wednesday--mealtime havoc
Wednesday, April 23, 2014      3 comments

hi everyone--had a fun day yesterday with cindy and Patrick. we stopped at a plant nursery on the way and then hit the big antique mall first. cindy is a power shopper and very detail oriented. we went in every booth and looked at everything.... Read more
Tuesday, April 22, 2014      4 comments

hi everyone--fun day ahead. going antiquing with cindy and Patrick. going to be cool and sunny--and we got a very nice rain last night. have a great day!... Read more
10 K DONE!!! how good it feels to be next to last!
Monday, April 21, 2014      7 comments

hi everyone--well--my very first TEN K RACE is in the can! it was such a great experience. I wasn't dead last, I finished second to last. but as far as I am concerned I won the big prize. I made the decision to ask this of myself. then I to... Read more
friday--fingers crossed for tomorrow
Friday, April 18, 2014      7 comments

hi everyone. well--tomorrow is my first ever 10K race. yesterday I just did an hour of walking and a little yoga. my training tips say to take it easy before race day, so today will just be a walk at the park with the dogs and some yard work.... Read more
thursday--DAY ONE HUNDRED!!
Thursday, April 17, 2014      5 comments

hi folks--today I put the ONE HUNDREDTH post it in the pile that logs my spark days. ONE HUNDRED consecutive days of logging on and tracking. I can't thank mostmom for this idea enough. its so simple but so concrete--a real help to keep my mo... Read more
wednesday--thai food and a lot of fun
Wednesday, April 16, 2014      5 comments

hi everyone--we had such fun last night on the spur of the moment. Phyllis called to tell me that the last dish rob had ordered me for Christmas had finally come in, so I went to pick it up--it is a beautiful casserole dish and he ordered me th... Read more
nothing sweeter than baby chicks (and other pics)
Monday, April 14, 2014      6 comments

hi all--say hello to blossom, possum, velma, Selma, Belinda, Lucinda, wanda and fonda. and here are two awful pictures of my new tomato dishes--just the thing for ensala... Read more
monday--good weekend
Monday, April 14, 2014      3 comments

hi everyone--hope your weekend was good--we had a good one here. the weather was warm and lovely--a bit cloudier than predicted, but excellent "garden cleanup" weather. I got almost all the front yard done --2 small beds left to go, and starte... Read more
Friday, April 11, 2014      3 comments

hi everyone! well lets see--yesterday I got my BEEYOUTIFUL new dishes, a couple running tops and a running bra that were on sale, and a new pair of shoes (also on sale). the one good thing about my shoe size is that I can often get lucky and f... Read more
Thursday, April 10, 2014      4 comments

good morning! well--got my run done, got yard work done, worked on the sign for the kitchen store, took the dogs to the park, so yesterday was a good day. more garden work ahead today--I think the weather is supposed to get rainy, but then I c... Read more
Wednesday, April 09, 2014      1 comments

good morning all--well, I think things are progressing--hopefully on an upward trajectory. my mom called me yesterday afternoon very pleased--apparently her talk with the nurse bore some fruit because my dad said he saw two doctors yesterday an... Read more
tuesday--short hiatus
Tuesday, April 08, 2014      4 comments

hi all--back from rob's week of what was supposed to be a vacation. we had a few quiet days, punctuated on both ends of the week with trips to the hospital for my dad. first ER visit ended with him coming home--second one ended with him being ... Read more
monday NAILED. IT.
Monday, March 31, 2014      5 comments

hi all--well the saga continues--the most recent caregiver lasted a mere 24 hours. she was a very capable lady but not the right fit at ALL for my parents. my mom--who is the... Read more
thursday--the black hole of yesterday
Thursday, March 27, 2014      5 comments

hi everyone--well yesterday kind of fell into a black hole. Tuesday I was really tired etc. took shambles to the groomer and when they called me to come fetch her, I stood up to leave and suddenly felt very lightheaded etc. called rob and tol... Read more
tuesday--one step forward
Tuesday, March 25, 2014      3 comments

good morning all--well, its one step forward and one (maybe two) steps back. the caregiver arrived--very nice lady from Ukraine. we had such high hopes--until she told us that since she was told that my parents were 1.5 hr. drive from her home... Read more

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