not so bad
I went to the county building to see the Veterans affairs guy.. HE is a local guy who represents the American Legion, was very gruff and sour acting, BUT when I told him all the hoops that the women on the phone from all over the U.S had been ma... Read more
Today and tomorrow are V.A days yet again for mom.. more piles of paperwork,, got to go th the county building tomorrow after work to get help filling out forms that are so redundant.. apparently I am supposed to plug in my crystal ball and kno... Read more
Had an early work day , so made plans with DD to go to parents house,pick up some toiletries for the mom,, then to Walgreen for more old lady stuff:denture cleaner tablets, deodorant, body wash,,,
got to moms living place and she was snoring... Read more
official fabric of Michigan:flannel!
Gosh it is cold out there, right to our bones! flannel everything or insulated everything!! I force myself to stand outdoors for a few minutes to absorb some free Vitamin D,, sunlight,, when the sun comes through the clouds,, this is the fir... Read more
tree snow gone!
I blogged yesterday that I would take a few pics and post them when it became light outdoors. Four hours later, when it was not dark, but cloudy, the wind picked up, all the snow blew off the trees,, but it was beautiful!! Picture cotton balls ... Read more
It is still dark out, but everything is covered in white,, will take pics when it lightens up.. looks like cotton on everything..... Read more
I drove home from work with my car windows open:It is a hot 33 degrees!! The sun is still there in the sky, I see no clouds!! We do have more snow coming our way, but not today,,
I stayed later at work, so was tired when I got home, but am... Read more
Another hard day at work,, I actually showed up an hour early,, forgot they changed my schedule yet again.. will be glad when tomorrow is over.. fibro is gripping me again in this weather. We had fog and melting snow,, north of here, about 50 ... Read more
I got flowers and accolades!
My workplace had a re-grand opening as a business today since they totally gutted the building, made it a completely different workplace,, the whole city was there: radio stations, our local WNEM-tv television station, half the other businesses ... Read more
happy Saint Valentine's Day!
If you know about this saint, you know why we celebrate this day,, if not go ahead and look it up! Do not fear:nobody will call you a smarty-pants!
I am relieved that I have finished filing my taxes,, two more weeks and I should get my re... Read more
TIme to feed the kitty:Income tax time!!
Got to pay for all those state dinners, presidential employees and vacations.. hoping to have enough to put aside for more medical emergencies.... Read more
single digit temps
Okay, so since last September we have been very happy that this winter was very mild, snow and temperature. Well, the rubber meets the road now. We had a blizzard and the temps dropped 29 degrees in 8 hours. I cannot complain about this yet b... Read more
Our water bills are very inexpensive: water and sewer are billed separately, but water bill is about $13-$30 every three months ($4.30-$10/month), except in the April-June billing when we fill the pool. The sewer bill is $53.65 every three mont... Read more
Getting close to spring, winter weather still peeking through,, okay with me,, smaller heating bills.. I think my attic insulation helped me this winter,, should pay itself back by summer,, looking to see how it capture the a/c air and keeps it ... Read more
more paperwork for mother, lazy insurance chickie that won't make a phone call, told me I can do it,, one little thing can make my blood boil and that is laziness..
I think when I call back I will talk v e r y s l o w l y.. .. she must have... Read more