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05-25-2015 Memorial Day
Monday, May 25, 2015      6 comments

I attended my first funeral when I was 10 years old. The Mahers were friends of my grandparents. I don't remember much about that day, except for two things. One was the 21-gun salute at the gravesite. The second is that it was the only day ... Read more
05-24-2015
Sunday, May 24, 2015      13 comments

It was a nice Sunday. My oldest son and his wife and my daughter and her partner came over for a barbeque. It's not often that I get all of them together, without any nieces, nephews or cousins. We had a great meal and visit. We also did... Read more
04-11-2015
Saturday, April 11, 2015      17 comments

In honor of National Siblings Day yesterday, the one of my siblings you would least expect to posted this picture of us. (He is the one looking away from the camera.) ... Read more
03-26-2015
Saturday, March 28, 2015      15 comments

Yes, it's been a while and it's no longer the 26th, but that was my birthday and what I want to post about right now. This was my first birthday since my dad passed away from complications due to Parkinson's last May. I am usually off on F... Read more
03-01-2015
Sunday, March 01, 2015      13 comments

Another Sunday means another video call with my grandsons this evening. I can't wait. I look forward to this all day on Sunday. Gino is toilet training and his dad sent me this picture earlier this week. ... Read more
02-05-2015
Thursday, February 05, 2015      14 comments

DH seems to be OK. I am being very careful. I have not walked on the driveway at all this week. I am also very careful in our parking lot at work. I am parking closer to the building than I was so that I have a shorter walk right now. I may... Read more
02-02-2015 thru 02-04-2015
Wednesday, February 04, 2015      14 comments

On Monday we had freezing rain and then rapidly dropping temperatures, which turned lots of areas into a sheet of ice. I was really stressed about driving, but the roads were mostly OK. Our driveway looked very icy, so I slowly and carefully n... Read more
02-01-2015
Monday, February 02, 2015      12 comments

Sunday means video call with my son and grandsons. These are all screenshots from the call. My son was feeding Frankie when we started the call and so here he is con... Read more
01-24-2015 thru 01-31-2015
Sunday, February 01, 2015      17 comments

I am not even going to try to do this on a daily basis. I just need to catch up. Things got progressively busier at work and my healthy efforts diminished more and more as time went by. ... Read more
01-19-2015 thru 01-23-2015
Saturday, January 24, 2015      14 comments

I am sorry I am been AWOL. My week just got progressively worse time-wise every day. 01-19-2015 I worked Monday even though it was a holiday and even blew off dinner with my friend to try to get the last fiscal year closed. I haven’t se... Read more
01-18-2015
Monday, January 19, 2015      14 comments

I always look forward to Sundays because I get to see my grandsons during our weekly video chat. They are both growing so fast! This is a screenshot I took last week... Read more
01-17-2015
Monday, January 19, 2015      1 comments

I could have sworn I posted this on time. Saturday was a quiet day. DH tried to get DD's car started again, but to no avail. They will have to have it towed to a garage. I hope it's repairable - she starts a new job next month. I didn't... Read more
01-16-2015
Friday, January 16, 2015      10 comments

I ran around today and got a little work and a lot of errands done. I've got a fridge full of healthy food and I saw my friend Donna today. She had her first week of radiation and she was really tired but in good spirits. She spent the ... Read more
01-15-2015
Friday, January 16, 2015      8 comments

Thursday night was my last night out this week. We went to my great-nephew's orchestra concert. Nelson is in 3rd grade and started playing the viola this year. This ... Read more
01-14-2015
Thursday, January 15, 2015      20 comments

Wednesday is weigh-in day for me. I moved 4 beads from left to right. ... Read more

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