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Thursday morning
Thursday, June 21, 2018      2 comments

Today I am staying home and doing the favorite task of paying bills and balancing the checkbook! Oh boy! I never complain about this because it is still a blessing that I have money and a checking account. It is all relative. We still ha... Read more
Wednesday morning
Wednesday, June 20, 2018      8 comments

Today was running-errands day. We went to Menard's for exfoliant for the yard, potting soil and 120 pounds of birdseed. THe combination of the storewide 11% rebate off everything, plus a rebate check I had in-hand, I got the 120 pounds of seed... Read more
Tuesday afternoon
Tuesday, June 19, 2018      7 comments

We never got the gully-washer that the lower half of the state got yesterday, but I opened all of the windows when we returned from the library and another errand this morning. I am really getting strength and cardio in today. I must have ma... Read more
Monday morning
Monday, June 18, 2018      5 comments

We got a teaser of a rain sprinkle a couple hours ago, but I hope we get more today. The ground is dry, the grass is brown, and the plants and animals are in need that moisture.... Read more
Sunday afternoon
Sunday, June 17, 2018      5 comments

I wish all of the dads out there a wonderful day. We do appreciate you for doing your dad things with us and for us. I miss my dad every day. He has been in heaven for 18 years. 51 days until Paradise! We have a weather advisor... Read more
Saturday morning
Saturday, June 16, 2018      8 comments

We were early-birds this morning for the two-day specials at Kroger.I got a free half gallon of light cran-pomegranate juice as the weekly freebie. I then bought big bottles of heinz catsup and quart jars of miracle whip for 99 cents each. I sto... Read more
Friday morning
Friday, June 15, 2018      9 comments

The rest of the weekend is going to be very hot, very humid, and a few thunderstorms. Today is a rest day from the fun day yesterday. I have paperwork, we both are feeling the effects of the allergens in the air from yesterday,m but I did not g... Read more
Thursday evening
Thursday, June 14, 2018      9 comments

We left this morning with snacks, water bottles and camera, lenses, binoculars. What a wonderful day! The weather was absolutely perfect! In Michigan, you are never further than a few miles of a river, lake or stream. WE did the Sunshine sid... Read more
Wednesday afternoon
Wednesday, June 13, 2018      11 comments

This morning I got an estimate/bid from the tree company to remove a lot of foliage and some trees from my property. I will wait for them to call me, as it will probably be in a week to two. That is fine with me. I went to the market today f... Read more
Tuesday afternoon
Tuesday, June 12, 2018      8 comments

It is a perfect day in Michigan! We dream of these days for about eight months out of the year, and they are here! It is a stay-home day for laundry, reading, housework and enjoying the breeze off Lake Huron. God treats us.... Read more
Monday noon
Monday, June 11, 2018      7 comments

Today we went to the library to get more books and sign up for the summer reading program. We got a library tote bag and sheets to log our reading. There are drawings for a chromebook, a kindle fire, and various drawings for $50 visa cards. DD ... Read more
Sunday morning
Sunday, June 10, 2018      11 comments

I have been increasing my reps on the lunges, hip flexion and leg lifts. I am hoping that the combination of glucosamine/chondroitin and calcium, tart cherry caps and diclofanec will go along with maintaining what little I have left of function... Read more
Saturday morning
Saturday, June 09, 2018      11 comments

We were supposed to get rain the past three days, but today was supposed to be another beautiful, sunny day. God has other plans. It is a dark, humid(80% humidity so far) rainy day. Luckily for me, I can clean my windows from indoors. I am go... Read more
Use your stability ball wisely!
Friday, June 08, 2018      7 comments

I love using the ball to do my lunges. I put it against the wall and do lunges, my toe touches, some stretching. It is great when I have back pain as well. I am no longer able to kneel, so I changed tactics with it. I can put it on my couch ... Read more
Another glorious Michigan spring day!
Thursday, June 07, 2018      6 comments

For the second day in a row, our temps are mid-70's, sky is sunny, nice breezes. It is a rare spring day, as we usually have continuous rain. We dropped a comforter off (that I washed) to Buddy on the first stop. He asked me to do it since m... Read more

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