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14 days, two weeks to go now!

Thursday, August 02, 2012      4 comments

Another steambath day out there,, just enough rain to steam the air,,,, tomorrow is another one like it,, storms and 90 degrees.. I have a three day weekend so I am gathering things to take to dads house for sale, cleaning, sorting drawers, ma... Read more

15 days until..

Wednesday, August 01, 2012      3 comments

Wow!! What day is it? What time is it? Who, wha ??????????? Groggily, I woke up in the chair suddenly after a little 2 1/2 hour eye-rest. Hmmm,, guess I need time off worse than I thought... Stopped at the bank after work, had a snack... Read more

16 days to go

Tuesday, July 31, 2012      4 comments

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...

Monday, July 30, 2012      3 comments

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..

Sunday, July 29, 2012      4 comments

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..

Saturday, July 28, 2012      8 comments

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!

Friday, July 27, 2012      6 comments

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!

Thursday, July 26, 2012      3 comments

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..

Wednesday, July 25, 2012      7 comments

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.. dee-lish!! We only see each other once or twice a year, so it was a three hour ... Read more

23 days left..

Tuesday, July 24, 2012      4 comments

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.

Monday, July 23, 2012      2 comments

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...

Sunday, July 22, 2012      4 comments

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..

Saturday, July 21, 2012      6 comments

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,,,

Friday, July 20, 2012      5 comments

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

Thursday, July 19, 2012      3 comments

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

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