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Gas prices
Saturday, February 25, 2017      9 comments

In regards to yesterdays' blog, I will note that the price of gas here was $2.35/gal. I had a $.70/gal discount at Kroger. I filled my tank that was half FULL, then filled two two-gallon cans, and three five-gallon cans. We will notice a ... Read more
Friday
Friday, February 24, 2017      11 comments

A cold, windy, rainy, overcast day here, but we knew we would get a payback for the last two days of record-breaking warmth. Sixty five degrees one day and 25 degrees the next day, typical Michigan weather.. I am still a happy camper becau... Read more
Thursday afternoon
Thursday, February 23, 2017      6 comments

A good day again today,, temps in the sixties and sunshine,,until an hour ago..now it is in the low fifties and overcast. I made a trip to the post office to make out a change-of-address for mom's mail, but got only a card to do it online,,f... Read more
Wednesday afternoon
Wednesday, February 22, 2017      9 comments

A foggy, overcast kind of day today here. I was having a great day until I made some egg drop soup and managed to actually DROP it all over the oven, counter top, cabinet doors, myself,etc. The drop part turned out accurate if nothing else... ... Read more
Tuesday afternoon
Tuesday, February 21, 2017      8 comments

A rainy, humid overcast day here, time for indoor things. I ma glad things are settling down here for now. I surpassed my step goal again. After this coming week, the Spark activity tracker will not sync up to the site, so I will not replac... Read more
Footloose and almost fancy-free!!
Monday, February 20, 2017      8 comments

What a great day. It is the third week of February in Michigan. I have had the furnace TURNED OFF for two days!! This is a first in my lifetime so far..64 years. I know we will get many paybacks for this weather, but weather in the fifties an... Read more
Sunny Sunday
Sunday, February 19, 2017      8 comments

I am really enjoying this day! DD and I went to Barnes and Noble to take advantage of some great coupons they offered us. We found some great bargains marked down substantially, then they deducted some hefty percentages off the purchases. I ... Read more
Saturday afternon
Saturday, February 18, 2017      12 comments

Today is definitely a quiet day here. NO special plans, just the usual laundry, putzing around the house. I just have to wait until next week to fax some documents to the attorney and wait for the last bills to roll in. I also forgot to ... Read more
Surprise crying..
Friday, February 17, 2017      12 comments

Well, I never cried once during the whole process of this almost-ending of my parents life and estate, UNTIL..Now. I just read all of your comments and that is what brought me to tears--of love and gratitude for all of you. You all are so l... Read more
Thursday evening
Thursday, February 16, 2017      13 comments

Well, today went so smoothly, I think I am waiting for the other shoe to drop. I left work, which went smoothly today, came home, got ready to go to Dad's house. We got there just before the water-meter reader arrived, so I read the gas and el... Read more
Wednesday afternoon
Wednesday, February 15, 2017      9 comments

I surpassed my step goal yesterday and the day before, getting lots of cardio going at my workplace. I move constantly and it was nice to sit and relax at home. Tomorrow is the big day, the parent's house closing. I have their taxpayer ID'... Read more
Tuesday afternoon
Tuesday, February 14, 2017      10 comments

A good day today;no attorneys, calls, bills, anything legal to take care of today. Time to relax and just putz around the house after work. ... Read more
Monday afternoon
Monday, February 13, 2017      8 comments

Today was errand-running day again. I have had lots of problems with the attorney's assistant that is to handle the C.O.T My Trust attorney's assistant talked to her today and she felt the same way I did about her. She seems very put out tha... Read more
Snowstorm
Sunday, February 12, 2017      10 comments

God rains his love all over us. Yesterday when Buddy came to help me, it was so warm(42 degrees) that we did not even wear jackets, just shirts! It was not so hard to navigate the huge back yard with my cane without snow or sleet or rain. ... Read more
A big load off my mind, again.
Saturday, February 11, 2017      10 comments

Today my cousin Buddy came over and we went to Dad's house to pick up the dehumidifier, some storage bins and the John Deere tractor. We brought it back to my house and unloaded it, loaded my Craftsman lawn tractor onto his trailer and I trea... Read more

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