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Thursday, June 02, 2016      7 comments

I love flowers. These beauties have just popped up and are outside my back door (which is actually on the front of the house). I'm not sure even w... Read more
A better day
Monday, May 30, 2016      6 comments

Yesterday started out pretty good. I was finally motivated to clean up and organize my office. It's the room I keep all my knitting supplies, yarn, patterns, and inventory. It also contains my desk, computer, and some papers I'm using as I wo... Read more
Wednesday, May 18, 2016      5 comments

It has been a beautiful day - all day - and I have finally gotten some gardening done. On Monday I transplanted some ferns into my built-in planter box. Some look good but the bigger ones are a bit strained. I think they'll send up new shoots... Read more
Home Sweet Home
Saturday, May 14, 2016      6 comments

We left Galveston about 9:00 a.m. on Thursday morning. We drove about 650 miles the first day and another 650 yesterday. Almost the whole time Dai... Read more
Galveston - Day 3
Wednesday, May 11, 2016      12 comments

We finally got to the beach - if you can call it the beach. Not what I was expecting. They call it the Seawall - there is a wall with a whole lot of rocks up against it. We happened to go down at high tide so in a lot of places the water came... Read more
Day 2 - Galveston
Tuesday, May 10, 2016      3 comments

We woke up to Rain in Ardmore, OK but once we got to the Texas border the clouds were parting and the sun was trying to come through. It was an easy drive. We stopped in Arlington, TX where Tom lived from 3rd to 8th grade. He was able to ... Read more
First Day
Monday, May 09, 2016      3 comments

Our trip started out pretty well. The sky was blue and the roads were clear - until we got to Des Moines. Traffic really picked up - a lot more than I remember going through Des Moines. And the bright sunshine was covered up a bit with some c... Read more
Friday, May 06, 2016      9 comments

About 36 hours to go before we leave for Galveston. This is about the time I start getting a little anxious and have to tell myself that all necessary things will be done by the time we need to leave. I don't really have to weed every garden b... Read more
Road Trip
Monday, May 02, 2016      5 comments

We are in the final planning for our trip to Galveston, TX. We leave on Sunday, May 9th. It's going to be a short trip, but Tom and I do enjoy a good road trip. He loves to drive, I love to ride along, knit and watch the map. Daisy will be g... Read more
Forever Friendships
Friday, April 29, 2016      4 comments

My friend Sue has just left after a full 2 days of friendship and conversation. I met Sue when my oldest daughter was not quite 2 (she's almost 42 ... Read more
Where do the days go
Tuesday, April 26, 2016      5 comments

I feel like it was just Wednesday and here it is Tuesday already. My how time gets away from me. I've been busy working outside in between rain, going for walks with Daisy, and just doing day to day kind of things. I've been working on my... Read more
When things go wrong....
Wednesday, April 20, 2016      5 comments

.... don't go with them! Who could have said it better than Elvis! I haven't really had a bad day, just a blah kind of day. I got up on time,... Read more
What's my Purpose
Saturday, April 16, 2016      4 comments

Webster's Dictionary defines the word 'purpose' as: 1.the reason for which something is done or created or for which something exists. It's a word that has come up a lot in my life lately. The counselor I've been talking with says "everyo... Read more
Taking a Break!
Friday, April 15, 2016      4 comments

I am having the best day! I got up on time, did my exercises and my readings and had a healthy breakfast with Tom. Then after breakfast settled Tom, Daisy and I took a good walk in this beautiful spring day. It's always so special to both Dai... Read more
Daisy and Mom have graduated
Thursday, April 14, 2016      5 comments

Today was Daisy's last day of training. She has been doing a terrific job! She has learned to sit on command and stay until I release her - she's ... Read more

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