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Things are looking up :)
Sunday, July 31, 2016      5 comments

We sold our home after purchasing a beautiful double wide trailer in Texas last winter, so now we will become winter Texans. It was a huge challenge emptying out 30+ years of accumulation in the house to sell it. Once we made up our mind to sell... Read more
Update From December with Son...
Saturday, January 31, 2015      4 comments

Just when things couldn't have gotten worse... We arrived in Hartford on Sunday for performance @ the Schauer Center in the afternoon. Vlad, Adina, Sav and another friend came home later that evening after watching the Packers game. Apparently... Read more
Things are not going well - December 2014
Saturday, January 31, 2015      2 comments

Nadia asked us in October to allow her boyfriend (Craig) from Indiana to move to our cottage with her since we already were allowing our son to live with his girlfriend and her daughter, we could hardly say no. So he came to live with us. ... Read more
New Year ... Happy News about Family!!!
Saturday, January 18, 2014      11 comments

I am very happy to update everyone about my Family! Our Son has been working nearly 38 hours per week at the local Burger KIng and Country Club for Fish fry on Fridays. He met a nice girl at Burger King and now she and her three year old daughte... Read more
update on children..
Wednesday, August 07, 2013      6 comments

Our son's hand has healed sufficiently that he got a work release from his DR. He will be working in the kitchen @ the local country club (where he worked before) and also at the local Burger King! YEA!! He seems to be putting his best foot forw... Read more
happy update on Son and Daughter...
Sunday, July 14, 2013      5 comments

Three weeks ago I got an e-mail from my Son telling me that he had injured his hand playing basketball and that it hurt a lot. He went to the Emergency Room and was told that it was a "boxer's fracture" (making me wonder if it truly happened as ... Read more
Sad update on Son... :(
Sunday, May 19, 2013      11 comments

DH and I went to pick up or Son last Thursday so that he could move back home as agreed and as we got close to where he lived, we got a call from him telling us that he wished we could come to pick him up tomorrow so that he could spend some tim... Read more
Happy News about Son :)
Tuesday, May 14, 2013      11 comments

Thank you to everyone who gave me a response after my last sad blog about my Son. He contacted us this past weekend and is now willing to move back home to live with us and look for a job close to home. He had been struggling financially with a ... Read more
update on Son... :(
Sunday, March 31, 2013      10 comments

Last March 10, My husband, daughter and I went into the city where our son lives to take him out for his birthday. We took him to the pharmacy and paid for a prescription for his gastritis that he hadn't been able to afford. We spent some time ... Read more
My Son, a sad story....
Saturday, March 09, 2013      17 comments

Last Thursday I went in to see my son who is struggling financially to live on his own. He has a job at a sausage company which I thought was full time, but it turned out to only be 25-30 hours per week at minimum wage. He spends half of his ear... Read more
Tonight my Daughter comes home from school for spring break!!
Friday, March 08, 2013      5 comments

We have missed her smiling face and happy disposition around our house for quite some time. Now she will be home for a week!! YEA!! I am going to teaching her more about how to cook so she will be better equipped to succeed when she finishes and... Read more
going with the flow...
Wednesday, March 06, 2013      4 comments

Today I shoveled the front steps, back deck and side deck. John (DH) used the snow blower on the driveway and the sidewalks. We pushed the snow off the top of the hot tub, so tonight we will enjoy soaking outdoors!! I love sitting in the hot tub... Read more
My mandatory exercise for today (and tomorrow)
Tuesday, March 05, 2013      3 comments

Sometimes, I just have to go with the flow! Rather than doing my favorite Zumba, I'll be on snow removal detail. We are getting a snowstorm today which lasts through tomorrow morning so that means that both today and tomorrow I will be shoveling... Read more
Why is it so difficult to get my daily exercise in each day?
Monday, March 04, 2013      6 comments

You would think that since I am retired, it would be very easy to simply get my daily exercise in each day...Somehow I seem to have a way of getting easily distracted. What I need to do each day is put exercise first and then I can move onto oth... Read more
Great day today!!
Sunday, March 03, 2013      3 comments

Beautiful day today!! Went snowmobiling with my hubby!! Perhaps the last weekend for doing that!... Read more

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