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7/22/16 8:12 A

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I bet, and bet you are going to be so glad to turn the baby back over to her mommy so that you get a break---hope you get back when she has a couple of days off so you can get a real break from the baby---as much as we love them, babies are a lot of work--that is why young people are supposed to have them---LOL
So glad you are getting to see those different people on this trip--nowadays you never know how much longer someone has. I will be working a Memorial service for a church member on Saturday---he will be missed greatly.

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I'm really really getting excited about getting back to my water classes next week!

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Before leaving North Platte we went and rousted another friend out of bed and visited for about an hour. This is a couple 10 years younger than us who were our bowling teammates for several years and catching up was fun. I was sorry to wake her when she works 2 jobs but she didn't want to totally miss us. We are at my sister's and bil's for probably 2 nights so we can spend time with dad then it's off to Florida which will be one or two more nights on the road. Usually it's 2 long days.

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7/21/16 7:14 A

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That is so nice that you got to visit with old friends and catch up with them. Also good that tomorrow you get more of a break from being on the road. Will you stay there a couple of days to rest up a bit?
Had a good pool workout last night--finally, no storms to chase us out--although one came thru earlier---and totally unexpected, too.

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Other than that old midwestern wind the weather was pretty good. We got to North Platte about 3 and were able to get our room early. I put a post on FB that we were in town so our old neighbor came by with her daughter and 2 granddaughters. We lived here for 13 1/2 years and all 3 of our girls were born here. Our old neighbros were Tim and Karen. They had one daughter just a few months before our middle one. Tim died from MS several years after we moved away but Karen and Tami are still here and stopped by the motel to visit. Tami has 2 daughters-one is a junior in high school and the second is just under 2. It was great to be able to visit with old friends. Tomorrow we're only driving the few hours to Lincoln where we grew up and will stay with my sister and brother in law plus spend time with my dad who is 92.

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7/20/16 7:48 A

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Hope you don't run into any bad weather and when you stop, it is decent enough for the baby to be put down to crawl around some.

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7/19/16 8:40 P

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We're in Laramie, Wyoming,for the night. Aaliyah has been traveling very well. I hope it's not too horribly hot for the next few days. I'm glad you were able to get to the pool.

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7/19/16 6:49 A

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Hope the trip home is uneventful and that the baby travels well. Think you will be traveling thru a heat wave in the midwest.
Went to the pool last night---really needed it as my left knee had decided to lock up---have no idea why---got half an hour in the pool and a storm came thru and we all had to get out---and we had 3 newbies trying out the class---not a good way to start them off. The pool did help the knee, plus I iced it and took ibuprofen when I got home.

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Yes, I do and you're right about the road construction. I try to stay in Orange Park for the most part. I guess it's time to get Aaliyah ready for bed. We probably have 3-4 days of driving to get home.

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Having traveled thru Jacksonville several times, would not want to live with that traffic either. Always construction on 95---at least that is what it seems like. My oldest son lived west of there for a few years---in the middle of nowhere---about an hour and a half from there--do you know what I mean about that area?
Nothing planned for today---except for the pool tonight---really need the exercise so hoping no storms.

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7/17/16 3:37 P

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I agree . My favorite place was north Platte, Nebraska, with a population of 24 000, here we lived for 13 years and had all our kids. A good job offer then took us to the Jacksonville. Florida, area of 800,000. Yuck

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7/17/16 7:21 A

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I could not imagine living in a big city and dealing with those traffic issues daily. One of the reasons why I avoid Ocean City in the summer is the traffic, esp. on a weekend--and it is not near as bad as city traffic is normally.
It was a tad cooler yesterday--90 but high humidity---at least the ac handled it a bit better.

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I could have happily hopped on a plane and flown home. The drive out of Washington was just as bad as getting to the space needle which was about 40 mph under the speed limit if we were even moving. We're in Oregon now-don't know if there's anything special to do here or if we're just driving through but it will be homeward bound from here on.

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Oh, my, that would be the end for me---when I do travel I try to avoid city traffic during the 2 rush hours, knowing that would stress me to the max.
Too darn hot here for much of anything---although we did ride down to Chincoteague yesterday and got my ice cream fix--it was soooo good.

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after the horrible drive today due to traffic jams through the Seattle area I think he may be.

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7/15/16 7:25 A

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You will need the pool when you get home, after all the riding you will do---and a break from the baby, too. I could not imagine letting my first baby go off like this, even with my mom---well, esp. with my mom---she was not and still is not a baby person, if you know what I mean. I had to let my MIL have my 2nd baby for a week when my oldest son was too sick for me to take care of both plus the baby did not need to be around strep throat. Glad your dh had a pair of glasses available but hope he is ready to head home now.
Super hot and humid here---ac is struggling to even maintain a bearable temp here in the house---so tired of this heat wave!

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It can be tough, that's for sure. She wants out of the car seat as soon as we stop but we can't always do that and then when she gets out and crawling around the room she wants to be held. She managed to grab Larry's glasses this evening so he went off to Walmart to see if they could be fixed and can't. Luckily he always keeps his last pair in the glove box so he does have something that will work. That may make us start heading home, though. This motel has a huge pool but with just a couple hours down to eat, feed the baby, etc, like you side, there's just not any big desire to push me to get down there. Hope I can get right back to it when we get home!!

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WOW, you have been quite far on this trip with a baby---no wonder you don't have the energy to work out--taking care of the little one is a lot of work. I would love to drive across the country and stop and see what I wanted to see---always been a dream of mine.
Going to be super hot here for the next 2 days--heat index of 105 to 110---not fit to do anything in this weather, for sure. And a storm came thru last night so no pool.

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I have brought my swimsuit but haven't done any swimming. The motels have pretty nice pools but I just haven't felt energetic enough to change and try to do a workout in the pool.

With the stop today we have travelled from the SE corner of the country (FL) to the NW corner (WA). I wonder if he's almost through this urge to drive. We may drive to Washington State University where our oldest got her master's degree and get a picture or two and then I think we'll go to Oregon. We've done enough of California so hopefully Oregon and then head east from there. I know a baby who needs to get to know her parents again.

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Sounds like all of you are tired and will need to take it slower getting home. Glad you were able to sleep.
Went to a ool party last nigh tbut did not get in the pool--it was so nice outside and a bit cool that I didn't want to get wet and then be cold when I got out--but had a lovely time chatting. Tried a new recipe on them---made a lemon angel food cake---took a can of lemon pie filling and an angel food cake mix--mixed the 2 together and baked--it was nice and moist and just the right amount of lemon taste.

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Everyone did leave the pool before closing time or else I just slept through some of it. Because we're both tired and Aaliya isn't feeling well we're just going to relax and drive around town some today. I'm sure there's something to see plus this girl needs something fit for 45 degree weather and we really don't feel like spending more than 9 hours in the car again today. We'll have to spend some time deciding which direction we want to take towards home.

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Hope you called the front desk if they didn't quiet down at the right time. Hope the trip home is okay---poor baby--teething hurts--and now you will be tired so it might take longer to get home---make sure you all stop if you are tired.
Good pool workout last night!

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Our room is poolside and there are some noisy people out there. I really hope the management shuts it down at the time the sign says.

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The poor baby is teething and very uncomfortable so our nights are really bad. Tomorrow we will be in the car all day getting to and from Glacier national park. It will probably have to be a drive through so we cagey back here.for some sleep before we start back home.

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Soundsl ike she is enjoying the attention----hope she is not too spoiled when she gets back home.
Super hot and humid here---we have pool tonight and almost don't want to go out in it to get there---LOL---but have to go water the plants for my friend so will do that before we hit the pool--too hot right now to water things.

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We plan to stop on our way out of town and find her some tourist type clothes. The temperature outside in the wind can be nippy but the cabin is nice. She has really been enjoying all the other kids and she never lacks for someone to pick her up when she gets tired.

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Oh, my, traveling home will be a lot of stops---she will need to get out and crawl and move around more. Guess she needs some warmer clothes--a cute sweatshirt or 2 from different locations and get them big so she can wear them longer---LOL
Had lovely weather yesterday here--spend all morning and part of the afternoon outside, pulling weeds, helping dh with branches he cut down, sitting outside on the deck and eating lunch and reading a book---oh, if summer could always be that nice--low humidity and a wonderful breeze.
Have a good Sunday.

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He HAS put it back on Craigslist but he had to take a quick ride before putting it in the garage. Yes, he and his brother are both extraordinarily stubborn.
Aaliyah is being a pain today-won't finish a bottle before she wants down to play. Very active girl here!

We had a vegetarian style dinner with beans, olives, onion, spinach leaves and salsa for dinner. Not too bad but hard to eat with a small child on my lap begging. I gave her a few very tiny nibbles of the beans and she loved that. Now I'm trying to get her to take a short nap so she doesn't fall asleep at 6 for her "night's sleep" We have to get out tomorrow to buy more clothes because even though her mom packed lots of clothes she packed for a Florida holiday week rather than a mountain week. If we don't do that tonight we'll stop on the way up to the park.

Well, it looks like Aaliyah has learned to crawl with her pacifier and going back to pick it up when she drops it. lol

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Hope they have no issues traveling and arrive safely. Sounds like David is stubborn but not thinking right either---if he couldn't hold it up the first time, why does he think he can hold it up now that he is actually weaker? MEN!
Getting a new washer---mine has had issues over the last year+ and it smelled like it was burning the last time I used it and the drum is not rotating freely--so I got one of the new Samsungs with the little door in the front loader where you can add something if you forgot it. They are delivering it on Monday---I was surprised on the 4th since it is a holiday---hope it comes early just to have it so I can catch up on laundry---I will have several loads by then---LOL

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Good morning. I am having a peanut bar and water for breakfast but when Kathy gets up she'll try to feed us again. Maybe she'll have some more of those fresh cherries from yesterday. Those were really good. We haven't done much of anything other than visit, watch tv and eat. We were ALL trying to tell his brother David that he can NOT ride this motorcycle he just brught home again last night. He bought that stupid think online from Jacksonville, Fl, where we live and had to have it shipped to Loveland, CO, where he lives because we refused to tow it. Well, his first ride out he discovered he couldn't hold it up when stopped for a light and it fell breaking his ankle. That was more than a year ago and he is still in PT and just got off the blood thinners from the clots he had. Nope, he says he's going to ride it. Hopefully he doesn't kill himself and leave Kathy a widow with the parkinsons or whatever she has that makes it nearly impossible to feed herself without spilling all over.

My middle daughter, her dh and our grandson have just headed out of Jacksonville to head west on I 10 to meet up with her sister (our oldest) and their daughter to caravan up to Lincoln, Nebraska, for the night before driving tomorrow to Estes Park for the reunion. I'll be looking for texts all day so I know everything is going okay on the roads.

Have a wonderful day!

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Hope things are going smoothly on the trip.
Not much to report today---should have done more yesterday--but I did get the kitchen and bathroom floors swept and mopped.

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oh yeay!!

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Good idea to do the driveway and get some movement in---sure you have sat way too much and are feeling it.

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Sorry you aren't getting your pool time. I'm thinkingof putting Aaliyah in the stroller and doing some laps around the driveway since there are no sidewalks and it's a busy street.

Yes, Linda has always been the woe is me type and just gets worse with age. Her husband dying didn't help-just made her angrier.
Well Aaliyah is awake, changed and fed so I guess I should start on myself.

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CD, hope you got in that pool time---sounds like you enjoy running.
Kerry, why does Linda bother to even go to family events if she is like that---or does she enjoy going and making people madder at her? What a sad person! Glad your SIL is enjoying the baby and you have someone to entertain her so you can get a small break. Kathy is probably thrilled to be able to entertain a little one.
Good pool workout last night---then went out for pizza afterwards. No pool next Monday because it is the 4th---bummer!

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Good evening. We are in Loveland, CO. with Larry's brother and sister in law. Aaliyah is having a blast so hopefully she will be worn out at bedtime. She really likes Aunt Kathy and is playing with her. Kathy and David never had kids so they are enjoying her. At least Kathy is though she can't really hold her with her palsy. We will be here for a couple of days before heading to Estes Park for the reunion.

Larry's sister Linda only ever had one child and he is in his 40s now so no one worried about that then and she is estranged from him which is apparently all his fault, but then Linda doesn't like anyone including her siblings. She has no friends because she is rude to everyone and then seems proud of the fact that she has done that. I'm glad I don't have to see her more than once a year.

I hear a baby whining so I guess I should change her and get her to sleep.

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Happy Wednesday everyone! Got in a good run this morning and hopefully the scattered showers in the forecast will pass quickly so I can get in some pool time!

Hello From Beautiful Sunny Pensacola, Florida.
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Honestly, don't they realize how bad that is for a baby? Do they smoke around their grands? My mom would come watch our boys but knew she had to go outside to smoke---My sister smoked and caused problems for her kids so she had to start going outside to smoke--and now my mom doesn't and my sister has to go outside again to smoke.
Not surprised that the baby is not responding well to all the people and the turmoil in her life right now. Hope you are able to get some rest.
Looking forward to the pool tonight!

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We visited Larry's sister today and sat on the deck because of all years of people smoking. I can't handle that and won't force a baby to. She was her normal self--complaining about everything and everyone. I need to return my sister's call plus spend some time with dad.

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We visited Larry's sister today and sat on the deck because of all years of people smoking. I can't handle that and won't force a baby to. She was her normal self--complaining about everything and everyone. I need to return my sister's call plus spend some time with dad.

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We visited Larry's sister today and sat on the deck because of all years of people smoking. I can't handle that and won't force a baby to. She was her normal self--complaining about everything and everyone. I need to return my sister's call plus spend some time with dad.

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Larry might have been thinking they might not have been able to put up with a fussy baby during the nights. She will probably be out of sorts the whole trip as it is not a normal routine---I think you might have a rough time of it---and the hotel might be what she will need---not so much stimulation and so many different people wanting to hold her. She will need some down time, for sure. Glad you arrived safely.

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Good evening. I hope you're having a good weekend. We have made it to Lincoln, Nebraska and spent a few minutes visiting with my dad and step mom. We were invited to stay with them but Larry opted for a motel so we're not obligated to spend too much time with anyone, I guess. Right now it's bed time. The College world series is done for the night and Aaliyah is wide awake! I hope she sleeps longer without crying tonight. This may be a new motel but there are a lot of people here. I would hate to be tossed out for a noisy baby.

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Men! LOL----they don't listen! My dh seems to think if we only have one gallon in the fridge that we will run out very shortly---now, if we still had kids, that would be an issue but not with just the 2 of us.
Safe travels, hope everything fits in the car and that they baby travels well. Have a good time!

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Daughter had some good news-that because they were cutting hours she would get a raise to make up for it. Hope that comes through soon.

I think, I hope, I have everything ready for loading the car tomorrow and hope we can fit everything in!! Our bags will go in the front seat since I will be sitting in back with the baby. Her stuff can go on the floor under her car seat where I can reach it. I'm waiting for the washing machine to get done so I can get everything into the dryer before bed. The dishes are done. I still need to dump out the rest of the milk and will have daughter take home the other gallon my husband bought after I told him I had been to the store already. emoticon

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Lindsey, make that your motivation to get back to the pool!
Kerry, oops, not good at all---hope she either starts looking for a new job or gets her hours back.
Good workout in the pool last night---needed it after helping a bit with the project---it is all finished and pictures on my page. Really pleased with how it looks and amazed that dh got it done so quickly---I really expected it to take a couple of weeks---he really only worked on it for 3 days.
More rain and storms today---looks like clearing at the moment, then more later. Have a good Thursday

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I'm really missing my pool time, too, but it has nothing to do with health issues rather it's due to us getting ready for vacation while also babysitting and making sure our daughter gets to work on time. Hopefully by the time we get back she will still have the job or a new one. I guess she complained about something at today's meeting so they cut her hours. She's one of those who thinks she is always right which doesn't work well at work. I will be glad to get out of town for a while.

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Bad news is that I'm still not swimming. Good news is that I got a new swim suit.

DD had a teacher who used to say, "Don't ever say you 'can't'; say instead 'physically unable to do at this time.'" I'm going with that.

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We did buy a few smaller bricks and will see what happens as we go---at least he kind of knows how to break the half brick if we need to---LOL--Lowe's gets money back from the manufacturer so would not give them up or discount them---bummer---Walmart would---LOL
Traveling with a baby is pretty intense for items needed--I remember our first trip to Disney with a 7 month old---had to take lots of jars of food and a portable crib and stroller---although we did use the Disney strollers while there, but it was nice around the hotel to have our own, plus a backpack to put him in at times, --thankfully we had a van to travel in---it was quite packed! I don't know how people travel by plane with an infant!
Hope you can get to the pool today--I am looking forward to my visit tonight.
We had quite the thunderstorm come thru last night---and some nice rain for my plants.

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No water again today. Busy with grandkids and getting ready for vacation. It's been a long time since I traveled with a baby. I found a few things for me and formula, diapers, etc, for Aaliiyah. I'm sure her mom will pack 10x what she needs and what we have rom for since we're travelling in a Honda Fit. It's about bedtime since we have to head out just after 8 so Trish can use my car for her work meeting.

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I hope you can find the bricks you need without a lot of expense.
Aaliyah's dad just started a second (part-time) job to help pay bills so they can get a new a/c unit and a second car.
I'm trying to get things together for the trip and Larry gets a phone call from the bank that his debit card has been compromised. Apparently someone at Walmart in Texas has been using different numbers to buy stuff as ours isn't the only one it happened to on the same day. This happened last year at this time, too. They cancelled his card and will have to send a new one to his brother's house in Colorado so we can pick it up then. I keep trying to tell him it's better to put everything on the credit card but he's gotten into the habit of using the debit for even the smallest of payments. such a pain!

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You should ask Aaliyah's dad to help---after all you do for them, they should be pleased to do a little something for you---honestly, I think that is why Andy doesn't do much for us---his gf always bitches about him doing stuff---not like we don't watch Reagann enough for them---and with them moving and it being further to drive, it has been a bit of an issue with gas for dh's truck costing me more--and now that we take her home, too--a bigger issue---but we are doing that to save our gd from the wrath of her mom when she is tired from a long day at work.
Maybe the next time she complains about it, you should have a Bible verse to say to her about it---sounds like she needs it! After all, the leaders of the church decided how much they would pay and it is not for her to question ---if she doesn't like it, she needs to go to them.
We had a nice time with the boys and my mom yesterday---dh also got more done on the project and it looks great--now the complicated area---I think we will need some more half bricks---and I hope we can find out if Lowe's has any broken bricks---he inadvertently broke a half block yesterday but it fit nicely in an odd spot we had.
Hot weather has returned so the ac is now on again---I did enjoy last week with the cooler temps. Looking forward to the pool tonight.

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The only kids we've seen today is our grandson who came to church with us. He's supposed to come back over this evening and spend the night.

Our daughter did come pick Aaliyah up last night about 11:30 and then I was off to bed. Aaliyah gave her daddy a nice gift today by crawling across the room to him then giving him some raspberries. lol I asked where the video was but it was the one time she didn't take any.

I am so glad to be done with counting for at least a month. Today went well except Elaine kept complaining about the check from the school and how it was marked. The school rents our education building year round and has been a great help getting our mortgage nearly paid off but she has never liked the owner and keeps saying he's trying to rip us off, etc. It gets old FAST.

I'm glad your son helped. I wish I had one who could help move things like that headboard. It is built like a cabinet with storage under a shelf for books or toys. Every time I ask my son in law Sarah gets mad even if I mention doing something and he offers to help so...not much help there.

Well, dinner is done, grandson is back so I guess it's time to finish up my sparking. Have a great evening.





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Lol, so did you get the headboard/bookshelf moved? From what you say about your friend, no wonder he wants you there--LOL I don't blame you, I would not want to be going to pick her up that late either. Did you keep the baby overnight or did she come by and get her?. How will she manage the work issue when you are gone or will you be leaving your car for her to use? Nice that you got to see your oldest.
Actually, I got to see my oldest yesterday--I called to see if he would come help with the project for a couple of hours---we got a great start but he was getting snippy by the end of 2 hours and I knew it was time to quit---we got 4 long runs and the start of another. Then later dh went back out and at his own pace, he finished off that run and another. Think we have finished the long runs now---now all the confusing areas come into play---so dh can lay a few a day and then decide what we need for the problem areas.
Hope you have a nice Father's day and that your dh gets to see some of the kids.

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Yesterday I let Trish take my car so I didn't have to pick her up from work at 11:15 p.m. This morning Larry went to church for the Men's breakfast and meeting. He makes the breakfast casseroles the guys love. Guess he was told by the finance chair that I need to go to the finance meetings even if the pastor doesn't think I belong there. He seems to think I'm more sane than the financial secretary who is our lead counter. lol I didn't feel like going Monday and next month I won't be in town so he'll have to do without me for a while.

Our oldest daughter came to town from Niceville, FL, where she lives and after getting her sister to cut her hair we all had lunch before she took Cheyenne, our oldest granddaughter, back to Niceville with her. I know the kid is going to be bored out of her mind but she will be good company for Dawn when they head up to Nebraska and on to Colorado next week.

I have my car back now as after lunch I took Trish to her house and she is going to drive her own car to work and will pick Aaliyah up when she gets off. The clouds were becoming extremely dark while I drove home so am praying none of that is heading west and the kids have a safe drive.

Maybe just a little note to the sons that you managed to get all the materials for the project but it may take a while to finish and someone will show up to help?? It's worth a shot, right? Yea for getting the guest room done. I need to do that, too, but our guests seem to always be messy teenagers. I don't do a lot of cleaning in the laundry room since it's just a space in the garage close to all my Christmas decorations and whatever else gets put there. Now that I mention it, moving out the headboard/bookshelf and some bed frames would clear that area up a lot. hmm....

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Why no car?
We went to Lowe's 2x yesterday to get the rest of the bricks for the big project outside---hope to start it this morning--might take us a week or more to finish as I don't want dh to work on it too long at a time to save his back---although I would love for the sons to do some of it tomorrow but won't ask, but will take their help if the offer--LOL I was so tired from unloading the stuff that I was asleep on the couch shortly after 8 yesterday. Plus I got the spare room finished---all I would need to do for a guest is dust again before they arrive---nice to have one room done. I think the next room will be the laundry area although I might start on the kitchen as I bought some extra food that was on sale yesterday and need to put it away so I might just do the bottom cabinet today, clean it out, and get it organized. Might be all I want to do if we work on the outside project this morning.
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We didn't get any rain today-just a lot of heat. The pool would have been nice but I had to take GS to counseling. If I had know I would just be sitting and waiting I would have let Larry take him and gone to the pool. I did get to the class last night, though. I won't make tomorrow because of not having a car. We had lunch today with all 3 of the grandkids plus Trish and that's been about it.

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Hope the storms passed thru. We had some storms here yesterday morning and some good downpours---we needed the rain. Looks like more of the same today---at least I don't have to water the plants right now.
Nothing planned exciting today---hope to finish the spare room today.

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That sounds like fun! Right now I could go outside and be a water baby!! I'm hoping the storm rolls through before 6 so I can get to class. I don't mind the rain but the I do the thunder and lightning.

I took Trish to work at 10 and Larry is off to pick her up and take her and Aaliyah home. That's been the exciting day I've had. I did the get highchair put together-Aaliyah seemed to like it.

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My grandmother used Oil of Olay and she had beautiful skin---I should try that.
All of our water class went out for dinner last night along with a couple more spouses---my dh is part of the group normally since he does work out when we are---we had a nice time together out of the pool, too.
Hope you get to the pool today!

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Yes, she picked Aaliyah up about 3. I was out and about visiting with a new church member who sells Mary Kay. I used it a long time ago but quit wearing much make up in Florida. I decided it might be time to start taking better care of my skin. We'll see how that goes.

I still haven't made it to the pool this week. I will have to get to the evening class tomorrow and then Friday morning.

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Oh, my, does that mean she gets off earlier? You will need a nap today, too.
Yes, finally on my summer break--and it looks like rain but they are saying PM but I am betting not, think earlier. Not sure if I will do housework or outside work---maybe a bit of both--dh is cooking breakfast so I know we won't head out too early.
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No the yard hasn't been mowed. Luckily the front was done before it got so hot as that's the only part anyone can see. Today I went out and swept up what leaves and twigs were missed by the yard waste truck. I wouldn't send anyone out in that heat to mow a yard-especially one as big as mine. Sarah (daughter 2) came and picked up the two kids today so we just had Aaliyah until her mom picked up about an hour ago. It was quiet enough for us to nap. lol It's getting real cloudy and dark which may mean this evening will be the same as yesterday with lots of thunder and lightning which isn't a great time to hit the pool. I will have to aim for the morning classes the rest of the week.

I'm glad you don't have to listen to the alarm in the morning. I know I love not hearing it. Mine usually goes off on Friday morning for coffee and Sunday for church. The only other times is if we have to get Trish to work really early and tomorrow is one of those days. She has to be in at 5 a.m. emoticon

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