived with passion, smiles, regularity in their routines, gave me laughs, tenets to live by, influenced my personality as I grew up around th... Read more
Kromers are those warm, red hunting hats,, Yoopers wear them,,
juusta is a Finnish cheese, , baked,,
zeppoli is Italian fry bread,
Cudighi is also Italian,, it is an Italian sweet sausage, has cinnamon, wine, allspice,etc in it,... Read more
It CAN be a Wonderful Life!
We are what we make of our situation
We are capable of change
We are allowed to make mistakes
We are adults with faults
We are fallible
We are stewards of all our gifts
We are accountable only for ourselves in the end
We are NOT... Read more
I feel the need for bongos, steel drums, powdered sugar sand beaches, tanned, rippling-muscle hunkaroos that cannot wear a shirt, the smell of sunscreen permating the air, the sound of surf, gulls and BBQ sizzling..... Read more
making new friends in warmer climes!
Okay, who needs a new friend?? Only those in very warm climes need come forward!! I am talking temps between 75-85 degrees, with no fires, earthquakes, floods, tornados, hurricanes, locusts, lots of fudgie things to do, museums, some sort of wa... Read more