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stayed on plan
Sunday, September 15, 2019      4 comments

My younger son woke up with a cold on Friday and even went to bed early that night. He said he didn't want to go to church and Sunday school because he still wasn't feeling good. I went to church without him and let him sleep. I went to gym a... Read more
Thanks for comments
Saturday, September 14, 2019      4 comments

Thanks for info on the "peanut butter" shot, SPEDED2. Wow and ouch! If you want to read it is response to my previous blog. And thanks to all responses and to the many who have thanked son for his service. I do plan on going to my son's boo... Read more
mail but no address yet
Friday, September 13, 2019      5 comments

I got a letter from Army son yesterday and then today a card from Army and another short letter. I was a little upset that he didn't send address in first letter but the card explains about where he is or was and that he will be moving to a tra... Read more
just another day
Wednesday, September 11, 2019      8 comments

I had just finished a short blog but lost it. Not much to say. Took measurements and not a lot of change but at least all going in right direction. The boys were going to gym with me but then the weather acted up and they didn't want to go in... Read more
small job turns major
Monday, September 09, 2019      7 comments

What started out being a little over 200 dollars is going to be over 700 once the plumber took things apart. He thought it most likely was just a part in the control valve but another piece was broken. This doesn't surprise me too much as my y... Read more
Good day
Sunday, September 08, 2019      4 comments

A surprisingly good day today. The weight was good this morning so hope as good or better tomorrow on official weigh-in. We (mostly me) decided to go to early church service. Since we don't have water running in house, I didn't make coffee th... Read more
water issue to be fixed Monday
Saturday, September 07, 2019      5 comments

The faucet in the hall bathroom wouldn't shut off after my son took a shower today. There had been a leak that I should have had fixed before now but didn't. Today it was pouring down the drain. We tried to turn it off at the shutoff value in... Read more
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

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