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New Year's Resolution!!`
Tuesday, January 01, 2013      5 comments

None for me! This year I am going to focus on one - and only one - focus each month. And for January it is to drink my water!! I now have a glass on the kitchen table that I fill with water each time I finish it. Have a bottle in my car ... Read more
from My Sister
Monday, December 31, 2012      2 comments

From my sister - she always finds the cutest sayings. And this is a good one for the beginning of a new year. YEP - bring it on!! ... Read more
Christmas at My Daughter's
Friday, December 28, 2012      3 comments

Had a wonderful day at my Daughter's Christmas. My granddaughters" Jill is 12 and has such a winning smile, Sami is 19 and is married with a 2 year old stepson (and she is a wonderful little Mother), and Jenni who is 15 and always so lov... Read more
My Daughter, Vicki
Monday, December 03, 2012      8 comments

I just want to share a couple of pictures of my older daughter, Vicki, who is in a long term health care facility. I know some of you know that she had am "episode" in July of last year. No definite diagnosis - but she has not fully recovered ... Read more
My Hamburger Soup Recipe
Sunday, December 02, 2012      3 comments

Have had a few ask for my recipe, so will add here. It is really quick and easy - and freezes great. I found the recipe on allrecipes.com. Here is the link to it. http://allrecipes.com/recipe
/hamburger-soup/detail.aspx I have do... Read more
Yesterday's Walk
Sunday, December 02, 2012      3 comments

Took a short walk yesterday - just to the bridge and took a few pictures along the way. There is an area under the bridge that had become quite littered. So a gentleman in the area decided it was time to clean up - and he has done so much. N... Read more
Cooking Today
Friday, November 30, 2012      2 comments

Am cooking again today- have some Hamburger Soup on the stove. Had to double the recipe this time - last time we just ate it up. Would like to put some in the freezer. Yesterday I made some Cheddar-Sage Biscuits and they were so good. An... Read more
Baking Bread
Friday, November 16, 2012      3 comments

Have been wanting to bake some bread for quite a while - so am just doing it today. Have it in the oven now and smells so good. I probably will eat too much, but I do love bread. This evening will be meeting my son for dinner and a play a... Read more
"If you quit..........."
Thursday, November 08, 2012      5 comments

"If you quit, you are guaranteed to fail"!! What a concept! Am just watching a movie and that was a line in it. I have so often, well, not entirely quit, but have just about given up. Recently have decided to just get to the club at leas... Read more
My Walk This Morning
Wednesday, November 07, 2012      2 comments

Took a short walk this morning - it is a bit cooler and breezy but sunny and bright! Have decided that I need to get outside more - well, now that winter is on the way, I wonder how that is going to work out?? Why couldn't I have decided to do... Read more
Yesterday with Elaine
Wednesday, October 31, 2012      2 comments

Took a few pictures yesterday morning - have been meeting Elaine at the local donut shop for over a year - the owner is Vietnamese and said he has been in business here for over 15 years. And, he makes the best maple bars - my one, well, one of... Read more
The Storm
Tuesday, October 30, 2012      1 comments

I was just looking at some of the pictures of the storm on the East Coast. It is hard to look at all the devastation!! We can only pray for all of those affected. And, know that God truly is in control. Sometimes it is hard to trust, b... Read more
The Weekend
Monday, October 29, 2012      1 comments

It is so warm here this morning - had to open the windows. There is a cool breeze and the sun us out bright and inviting. Well, there are a few clouds - but the do not look threatening. Plans for today include laundry and a bit of housecl... Read more
Soup and Cornbread!!
Wednesday, October 24, 2012      2 comments

Soup's ready and there is cornbread baking in the oven!! When the Schwan's guy stopped this morning, he said you could smell the soup out to the street!! Velva, my neighbor bakes her own bread and the smell is so tantalizing. So today I am ma... Read more
Nice Walk and a New Camera on the Way!!!
Monday, October 15, 2012      1 comments

I took a walk this morning - to the library to return a book and then by the bank to pick up quarters for laundry. Had a sweatshirt on and it was too much - must have been in the 70s by the time I got back home. Really nice out - I foun... Read more

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