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A better day and a better idea for the bed-room.

Sunday, April 26, 2015      5 comments

I always awake with the bright light. We needed to change our bedroom around so we could get my Gazelle in the room. The bed was in the middle of one wall and when Daylight savings time there was sunlight in the room. We tried new curtains we ... Read more

Checking the raking in the yard

Saturday, April 25, 2015      18 comments

I did get a lot of raking done this week but boy it was cold. Then I felt cold too. I am still under the weather but I had to come back to say goodnight. Hopefully I will be better tomorrow. It is just a weariness with so much going on... Read more

Hi there, our son was able to add all the updates.

Thursday, April 23, 2015      21 comments

We were able to get the water up and it is drying very well. We do have basement entries and so it dried well. I have not been able to do much on the computer. Son our had and so far so good. DH spent the night on the recliner and I ... Read more

The rain came it could hve been worse. No big damage just wet in basement.

Tuesday, April 21, 2015      25 comments

Rough Day DH caught a cold from the family. I keep telling them to wash their hands more. We got 3 inches of rain last night and at 7am, I was happy the basement floor was dry. By 8am I guess the ice in the ground melted and the sump pump ... Read more

We finally signed on the house.

Tuesday, April 21, 2015      17 comments

We were satisfied the realtor was working to remove the mess the family left it in. ' At first they took away all the closet shelves and rods. The realtor brought them all back but we had no tools to fix them, It took us a while to find which ... Read more

Senior College Concerts at the University. It was great fun.

Sunday, April 19, 2015      16 comments

BUSY DAY for the senior college. Yesterday I bought what we need for the refreshments. I always wash and iron my 3- 8 foot Cotton tablecloths. I do not want paper or plastic so I bought 3 cotton sheets and made them in to table cloths. We... Read more

I had an excellent day today- just showing it off !

Saturday, April 18, 2015      16 comments

Sorry another brief one. I did lots of chores and believe it or not. I read about the motor home. DH will no longer be able to drive it. So he let it sits there till batteries were dead. I read about it and I suggested to put it on charger. H... Read more

Too little sleep yesterday-No more than 4 hours.

Friday, April 17, 2015      15 comments

I planned to go to the eye Dr but I went to bed. Granddaughter opened our door. DH was long gone and I was up doing some sparking. Our son suggested we should o to Skowhegan Maine, I had just one condition, he would drive. The three of us, ind... Read more

Looking inside the house.

Friday, April 17, 2015      20 comments

We went to the house next door to our English friends. I pretty much knew that we would see the exact same layout. It sure was. We went in to the side door, the lady who lived there never used the front door. There were 2 trees either side still... Read more

Settling in to US ways. Finding a house unexpectedly.

Wednesday, April 15, 2015      20 comments

Now that we had a car we could venture around the City of Augusta, capital of the state of Maine. It was a small City 50 years ago and it now a smaller City now. When we arrived there were 25,000 people give or take in the first census and now... Read more

Thanks for the suggestion, I will make a book for our kids. Another book IMPRESSED US TODAY!

Tuesday, April 14, 2015      20 comments

This week has been a crazy week. I had acupuncture on Monday it took away the pain but the stiffness is not giving in. Tomorrow I have another appointment but in the mean time I am having my printer cleaned and a new cartridge so I can make my f... Read more

Taking a day to buy a used car. It took over two weeks to find our money.

Monday, April 13, 2015      23 comments

We needed a car of our own. Every one we looked at was way too big and very often smelling of cigarette smoke. A friend told us about a used car dealer out of town who they were pleased with and so far he had been a very fair man. They actu... Read more

There were so many new things I never knew ABOUT. I soon learned how our English had changed.

Sunday, April 12, 2015      19 comments

The first week we were here in Augusta we were invited to go to the bowling Alley with our friends. They both bowled in a Church league and they did say if we get bored we could go to a local grocery store. I was certain I would like to roam aro... Read more

DH went to work and I had no place to go and it was not much fun! .

Saturday, April 11, 2015      21 comments

Monday morning DH went to his work but I had no clue what to do. The new phone rang and I ignored it. I was really home sick and I sat at the window watching cars go by. We were close to the hospital so once in a while there was a siren soundi... Read more

Sorry I am having issues with late posts that get lost.

Friday, April 10, 2015      19 comments

I have yesterdays on my Desk top. Our GD was coughing and she was really looking sick. I could not sleep for listening to her coughing. I tracked less than three hours but it was up and down. I went to the Dr. and frankly I was ready to f... Read more

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