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I am so glad I blogged that De-cluttering. I read some comments that said it is liberating.
Sunday, September 25, 2016      10 comments

Some of us have a very hard time to let go. I was homeless as a child. My Gran took me in and Mother and brother found others to help the family.Mother would some time take her with me but mostly big brother, she adored him -I do too. N... Read more
We have almost picked up. Now we are going to get rid of a lot of stuff.
Saturday, September 24, 2016      20 comments

When you have to empty places where you store stuff I think I personally avoid those places. I am hoping to NOT HOARD any more. As soon as I even think about something in the garage he is taking to the trash and I promised if He asks ... Read more
Today was a really nice morning. We were no longer waiting for contractors.
Friday, September 23, 2016      17 comments

Our contractors we have known for a long time and when you find good ones -they are keepers. Our kitchen man raised the sink and counter so I do not bend my back and I was getting backache from an injury~.Not now! I can stand at the sink ... Read more
A super busy day and we love how it came out.
Thursday, September 22, 2016      21 comments

Super busy day again. I needed some dirt to get to keep my concrete blocks to stay upright. I had a wheelbarrow of dirt and a lot of blue rocks were in it. Our Driveway to garage has dropped over the years so I sieved the small rocks and pu... Read more
Still too late and still to get to do it tomorrow.
Thursday, September 22, 2016      19 comments

DH and I got the Garden almost done. We had a dining club today and I thought we should not go. We do so small functions we decided to go. I was supposed to do the painting in the Kitchen. I thought I would have time but when I got home... Read more
Today I am sore but happy. Our son is the same way but we accomplished rebuilding the rock wall.
Sunday, September 18, 2016      22 comments

Dismantling and rebuilding the long wall would have had to pay someone else to do it. I was hoping we could get more help but our son and GS in upstate NY are both unable to get over here. Grand son has just started at college. His Dad our eldes... Read more
After several years I wanted the Rock wall rebuilt. It took me 8 hours with help from our son. GREAT
Saturday, September 17, 2016      20 comments

Today I decided to repair my rock wall. It was badly made and very expensive and the owner of the company died and he was young and slim and such a very nice person. He was having CHEMO but the laborers tried to get the business going without ... Read more
He is home thank goodness.
Friday, September 16, 2016      25 comments

He was in a lot of pain and he has had a lot of minor issues like 25% and a 50%. He has some narrowing and twisted artery in that area so he might have to have a stent like his Dad. They checked him out and they were thinking he has to go t... Read more
I have been working in the yard, then the phone rang and ------
Thursday, September 15, 2016      19 comments

our son wants to tell me he is going to the hospital and he said he was light headed. I asked him if the ambulance is there and he said he will drive it is close by. I said call right now, he is our smartest son and he did not think about t... Read more
Nothing is Broken, but my Orthopedist is checking the X-rays.
Wednesday, September 14, 2016      25 comments

I had the shoulder examination and he saw a rotator cuff tear. He said he could give me some PT. Therapist was great and it was so much better. I had found a way to move the concrete stones and I had the hang of it. I did not lift them I... Read more
Today I fell messing with the rock wall.
Tuesday, September 13, 2016      25 comments

I fell backwards and my shoulder that I was having Physical Therapy was a month ago and now it has hurt again. We had a great time with a dear friend who has travelled to almost all the National Parks. She showed us YELLOWSTONE. I hope to... Read more
Senior college started today and we had to shuffle cars. Not cards.
Monday, September 12, 2016      17 comments

4 grown ups and one GD and only two cars, what a trip it was. A friend I had not seen for several years. We planned today and then she had company and I had a first day of senior college. We wanted to go to the gardens but we had to st... Read more
Today I got in to the pool. We put the ladders in and after so long I was afraid of falling.
Sunday, September 11, 2016      17 comments

DS got in and shivered, I got down the ladders and shivered. I got in to swim and as soon as I stood up there was a cool breeze and so I ducked down in to warmer water. I had goggles and cap and I swam and asked DS if he wanted to get out. W... Read more
Thanks for the support here. Over this week we were so overwhelmed.
Saturday, September 10, 2016      24 comments

Our son had his car and they were house hunting. Both of those dreams are off because the engine failed They were getting excited trying to save more money to look for a house of their own but now it is, they have to stay with us a little ... Read more
Things are getting better. Crossing my fingers.
Friday, September 09, 2016      22 comments

The sanitary people have been a great deal of help for us. They actually told us about a really good plumber. Father and 2 sons plumbers so we called and one came right to the house. I had to go to the surgeon. DH was staying home. The... Read more

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