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  • Back home from babysitting

    3/19/2018 7:43:38 AM, by MSLZZY

    I love babysitting the GC and we had a wonderful Saturday afternoon and evening and a great Sunday. We played games and enjoyed each other's ... Read more

  • The geese are flying north-is this Spring?

    3/16/2018 7:38:15 AM, by MSLZZY

    Silly geese are trying to get back north but circle around most nights to find a good place to feed and rest. With the current weather situat... Read more

  • Taking time for me

    3/12/2018 7:18:36 PM, by MSLZZY

    I had my echocardiogram this morning and the technician was very thorough and polite. It took longer than expected but she didn't give out to... Read more

  • Babysitting the GC

    3/10/2018 9:44:21 PM, by MSLZZY

    I had the pleasure of babysitting the 4 GC in Irene while Mom and Dad did some last minute shopping before taking a trip starting next Sunday... Read more

  • Why I Am Just In A Funk

    3/10/2018 9:53:17 AM, by ON_A_DIET

    This morning, I woke up to the beautiful bright sun shining in my window. As it has been dreary lately and I am a sun worshiper,... Read more

  • Yes, it snowed.

    3/6/2018 11:50:06 AM, by MSLZZY

    Before the storm Read more

  • Day One of a 2 day blizzard

    3/5/2018 6:27:55 PM, by MSLZZY

    The blizzard warning started at 6 am this morning and will continue until 6 pm tomorrow night. Currently 29 with snow and blowing snow. The w... Read more

  • Windshield time

    3/3/2018 10:59:44 PM, by MSLZZY

    When you have to drive for hours and lots of miles to get there, we call that "windshield time". We drove over 3 hours to get to Pierre and s... Read more

  • The Return of Real Food

    2/28/2018 3:19:42 PM, by ON_A_DIET

    For the past 8 days, I have been on the Prism diet. The diet was brutal torture for this Mediterranean girl. Such diet claims to be faith-b... Read more

  • Another milestone

    2/26/2018 6:34:29 AM, by MSLZZY

    Jacob Thomas Edwin has been baptized. It was a wo... Read more

  • I Would Like To Create A Professional Blog

    2/25/2018 11:03:20 PM, by ON_A_DIET

    Lately, I have been thinking about making a professional blog. First, I have not been able to pin-point my niche. Then, I am not sure h... Read more

  • More snow on the way

    2/23/2018 11:22:03 PM, by MSLZZY

    Another 4-6 inches of snow, depending on who you talk to. Another 4-6 overnight. Ready to spring!... Read more

  • My 3 sons

    2/18/2018 7:12:50 AM, by MSLZZY

    DS3 was home to play in an alumni BB game. We invited DS1 to come with us and join us for dinner. Pork roast, mashed potatoes, gravy and sc... Read more

  • Thank You For Being Sparkfriends

    2/17/2018 10:30:34 AM, by ON_A_DIET

    Hello Sparkfriends,, There are times when I need to talk. It could be about anything. But, I need to talk. I appreciate you being there. ... Read more

  • Jacob's Forever Family Day!

    2/15/2018 9:09:12 PM, by MSLZZY

    The Forever Family with the same judge who declar... Read more

  • Happy Valentine's Day!

    2/14/2018 7:31:51 AM, by MSLZZY

    I am blogging early this morning as the day will go quickly and I have to take advantage of the quiet morning. I will work until early aftern... Read more

  • Now he tells me...

    2/13/2018 10:15:41 PM, by MSLZZY

    What I learn from DH is what I hear him telling others while he is on the phone. I can't help but hear him as he talks loudly. I don't think... Read more

  • Lifestyle changes but first

    2/8/2018 7:53:13 AM, by MSLZZY

    Our hot water heated started leaking. It was only 6 years old and almost out of warranty. We had it replaced yesterday. A little shorter and ... Read more

  • Happy Wednesday!

    2/7/2018 7:58:09 AM, by MSLZZY

    It has been a few days since I blogged but I am truly glad to have my car back. Not really driving more than usual although we did drive my c... Read more

  • A Frugal Super Bowl Spread

    2/4/2018 5:11:55 PM, by ON_A_DIET

    I really don't know much about football. A football. Men in tight pants. An end zone. A field goal post. Other men on side lines g... Read more

  • Molly, the car, is home~

    2/1/2018 7:05:31 PM, by MSLZZY

    Oh, happy day! Molly is back home and parked in front of the house. Just in time for DIL to borrow her if she doesn't find another car to rep... Read more

  • DIL is Okay

    1/31/2018 11:30:56 AM, by MSLZZY

    No injuries, no tickets but a car that may be totaled and can be replaced. Prayers answered. ... Read more

  • Unsettling news

    1/31/2018 9:03:40 AM, by MSLZZY

    I just had a text from SIL. Our second son's wife was in a car accident and details are few and far between. It appears another vehicle decid... Read more

  • Being Real By Eating Real

    1/29/2018 5:33:54 PM, by ON_A_DIET

    OK, don't yell at me yet. You just might hear where I am coming from. Of course there are all kinds of diets. You might say lifestyles. C... Read more

  • The Saga of Molly and Baby Jacob

    1/26/2018 10:13:02 PM, by MSLZZY

    As you may have read, Molly has been in the repair shop for almost a week. I called Tuesday to see if the mechanic had any idea what was goin... Read more

  • More excitement

    1/24/2018 9:23:23 AM, by MSLZZY

    DH had another issue yesterday. He was so sweaty after doing 10 minutes of chores that he thought he needed to be checked out. I sent him to ... Read more

  • Snowstorm may not be as bad as preidcted.

    1/21/2018 10:01:27 PM, by MSLZZY

    The weather forecast has been scaled back a bit There may be less snow, only 4-8 inches, but the wind will still cause havoc. Some schools ar... Read more

  • Advance warning

    1/20/2018 8:15:55 PM, by MSLZZY

    It really helps to have advance warning of a winter storm and we took advantage of it, DH and DS did extra chores today. They moved young pul... Read more

  • Happy Birthday, Little Man!

    1/19/2018 6:59:20 PM, by MSLZZY

    Our youngest GS turns one today and he is a joy and delight. We know that the adoption just has to put on the docket and that should be soon.... Read more

  • Just checking in

    1/18/2018 7:42:57 AM, by MSLZZY

    DH had a return to the family doctor but had a new one to discuss his health issues with yesterday. He was given information on prediabetes ... Read more

  • I Am Working On It

    1/17/2018 12:14:02 PM, by ON_A_DIET

    What is this masterpiece I am working on? The "art" of not complaining. If you know me, you know I do it alot. I either complain abo... Read more

  • Life is getting better.

    1/15/2018 7:34:48 AM, by MSLZZY

    Aside from DH's complaints of feeling tired, has no energy and wants to rest all day, at least I can occupy myself and focus on what I need t... Read more

  • DH and an update

    1/12/2018 9:01:29 AM, by MSLZZY

    I thought I should post an update on DH before the weekend. He had a narrowed artery that the Doctor did not want to add another stent to the... Read more

  • DH is in the hospital

    1/8/2018 6:57:15 PM, by MSLZZY

    He was taken by ambulance this morning to the local hospital. He was transferred to the Heart Hospital this afternoon. I did chores, checked... Read more

  • Day 5, 2018

    1/5/2018 7:31:33 AM, by MSLZZY

    I started a steak of tracking nutrition this year. Not a resolution but a mindful exercise to be aware of what I am eating. Making this a new... Read more

  • Day One, 2018

    1/1/2018 11:17:18 PM, by MSLZZY

    As the first day of the New year progressed, I was focused on starting fresh, as I do each year. The kitchen has been washed-ceiling, walls ... Read more

  • My 2017 Life

    1/1/2018 10:08:05 AM, by ON_A_DIET

    In 2017, I was blessed with a new job as a contributing writer to a well-known website called All Women's Talk. I get to write anything and ever... Read more

  • A mini panic yesterday

    12/27/2017 7:55:13 AM, by MSLZZY

    Christmas was wonderful. I had a chance to hold Baby Jacob as he took an afternoon nap. 2 and 1/2 hours of snuggling. It was a shame when he ... Read more

  • Happy Birthday Molly

    12/26/2017 11:37:43 PM, by DEB2448

    Molly celebrated her 6th Birthday today. My how she has grown! Read more

  • Merry Christmas!

    12/25/2017 7:15:28 AM, by MSLZZY

    Church at 10:30 then off to DD's for lunch, opening gifts and playing games. I wish you all a wonderful day! HUGS!... Read more

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