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Saturday, January 13, 2018      2 comments

Day two of school was great for my daughter. Our boiler is mostly fixed. He will be returning on tues to replace two valve controls. But, we have heat upstairs and both kids went to sleep in their own rooms. My mom brought the bed she... Read more
Friday, January 12, 2018      3 comments

Oy, it has been a busy two days. We had our snow hit today. We had misty rain starting last night. It was still above freezing. It dropped over night. It was 8 degrees this am. And then the snow started. But it really picked up around 11 o... Read more
Wednesday, January 10, 2018      4 comments

My daughter is registered for preschool. She starts Thursday! Thursday I will be going to the school to register my son. Unfortunately he will be at a different school. Hopefully times of bus for my son and drop off for my daughter will wo... Read more
Monday, January 08, 2018      5 comments

Today was a really tough day for me and the kids. I wasn't feeling good most of the day. They don't get that. After lunch my son fell asleep and my daughter was playing a game on my iPad, so I was able to nap for a bit. I did get to take t... Read more
Monday, January 08, 2018      3 comments

So, it's been a heck of two weeks. But as Holly pointed out, I shouldn't dwell on the negative aspects. So here are some of the events, and the positive results? Our boiler issues.....ongoing, but what we think happened: valve was stuck, di... Read more
Saturday, January 06, 2018      1 comments

I got to have dinner out with some friends tonight. It was lovely. I had sushi. The place we go now has 3 different rolls that don't have rice. I tracked my planned food ahead of time, chose my lunch and made it all work out nicely. The waitress... Read more
Friday, January 05, 2018      1 comments

Today I was able to get some unpacking done. Hubby got ceiling opened. Found a joint that broke. Hopefully that's the issue and can be fixed easily. I got acupuncture done in a new place. I also did restorative yoga again. I love it. It's ... Read more
Thursday, January 04, 2018      4 comments

Having moved recently I had to get a new license. In MN our licenses are screwy and will soon no longer be good for domestic flights. Anyway, it dawned on me when i stepped on the scale today that I am 5.6 pounds away from the weight that I have... Read more
New Years Eve
Sunday, December 31, 2017      5 comments

I weighed myself this am. Im down a pound this week. I am now weigh less than I have for 10.5 years. I remember I was about 10 pounds higher for my SIL's wedding as I was for my own a year earlier. And Im about 8-9 pounds away from that! Im lowe... Read more
Not again....
Sunday, December 31, 2017      3 comments

Almost century year old houses sure do have some issues. At least mine does. And, even worse, none of this was found on the home inspection. We left around 2 today. We got back around 7. Got one kid straight to bed in my room, because we have a ... Read more
Friday, December 29, 2017      2 comments

This is going to be a long winter if my kids don't get to go to school soon. Its really just a matter of getting the paperwork and hoops and such. But man do they need to be at school. I am in the middle of working on my resume. I realized... Read more
Snowy Thurs
Thursday, December 28, 2017      1 comments

It snowed. Roads were terrible. I drove to my dentist who was still located where we lived before. So it was a 45 min drive there, made about 1 hr 15 with snow. The way home it was WORSE! which is terrible because it had stopped snowing. P... Read more
Cold Wed
Thursday, December 28, 2017      4 comments

Well, we figured out the issue with the heater/boiler. We think. We had water start pouring out from the ceiling fan in the office. Seems a pipe burst. So that's fun. So now we have water damage in the ceiling, a broken pipe, and no heat up stai... Read more
Tuesday after Christmas
Wednesday, December 27, 2017      6 comments

I woke up today to the upstairs being FREEZING cold. Well, ok, it was in the upper 50s. But its dang cold here right now, so that was freezing! Turns out there was an issue with the pipes from the boiler. There is a valve that seems to be stuck.... Read more
And just like that....
Tuesday, December 26, 2017      3 comments

...its over. All the prep and hustle and bustle of the season and its gone in a few blinks of the eye. Unfortunately more blinks, less winks of sleep. We had been on an upward swing of sleep with the kids. That came crashing down this week... Read more

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