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Have to Stay Home
Friday, December 15, 2017      6 comments

Well, I dropped my car off at the dealership to get routine maintenance tomorrow all day, but I'm considering it a bonus day for my home, in that I won't be able to go gallivanting without a car... I've even checked out a really interesting... Read more
Shopping Day
Wednesday, December 13, 2017      7 comments

I'm sure that my tracker has missed some of the (many) steps I took today as I made the rounds of grocery stores (Woo Hoo! Large pineapples for 99 cents!) and craft stores (found easels for my grandkids that will be PERFECT!) and all the back a... Read more
Mission Accomplished
Tuesday, December 12, 2017      9 comments

My beloved dentist (who is another female Aggie, and whose children grew up with mine) capped the tooth today that had to be root canaled yesterday.... what a wondrous development that it all could be done so easily and efficiently! And I h... Read more
It's Always Something!
Monday, December 11, 2017      7 comments

In the spirit of "When it rains, it pours", I am adopting (for a short while anyway) a "resistance is futile" attitude.... that Less Than Ideal circumstances happen to everybody, and I might as well roll with the punches, and not waste any more ... Read more
What a Difference a Day Makes!
Sunday, December 10, 2017      6 comments

Yesterday we woke up to a 2 inch layer of snow on the ground, and a 2 hour delay of most government activities, including school, because of the winter storm conditions.... Today the temperatures zoomed up to almost 70 degrees and I saw pe... Read more
Can It Be?? Yes! Snow!
Thursday, December 07, 2017      12 comments

It never snows in south Texas... and, even if it did, it would not snow in December.... and even if it DID snow in December in south Texas, it wouldn't snow in EARLY December... Unless it does! ... Read more
Tragic Discovery
Thursday, December 07, 2017      11 comments

After being gone for so long, I found myself in a Bible study out of my usual stomping grounds this morning , but in a Divine coincidence (by which I mean that in God's economy, it wasn't a coincidence at all) I was greeted by an old friend that... Read more
1600 Traveled Miles
Tuesday, December 05, 2017      7 comments

Well I woke up in southern Maryland and I'm going to bed near San Antonio, Texas.... With many flown miles, I also had some serious commute-to-the-airport miles.. Is it any wonder that I'm bushed, totally wiped out! But I DID eat wisel... Read more
Museum of the Bible in Washington, DC
Monday, December 04, 2017      6 comments

This was my last whole day here in Maryland with my daughter before heading home to Texas (already feeling the mutually hard tugs of going without those daily Grandchild hugs versus getting back to my own home and sleeping in my own bed again af... Read more
Just a Good Principle
Sunday, December 03, 2017      6 comments

This was on a Sparkpage somewhere today ( I copied it, but didn't copy the reference! Sorry!) "Principle 1: Say 'Yes' to Portion Control When you first decide to lose weight, you might approach the process thinking that you won't be able ... Read more
Apparently What I'm Good At!
Friday, December 01, 2017      15 comments

You know how I've been visiting with my daughter's family these last several weeks? Well, apparently, her 3 girls have never been able to decor... Read more
Eggnog Season!
Wednesday, November 29, 2017      7 comments

Have I ever mentioned how much I love eggnog? I love it so much that I am deathly afraid to let myself indulge in eggnoggery of any kind.... EXCEPT Frozen eggnog yogurt from a commercial frozen yogurt place! Which is harder t... Read more
My Eyes Are Growing Heavy!
Sunday, November 26, 2017      6 comments

It's been a long day, and my eyes are so weary, but I promised to tell you more about my fun Christmas crafts Like these ornaments, Triskele globes: ... Read more
Is It Time For Christmas???
Saturday, November 25, 2017      9 comments

I love Christmas.... I love the significance, I love the Bible passages...I love the food.... I love the Good Will... I love (most of) the decorations...., and I love the togetherness most of all... But since my husband died, I've been a lo... Read more
Winding Down
Friday, November 24, 2017      5 comments

Thanksgiving is over..... and pretty much Black Friday is over..... The Christmas tree is up and is beautiful! Watching my daughter and her children assemble the tree and decorate it was such a delight.... AND it made me grateful for all th... Read more

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