22 days to go..
Met my oldest friend for lunch today about fifteen miles from my home.. Had a caprese` salad with cherry vinaigrette dressing, as they were out of balsamic..
We only see each other once or twice a year, so it was a three hour ... Read more
23 days left..
Today the temps has cooled down to the 80's,, very nice.. we can breathe when we open the windows..
i am now in schedule mode until teh vacation. Today was a trip to the bank to move some $$ in trust accounts... onward to my credit union ... Read more
24 days left.
Holy Macnamara's Band, it is H*O*T*!!!!!!
The landscapers are outdoors doing their thing, I put a gallon jug of filtered ice water out for them,, They have been at it for six hours in almost 100 degree heat, 96% humidity...
They do not ... Read more
25 days before we leave...
Today we will have a 95 degree temp, with thunderstorm,, no more perfect weather:we got one day!! While Dd is still asleep, I am headed off ot teh grocery stores to get us some essentials,, no bread, milk or fruits left here!! Sitting her ep... Read more
26 days to go..
I was up before anybody in the neighborhood; had breakfast, sorted mail, laundry and balanced checkbooks. We opened our windows yesterday afternoon for the first time in weeks!!
DD is still sleeping soundly, I have three rooms to clean befor... Read more
27 days left,,,
We got a torrential rainstorm yesterday,, dumped enough water to refill the deep end of my pool.. landscape company is coming Monday morning to fill the whole thing in,, not sure how the water will fit in,, oh well, I am paying them to figure t... Read more
28 days left
Four weeks from today DD and I will be settled in our rental cabin,, she is driving across the Mackinac Bridge for the first time,, I have been across it at least close to a thousand times.. it was built when I was five years old..
Until I ... Read more
29 days to go!
We got a great respite form the searing heat,It is only in the high 80's today, but still 88% humidity.. as long as you hold your breath it is not too bad to run from car to house!!
I think the person who invented the ceiling fan(I am guessin... Read more
30 more days left..
record high temps here in Michigan,, Nation record high in Detroit today,, 102 degrees..
I went to landscaping company to put deposit on labor to be done here next Monday.. Secretary told me her hubby had tickets to the Detroit tigers g... Read more
Back home AFTER COMING HOME SICK,FROM WORK.. using laptop in bed, not used to this keyboard.. feel worse than yesterday,,, WTH did I eat????????//Could this be a summer tummy virus? I very seldom get sick, just the usual health ongoing stuff... Read more
32 days more!
Well, no need to think about outdoors yesterday or today,, I became, (ahem) incapacitated all day and evening for some reason.. Without adding details, apparently God took pity on me and decided to let me work off the weight while SITTING DOWN.... Read more
33 days left..
I slept in this morning until 6ish,, went outdoors to find my pry bar, no can do;;
I did get my post-hole-digger skinny shovel though, got yard buggy out to pool,, started digging those darned patio blocks out of the sand and dirt,, they h... Read more
Got estimate for landscaping to fill pool spot and various things needed to make spot safe.. anybody need a kidney? cornea?
Oh well, with all the $$$ I saved over the past ten years doing things myself, demo for bathrooms, kitchen, teari... Read more
Feeling my pants a little bit more loose,, dirt guy coming soon for estimate,, I guess I should get out there and start prying the patio blocks out of the pool edge area.. they have been in that dirt for 23 years.. going to search for the crow... Read more
A very warm, but less humid day here..Allergies kind of got me during the night, but I fell better,, am thinking my ant-inflammatory drugs are working on that fibro.. If I could only stop falling asleep here at the keyboard, hitting my head on t... Read more
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