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Good Morning Wednesday
Wednesday, June 29, 2016      10 comments

Wednesday has always been my favorite day, especially when I was working. Wednesday was the promise that your week would come to an end. It was the quiet day, a day you could get so much accomplished. There were never meetings on Wednesdays. ... Read more
We Made It!
Monday, June 27, 2016      9 comments

I'm happy to say that Tom and I are now home and we made it through the funeral without any battle scars. As happened yesterday, no one talked to us except Tom's son, daughter-in-law and our two grandsons who were happy to see their Papa. My c... Read more
Part 1 - Complete
Sunday, June 26, 2016      8 comments

We have just returned from the visitation for my Mother-in-Law and I am happy to report that we came away unscathed! It was rather uncomfortable for Tom and I but we had support and that really helped. Tom's son William came to our home first ... Read more
Coping through Healthy Self-Talk
Saturday, June 25, 2016      11 comments

Daisy and I got out early this morning and I'm so glad we did. Even at 6:45 a.m. it was warm and humid with just enough breeze to cool off every so often. We did our usual loop which is about 1 1/2 miles - wanted to go further but it just got ... Read more
A Perfect Morning
Thursday, June 23, 2016      7 comments

Daisy and I got up a bit earlier than usual this morning and we got our walk in before 8 a.m. for the second day in a row. I'm trying to make this my new routine. The old routine consisted of getting up around 7:30, having my coffee and watchi... Read more
The Silver Lining
Tuesday, June 21, 2016      9 comments

Some of you know that we have been dealing with the declining health of my husband's mother for some time now, and all the craziness that has gone with it. It is with mixed emotions that I say that last evening she will no longer be in pain, he... Read more
Daisy's first haircut
Monday, June 20, 2016      5 comments

I brought Daisy to the groomer for her very first w... Read more
Twins
Saturday, June 18, 2016      5 comments

My father had a twin sister and I always thought that was so cool. They were best of friends growing up. So when I was pregnant the first time I was really hoping for twins, but had a daughter. The second time I thought what a great thing if ... Read more
21 years already
Friday, June 17, 2016      11 comments

Today is our 21st anniversary. I can't believe 21 years have gone by so quickly. We were so happy that day, it was a Saturday mid-morning. We had... Read more
A new day
Thursday, June 16, 2016      5 comments

It has finally stopped raining and the humidity is down. In fact, it looks like we will have a pretty long string of sunny days and I am grateful for that. Daisy and I just got back from our walk. We met a few new people today. Daisy sti... Read more
When life gets in the way
Monday, June 13, 2016      7 comments

It's been a challenging couple of weeks. Two weeks ago my husband was called because his mother was "unresponsive", unfortunately his brother didn't really know what the care giver meant by that. When he got to his mother's home the Priest was... Read more
Daisy and the Parade
Friday, June 10, 2016      8 comments

Every year at this time our city celebrates Father Hennepin Days. Father Louis Hennepin was a Catholic Priest sent to America by Louis XIV of Franc... Read more
More Flowers
Tuesday, June 07, 2016      10 comments

It's so nice to see some color in my yard after the long winter. The Peonies are really nice right now and such a rich color. These plants came from my mother's house - she had some beautiful peonies and hostas that I couldn't leave behind whe... Read more
Slow Going
Saturday, June 04, 2016      4 comments

Daisy and I decided to take our walk early today and I'm glad we did. The forecast for today is rain showers off and on - and we were just getting back to our driveway when it started to sprinkle. But it was a slow walk today. The humidit... Read more
Couldn't Resist Sharing
Friday, June 03, 2016      5 comments

Woke up to this cute photo on Facebook this morning. That's my #2 daughter Rachelle, her husband Dan and the grandkids Faith (9), Reese (5) and Jam... Read more

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