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5/18/16 - Bedtime
Wednesday, May 18, 2016      10 comments

I was feeling a bit overwhelmed with the amount of gardening/yard work that needs to get done, so I started with a manageable area at the back of the garage. Now that I finished it up I'm happy to move on. I used a ladder today that I had ... Read more
5/17/16 - Bedtime
Tuesday, May 17, 2016      9 comments

I'm glad for warm clothes, because it was cold downtown. On LaSalle Street, we are still close enough to Lake Michigan for me to see a sliver of it between the buildings, and it's always cooler by the lake. Kitties are enjoying bird watchi... Read more
5/15/16 - Bedtime
Sunday, May 15, 2016      8 comments

Bought 40 pounds of wild bird seed. emoticon The gym awards points for attendance, taking training, etc., a... Read more
5/14/16 - Bedtime
Sunday, May 15, 2016      10 comments

Had dinner with friends at a Mexican restaurant, and they told the staff it was my birthday. The waiters put a sombrero on my head and sang Happy Birthday. It's going to take less than a week for the birds to finish off eight pounds of see... Read more
5/13/16 - Bedtime
Saturday, May 14, 2016      10 comments

Unlike yesterday evening, my computer is in a happy place. I got an update alert from Windows, but I had to do a hard boot to get my PC to power down. Needless to say, I wasn't able to spend a lot of time on SP. I'm delighted to report th... Read more
5/11/16 - Bedtime
Wednesday, May 11, 2016      8 comments

I finally put up the bird feeder. Now it's time to sit back and wait for the birds to find it! I'm always extremely grateful to make it through my TRX/kickboxing class, and those mountain climbers were real killers. The weather has ... Read more
5/9/16 - Bedtime
Monday, May 09, 2016      7 comments

Over the last week or so, something was annoying my sinuses. Thankfully, the cough has gone away, and I'm much happier. Although it was pretty gloomy, the rain held off, and I was able to get out in the yard this afternoon. When I wok... Read more
5/8/16 - Bedtime
Sunday, May 08, 2016      7 comments

My nephew and his girlfriend had a Mother's Day/birthday barbecue for my SIL, my brothers, and me. Except for the cat kids, I have no children but today is my birthday. It was very nice!!! Paul brought New Belgium's Flat Tire beer, and I ... Read more
5/7/16 - Bedtime
Saturday, May 07, 2016      10 comments

Bought four flats of annuals today; vincas, dusty millers, coleus, and marigolds. I also bought geraniums and some accent plants. I checked out the extended weather forecast for our area. Since a freeze is not predicted, I planted the col... Read more
5/6/15 - Bedtime
Friday, May 06, 2016      6 comments

I went to Jewel today and bought four heirloom tomato plants and several packages of wax and green bean seeds. I really want to put those tomato plants in the ground, but I probably need to check the long term weather forecast. Having frozen p... Read more
5/5/16 - Bedtime
Thursday, May 05, 2016      7 comments

While at the gym pedaling away on the recumbent bike, I was able to watch the Cubs and Nationals. The Cubs won!! ... Read more
5/3/16 - Bedtime
Tuesday, May 03, 2016      9 comments

Today is one of my brother's birthday. On Sunday, my other brother and I will also be celebrating birthdays. He's two years younger than I am. Yes, we were all born one year apart. I was given a scratch off lottery card as an early birth... Read more
5/2/16 - Bedtime
Monday, May 02, 2016      8 comments

It was a fine day; rain free and sunny. emoticon Although it took me over an hour, I got the grass cut. ... Read more
5/1/16 - Bedtime
Sunday, May 01, 2016      7 comments

It's a new month, so I get to flip the pages on my two calendars. More kitties!!!! My Aunt Jenny called me today to let me know the score she got playing computer Bookworm. Love her!!! With all the rain, the grass is very green and v... Read more
4/30/16 - Bedtime
Saturday, April 30, 2016      8 comments

I got a great cut today, and my hair looks so much better. When my stylist held up a mirror so I could see the back of my head, I was surprised at how much dark hair I have. The hair around my face is mostly grey, but it really doesn't bother ... Read more

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