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  • Time to clear out the basement

    5/4/2016 10:50:45 PM, by MSLZZY

    Guess that won't happen for some time. The neighbor hatched some of our eggs and we have 42 new baby chicks with more to come. He had too m... Read more

  • Tip Top Tuesday

    5/3/2016 10:52:49 PM, by MSLZZY

    I was at the top of my game today. SIL was at an all day meeting but texted me and called twice so we stayed in touch just fine. I attacke... Read more

  • Having a Senior Moment

    5/2/2016 11:08:03 PM, by MSLZZY

    I knew the café would be closed today so the owners could go to a family funeral. But I headed uptown at 6 am, realized what day it was and p... Read more

  • Happy May Day!

    5/1/2016 10:23:30 PM, by MSLZZY

    The rain finally moved away late this morning and we are all ready for sunshine and drier conditions. The goat lot is a very muddy mess and... Read more

  • "Jam" session with the GC

    4/30/2016 6:41:47 PM, by MSLZZY

    All the GC arrived about 10 am and we got into making jelly and jam. First was grape jelly made with juice from our own Concorde grapes. Af... Read more

  • Preparing for another rainy day

    4/29/2016 9:17:12 PM, by MSLZZY

    If the forecast is to be believed, we are in for another 1-2 inches of rain. Much luckier than our neighbors to the south in Nebraska and eve... Read more

  • Struggling

    4/29/2016 2:31:08 AM, by EHERATH

    Well, Monday is almost here. I'm excited and nervous for it, but I'm starting to get cold feet. Is weight loss surgery the route I really want to... Read more

  • Another missed blog

    4/28/2016 9:49:57 PM, by MSLZZY

    Not sure where my mind was last night but I must have been really tired because I did not think to blog. SIL and I have really been workin... Read more

  • Weigh In

    4/28/2016 12:37:57 PM, by MOSTEDGAARD

    I need to back up to Tuesday night in order to tell this story properly. Tuesday I had a great day tracking everything I ate and I was 57 calori... Read more

  • All the young talent came out tonight

    4/26/2016 10:07:28 PM, by MSLZZY

    I am very partial to trombone players and tonight's first selection by the young band members would have made DS so proud. The very first sel... Read more

  • A splendid spring concert for the GC

    4/25/2016 10:54:46 PM, by MSLZZY

    It was fun to watch the young children sing and play their band instruments with such enthusiasm. Aaron was a handful but even he got into ... Read more

  • Band concerts are officially over

    4/24/2016 9:57:12 PM, by MSLZZY

    The symphonic and concert bands put on a rousing concert this afternoon. DS is relieved and in celebration, we went out for ice cream. As w... Read more

  • Awesome day!

    4/23/2016 11:35:54 PM, by MSLZZY

    DD and I put our heads together with the help of GD and off to shopping we went. We stopped at the bridal shop to get color swatches and went... Read more

  • And now to bed

    4/22/2016 10:42:26 PM, by MSLZZY

    Since neither of my agents were in the office until later this afternoon, I was able to work on a few projects so when they did arrive, it wo... Read more

  • The rain has moved away

    4/21/2016 11:21:04 PM, by MSLZZY

    Since the weatherman had indicated only a few hundredths of rain, it was very odd to check out the rain gauge to find well over an inch of ... Read more

  • Forging ahead

    4/20/2016 10:22:13 PM, by MSLZZY

    My agent has changed a bit of the workflow this morning so I have to be very focused on my to-do list. Some of the items are fairly easy-if I... Read more

  • My PCOS Story

    4/20/2016 9:19:44 PM, by EHERATH

    Here I am, sitting at the computer debating whether or not I should even be writing this. If my family reads it, they may become upset with me--w... Read more

  • Symphonic Concert tonight

    4/19/2016 5:25:28 PM, by MSLZZY

    DS has another concert tonight and MIL will be traveling with us. Those hour long trips to the U will be fading fast with the end of the sc... Read more

  • Never Going To Quit

    4/19/2016 2:51:44 PM, by MAKEITBETTER

    By definition, the word fail means to stop. As long as I haven't stopped, I have not failed. Even though people tell me I have. Even though that ... Read more

  • The Jazz Concert was great!

    4/18/2016 11:24:21 PM, by MSLZZY

    Very Jazzy and featured guest performer, Chris Vidala. DS was lucky enough to get his autograph. And the man was very pleasant and down to ... Read more

  • As the weekend comes to an end

    4/17/2016 10:40:59 PM, by MSLZZY

    I look back at the last 7 days, everything that has transpired and all the wonderful things that surround me and I can say with a clear and... Read more

  • The piano recital and more

    4/16/2016 10:33:53 PM, by MSLZZY

    Up as early as usual, off to the café for my morning coffee, then home to find DH just getting up. I spent part of the morning picking up twi... Read more

  • The 4th of July tradition

    4/15/2016 3:09:47 PM, by MSLZZY

    Back in 1970, when our friend, Roger, returned home from the service, he started the annual 4th of July Parade, complete with patriotic theme... Read more

  • One big happy family

    4/14/2016 9:44:13 PM, by MSLZZY

    I was unable to go to the funeral today but DH did and he stayed for the lunch. The church was absolutely packed-possible 500 people. I don... Read more

  • Jealousy and Pants

    4/14/2016 10:20:23 AM, by MOSTEDGAARD

    Let me first begin by saying that I realize I am complaining in this blog and that I have a lot to be thankful for, but I just need a forum to co... Read more

  • The family visitation

    4/13/2016 10:29:12 PM, by MSLZZY

    Our friend's family had a 4 hour visitation this afternoon and evening at the funeral home just down the block from us, really just one house... Read more

  • Tickled pink but again...

    4/12/2016 11:21:52 PM, by MSLZZY

    Very productive day as I finished all the crop reports, verified and faxed in before the deadline. I downloaded a new program on the compute... Read more

  • I have a new toy

    4/11/2016 10:54:40 PM, by MSLZZY

    Well, hardly a toy but a new computer in the office. I am hoping to get all of my programs, links, usernames and passwords transferred from t... Read more

  • A fun family day

    4/10/2016 10:19:55 PM, by MSLZZY

    After babysitting the GC last night, DD and SIL traveled here for church and we had our first grill out of the year. I made the potato salad ... Read more

  • Busy Saturday

    4/9/2016 9:33:18 PM, by MSLZZY

    Not so unusual to dig into projects and get things done. I swept the front porch, entry, living room and dining room, washed the sheets and p... Read more

  • Almost the weekend

    4/8/2016 10:19:38 PM, by MSLZZY

    Both of my agents were gone this afternoon so I had the chance to close the office early and took advantage of it. I spent an hour at DS's ... Read more

  • Hang on to your hat Thursday

    4/7/2016 11:12:07 PM, by MSLZZY

    Another very windy day and nothing stays in one place long unless it is tied down. We banded the last of the baby goats and dehorned them j... Read more

  • Learning to pay attention to details

    4/6/2016 10:19:36 PM, by MSLZZY

    Everyday life is full of details. Some are so minor and insignificant as to be almost invisible. So details are large and looming and not to ... Read more

  • The New Kids on the Block(farm)

    4/5/2016 9:25:32 PM, by MSLZZY

    We have a Deni and a Desi(2 boys). We have an Eli and an Ember. New today-Ben and Jerry and Lori and Loni(nannies). I think we are done w... Read more

  • DH and MIL had a lovely visit

    4/4/2016 11:21:16 PM, by MSLZZY

    The happy wanderers arrived home midafternoon and said the birthday party was great and so many relatives to visit with but they were glad to... Read more

  • Taking a rest day?

    4/3/2016 8:53:59 PM, by MSLZZY

    Not really. After DH and MIL left, it was too late to make it to church on time so I decided to do some laundry. Then there were 4 trips to t... Read more

  • USD had won the WNIT Championship!

    4/2/2016 10:03:02 PM, by MSLZZY

    My, oh, my! What a fantastic afternoon. The Dakota Dome was filled with 7,415 cheering fans and most were wearing red. The team from Florid... Read more

  • I think I am ready to do my taxes

    4/1/2016 10:19:25 PM, by MSLZZY

    Not that I really have much choice since my appointment is tomorrow at 11 am. It is a week earlier than last year as I got behind a mass of f... Read more

  • The USD Women win!

    3/31/2016 10:30:59 PM, by MSLZZY

    Yes, the team had a very impressive win over Oregon last night, 88 to 54! It was definitely the most exciting game of the year and the team i... Read more

  • DO IT TODAY.........

    3/30/2016 6:27:03 PM, by LINDAMARIEZ1

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