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Delicious winter salad
Sunday, March 01, 2015      5 comments

For those wondering about salads in the winter, when lettuce is really expensive, and not that nutritious, here is what we had today. It was filled with goodness and tasted just wonderful. I posted it so we could have the nutrition count as we... Read more
New glasses
Friday, February 20, 2015      7 comments

Well, needed new glasses, and after taking someone with me, since I cannot see very well without my glasses, we found some frames on sale I really liked. Glass lenses wee expe... Read more
Wednesday, February 18, 2015      0 comments

Thanks for all the birthday greetings and wishes. emoticon ... Read more
Mardi Gras and Birthday celebration
Tuesday, February 17, 2015      3 comments

OK, for those of you who already know, you are is NOT my birthday. emoticon It is actually tom... Read more
Monday, February 16, 2015      5 comments

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Replaced our car
Wednesday, February 11, 2015      3 comments

Ah, the time had come. Our 92 Ford Escort finally had to be replaced. On Monday, we spend 15 minutes trying to take out all the water that had leaked into the inside wheel well storage, and then soaked the back seats as well. Given the engine... Read more
Full House at the Museum
Monday, February 09, 2015      2 comments

We had a wonderful day at the museum. We skipped the sleep in, and left early (about 70 minute drive from the monastery to the museum in Victoria). Good thing! We got there just before it opened, and easily found parking. (Good grief, museum... Read more
Monday Feb 9
Monday, February 09, 2015      5 comments

Tomorrow is a legal holiday in BC: Family Day. The Royal BC Museum is having free admission (savings of $16 for general admission, and $11 for seniors). So all 7 of us in the community are heading to the Museum in Victoria for the day. Us, a... Read more
Just rain for us, again
Wednesday, February 04, 2015      3 comments

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Frank Update
Monday, February 02, 2015      4 comments

Frank (also known as Frank the Tank) is doing remarkably well. He will not let anyone take a picture of him because he feels he looks too scruffy and hairy. (And in 15 years I have never seen him anything other than marine ship shape) He is s... Read more
Our Miracle Marine
Wednesday, January 28, 2015      3 comments

Frank had surgery yesterday, and just got the results....he truly is a miracle. Today his is already sitting up at 25 degrees, feeding himself, and hoping to shave off the week's beard growth, get a wash and a haircut. We are so grateful for a... Read more
Please pray for Frank
Sunday, January 25, 2015      9 comments

My niece Dawn's husband, Frank, is in the hospital in ICU. He is a Marine, just getting ready to retire this spring, and he was in a terrible dirt bike racing accident. He has fractured (shattered) his c-1 and c-2 discs. They took him to surg... Read more
Flu on the departure
Tuesday, January 20, 2015      4 comments

Whew....what a wicked flu. Finally on the way out I think! Just the lingering cough, etc.... Read more
Saturday, January 10, 2015      4 comments

The flu has hit three of us. Today was a total wipeout.... Read more
Winter 5% Challenge photos
Tuesday, January 06, 2015      5 comments

One of the pre-challenges was to take and post before photos. Well, this challenge is seriously depressing. The brown dress and white cord hides a lot (theoretically), but one's exercise clothes reveal the real state of affairs. But, new year... Read more

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