Either I have developed the most wonderful self control in the history of female shoppers...
OR there really WAS nothing good to buy at the Sam Moon's I went into yesterday... (Sam Moon is a giant accessories store with yards and yards of p... Read more
Well, yesterday was just a foretaste of rodeo thrills as the riders and their horses came clop clop clopping through my neck of the woods yesterday....on their way to the grand launch of the San Antonio Stock Show and Rodeo which will begin tomo... Read more
Stampede!!!! Not Exactly!
As everybody who lives in Texas knows, the dark days of winter when everybody else in the country has to battle blizzards and white-outs are just the perfect season for rodeos...
Yes, it really is Rodeo season in Texas....We're talkin' RO- ... Read more
Good Time Except for the Chocolate
The trouble with having skinny friends is that when you have lunch with them they want everyone to be as chocolate snacky as they are....
Like lunch today for example, when I had lunch with some extended family, not my extended family, but... Read more
Man, oh man! I had an air conditioning technician show me how dirty the air conditioning ducts were in my house, and it was pretty bad after 30+ years, and so the duct cleaners came today ....
This is apparently quite a big deal and they h... Read more
I just KNOW that peculiar valentines, and even specialty genre valentines are here to stay...
Here are a few more that made me smile:
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My Very First Review on Tripadvisor
I don't usually write reviews although if I like a place I don't hesitate to mention it to my friends.... but somewhere I read that up to 50% of online reviews are bogus... so I decided to give it a try just to push the scales over to the True a... Read more
Even though I am personally out of the Lovey-Dovey Valentine scene, I still enjoy watching all the hoopla and shenanigans connected with the holiday, even the ANTI Valentines items... but, as an observer, I think Valentines Day drives more peopl... Read more
Black and Blue
Remember that face-plant I made last week that I was so embarrassed about?
Well, through the beauty of natural physiology, I can now follow the path of destruction that wreaked on my body...
In short, I am black and blue in various pl... Read more
I blame it on the internet.....
Oh, Internet, Internet, How do I love thee??!? You overflow with creativity and ideas which make my life SO interesting...
Like certain recipes! That's what happened this week.... I saw a recipe, and it so... Read more
Probably My Longest Streak Ever
Sparkpeople sent me an award today for 1350 consecutive days of logging into Sparkpeople...
That's more than 3 and a half years!
I can't imagine ANYTHING that I've done everyday for the last three plus years other than basic bodily fun... Read more
Lovely Craft Play Day Again Today
Such fantastic weather lent the opportunity to open the windows while we, Sparkpal, Improving Me and our friend, Donna, and I, played at being Artsy..... today we actually played with watercolors, and by "played", I mean actually slinging water ... Read more
Embarrassing Face Plant
I tripped over my own two feet as I was approaching the entrance of a Kohl's Department Store, and went down hard onto my hands and knees and face..... and there was no one around to appreciate my klutziness...
It took a few moments to gath... Read more
Is Alphabet Pasta TOO Much to Ask For?
I went to TWO more grocery stores today in San Antonio, and neither one had alphabet pasta.... that makes three in the last 24 hours!! I begged some off of Sparkpal, Improving Me, for Craft Play Day last week but needed some more.... It's funny ... Read more
NOW We Have Some Winter!!!
Not that we can possibly compare with the blizzards of the Northeast, but in comparison with Monday when a friend and I ate at a wonderful outdoor restaurant here in Gruene, on the banks of the beautiful green Guadalupe River, today was COLD!
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