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Fabulous Friday
Friday, January 08, 2010      4 comments

More like Frickin' Freezin' Friday. That alliteration works better for me today. But what's fabulous about freezing Friday is that it's "sweater weather". I am layered up to m... Read more
Happy Bin Day!
Thursday, January 07, 2010      8 comments

Today I went to WalMart and purchased 14 storage bins at $3.40 per 18 gallon bin. Let's see that's about 19 cents per gallon of space. 14 x 18 is 252 gallons to fill with "memorabilia of 5 children and 2 adults. 252 divided by 7 is 36 gallons... Read more
Wednesday Positives
Wednesday, January 06, 2010      4 comments

Bedtime again and I've got positives to post. The kitchen is clean. Phew. I get so cranky when I have to clean the kitchen after 9 pm. But I hate waking up to a dirty kitchen, so it is worth all the moaning and groaning and feeling sorry... Read more
Tuesday's Positives
Wednesday, January 06, 2010      5 comments

I am up past my bedtime. I just came in to check for any job postings before I tuck myself in and remembered that I needed to take a moment to jot down my positives today. I was able to do a little sparking and let some of my valuable spar... Read more
Steady Effort
Monday, January 04, 2010      5 comments

I was trying tp explain why I chose the word industry for this year and I realized that the definition had not solidified in my understanding yet. I was on the phone so I grabbed the first dictionary that I could get my hands on (the children's... Read more
My Word for 2010
Saturday, January 02, 2010      6 comments

in·dus·try Pronunciation: \ˈin-(ˌ)dəs-trç
Function: noun Inflected Form(s): plural in·dus·tries Etymology: Middle English (Scots) industrie, from Middle French, from Latin industria, from industrius diligent, from Ol... Read more
Happy New Year !
Friday, January 01, 2010      5 comments

I remember as a young girl, trying to figure out how old I would be at the turn of the century. 46. I was actually 45 at the time. Old at any rate. Now it's a decade past and life keeps charging on. My brother-in-law's brother had a massive h... Read more
Home Sweet Home!
Monday, December 21, 2009      5 comments

I just flew in from Cleveland (and boy are my arms tired. ba dump dump ching!) (I can never resist the opportunity to throw in an old tired joke. Must be my age that relates with the old tired part of that.) Anyway. It's late and I need to... Read more
MIA
Saturday, December 12, 2009      8 comments

Tomorrow morning at 5:30 I'm leaving for the first leg of my trip to NY. What a crazy time to travel. I've been stressed, trying to get all my gifts together to pack into my suitcase. It is truly going to be a different holiday this year. I'... Read more
'tis the season.
Tuesday, December 08, 2009      8 comments

My active and soon to be 80 year old birthday girl. (Dec. 18) I stayed up very late last night trying to get my part of a Christmas project completed so that my husband co... Read more
Sturdy stock
Thursday, December 03, 2009      7 comments

when I'm not feeling so well, it helps to remember that I come from a line of healthy people. This is my Great Uncle John on my dad's side. I could say "healthy genes" or ... Read more
Time to list some positives.
Wednesday, December 02, 2009      6 comments

At this point in the evening, blogging becomes the "oops, I had better put something down before I get distracted!" Positives. I woke up this morning coughing. A loose and productive cough. Hallelujah! I spent some time on Chris... Read more
First Tuesday of a new month.
Tuesday, December 01, 2009      4 comments

Lots to accomplish this month, but I like the busyness of the holiday season. Far from boring, to be sure. Positives. I had a nice talk, catching up with a good friend today. I am enjoying my return to routine. I have accomp... Read more
The journey of a thousand steps. . .
Monday, November 30, 2009      4 comments

Sometimes it seems so difficult to get back into the routine that works so well for you. It is especially difficult when you don't feel well, but, that is when it's most important. So today's the day I'll make a little extra effort to get bac... Read more
Fabulous Friday.
Friday, November 20, 2009      5 comments

I am not feeling so fabulous this Friday, but the one FABULOUS thing that I am going to do is make the effort to show up and claim some fabulous today. Fabulous actions make for fabulous feelings. I am fabulous because I am overcoming my ... Read more

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