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I'm back from PEI

Monday, June 03, 2013

Safe and sound and man, was I tired. Since dh doesn't drive anymore, I had the 6-7 hrs. of driving to do all alone. It was actually quite a productive trip, so let's do the positives first... I got the car transferred into my name and got new licence plate etc. and it took less than 1/2 hr.... Dropped my car at the bro's friend's to get check-up etc. We'll leave that till the end... Got to my hospital appt to get pic of my eye taken, and took it to my eye dr. and looks pretty good. Had a Chinese buffet for lunch..

Had a long walk around the potato field and on the boardwalk. Went garage saling - got some more wool!!! Went to a Ceilidh on Sat. nite, and it was fun. My mother won the door prize and then I won a free ticket to the next one, which I gave to her since I won't be there.

We ate very weird....I did face the scale today and it was 196.2 - was really seriously concerned it would be past that dreaded 200, so another reprieve and wake-up call to get busy.

As for the car, I still have no A/c (he put in $120 worth of Freon and assured me I would have air all summer), I have no horn, he put a part in and spent 3 hrs. and couldn't figure out why it's not working, no cruise control, he didn't really check that but figured the fuse he changed probably fixed it. I still have the tickety-tick sound, which he hadn't noticed so I took him back out to hear it and he "assures" me it's just a squeaky tire????
And he said he changed the oil, and he said he rotated the tires, (I just know they are out of balance now)..... so ask me if I am a happy camper?
Well, Buddy had a wild weekend at his aunt's. Even with her 3 teen girls, they brought him home last nite, he tore up her garbage and receyles and dug up her onions and messed in the house and I can't remember what all else, but he's his old self when he got back home. Just reminded me I brought him home a big bone, so he's giving it a try. I remember I bought at at the same store where I bought my wool!!!Also got him an airplane toy and a soft bed.... spoiled, eh?

Well, weather is supposed to be warm here today, finally.... only other 2 days were when I was driving - without A/C...

Today's dh's 61st birthday, guess we'll be heading over to his mother's.
Have a great week all,and hope the weather changes and remembers it should be summer coming soon.
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    Glad you're back safe and sound. Sorry about the car. I went to my sister's cottage over the weekend with my family. I had a nice time although the weather could have been a little better. I got elected to drive - almost 4 hours and I was tired. You did a good job driving.
    1787 days ago
  • TERRI289
    welcome back!! Glad you are back safely, sorry about the car..ugh.

    Thanks for the nice comments on my blogs...they always lift my spirits!

    Going to bed, have bloodwork in the am.

    Warm Bodies is the first novel by Isaac Marion, It is a zombie romance/comedy/drama..yes, it is strange but wonderful and so full of love..sigh..The movie was good but the book was way better!!!

    Good night!!! emoticon
    1787 days ago
    Just too funny about Buddy-but so topical when we leave them.
    1787 days ago
  • KAYDE53
    Glad you're home safe & sound! Sounds like your Buddy had a good time too!
    1787 days ago
  • PUDDLE13
    Sounds like a good weekend despite the car!!
    1787 days ago
    Welcome home! Sounds like you had fun, all things considered, and got some needed things done.

    1787 days ago
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