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Oh, boy I worked my knees yesterday!
Saturday, September 26, 2020      10 comments

Whew, my knees are sore! We visited DD2 and her DH to remove "dead" phone wires and TV cable wires coiled under windows, stapled to walls and base boards. It seems since house was built in 1890, installers took the easy way out and ran lines o... Read more
The sneaky trip out of state
Friday, September 25, 2020      16 comments

Yes, Spark peeps, I'm going to be slightly non-compliant. There's a rocket launch at the Wallops facility in Virginia next week and DH, his brother and wife and I have prime viewing rooms in a hotel on Chincoteague Island. DH and I have sta... Read more
I won the Trifecta, cardiology visit
Thursday, September 24, 2020      10 comments

The long and short of it is I look freakin' healthy, act like I'm freakin' healthy but apparently I am not. ... Read more
Learning while walking
Thursday, September 24, 2020      10 comments

I had a thought on my walk this morning. More than one. emoticon The first was that my neighborhood has the n... Read more
Happy Fall
Wednesday, September 23, 2020      10 comments

My pool is covered. My garden is a sad view of dangling small tomatoes that will never ripen. The lone tiny spaghetti squash that tried to build muscle is going to rot on the vine soon. Weeds have sprung up where beets and green beans grew... Read more
Sweet Caroline, our wolf in sheep's clothing
Monday, September 21, 2020      11 comments

Just because someone said she was cute....Here is Little Miss Caroline, our wolf in sheeps' clothing! The day she was born 4 1/2 years ago. ... Read more
Back to schedule
Monday, September 21, 2020      12 comments

DD1 having a snack with Little Miss All seems to be well so I'm getting back to my previously scheduled life! ... Read more
My duties are done (I'm a phone call away)
Sunday, September 20, 2020      11 comments

DD1 went home with her brood after spending 5 days under Mom's care. After all, as she told her dad, "I'm a mom, I miss my kids and husband. I want to sleep in my own bed. I have to show them I can do this." They all trampled in after socce... Read more
Inheriting personalities
Friday, September 18, 2020      10 comments

You know the phrase "The apple doesn't fall far from the tree"? I'm dealing with DH's doppelganger. Me: Do you want xyz? Her: Maybe Me: Are you hungry? Her: I'm not sure. Me: Do you want to get up? Her: I think so. Ask her h... Read more
Still providing care
Wednesday, September 16, 2020      10 comments

Hello all interested in the daily happenings in my life! DD1 is very uncomfortable and very well cared for in my home with NO stairs. Her DH visited her today while Pop-pop watched the two scholars. Her DH was more Pollyannaish about her ... Read more
Quick note
Tuesday, September 15, 2020      11 comments

Just a quick note to say hi! SIL1 needed a bit of help so I was there at 7. He's working from home and had big meetings. I'm sitting in the playroom outside the boys' rooms listening to them attend school. Not going so well for the litt... Read more
DD1 does fine, I remove my monitor and the world still turns like I like it to do.
Monday, September 14, 2020      14 comments

I dropped her off at 5:30 this morning and kissed her good luck. Funny to see my kid sauntering out of the car, backpack on her back, ponytail in her hair and entering a new scary place. Like a surreal "first day of school"! ... Read more
Busy
Sunday, September 13, 2020      14 comments

I'm wearing out my name. Painting the shed trim. Covering/dismantling the pool. Cleaning...major scrubbed the grill after the grease catcher caught fire. Oops, my bad. I love baking soda. Back at the gym 2 days last week plus one d... Read more
Backatit. Gyms are open in NJ!
Wednesday, September 09, 2020      12 comments

Hellooooo, gym! DH and I ventured in this morning to test the system and I got what I expected. emoticon To... Read more
My inner Dr Doolittle
Monday, September 07, 2020      14 comments

If I could talk to the animals... emoticon I'd tell the squirrels to quit trying to hide walnuts in my BBQ gr... Read more

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