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Tired Tuesday
Tuesday, September 01, 2020      9 comments

I had a really long day at work yesterday. By the time it was over, I unset my alarm and crawled in bed. Hopefully, I can get off earlier today and get to Costco and Meijer. My son informed me this morning that he is out of PB & J and there are ... Read more
Monday, Monday
Monday, August 31, 2020      13 comments

It's looking to be a grey Monday - not raining, yet, but the song popped into my head anyway. Having either one is bad enough, together makes for a miserable day. The weather channel is not encouraging: Partly to mostly cloudy. A stray shower or... Read more
Thursday Things
Thursday, August 27, 2020      13 comments

Today we had breakfast at some local friends' house and she introduced me to a yummy granola and where to buy it. Then we got directions to a couple more antique malls and spent the day wandering through one of them and didn't even finish gettin... Read more
Wednesday Wanderings
Wednesday, August 26, 2020      8 comments

Today we spent most of the afternoon wandering through the shops on what is known as C Street - Commercial Avenue in Springfield, MO. I got Christmas present for one friend and a birthday present as well since their birthday is close - I try to ... Read more
Tuesday travels
Tuesday, August 25, 2020      13 comments

Today I will be driving to Springfield, MO to meet my mom. I get the longer half of the drive, but then she is 84. I am taking my laptop with me, but I doubt I will use it much. Enough to post our miles to the spreadsheet for my team the Walkers... Read more
Monday, Friday
Monday, August 24, 2020      12 comments

This week, Monday is my Friday - I have the rest of the week off. I might not be around much the rest of the week.... Read more
Saturday with Book Club
Saturday, August 22, 2020      11 comments

Today I will be hosting the monthly meeting for the new chapter of the book club I belong to. It's called The Royal Manticoran Navy or TRMN and is the official fan club of the Honor Harrington books by David Weber. Each chapter is a ship in the ... Read more
TGIF 8/21
Friday, August 21, 2020      9 comments

It's been another busy week. Well, Monday was quiet at work and Tuesday I started on phase 2 of the big client project, but Wed morning I logged on to work and my VP messaged me before I finished my everyday first task of checking on the overnig... Read more
Thursday Thanks
Thursday, August 20, 2020      14 comments

I am thankful my friend found a job, even if it is out west of Rockford and he is moving to Rockford. I am thankful he is only moving as far as Rockford and not out of state. I am thankful for the advice he gives me. I am thankfu... Read more
Wed and finally awake
Wednesday, August 19, 2020      11 comments

Last week was crazy and I was so tired Sun, Mon, Tue that I didn't have time to write before I logged on to work - well, not Sun. Sun I went out to Rockford to see the house my friend has a bid on. Mon I had to be logged on by 6, but then staye... Read more
End of a long work-week
Saturday, August 15, 2020      8 comments

I had this all written yesterday and forgot to post it: "It's been a very busy week at work as we get ready for a huge software release for a major client. Release happens Saturday afternoon on into the evening and sometime the next morning - ... Read more
Thursday Thinks twice
Thursday, August 13, 2020      11 comments

I think I am really glad I got the solar on the roof - I like having $16-$32 electric bills in the summer with the A/C running. $16 is the minimum bill when I produce more than I use. I think the first thing I am going to use the money from... Read more
Hump Day 8/12
Wednesday, August 12, 2020      12 comments

It's quite nice outside right now - mid 60s and the sun is shining. Forecast says plenty of sunshine, high near 85. Much more bearable than 95. This is promising to be a VERY busy week at work. The project is going live on Saturday and ther... Read more
Tuesday 8/11
Tuesday, August 11, 2020      15 comments

I am very grateful the storms last night went mostly around us. We didn't lose power or get any hail. It was windy and rainy, but very little of the thunder and lightning. Today is supposed to be a little bit cooler and definitely tonight cooler... Read more
Muggy Monday
Monday, August 10, 2020      10 comments

It was a lovely, but hot day yesterday. I did go in the pool for a while, then almost froze getting out of my wet suit in the air conditioning. Last night it clouded up and rained lightly just before bedtime. This morning, I ran a couple last mi... Read more

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