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Saturday, January 30, 2016      10 comments

Was just looking thru some of my pictures and found this one - it was in the front yard of the apartment where my Sister lived in Brookings (on the ... Read more

Daughter, Kathi

Sunday, January 03, 2016      5 comments

I was planning to go over to my Daughter's since she is home for a few days - she is a dialysis nurse and is on the road lots. But, she has a bad case of bronchitis. I would be ok, but do not want to bring home any bugs to my son. He seems to... Read more

Monday. December 28

Monday, December 28, 2015      3 comments

We did have a very special Christmas - went to my daughter, Kathi's. After a fabulous dinner, we opened a few gifts and then played a couple of games. Such fun!! I finished the socks for Geoff and he loves them - and, of course, said he w... Read more

Thursday, December 3

Thursday, December 03, 2015      4 comments

Woo Hoo!! We are above freeing - a bit of a breeze - but much warmer out!! Still will probably stay inside today - or may get over to WalMart to pick up a few things later this afternoon. I want to knit more on the socks for my son - and ... Read more

Monday, November 30

Monday, November 30, 2015      4 comments

We still have some snow from last Tuesday's storm - beautiful, but very cold for out neck of the woods. I had not planned to put up a Christmas tree again this year - our apartment is just too small and would mean rearranging some of the fu... Read more

Meal Planning

Saturday, November 28, 2015      3 comments

I was a working, single parent and did not think much about actually planning our meals. Just had plenty and dinner was "whatever". And we always had plenty. But recently have been thinking more about actually planning and then shopping w... Read more

My Daughter, Kathi

Thursday, October 22, 2015      5 comments

My daughter called this morning - she was on her way to work - so the conversation was brief. But, she called to invite me to lunch for my birthday. Seems like even tho we live in the same town and go to the same church, we just do not have mu... Read more

Oh, No - Winter is Coming!!

Monday, October 12, 2015      5 comments

I love summer!! - Long, hot days, concerts in the park, and camping. (Well, don't do the camping anymore, but I do have lots of wonderful memories of camping on the Oregon coast). Got us this morning and the kitchen window was wide open ... Read more

Greg and Holly

Sunday, September 20, 2015      1 comments

Had a special treat today after church - went with a friend to Shari's for lunch. One of the managers was a dear friend of my oldest son, Greg. They had worked together years ago at the Red Lion here in Pendleton. Many Friday evenings when G... Read more

Family Pictures

Saturday, September 19, 2015      4 comments

Yesterday evening we gathered at my Daughter's home for family pictures - such fun. The gal who took the pictures is a dear friend of Kathi's - however, she has inoperable brain tumors - (the kind that took my Son over a year ago). She lov... Read more

Round-Up In Pendleton

Thursday, September 17, 2015      1 comments

RoundUp has arrived here in Pendleton - lots of fun activities: The rodeo, Happy Canyon (the story of the Indians in our area), parades, music, and of course all the booths all over town selling food and memorabilia. I think our population mu... Read more

A Stressful Day

Thursday, August 13, 2015      2 comments

Yesterday on the way to the church my pickup "died. After a number of trials to get it started had it towed the garage. The fuel pump had gone out. The mechanic said that a contributing factor was that i was out of gas. That just can't be - ... Read more

My Motivation Board

Tuesday, July 28, 2015      5 comments

One of the slides on my Motivation Board is "Commit and Conquer". Have been thinking about this one for a long time but had not really committed to one particular goal. But, had a hard weekend and finally decided to "take the bull by the horn... Read more

Morning Walk

Sunday, July 26, 2015      3 comments

Well, i did take that walk - to the bridge. Really low this year - almost no snow in the mountains so has been a hot, dry summer. Then decided to... Read more

Grocery Shopping Today

Friday, July 24, 2015      4 comments

I wrote earlier about by issue with cooking - well, today another of my least favorite "duties"! Grocery shopping. I did really good earlier this month - found good sales on meat at Safeway. Picked up hamburger, chicken breasts, and a r... Read more

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