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antique bed - 2nd night
Monday, October 24, 2011      6 comments

Well - survived our second night! :-) me AND the bed! only 3 nights to go! Last night's potluck wasn't really a potluck. The family that feed us brought baked potatoes, chili, broccoli, and cheese sauce to top the potato, and salad. Th... Read more
the antique bed...
Sunday, October 23, 2011      7 comments

(referring to yesterday's blog entry) I'm so thankful to God that the bed didn't break... hubby actually bounced on his side to show it's stronger than I think... but I almost freaked out!... except if it's going to break, I'd rather he be... Read more
Sunday, October 23, 2011      8 comments

Church potlucks... or fellowship meals... or whatever you want to call them... take on new meaning now in my new lifestyle... I'm not really a big eater at mealtimes (my downfall has been candy which there always seems to have plenty o... Read more
great day!
Friday, October 21, 2011      6 comments

Had a good trip around the lake - didn't have to stop in traffic around Chicago!!!! Made it in decent time to Muskegon, MI to my brother's place... haven't seen him and his wife in over a year. Had a great night catching up and now checking in... Read more
packing again!
Friday, October 21, 2011      5 comments

Today, I'm regrouping from a couple really busy days - catching up on SP, etc. Also, I'm getting ready for a business trip again... leaving tomorrow for 7 days in Michigan. Looking forward to the fellowship making new friends, and getting to... Read more
Monday, October 17, 2011      8 comments

Observing... In my line of work, observation is critical. By default, I have begun doing this here, too. I've been a member here on SP since the end of May, this year. Like I'm sure others do... I am curious about others on this s... Read more
no magic pills
Saturday, October 15, 2011      14 comments

ok... for those who are not aware that I don't like drinking water, let me tell you, I don't like drinking water... I've been doing better if I'm home, but I still have to force it down a bit at a time. But today, after eating my lunc... Read more
Thursday, October 13, 2011      8 comments

A few lines from children's song by Elsie Dietz Lippy... yet so true... Little by little day by day Little by little in ev’ry way Jesus is changing me He’s changing me Since I made a turnabout face I’ve been growing in His grace ... Read more
Rocky Mtn hike
Sunday, October 09, 2011      9 comments

Rocky Mtn-wk 5 I had to make a decision today... a kind of hard one... I've been going on the Chair Exercise Team's Rocky Mtn Challenge for the last 5 weeks. It has been good for me to have a goal to reach toward each week. ... Read more
busy but manageable day!
Wednesday, October 05, 2011      4 comments

Busy day today, but manageable... The friends who are visiting right now are missionaries in British Columbia, the husband is Native. They are possibly looking at changing ministries, and our area might be an option. We've been praying fo... Read more
So grateful!
Wednesday, October 05, 2011      9 comments

I am so grateful tonight.... for such a wonderful sweet husband of 29 years! Missing him... he's on a business trip... this was day 5 of 7... he returns Thursday! for such an amazing adult (24 yr old) daughter... today she set aside h... Read more
My Walk and the Cat Litter...
Monday, October 03, 2011      7 comments

I'm spoiled... my hubby has helped me in so many ways because he knows that I hurt... So, he has taken over grocery shopping and I usually sit in the van... He has taken over cooking, for which I am very thankful! Hate cooking! He has taken ... Read more
Where's the movie music?
Tuesday, September 27, 2011      8 comments

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Mama NEVER told me there'd be days like this!
Saturday, September 24, 2011      9 comments

My mom never told my how hard it was to parent adult kids! There's always the "do I say something or do I keep quiet?" debate... all the time! My daughter has been in crisis mode on and off since 2005... sigh.... A phone call fro... Read more
Monday, September 19, 2011      8 comments

I'm learning that I do better at drinking my water if I'm home, with a 2 qt pitcher of water beside me, and I work my way through it in the course of the day. A good day is when I refill the pitcher and keep working through at least half of it ... Read more

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