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Change of plans. My pool will be replaced Sunday
Thursday, May 22, 2014      5 comments

Yikes! Now I have to run home from work tomorrow for the parts delivery, run back to work then run home again to dig more stones. I enlisted DD, SIL and even GS to help move the stones on Saturday. GS will probably eat the rocks. He's into g... Read more
Something about Thursday. My weekend planning day.
Thursday, May 22, 2014      7 comments

Anticipatory? Almost over? I'm done with this week already. I'd like to have 2-3 days to get my house in order, it's been badly neglected. No dust bunnies but we've both been overworked and there's a pile of mail here, a pair of shoes ... Read more
Trying the MT thing and agreeing with DOGLADY13
Wednesday, May 21, 2014      9 comments

It must be that mojo thing I keep falling back on. I ramped it up in January. We were all so "all about being mentally tough". Then when the going got tough, the tough got up and sauntered out the door. I haven't been able to get that re-s... Read more
The daily Grind-avoiding going in.
Tuesday, May 20, 2014      6 comments

"Got up Got outta bed Dragged a comb across my head. Found my way downstairs and had a cup..." Ah, Beatles in the morning. I'll be singing that one all day. I'm watching what I eat and not having big fits. I've had a few mall vi... Read more
Random Sunday blog. Lots of exercise in the future.
Sunday, May 18, 2014      6 comments

Physical and mental exercise. Does anyone else feel creeped out when the add pops up of Donald Duck preparing to chow down on a poultry leg? Thanks to WATERMELLEN, I now have to run to the store to get eggplant and lentils. Never,... Read more
Random Saturday morning thoughts since I haven't blogged but loving my SP friends
Saturday, May 17, 2014      8 comments

Smoke alarms with voice messages are great until the battery needs changed at 4am! Letting the darned thing hang by it's wires must have juggled the battery, praise be, and once DH gets moving...he can change it. I couldn't get the battery com... Read more
A tale of two alligators and two waring birds. Or how I learned NOT to go down the path.
Thursday, May 15, 2014      6 comments

Hmmm I enjoyed viewing these Jurassic creatures. Note the bird on the left holds a fish. The bird got distracted by the 'gator ... Read more
More trip pictures
Thursday, May 15, 2014      9 comments

I'm not sure going digital enhanced my photography or if it only gave me more chances to capture "ahhh" moments, but here goes: Six Mile Cypress Slough Preserve Wild pig... Read more
Relaxed, tanned and back for more.
Monday, May 12, 2014      9 comments

The kinks in my neck are still there but the overwhelming sensation of being overwhelmed were gone for a week. I'll see if the long week at the beach and taking sightseeing trips helped my attitude. Six Mile Cypress Swamp ... Read more
Self. The Naked truth and shopping for a bathing suit.
Saturday, May 03, 2014      6 comments

My DH installed the mirrored bathroom medicine chest at a low height as I complained about kids reaching up to see themselves brushing teeth. The result was LARGE view of everything from the top of my head to my netherlands, gratefully cut off b... Read more
Wisdom in a cookie.
Saturday, May 03, 2014      10 comments

Occasionally I get a lesson in life from my fortune cookies. In the past 20 years I think there have been 4 I've kept as life changers or as reminders of utterly simple things. I DO keep them as treasures! 25 years ago: "You like Chine... Read more
Getting ready to take that break
Thursday, May 01, 2014      9 comments

This week I've met with the CEO and a VP expressing my concerns about the job. Let's see how real they are about fixing things. In the meantime I'm happy to report several things. My food-fest last week resulted in 0 weight gain or loss... Read more
Bonus blog...some good news
Tuesday, April 29, 2014      8 comments

My kid got a job! Not the usual bartending/ bar training/ new restaurant opening/ promo gig but a real full-time job with benefits! Still in food service management but hey...her first one and she is supervising people plus getting health bene... Read more
Is it spring? Darned chilly here.
Tuesday, April 29, 2014      6 comments

My heat is still coming on! My toes are cold and I am sleeping in my "bed" socks. Wore a heavy sweater to work today. Just thought I'd mention this in case you were cold too. Not much else going on...trying to be MT again, got a go... Read more
Day 2 of MT: Part Deaux
Sunday, April 27, 2014      5 comments

I got my Mojo back. I'm in the Groove. I got a Grip. I got over the Hump. It's all mental. I had to get some craziness in my system out. I found out that if I eat too many bagels with cream cheese, lasagna, cheesy Italian food and e... Read more

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