Greater than 350,000 SparkPoints 533,847


Had a Great Memorial Day
Monday, May 30, 2011      19 comments

We slept in today and it was really nice not to have anywhere to go. It is so hot and humid here already. Ugh. The cicadas are really noisy this year. I love hearing the bull frogs and tree frogs at night though. I filled the hummer f... Read more
Another Working Sunday
Sunday, May 29, 2011      12 comments

It was another work day for us. I slept like a log and then got up and fixed breakfast and an easy lunch to take while hubby fed the chinchillas. My son got up and we headed to my MILs for the day. My husband worked on sorting through the ... Read more
Honoring Our Ancestors and Loved Ones
Saturday, May 28, 2011      13 comments

Hubby and I got up early and I fixed breakfast and fed the chinchillas a snack, including Bun a steady stream of snacks, while hubby fed Reek. We trimmed one of Bun's teeth the other night that was causing her problems and her appetite is enormo... Read more
You Can't Get There From Here.
Friday, May 27, 2011      22 comments

We had quite an evening Wednesday night. Storms rolled through our area. It huffed, and it puffed and it blew the villages of Dix and Boyd down. We were not aware of how bad things were damaged but we had to go to Grand Prairie, about 14 miles w... Read more
Wild Night
Thursday, May 26, 2011      20 comments

I don't have too much time to talk today but I can tell you we were lucky. We barely missed having our butts kicked by the storm. People less than 5 miles away were hammered. I will talk about it later on.... Read more
It's Coming!!
Wednesday, May 25, 2011      25 comments

Today was errand and shopping day so I got that done. Came home and put the groceries away and ate lunch and started supper early. My son had to reprogram our weather radio. My hubby finally got some info from the lawyer. He is proceed... Read more
Rest Day?
Tuesday, May 24, 2011      12 comments

The sun is out. The weather here isn't too bad other than it's a little hot and muggy. Most of the bad weather is going south of us so we worry when we are at my MILs. Hubby and I are having a few aches and pains from our never ending wor... Read more
Working in the CoalMine
Monday, May 23, 2011      21 comments

I got up really early today and did my minimum daily chores and then got my son up and we ate breakfast and headed to my MILs where we worked all day. We got the master bedroom, walk-in closet, and master bath all cleared out and cleaned u... Read more
A Few Thoughts
Sunday, May 22, 2011      19 comments

It was really pretty today. Warm, sunny, windy. We got to stay home and hubby was able to get our own property mowed for the first time this year. Our lives have been on hold while we have tended to my MILs home and estate but we have to ha... Read more
Saturday At Home
Saturday, May 21, 2011      15 comments

I slept terrible Thursday night after my melt down and woke up sick on Friday with a headache and a temp. But I had things to do and Friday ended up being cage cleaning day, bathroom cleaning day, and vacuuming day. My son helped and had to wor... Read more
Loss of Control
Friday, May 20, 2011      18 comments

I had a melt down yesterday along the lines of Chernobyl. Seriously. Burnt dead bodies, veins in my teeth. LOL. I rarely get mad but when I do I morph into the lead on Texas Chainsaw Massacre. LOL. So last night I was a screeching banshee and I ... Read more
Busy as Usual
Thursday, May 19, 2011      14 comments

We are having our typical manic May. Today was scheduled to be cage cleaning day as it is overdue but my son was called to sub at the city schools and he needs the money. Tomorrow may not be cage cleaning day either as he works at Hibbet's... Read more
The 25 Hour Day
Wednesday, May 18, 2011      23 comments

Yesterday I got up and fixed breakfast and then the 3 of us got ready and I drove us to my MILs. My hubby is still having back problems. My husband started mowing the lawn while my son and I started hanging more of my MILs clothes up and wh... Read more
Happy Birthday To Me!
Tuesday, May 17, 2011      34 comments

I had a really busy birthday and got home late and am exhausted. I will let everyone know about it tomorrow.... Read more
Getting It Done
Monday, May 16, 2011      17 comments

It started raining here in Southern Illinois on Friday night and rained almost all day Saturday and Sunday too. We got 3.75 inches. It cooled off a lot and was chilly and in the lower 50s much of the last 3 days. Very gloomy until today when the... Read more

« First Page 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 Last Page »