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Cooler weather today but I'm cold now.
Saturday, July 08, 2017      5 comments

We feel like we had a pretty good garage sale day. But the little whirling dervish came just about the time we were closing. One adult got to herd the 3yr old. Then once we all sat down it was decided no one wanted to cook or go out for dinne... Read more
Sewing lessons went great for two of them.
Thursday, July 06, 2017      3 comments

The other one is much more into the computer. The other two are working on their second rows. Tomorrow is a big neighborhood garage sale in my sons neighborhood. I did volunteer to be the cashier. I can do that. I'll have to rest agai... Read more
A really needed day of rest.
Thursday, July 06, 2017      6 comments

Today I moved to my son's house. My daughter has things to do this weekend. So while my DIL took the kids swimming I just rested. Tomorrow will have More sewing. This will be a very interesting experience since now there will be two trying t... Read more
A full 4th of July Celebrations
Tuesday, July 04, 2017      3 comments

First off this morning my oldest grand got all dressed up in her Folkloica costume and attended the ceremony at the Seattle for the new citizens of the US. They had a dozen children dressed in costumes from different cultures. Then we went to ... Read more
Full days
Tuesday, July 04, 2017      4 comments

Today we managed to get a couple more quilt rows. Stopped for ice cream and sewed a row. Then we even had Mexican food for dinner out. Not my favorite but since my SIN is from Mexico he likes that best. I'm getting pretty worn out but t... Read more
Someone needs to discover how to bottle
Monday, July 03, 2017      3 comments

We really need some scientist to discover how to bottle 3 yr old energy. He never stops moving or singing or talking. Tonight in a restaurant he sang "Happy Birthday" in Japanese to his cousins. And he knows all the words in Japanese. ... Read more
Teaching kids new things is so much fun.
Sunday, July 02, 2017      8 comments

Today all the girls learned how to press quilt fabric and cut the blocks they are going to make, It was so much fun to watch. Then my son came and picked up his kids and my daughter and I took hers to the next fabric store on my list. I... Read more
I made it in one piece with a car full of new treasures.
Saturday, July 01, 2017      11 comments

The grand kids are all so excited I'm here even little 3 yr old Mateo had hugs and kisses for me. I am pretty tired and I'm sure I'll sleep good tonight. The kids have lots of plans for me. So we'll see if we get it all done. Tonight w... Read more
Almost there.....but took a little detour today.
Friday, June 30, 2017      3 comments

If I had pushed really hard I could have made it today but decided there was a quilt row I wanted really bad and it was only about 50 miles out of my way. So I'm in Tri Cities WA tonight. I also wanted another block that was on my way here so ... Read more
all the way to Missoula MT today
Wednesday, June 28, 2017      6 comments

Didn't manage to have internet last night. I'm having a great time. I've made so many trips on this route over the past 20 years that stopping at sights isn't high on my lsit. I've gathered over 20 rows, some patterns a book of patterns... Read more
Here I am in Rapid City, SD
Monday, June 26, 2017      6 comments

Used to be when I traveled with my 2nd husband I didn't get nearly as worn out as I did today. But today involved getting lost in Sioux Falls and then finding my way which took me a good extra hour or two. But then I got off on the right road... Read more
The car is packed and I'm as ready as I can get.
Monday, June 26, 2017      3 comments

I'm sure I forgot some things but oh well I can always buy something. I'm as ready as I can get. My very last cleaning effort is going to be a quick run thru 3 rooms with the vacuum before I go to bed. I can hardly believe I got so much... Read more
Almost ready....
Saturday, June 24, 2017      3 comments

The living room has all the furniture moved and then vacuumed under. So that leaves only the need to vacuum the center of the room. The dining room is in the same boat as is the bedroom. The computer room will take a bit of work tomorrow as w... Read more
Some things just line up and other things just fall apart....
Friday, June 23, 2017      3 comments

All 3 of us kids have to sign and have some papers notarized for some of mom's estate. Luckily the brother in charge of this got those papers to me today so that I could get them taken care of before my trip. So that is done and I'll get them ... Read more
Attacked the living room today.
Thursday, June 22, 2017      3 comments

Did not leave the house but did remove quite a bit of recycling and trash and put lots of things away that I had just piled up by the door. It is very much still a mess....but I've removed the piles of things that mean I can't move the furnitur... Read more

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