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5/14/21 - Bedtime
Saturday, May 15, 2021      4 comments

The journey from root canal to crown is finally over. emoticon My local Jewel came through. They had heirl... Read more
5/13/21 - Bedtime
Friday, May 14, 2021      5 comments

I stopped at the grocery store and used the self-checkout. It was really busy, and the young woman who was helping the customers was sweet and kind. I went downtown for work today. With the sun shining so brightly, my office was nice an... Read more
5/12/21 - Bedtime
Wednesday, May 12, 2021      9 comments

I checked the 10-day forecast. Since the overnight temperatures are not supposed to dip below 40, I brought the annuals and tomato plants out of the garage. ... Read more
5/11/21 - Bedtime
Tuesday, May 11, 2021      6 comments

My nightgown has buttons going down the back of it, so sometimes they all don't get fastened. Tonight I was patient, took my time, and every button is in place. It's times like this that an extra pair of hands would have been welcome. Note to... Read more
5/10/21 - Bedtime
Monday, May 10, 2021      6 comments

When I went outside to put away the recycling bins, I thought it would be a good time to bring the plants out of the garage. No way! It was just too cold. I'm such a sissy. I ordered another pair of shoes online from a different manufact... Read more
5/9/21 - Bedtime
Sunday, May 09, 2021      6 comments

I have no children but I do have two nephews. They both called today to wish me a happy birthday. My nephew, Raymond, trains horses. When he was around 8 or 9, I gifted him some group riding lessons at the barn where I kept my horse. I e... Read more
5/8/21 - Bedtime
Saturday, May 08, 2021      6 comments

I did buy two flats of annuals and a few tomato and pepper plants. Since the soil was really dry, I gave them a good soaking, left them out to bask in what little sun we had today, and put them in the garage at dusk. It's 42 degrees now, and s... Read more
5/7/21 - Bedtime
Saturday, May 08, 2021      4 comments

Since it's 11:03 PM in Chicago, it's still 5/7/21, so my blog is appropriately titled. I looked out the window, and the birdfeeder was almost empty. I grabbed a pair of shoes, ran outside, and filled it. Tomorrow morning, those birds sh... Read more
5/6/21 - Bedtime
Thursday, May 06, 2021      7 comments

I do not work on Friday, and my birthday is on Saturday. When I let myself in this morning, the doorway to my office was decorated with Happy Birthday balloons, and there were more balloons in the middle of the desk. It was a very festive disp... Read more
5/5/21 - Bedtime
Wednesday, May 05, 2021      7 comments

The shoes I ordered online showed up on my front stoop. Joy of joys, they fit!!! I am truly over the moon. I drove by a local park, and there were a bunch of kids at an organized football practice. For the month of May, I thought that ... Read more
5/3/21 - Bedtime
Monday, May 03, 2021      5 comments

Finally - I'm now wearing short sleeved T-shirts. It probably won't last, but it's nice to have a change in wardrobe. Trying to get the dandelions out of the lawn hasn't been easy, because the ground is so dry. While it's been far from a ... Read more
5/2/21 - Bedtime
Sunday, May 02, 2021      9 comments

It been chilly, and our area has not gotten much rain. Since the day was lovely, I finally got around to mowing the lawn. It was a real chore, because the grass was overgrown. I'm glad it's done. Although I also got out in the yard yeste... Read more
5/1/21 - Bedtime
Saturday, May 01, 2021      5 comments

May is in so many song lyrics, and I especially like one written by Paul Simon. Art Garfunkel sings like an angel. Yes, I'm old. "April, come she will When streams are ripe and swelled with rain May, she will stay Resting in my arms... Read more
4/30/21 - Bedtime
Saturday, May 01, 2021      4 comments

My temporary crown fell off yesterday, and I brought it into the dentist's office in an envelope. As he was buffing it up, my dentist had me confess to what I was eating that made the crown come loose. It was like a chocolate covered orange pe... Read more
4/29/21 - Bedtime
Thursday, April 29, 2021      9 comments

I have a hard time finding shoes that fit properly, so it's best that I try them on at the store. Today, I took a chance and ordered a pair online. All the reviewers gushed about the wide toe box, so I'm crossing my fingers. I didn't ge... Read more

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