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Washer and Dryer
Wednesday, September 08, 2010      5 comments

Now I have my new washer and dryer. The washer is full installed and works beautifully. The delivery man was courteous and efficent and did arrive within the stated time frame. No complaints there! Unfortunately, at the time (more than 30 y... Read more
Dear Spark People,
Saturday, September 04, 2010      8 comments

Dear Spark People, I am in the process of re-evaluating my priorities. Spark People is high on my priority list, but I need to redefine my relationship to the program. My cholesterol has gone down 40 points to high normal, weight has gone d... Read more
Camping with Yogi August, 2010
Tuesday, August 31, 2010      2 comments

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Camping with Yogi
Thursday, August 26, 2010      4 comments

Every year, Daisy and I meet my daughter and granddaughters at Jellystone Park to camp with Yogi Bear and all his pals. This picture is from last year, but could be from an... Read more
An exercise tail
Tuesday, August 24, 2010      8 comments

In an effort to change up my exercise routine, I have decided to do strength 5 days a week alternating upper body, lower body and core, so that I don't do the same one day after day. Today was advanced Ball Workout for the core. This is th... Read more
Some thoughts on motherhood
Sunday, August 22, 2010      5 comments

Two momma gnus were at a playdate with their young gnus. Baby gnu number one continually grabbed toys away from baby gnu number two. Momma gnu number two finally reached her breaking point, grabbed baby gnu number one and spanked him v... Read more
Friday, August 20, 2010      5 comments

Since I have to drive approximately 30 miles to do any serious shopping, I try to cluster my trips. Today I needed a weed whacker thingie from Menards because my old one finally died and the edges of the yard are starting to look nasty! I need... Read more
I Love Spark People
Thursday, August 19, 2010      9 comments

emoticon Finally got the call from my doctor's office! Cholesterol is down 40 points. At 225, it's in the sligh... Read more
Sunday, August 15, 2010      8 comments

Tomorrow I have my semi-annual appointment with my doctor. My cholesterol will be checked. I am anxious to find out what 6 months of eating healthy, lots of exercise, 22 pounds lost have done for it! If there is no change and I have to start ... Read more
Reflections on the past 12 days
Thursday, August 12, 2010      7 comments

You know what? We really can live without all that stuff! Daisy dog and I survived in a little pop up camper for 12 days. Now, I do have to admit that we had a small electric refrigerator,an electric coffee pot, an electric griddle, a microwa... Read more
Woo Hoo!!!!
Tuesday, August 10, 2010      5 comments

After another thunderstorm this morning, emoticon ... Read more
Lessons to live by
Monday, August 09, 2010      4 comments

My daughter e-mailed this to me. I admit that I had to do some editing and some had to be eliminated, so that I don't get banned from posting on Spark people. Hope you enjoy these anyway! ZEN Teachings 1. Do not walk behind me, f... Read more
A Book Tail!
Sunday, August 08, 2010      2 comments

Daisy sure knows how to enjoy a good book! And here's a sunset we saw a couple of nights ago! ... Read more
Flood Update
Saturday, August 07, 2010      4 comments

In case anyone thought I have floated away, thought I would give a quick update! The water has receded most of the way back into the river banks. There is only one sump pump running in the basement and it is showing some signs of drying up... Read more
Flood - Day 6 random thoughts
Wednesday, August 04, 2010      5 comments

The boil water order has been lifted, so that's a plus. Met with the flood insurance adjustor-they are remarkably efficent at responding to claims. He believes a new furnace will have to be installed, so I contacted furnace guy to get a quote ... Read more

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