Veterans the day after..
I have been supporting the paralyzed Vets for as long as I can remember. Just because yesterday was "their day" does not make me stop thinking of them the rest of the year. Self-sacrifice is the core of our humankind beliefs. IT is what we do... Read more
I love my veggies!
We were so blessed to have so many fruits and veggies this year. We grew tomatoes, cukes, blackberries and raspberries. Anything more would have been too difficult for me after the surgery, so it worked out. I do have to adjust my "Squirrelin... Read more
wish I had a rain barrel
guess what the weather is like here today?
HAIL, ALL DAY!!!!!!!!!!... Read more
rain, wind, more leaves!! OH BOY!!!
not much more to say,,
just shopped for Thanksgiving supplies, all set now, just listening to the tick-tock of the clock waiting for snow!!!!!!!!!!
Stopped at workplace to take insurance papers there: coworkers were begging me to work right... Read more
hunkering down for winter
We got our grill in the garage, covered our picnic table, scooped another two or three bushels of leaves off the pool cover, picked the last of the green tomatoes, yanked the plants, stored pots and other outdoor things. The worst time of year ... Read more
GOt a sinus headache from all these"beautiful(NOT)) leaves!! I am very allergic ot the mold on grass and leaves.. If I never see another colored falling leaf again, it will be too soon!! ONly somebody who has had to rake them every year for ... Read more
King Tut Exhibition
My friend Karen invited me to go to the King Tut Exhibition this afternoon. She took her brother to the Delta College planetarium for the partner display of astronomy Thursday, but did not think I would like it. (I love the planetarium!!)
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bleach, elbow grease and nature's breath!
Our carpet smells so nice now, looks so fresh and clean. I use bleach and the official jug-o-cleaner for the steamer. The bleach smell is not too strong, but it sure does get the spots out of the fibers that are too tough for regular solution... Read more
Lots more cleaning today, bedsheets on the clothesline,,, winter approacheth!!!... Read more
a nice cabernet
Pickie decided to have a glass of a nice Cabernet Sauvignon` last night., I rarely drink spirits, but red wine is good for the heart, stimulates the RBC's, so I settled down in my chair and sipped. It has a nice, smoky, deep woody flavor, wit... Read more
Lots of treats, three trickers!!
Pretty slow trick or treat night for Halloween, we got three kids at 6:45, then nothing! Last year we had twelve kids...
People have been inquiring about my tart cherry capsules. I order my glucosamine, tart cherry caps and CoQ10 all fro... Read more
Hoping to feel better today,, I need to get up and motivated before I return to work in a couple weeks.. I did not steam clean carpets, but I did clean one of he bathrooms, some of he windows, washed some dishes and ran dishwasher, but it was ... Read more
another road trip
Went to visit my cousin about an hours drive from here yesterday.. Spent four hours looking at her daughter's wedding book she made form pics that she digitally clipped, and organized, then sent them to be bound in a book that is in scrapbook ... Read more
Shipshewana on the road just means that the vendors are at different places selling their wares on the road,, in our area it was in Birch Run, Michigan at the Expo Center across from the shopping outlets at Birch Run. It is about a half hour dr... Read more
I'm off to Shipshewana!!!!
THere is actually a sunrise this morning instead of rain and black sky for our trek to the wild woods of the outlets and SHipshewana on the road!! I have only done this once before, just looking forward to being with my friends and doing a LOT ... Read more