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  • My very special Saturday

    10/22/2016 9:34:45 PM, by MSLZZY

    People may think it odd that there is joy to be found in doing the mundane household chores like doing laundry, sweeping and mopping, washing... Read more

  • Big plans for the weekend

    10/22/2016 12:09:38 AM, by MSLZZY

    DH is gone to Minnesota with our neighbor to a very large poultry show. He comes home on Sunday. I have plans to contribute to a bake sale ... Read more

  • College DS makes the headlines

    10/20/2016 10:40:36 PM, by MSLZZY

    DS shows up to participate in a fundraising event for the local museum. We didn't know he was planning to play at the talent show but brought... Read more

  • Either I was very tired or bored

    10/19/2016 10:57:39 PM, by MSLZZY

    Because I fell asleep watching the Presidential debate. Not sure I am ready for either candidate to win this election. The next 3 weeks will ... Read more

  • Trust your instincts.

    10/18/2016 10:40:26 PM, by MSLZZY

    There are those times in your life when what you feel appears to be out of sync with what you see. Trust your gut. Trust your instincts. All ... Read more

  • Move more Monday

    10/17/2016 10:47:51 PM, by MSLZZY

    After a refreshing night's sleep and a cold that is finally on it's way out, I had a great day. SIL was in most of the day and we covered a ... Read more

  • A long and calm day of rest and recovery

    10/16/2016 10:27:38 PM, by MSLZZY

    The new work week starts tomorrow and I know that it may be intense but I also knew that today needed to be that true day of rest and recover... Read more

  • Plenty of energy and plenty to do

    10/15/2016 11:29:15 PM, by MSLZZY

    My typical Saturday full of household chores that get put on the back burner all week . Sweeping, laundry and yard work. A few projects that ... Read more

  • Chicken noodle soup

    10/14/2016 3:07:23 PM, by MSLZZY

    I loved all the suggestions that were left to help me feel better. With all the noodles in the house, chicken noodle soup was a great idea bu... Read more

  • Too much fresh air last night

    10/13/2016 10:57:53 PM, by MSLZZY

    My sinus infection is back wit a vengeance. I thought it was much better last night when I was in the orchard, picking pears. But I could ... Read more

  • Hard freeze tonight

    10/12/2016 11:19:42 PM, by MSLZZY

    We salvaged as much we could from the garden and I spent almost an hour picking pears off of the old tree in the orchard. I think it is at le... Read more

  • It's the little things that count

    10/11/2016 11:13:32 PM, by MSLZZY

    Do what you can and do it right. Give a helping hand to those in need. You don't always have to finish first, you just have to finish. Pr... Read more

  • What 4 batches of noodles looks like

    10/10/2016 10:57:53 PM, by MSLZZY

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  • Back home

    10/9/2016 11:30:57 PM, by MSLZZY

    DD and family arrived home just after 11 and I helped DD with a few things before coming home. A few items of housecleaning and then making ... Read more

  • Dakota Days Fun

    10/8/2016 11:10:49 PM, by MSLZZY

    Aside from getting lost trying to find our family at a friend's house, the day went well. Had we known the city better, it would have been no... Read more

  • A little MIA tomorrow

    10/7/2016 11:19:16 PM, by MSLZZY

    Big homecoming events tomorrow. It will be the first year that College DS will not be playing in marching band. He will be able to gather ... Read more

  • A little MIA tomorrow

    10/7/2016 11:19:12 PM, by MSLZZY

    Big homecoming events tomorrow. It will be the first year that College DS will not be playing in marching band. He will be able to gather ... Read more

  • Sharply colder

    10/6/2016 10:30:00 PM, by MSLZZY

    It rained most of the day. The wind is raw and cold. We have a freeze warning tonight. I think the garden could be done for the time being. M... Read more

  • Busy day, busy night

    10/5/2016 11:56:49 PM, by MSLZZY

    Almost a full day at the office but left early to babysit the youngest GC at first and the other 2 after a special event concluded. I could h... Read more

  • Pink Out Night

    10/4/2016 10:25:37 PM, by MSLZZY

    DD's volleyball match tonight was fun to watch but hard to watch the team lose. They wore pink for Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Better luck... Read more

  • What a marvelous Monday

    10/3/2016 10:28:09 PM, by MSLZZY

    Pleasantly warm, definitely windy. Tonight the rain moves in and we will have a brief taste of fall. Enjoy!... Read more

  • First day of October

    10/1/2016 10:23:05 PM, by MSLZZY

    Very next weather. Perfect day to do laundry, cook extra tomatoes into juice, clean house and mow the lawn. It took over 3 hours to get eve... Read more

  • Be careful what you share

    9/30/2016 3:18:25 PM, by MSLZZY

    Whether it is on FB or emails, be careful what you share. Sometimes too much information leads to a bad result. That said, I am not sharing m... Read more

  • One list down and one to go

    9/29/2016 11:38:55 PM, by MSLZZY

    Saved the biggest list for last. Working on sending out letter to all prior health insurance clients, old and young. Maybe 100 or so until ... Read more

  • Making lists

    9/28/2016 10:18:20 PM, by MSLZZY

    Getting ready for 2 big deadlines and both require making lists so no one is forgotten or overlooked. DH arrived home mid afternoon and was... Read more

  • A sibling reunion

    9/27/2016 11:30:59 PM, by MSLZZY

    Although I could not be there, DH took his mother to visit with her sister in a care center 2+ hours away. Her two brothers flew into Omaha a... Read more

  • Get up and get going

    9/27/2016 12:10:27 AM, by MSLZZY

    Use every minute of your day to do something, anything, that you can be proud of at the end of the day. DH is gone for 2 days and despite wo... Read more

  • Grandma time is almost over

    9/25/2016 10:38:01 PM, by MSLZZY

    I am back at DD's house, GS is asleep and the weekend is almost over. The laundry is done, the litter boxes are cleaned and the dishes are do... Read more

  • GS and I are a team

    9/24/2016 10:20:46 PM, by MSLZZY

    We had a wonderful morning while DH was gone to the farmers market. We went to 2 rummage sales and he didn't buy a thing. Home to do laundr... Read more


    9/24/2016 9:45:13 AM, by TECAVINESS

    I have finally made it back to Spark.I have had a long hard journey since we last blogged. I was diagnosed with Stage 4 Lymphocytic Leukemia. I ... Read more

  • A bundle of joy with a ton of energy

    9/23/2016 11:46:38 PM, by MSLZZY

    Now I know why the human race has children early in life. My, does the little man move. I stayed overnight, got up early to get organized a... Read more

  • GS is a real peach!

    9/22/2016 10:02:43 PM, by MSLZZY

    DD asked that I be here by 4:30. Just a few minutes late due to road construction. They left at 5 and GS and I went for a long walk with me ... Read more

  • Maxine and Nadine

    9/21/2016 11:17:37 PM, by MSLZZY

    Maxine was on hand today and I was so glad she was pushing things along as much as she did. We made a great team as we burned through so ma... Read more

  • The machine was spared

    9/20/2016 10:29:25 PM, by MSLZZY

    Avery productive day and I was all set to make one last double batch of noodles tonight and be done for the week. But life happens. The pag... Read more

  • I stepped back a bit

    9/19/2016 11:08:53 PM, by MSLZZY

    Only made 3 batches of noodles tonight but cooked up all of the ripe tomatoes. DD wanted some tomato juice last night but the cupboards ar... Read more

  • Tired of IT!

    9/19/2016 9:42:42 PM, by MOSTEDGAARD

    AAAAAARRRRRRGGGGGGGGHHHHHHH! I am so frustrated! HELP ME! Tell me I'm doing the right thing, tell me it gets better, tell me I will see prog... Read more

  • A different focus

    9/18/2016 9:30:13 PM, by MSLZZY

    No more gutters or housecleaning today. After Bible study, church and coffee time, DH changed clothes to do farm chores and I started maki... Read more

  • The gutters are done

    9/17/2016 11:23:47 PM, by MSLZZY

    as well as housecleaning, laundry and mowing the lawn. No wonder I am ready for bed. Sleep well! I know I will. HUGS!... Read more

  • The Change Up Challenge

    9/17/2016 12:14:07 AM, by MSLZZY

    An article of SP today stated that changing things up is a good way to do something beside the same old routine. I really hadn't intended to ... Read more

  • Super wet day

    9/15/2016 8:59:28 PM, by MSLZZY

    The weatherman predicted just .25 of an inch of rain. We just stuck under a "training" system and the rain tracked over us all morning and in... Read more

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