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A Stressful Day

Thursday, August 13, 2015      2 comments

Yesterday on the way to the church my pickup "died. After a number of trials to get it started had it towed the garage. The fuel pump had gone out. The mechanic said that a contributing factor was that i was out of gas. That just can't be - ... Read more

My Motivation Board

Tuesday, July 28, 2015      5 comments

One of the slides on my Motivation Board is "Commit and Conquer". Have been thinking about this one for a long time but had not really committed to one particular goal. But, had a hard weekend and finally decided to "take the bull by the horn... Read more

Morning Walk

Sunday, July 26, 2015      3 comments

Well, i did take that walk - to the bridge. Really low this year - almost no snow in the mountains so has been a hot, dry summer. Then decided to... Read more

Grocery Shopping Today

Friday, July 24, 2015      4 comments

I wrote earlier about by issue with cooking - well, today another of my least favorite "duties"! Grocery shopping. I did really good earlier this month - found good sales on meat at Safeway. Picked up hamburger, chicken breasts, and a r... Read more

A Cook?? - NOT

Tuesday, July 21, 2015      3 comments

I DO NOT ENJOY COOKING!! And i had 5 children - but you really do cook differently when there are children around. One of the goals on my Goal Board Check-In: Read more

Slide at our Church BBQ

Friday, July 17, 2015      5 comments

Our church BBQ Wed. evening was such fun. Here is a picture of the water slide - the "kiddies" had such fun. I think my daughter went down it a number of times. She is such a dare-devil. She will try most anything - Read more

The Shape I Choose

Sunday, July 12, 2015      3 comments

Found this on facebook , , , , , , . ... Read more

National Simplicity Day - June 12

Saturday, July 11, 2015      4 comments

Tomorrow, June 12, is National Simplicity Day - in honor of Henry David Thoreau who was an advocate for living a life of simplicity. In his book "Walden" he asserted that as we simplify our lives, the laws of the universe will appear less compl... Read more

Another Warm Day

Tuesday, June 30, 2015      2 comments

Most every day our temp is in the 3 digits - and it seems more humid this year. So it is hard to stay motivated. I just want to sit in front of the fan and knit - and watch my series on But, that is not so good for me. The docto... Read more

A Good Day to Just Knit

Saturday, June 27, 2015      1 comments

Well, had my coffee and breakfast (toast and plums) , got dressed, emptied the dishwasher, and took our the trash! I think that is enough for today! Think I will just knit and watch my next dvd from - the next one of Everwood - a g... Read more

Saturday, June 20

Saturday, June 20, 2015      4 comments

Had a great day yesterday!! Met with other knitters in the morning. One of the gals, Marilyn, is a friend I had worked with years ago at Harry and David in Medford. We both grew up in Medford and have such wonderful memories - and of cour... Read more

Thursday, June 11

Thursday, June 11, 2015      4 comments

Back to the doctor this afternoon - just a follow-up. Last time she changed my "water-pill" and this one is much more effective. So have lost a few pounds - just water, but i will take the loss anyway I can get it!! Feeling much better now. ... Read more

Monday, June 1

Monday, June 01, 2015      3 comments

Heading to the doctor this morning - have not been in too long. Do take my BP meds - but have some swelling in my lower legs and ankles - so am going to have it checked. Then knitting this afternoon - have one sock done and am starting the... Read more

Another Birthday in Our Family

Saturday, May 30, 2015      4 comments

Well, 3 of my 5 children have birthdays in May - and yesterday was Geoff's 48th. He looks so serious - actually he is not - but always have a t... Read more

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