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you asked for it
Friday, September 06, 2019      4 comments

Well at least a couple of you did so I'm going to share the story I wrote yesterday for my writer's class. The Window As I sit in the swing, that my father had hung from the large, high branch of the old oak tree, I looked at the back ... Read more
writer's class enjoyed
Thursday, September 05, 2019      3 comments

I did go to the writer's class today and had even done some homework by writing a story about a picture the teacher had sent. It was the first writing I had done since the last class I attended in May. The class was not too big but full and it... Read more
Here we go again
Wednesday, September 04, 2019      2 comments

My younger son tore up 2 clear backpacks last year. He only used the last (3rd) one about 3 weeks before school ended so he had that one to start this year. I thought it would last a month or two but it only lasted a week. I couldn't believe ... Read more
He's in the Army now
Tuesday, September 03, 2019      5 comments

My son's recruiter told him that the swearing in ceremony was at 10 am and to get a parking spot we should get there at 9:15. I got directions and it showed as about 28 miles and time 35 minutes. I left the house at 8:10 and I didn't get there... Read more
Next to last goodbye for a while
Monday, September 02, 2019      3 comments

I got Waffle House breakfast for us this morning as last day older son will be home for a while. I'm not even sure when he'll be able to come back on a leave. Both boys got up on their own instead of me having to wake them. Older son and I di... Read more
ice cream?
Sunday, September 01, 2019      4 comments

We all went to church today for my older son's blessing. Boy, things have sure changed. In fact they have the church up for sale. My son has been going to church most Sundays and talks about the great brunch they have been having after servic... Read more
count down three days to go
Saturday, August 31, 2019      5 comments

Tomorrow we go to church and my older son gets a blessing and prayer as he is about to depart for the Army. Monday his recruiter will come here and pick him up at 1 pm to go to the MEPS for the night. On Tuesday he will be sworn in at 10 am an... Read more
did it again
Wednesday, August 28, 2019      6 comments

I ate a lot of almond butter and blueberry jam off plan this afternoon. I don't know why but I just ate it. At least I didn't continue eating more food like I usually do. We (my younger son, his friend and I) went to gym tonight. Younger gro... Read more
tired today
Tuesday, August 27, 2019      3 comments

Woke up at 2 and trouble going back to sleep. Wasn't feeling like going to water fit class as would have rather gone back to bed. Glad I woke myself up enough to go exercise but been dozing off and on most of the day. Younger son went to get... Read more
school started
Monday, August 26, 2019      4 comments

My younger son started his last year of high school today. My alarm was set at 5:45 but I got up a few minutes before 5 am. I needed to get a few things for his backpack. I had forgotten to put a bottle of water in the frig so this morning I ... Read more
day eighty-seven
Sunday, August 25, 2019      4 comments

Last day of summer vacation. Close to three months but a few days shy. Been doing a little of this and that to be ready for in the morning. I just turned on the alarm for in the morning. I have slept later than the alarm a few times like thi... Read more
day eighty-six
Saturday, August 24, 2019      3 comments

Got up about 5:30 and had my steel cut oatmeal with apple butter in it. The steel cut are ok but not sure worth the extra cost so might be the only time I try them unless find some on sale. Went to my water fit class. The teacher said she mig... Read more
day eighty-five
Friday, August 23, 2019      2 comments

I planted what was left of my geranium this morning. It has one small branch that still had leaves and flowers but it started out with 4 or 5 when I bought it. I do not have a green thumb and it is only by luck that anything grows. That being... Read more
day eighty-four
Thursday, August 22, 2019      3 comments

Older son passed the last test he needed. Tomorrow he'll be going to visit his half brother and family for the weekend. Next week will be his last week of work and not sure of his schedule. Labor day his recruiter should come pick him up and ... Read more
day eighty-three
Wednesday, August 21, 2019      4 comments

Yesterday morning the sun was shining when I walked in the pool. The boys all get ready for our 11 am checkout time and we went to breakfast. After we ate we went to the Aquarium gift shop and we all got something to remember the trip. It was... Read more

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