R-U-JELLEN's Blogs

Life Changin' Events
Friday, October 10, 2014      5 comments

Hubby and a friend are taking down a huge ash tree in our back yard today. This one is right by the patio and has given a lot of shade thru the years. But it is almost all dead branches so it is time. We took its "partner" down a couple of wee... Read more
Be Content
Wednesday, April 16, 2014      1 comments

I was walking through the living room Sunday night and Joel Osteen was on the TV. I really don't know why. Hubby was the last to watch TV and never watches the religion channels. Anyway, he said something that caught my attention so I sat dow... Read more
"When I'm 64!"
Tuesday, April 08, 2014      5 comments

Yes, as of March 25, I am two years beyond the famous tune. 66 years old! In my mind's eye, I still look like I did at 30. Then I walk past a mirror and reality hits me right in the face--LITERALLY! ... Read more
Detritus of Living
Wednesday, March 05, 2014      3 comments

The sea crate was delivered yesterday. Hubby won't admit it but he is pretty excited. I think this is just the thing to get him going again. This past year has been really rough on him. He retired a year ago then in January had heart surgery,... Read more
Bite the Bullet
Thursday, February 27, 2014      1 comments

Today we went into San Angelo to look for a sea crate. Hubby has been talking about getting one for three years now. He wants to move a lot of stuff from his large shed and his workshop so he might actually he might have room to WORK there! W... Read more
Flood in a Drought
Tuesday, February 25, 2014      4 comments

I was supposed to have five music lessons today. That didn't happen. emoticon This morning the irrigation canal ... Read more
What Will It Be?
Tuesday, February 18, 2014      5 comments

It has been a rough couple of weeks. Two weeks ago Saturday, my FIL passed away. It was expected but still difficult. especially for hubby. Except for 2 years at A&M and 2 years teaching school, he has lived with or within a mile of his Daddy. ... Read more
Life Conspires Against Us
Sunday, January 26, 2014      1 comments

Has it ever happened to you? You get back on track--getting with Spark People and feeling rejuvenated. Then everything happens at once to "test" you. My FIL is basically in the final stage of life. He has been bedridden for 11 months now. M... Read more
Two Down-a Lifetime to Go
Tuesday, January 21, 2014      1 comments

emoticon and day 2. So far so good. ... Read more
It's Past Time
Monday, January 20, 2014      1 comments

It has been so-o-o long since I've been here. I've gained back a lot of my 29 pound loss and am feeling old and creaky. Yesterday was our 40th wedding anniversary. I did a lot of remembering about how it was "back then'. One thing that made ... Read more
Blue Monday
Monday, December 03, 2012      7 comments

Every Monday, instead of waking up feeling excited about the new week, I have been feeling down and defeated. I am pep talking to myself to start all over again. I ate way too much of the "wrong" stuff again this weekend. This morning I feel l... Read more
Seems to Me I've Heard That Song Before
Friday, November 09, 2012      10 comments

Many of you (over a certain age, that is) recognize the words from that old song. This is not about the song, this is about my eating!! It dawned on me this morning that it was about this time last year that I started slipping. Cooler weather ... Read more
Old German Shepherd
Friday, November 02, 2012      6 comments

My 82 year old aunt emailed this to me. She is truly young at heart!!! One day an old German shepherd starts chasing rabbits and before long, discovers that he's lost. Wandering about, he notices a panther heading rapidly in his dir... Read more
Bonus Points Question
Sunday, October 28, 2012      7 comments

No, you won't get any points for answering this question! I have been seeing that people will have say 7 points on their spin and 5 points on the bonus spin. The only time I get a bonus spin is when I get 25 points on the wheel. Where do all... Read more
Here's the Kolaches
Monday, October 22, 2012      6 comments

Several of you wondered about kolaches and our big yearly bake. We ended up making 1053 dozen!! I am going to try to put several pictures in this blog. ... Read more

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