Greg and Holly
Had a special treat today after church - went with a friend to Shari's for lunch. One of the managers was a dear friend of my oldest son, Greg. They had worked together years ago at the Red Lion here in Pendleton.
Many Friday evenings when G... Read more
Yesterday evening we gathered at my Daughter's home for family pictures - such fun.
The gal who took the pictures is a dear friend of Kathi's - however, she has inoperable brain tumors - (the kind that took my Son over a year ago). She lov... Read more
Round-Up In Pendleton
RoundUp has arrived here in Pendleton - lots of fun activities: The rodeo, Happy Canyon (the story of the Indians in our area), parades, music, and of course all the booths all over town selling food and memorabilia. I think our population mu... Read more
A Stressful Day
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
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
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
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
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:
Slide at our Church BBQ
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 -
The Shape I Choose
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National Simplicity Day - June 12
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
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 netflix.com. But, that is not so good for me. The docto... Read more
A Good Day to Just Knit
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 netflix.com - the next one of Everwood - a g... Read more
Saturday, June 20
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
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