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WHAT A RUDE AWAKENING!
Friday, February 17, 2012      17 comments

I called my eldest [Celeste] this morning. It is her 50th birthday. She answered the phone with/"don't say how does it feel to be half a century old. I love it!" Almost 22 years ago she called me with the same message! I said I was going to... Read more
WHAT TO DO, WHAT TO DO???
Thursday, February 16, 2012      16 comments

Have any of you had umpteen things to do, and, along comes a day when you can't decide what to do? This is one of those days for me. I have heaven only knows I have enough to cover forever. However, I can think of a lot of things I WANT... Read more
TODAY, HERE I COME!
Wednesday, February 15, 2012      5 comments

I hope you all had the best Valentines' Day ever! I had decided to take hubby out, I hadn't mentioned it to him. Good thing! It started snowing and was slippery in spots. But, till evening, it had all gone. Today, I have the food ba... Read more
IT'S SNOWIN' BUT NOT BLOWIN'!
Tuesday, February 14, 2012      5 comments

It's a snowy day here~ HAPPY VALENTINES' DAY EVERYONE! Have a safe, and terrific Day! Hugs, Janet ~+~... Read more
EVENING!
Saturday, February 11, 2012      5 comments

It is still snowing, blowing and cold. I called Celeste a bit ago. She said they are to get 1-3" more of snow tonite! She decided she better not try it tomorrow. John knew that was a possibilty. He was okay with that. I will devide the... Read more
THIS EVENING!
Saturday, February 11, 2012      1 comments

It has snowed off and on all day! The wind is still blowing, and cold! eleste a bit ago. She said about the same and they are to get 1-3" more of snow. She decided we'd better call it off! John already knew that might be the case. Better ... Read more
LONG TIME, NO SEE!
Saturday, February 11, 2012      10 comments

Bet you thought I was still in Indy.! I came home last Monday around noon. It has been so busy here, with usual weekly chores. I just didn't get on here. Had a good time. Christine has a bad allergy. Cough, and feeling 'rotten'!Fin... Read more
TODAY THE DAY!
Thursday, February 02, 2012      3 comments

Hello, all! Are you all ready for the big Week-end? Got your game plan ready? All your food lined up? I am going to Indy. today. No game in my plans though. Going to DD and family! However, the little one is planning a pre-game party... Read more
OLD-TYME MEDICINE SHOWS!
Tuesday, January 31, 2012      5 comments

Hello, fellow Sparkers! The good Lord is giving us today, so, let's make the best of it! Today I want to ask all of you, if you, or have you heard of the medicine shows in years past? They were heard of and/or seen in the 40's. I... Read more
POMANDERS
Saturday, January 28, 2012      6 comments

I remember when I was quite young in the early 50's the Girl Scouts made these pomanders. They were oranges studded with whole cloves. I made one for my parents for Christmas. Many years later while clearing out Moms' home when she went t... Read more
Remembering!
Thursday, January 26, 2012      8 comments

Good News! I have good news for those of us with childhood issues. Did you know rhere is a program out there that will not cost you an arm or leg! Look around for a Church or other organization that is offering a course called "Making... Read more
CHILDHOOD HAPPENINGS!
Monday, January 23, 2012      9 comments

I have been asked what my childhood was like! I grew up in a dysfunctional family. I have found out that most families are dysfunctional in one way or another to some degree. I was an only child, most people thought I was spoilt. If only th... Read more
WHAT WAS YOUR CHILDHOOD LIKE!
Wednesday, January 18, 2012      15 comments

TODAY! Winnie the Pooh Day! I bet all of us remember that as children! Not me, 'in the old days' we were very poor. We didn't have electric until we moved to town when I was 10 yrs. old in the early 50's. So, I wasn't aware of Poor... Read more
CRAZY WEATHER!
Tuesday, January 17, 2012      5 comments

DID YOU KNOW: TODAY IS " Ditch New Year's Resolutions Day" Hubby recently came across this list in the newspaper. I use to have such a list, but who knows what happened to it! I am sitting here listening to the pouring... Read more
CHANGE OF PLANS!
Saturday, January 14, 2012      5 comments

Thank you all for your suggestions. I know I can come here for excellent advice. Anyhoo, I called my DD yesterday morning. We decided to postpone till next wee-end. BONUS: we will be going to a hand-made glass exhibit! All's well that ... Read more

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