With this unusually hot and humid weather in our state this year, I think I drank more water than I have in my life so far. IT is all filtered, so I feel confident that it is not harming me, but the humidity and heat are draining everybody of e... Read more
JOhn Deere Crapmobile
Rose at 3 for work, got home from work to find ex hub at parental home to repair their junk of a JOhn Deer lawn mower. He installed new belt, new blades, cotter pins, ignition electronics wiring to deck,,, mower still did not work,,
ten minu... Read more
Labor Day purpose
Remembering why this day is set aside.. for our workplaces to be safe, hours and wages to be fair,, say-so about our conditions, etc.. not a free day for BBQ and casino romps. I worked today and have worked every Labor Day for the past 21 year... Read more
GOt humidifiers going full balst, have been manning them continuously,, I hope bug fogger killed all the skeeters at parental home yesterday.. today is housework, yard work, finally using the oven ,, nice healthy baked chicken, spuds, Brussels ... Read more
We actually opened our windows again for a couple hours, but hurriedly closed them again when we returned home this morning. First trip was to bank for mom deposits,, second to Ace hardware for mosquito bombs for parental garage. Third place w... Read more
Very hot, sunny and lots of traffic everywhere,, I am going ot run my other errands tomorrow morning. I sure miss my pool today...... Read more
Feeling better about things
Sometimes life kicks us around, sending us into a sad time or leaves us with little or no motivation. today was very long day at work because I knew I had three thousand and one things to do after work.
I was very absorbed in my checklist o... Read more
The title to this blog is for Sharon,, as of yesterday,,
Today is just busy stuff, bill paying, calls to credit union, calculating deposits and withdrawals..
Ex hub informed me yesterday that there is an unusual swarm of aggressiv... Read more
Glad ex came over yesterday,, today he repaired parental unit upstairs toilet,, I had tried a long time ago, but could not get the fixtures to cooperate with me.. he informed me that parents mower deck will be ready by next Monday at the latest... Read more
Debbieanne, I do not get a paid vacation,, any time I have a day off, I do not get paid,ever..
that is why I only take one week per year..
IF we did not cook our own meals and take our own food, get free gas cards online, find free things t... Read more
Vacation is over!
Today marks the last day of my vacation.. Still unpacking tubs of supplies and finishing laundry,, DD mowed the lawn, I shopped for essentials..
Back to the grind for another year..
I am relived that our cabin is reserved for next year a... Read more
BEAR with me!
Going to try to put some black bear pics on here from Oswald's Bear Ranch in Michigan. A total rescue ranch for bears all over North America. Friend of my Dad's owns it. The first one is the first bear(there are currently 29 there ,including 3... Read more
What hit us?
DD and I both slept wonderfully last night in our own little beddies with our own pillows(I always take one of my own memory ones with me though).. woke up this morning, started some laundry,, sat in chair, slept on and off all day!! I mean, out... Read more
Be it ever so humble...
We finally arrived home at 5:0pm. We made a few stops on the way home,, unscheduled,, to Hartwick Pines for a long beautiful walk in the ancient pine trees that DD has never seen,, on to West Branch for lunch and shopping,, bought a few Chris... Read more
Wind, sand, swimming
there was a sandstorm on the beach today,, we were the first ones there at ten,, stayed about five or six hours,, the winds were gusting, sending sand on everything,, I went swimming twice,,but we are going to check out Mullet lake tomorrow aft... Read more