16 days to go
Today was an exceptionally physically hard day at work,, so bad that I kept taking my pulse, my heart rate was above 120 or more for over five hours straight!
My home is my only oasis, so when I arrived after work, DD had lunch in the oven... Read more
17 days left...
Today was a short workday, but we hit the road to run yet more errands after work.
First stop hauling another load to dad's house for sale,,then on to credit union for deposits, onward and upward to ALdi for fresh melons and my mozzarella c... Read more
18 days to go..
Another beautiful summer day here, still humid, but only in mid 89 degree range,,
DD and I went to a neighbor's bridal shower, I was a good girl there too,, they had choices of chicken salad or ham or turkey sandwiches.. I chose the latter,,... Read more
19 days left..
I was not very good last night,, I was very hungry to the point of being sick to my stomach, and had sherbet, banana, and an egg sandwich throughout the course of the hours between 5-10 P.M. I ate when I came home from work at noonish, so was v... Read more
20 days to go!
We have had another thunderstorm here,, in the high 80's,, 100% humidity..
Gully-washers of rain here,, it is darker than when I left for work at 4:30 this morning!!
i have the daily schedule at the ready until we leave.. today was ... Read more
21 days,,three weeks left!
I worked some extra hosurs today for a co-worker,, it is still very hot and humid, so I think I lost soem water tehre, BUT I drink a minimum of 10 ups day plus other fluids, so I am well hydrated. We are getting excited about vacation, so wil... Read more
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
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