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The End Is In Sight
Monday, September 28, 2020      4 comments

This "moving the parents" thing has been brutal. First of all, I am amazed we actually pulled it off! We would not have, but a "glitch" moved the closing back 21 days. The 8 siblings worked our tails off to get it all done. The owner of the hom... Read more
Packing and moving the folks
Friday, August 14, 2020      4 comments

This last month has been interesting. Mom and Dad sold their home and finally found a new one. Now to pack all of their things! A big old farmhouse, a guest house, and a big old barn to move! lots of antiques and things Mom has collected for yea... Read more
Whew!
Tuesday, July 14, 2020      6 comments

My Gynecological Oncologist called me personally to tell me he didn't think the scans were worrisome. They are very close to my last scans-so see you in 6 months unless you have any issues. LOVE that he called me personally! Finally decide... Read more
Covid Quarantine Stinks
Tuesday, July 07, 2020      3 comments

DH has retired, been quarantining for the most part, you would think that would translate into more exercise, but it has not! My favorite exercise routines are not available. I was doing water aerobics and the yoga classes and exercise at the Ca... Read more
Let's Do This!
Wednesday, February 05, 2020      5 comments

I am on a roll! I do not like the fact that my joints are always so sore from sitting! DH retired and he wants to "just rest" until Spring-translation is to sit on the couch and watch TV. That is not acceptable in the amounts he is doing it! ... Read more
Hopes for the new year
Friday, December 27, 2019      4 comments

I have been down sick for a couple of weeks-missed family holiday parties and lots of coughing. Rather depressing! I am feeling better, but have not done much exercising or eating regularly during this time. Can't wait until I feel like myself s... Read more
New Beginings
Saturday, November 02, 2019      2 comments

NOTE: I sure haven't been able to exercise much other than housecleaning/purging here at home. Before that it was all about training my replacement and getting the office ready for me to leave it. They were very sweet and I got such nice cards... Read more
New Season
Sunday, September 29, 2019      4 comments

So I am officially retired, but there is a lot yet to do to get things in place-that will happen in the next couple of weeks. They recognized my service today-18 + yrs. It was very sweet. Now to really get to work strengthening my body and ... Read more
It's getting real
Sunday, September 15, 2019      2 comments

As of tomorrow the countdown to retirement is in single digits, and only 5-6 more training days until I leave may job of 16 yrs! It is exciting yet scary at the same time-very bittersweet. I am a church secretary and I am not leaving the ch... Read more
Big changes
Saturday, September 07, 2019      3 comments

There has been a lot going on lately. I am finally training my replacement at work, time is getting short! I retire at the end of the month! I only work three days a week and so there are not many days left! DH has finally submitted the pa... Read more
Some weeks are beyond stressful
Saturday, February 16, 2019      2 comments

THIS WAS A ROUGH WEEK . MONDAY AT WORK I GOT A PHONE CALL THAT MY MOM WAS IN THE ER WITH A POSSIBLE STROKE. SHE WAS IN FOR THREE DAYS, LOTS OF TESTS, NO ANSWERS, THEY ONLY HAVE MEDICARE SO THEY WILL BE DROWNING IN MEDICAL BILLS FOR A WHILE. W... Read more
Things haven't changed -but they need to
Friday, January 04, 2019      3 comments

So I am still not where I want to be. I need to feed myself spiritually and physically better. I need to get back on track with exercise. The last few days have been better, I am planning on returning to my water aerobics classes Monday and doin... Read more
Time to get back on track
Wednesday, November 28, 2018      2 comments

Well. this year started out well, then my favorite uncle died ( His wife my favorite aunt, had died a little more than a year before). I have been doing more with the Cancer Center, I decided to retire in a year so I am training my replacement. ... Read more
Feels like Spring!
Wednesday, May 02, 2018      2 comments

Went to water aerobics class, got the garden cleaned out and put out the garden d├ęcor and the water fountain, cleaned up the yard and now I am beat! It looks so nice though-the May Rosebush, the Flowering Quince, daffodils, jonquils, and yellow ... Read more
Feeling stronger - I actually can feel my stomach muscles!
Friday, January 12, 2018      3 comments

It's been a long journey, but I am feeling much stronger, and I actually can feel my stomach muscles! This is such a blessing - I had them, but then developed a "sizeable" hernia at the incision site of my surgeries and then had to stop doing st... Read more

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