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Sunday, June 17, 2018      8 comments

I've actually been counting down for several weeks. But now it's the last few days before I leave for Peru. The largest suitcase allowed has total Lx... Read more
Broken Limb
Tuesday, May 22, 2018      5 comments

Don't panic - it wasn't MY limb that broke! A big limb broke from the old box elder tree in back. It happened during the night on Thursday (the 17th) - ... Read more
Modern Medicine
Saturday, May 12, 2018      6 comments

Modern medicine has come up with some great new stuff to make life easier... St. Mom's Wort -- Plant extract that treats Mom's depression by rendering preschoolers unconscious for up to six hours. Empty Nestrogen -- Highly effective su... Read more
Noticeable Progress!
Wednesday, April 18, 2018      8 comments

I had been hovering around 215 after the holidays - all that special food, all those goodies... ... Read more
More Stuff and Junk
Wednesday, April 11, 2018      4 comments

Monday is Garbage Day on my block. My son and I had been tackling the attic, tossing out garbage, gathering clothes to donate, breaking down boxes to recycle, and bringing the things down to the foyer. There was stuff on the front porch that I'd... Read more
Best Laid Plans
Friday, April 06, 2018      3 comments

Well, if you'd read my previous blog, you know I planned to do some legwork yesterday. But I got a call from my son that he'd be arriving in about an hour (it was then 11 ish in the morning). Well, I HAD messaged him that I did NOT want him mo... Read more
Here I Go Again!
Wednesday, April 04, 2018      4 comments

Well, yesterday I had my 6-month visit with my doctor. She said my cholesterol was a LITTLE higher, but everything else was GREAT. She asked about... Read more
Friday, March 30, 2018      5 comments

Tomorrow is a special day. I'm getting together with my 3 Scrabble buddies - nothing unusual in that, as we do it about monthly - but THIS time, it's going to be at MY place. I've got my living-dining rooms all nice and tidy, and cleared off the... Read more
More Cleaning
Saturday, March 24, 2018      7 comments

It's Saturday. I have a date at 4 pm with a coworker who's been transferred. We'll meet at Applebee's. MEANWHILE, I undertook to tackle the "workroom... Read more
Mousie Wars
Sunday, March 18, 2018      8 comments

I was delayed finishing up the NW room - we had some snow on Friday which I had to clear. I had a regular shovel but the handle came off. But I still... Read more
The Northeast Room Is CLEEEEEEEAN!
Tuesday, March 13, 2018      8 comments

Yesterday I had an appointment with the dermatologist after work. In the past I've had 2 basal cell carcinomas removed at my left temple. Fortunatel... Read more
Making Some Headway
Sunday, March 11, 2018      5 comments

So, I got a message Friday night that the Ex WAS going to come that afternoon but had to go to hospital with chest pains. (A thought - the Lord's chastisement for how he treated my DD?) But Saturday afternoon he called to say he could come to ge... Read more
Plans About How to Ditch All This Stuff
Friday, March 09, 2018      6 comments

I have called my DD's Ex the past two days when I got home from work, inviting him to come and get some of his stuff, especially the papers that he said were so important. And he STILL hasn't come. Well, I am not his unlimited storage area.... Read more
A Different Form of Exercise
Thursday, March 08, 2018      7 comments

Because we were unable to fit all the boxes and bags of toys and clothes in the rental vehicle, DD left a BUNCH of stuff. And because her EX still has a lot of stuff at my house, she asked me to move her stuff to the sun porch so he and the othe... Read more
Emptying the Nest
Sunday, March 04, 2018      6 comments

At various times my adult children have lived with me. In 2008, they were ALL here, until after I went to Peru and the 2 younger had my DH evict the elder. When I returned, they eventually moved out and the elder returned. She has been with me s... Read more

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