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Struck Gold At the Grocery Store(s)...
Thursday, June 04, 2020      6 comments

Well if you like to make pizza that is. I bought the last jar of rapid rise yeast this morning at 6:55. I thought the store opened at 7 but when I arrived the parking lot was already full. I went straight to the baking row and was delighted to f... Read more
Nutrition Tracking Once Again...
Wednesday, June 03, 2020      6 comments

Tonight I’ve been updating my favorites on the nutrition tracker. I am finding many foods that we no longer eat because the store no longer carries them or they are no longer all that appealing. I figure if I’m going to use the tracker I need to... Read more
Paid The Debt...
Tuesday, June 02, 2020      7 comments

Today I paid a medical bill from last fall that went to the debt collector. The doctor from the hospital sent out a bill before Christmas that was higher than the explanation of benefits stated we had to pay for it. I called about it and never h... Read more
Garden Walk With Friends…
Monday, June 01, 2020      5 comments

Today was the first First Free Monday of the year at a local garden. So I told my four daughters we were going and I asked a friend and her daughter to join us. Not much was blooming but it was nice to walk somewhere other than in our neighborho... Read more
Today Was A Constant Stream Of Light Activity...
Sunday, May 31, 2020      4 comments

Woke up late just in time for our online church service. Then I made some hamburger patties to grill for dinner. Next up was making a grocery list. My daughter, Gillian, was irritated from the moment she woke up with allergy symptoms but w... Read more
School’s Out...
Saturday, May 30, 2020      8 comments

My two youngest are enjoying their first day of freedom. Gillian (16) decided to begin attacking a 1000-piece sea-life puzzle. Isla (13) w... Read more
Yesterday's Menu...
Wednesday, April 29, 2020      10 comments

Oatmeal Raisins Dates Milk Sprinkle of brown sugar Kind bar Milk Bicolor pear Red pepper slices Flax & fiber bread Deli chicken Muenster cheese Lettuce Tomato Pork fried rice: Brown rice Pork loin Pea... Read more
Déjà vu...
Wednesday, April 01, 2020      11 comments

Starting this month in same place as last month weight wise.... Read more
Not Even Church Gatherings…
Saturday, March 14, 2020      6 comments

Got up late, did some stuff, took a nap, and walked for a bit, Presently enjoying a fire in the fireplace before going to bed.... Read more
Exercising Late Again...
Friday, March 13, 2020      5 comments

My day had a homeschool focus (as it should!). Then I took my two youngest to a teen fellowship, did the grocery shopping, and now I am walking..in the basement. Hoping to get twenty more minutes in before I call it a night. Keep moving for... Read more
Getting Some Stuff Done...
Thursday, March 12, 2020      6 comments

BUT not at the rate I like! Now is the time for grace. I was able to do Bible and history with both girls this morning before working independently with each of them, My time with D13 was spent on math corrections and a vocabulary lesson. She wa... Read more
Khan Academy To The Rescue…
Wednesday, March 11, 2020      5 comments

D13 started pre-algebra this month. The review was great but now that we’ve started to focus on negative numbers we've had a bit of a setback. The directions for adding and subtracting negative numbers in her book were not the easiest to underst... Read more
Didn’t Feel Up To Much Today…
Tuesday, March 10, 2020      9 comments

Did what was absolutely necessary: D23 to work D21 to hospital to fill out a financial application D15 to co-op Nap Pizza brought home for dinner by husband per my request Another Mission Impossible Keep mov... Read more
Why Do My Thoughts Center Around Food?...
Monday, March 09, 2020      6 comments

All day long I thought of the stir fry I was going to prepare...chicken with snow peas, celery, carrots, onions, and water chestnuts with a ginger sauce served over brown rice. That's the only problem I see with menu planning...dreaming of food.... Read more
Sunday, March 08, 2020      5 comments

Thinking I have a cold. I coughed throughout the night. This morning my husband told me to stay in bed and that he would take all of the girls to church. That was at 7:45am. The next thing I knew it was 10:00am. The sleep felt good! So the day w... Read more

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