Monthly Archives: August 2012

Happy Holiday Weekend!

It’s Labor Day weekend here in the United States.  I would normally go see my son this weekend since he was born near this time of year (keeping the exact day a secret — shhh), but with the new business … Continue reading

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I’ve had my first Jewelry Party!

As you know, I’ve started a new job.  I’m an independent representative for the best sterling silver jewelry company in the world!  We’re 15 years old this year.  We have home parties and our own websites.  We do fundraisers.  We … Continue reading

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Popping Around in my Head

Just have to say it and see if it stops. My hubby and I can wear the same size jeans.  This is not the first time.  It’s a little troubling that after all these years, we’re still the same fat. … Continue reading

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The Days Crawl by

It’s been more than two weeks now since Bob died.  The days crawl by except when they don’t.  Some seem to slip through our hands like water.  It’s been rough, to say the least.  I can only imagine how my … Continue reading

Posted in change, family, hubby, lists, love, momma

Rage? Fury? A Black Hole?

It’s been a hell of a week.  We’ve had a death in the family.  My step father died last Monday.  It was quite a shock and my mother has had a really rough time.  On top of that, his “family” is being … Continue reading

Posted in family, grief, momma, rage | 4 Comments

Independence and the Lack there of

The bad news — I fell yesterday.  Actually, if  you are familiar with football terms, my smaller dog, Katie, clipped me and down I went — hard!  If my hubby had not been home at the time, I’d probably still … Continue reading

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I’ve got all these things popping around in my head like popcorn hitting a hot pan!  Here are just a few: I’ve started a new career, so I may not have as much time to blog as I’ve had in … Continue reading

Posted in lists, little things