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12/31/15
Thursday, December 31, 2015      13 comments

What a year it has been. It has been tumultuous at times. Unemployment twice and the stress that goes along with that. A job that at times almost did me in, but kept me financially sound for the most part. Drama of other sorts in different ... Read more
12/30/15
Wednesday, December 30, 2015      12 comments

Well, we might not be flooded, but it i really affecting us. We have lost access to any major highway around us. I-44 is closed for 20 miles which is our main way to travel due to flooding. Route 30 is closed by the Meramac River, which is ou... Read more
12/29/15
Tuesday, December 29, 2015      13 comments

Gee, while I know that many people have it worse than we do, but now we have another challenge where I live. Our water treatment plant is probably going to be shutdown due to flooding and our water is going to be rationed. The news is saying t... Read more
12/28/15
Monday, December 28, 2015      14 comments

Well the day started on a down note, getting a call from the recruiter telling me that they haven't heard anything from the company. My thoughts were that I didn't get the job, and that was it. So it was pouring down rain, 37 degrees, and I ha... Read more
12/27/15
Sunday, December 27, 2015      10 comments

If every there was a laid back day, this was it. Outside of doing my exercises, I did nothing! With all the rain, we have had yesterday and today, it was an indoor day! Yesterday, I helped a friend move furniture up to their third floor of th... Read more
12/26/15
Saturday, December 26, 2015      15 comments

Well, our rains have begun. We have gotten about 3 1/2 inches of rain already today. My son called today to say they decided not to drive cross state due to the rain we are having and the fact that Sunday afternoon their temps across the state... Read more
12/25/15
Saturday, December 26, 2015      13 comments

As the song says, "What a difference a day makes!" Last night was a mess, as was I. I went to Midnight Mass, and sang the Carols, but was so frustrated at the 'Performance' the Pastor orchestrated. I am not going in to details. I am praying ... Read more
12/24/15
Thursday, December 24, 2015      9 comments

I had a long blog written telling how the problem at church is still going on. I was having a hell of a pity party, and I guess the Lord works in mysterious ways and wiped it out. The short of it is when I got to church for the 4:00 Mass, I wa... Read more
12/23/15
Wednesday, December 23, 2015      11 comments

Two days away from Christmas. I had such a mishmash of a day. I got a call for another position. And so I had a telephone interview. During the midst of this, the installer came to change our Uverse to Direct TV. This telephone interview wa... Read more
12/22/15
Tuesday, December 22, 2015      13 comments

The Tuesday before Christmas and all through the house, my doggie is ill and looks oh so sad. The vet has not confirmed but by all indications my diabetic Husky seems to have gotten Canine Cushings disease. This is a Adrenal disease that seem... Read more
12/21/15
Monday, December 21, 2015      9 comments

Well it was 76 degrees today on Dec. 21! Who would have thunk it? I tried to be outside as much as I could. I took the dogs out for their walk today, and I had the dogs outside running as much as I could. I have to take my husky back to the ... Read more
12/20/15
Sunday, December 20, 2015      8 comments

Well only five days away and Christmas will be here, Sure has come in a hurry, For those of you who heard of my Midnight Mass fiasco, it has been resolved. My pastor said he was unaware that I was going to cantor, and the person he asked to... Read more
12/19/15
Sunday, December 20, 2015      14 comments

What a great day this was! Despite the fact that I got about 4 hours sleep, I have felt great today. I got a lot done today. Went grocery shopping this morning, and ran errands, and went to Soulard market to get some fresh fruits and veggies.... Read more
12/18/15
Friday, December 18, 2015      12 comments

Today marks my 125 day in my streak of 10000+ steps a day. Had I not messed up 125 days ago it would have been 465 days. In retrospect, it is a point of pride for me. July, 2013, I couldn't walk from my house to my car without being totally ... Read more
12/17/15
Thursday, December 17, 2015      16 comments

Today was a unique day. It is the first time in my life, that I had gotten a job, and within 1 hour lost the job. I got a call from a recruiter that I got the job that I interviewed for on Monday. I was estatic! I told Margaret that we would... Read more

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