Responsible Teen
Tuesday, July 17, 2018      3 comments

Spent time with my DGD yesterday. She's carrying a heavy load this summer. Coaches little kids golf camp in the morrnings, home in the afternoons and in charge of her almost 11 yr old brother, household chores, grocery shops for the week, meal p... Read more
I sometimes wonder..
Wednesday, May 16, 2018      6 comments

I sometimes wonder what my house will look like when I am no longer here. ( I have cancer ) We have tried to declutter, but the DH is more interested in the garden and lawn than what has to be taken care of inside My energy level isn't great ... Read more
Friday, May 11, 2018      3 comments

Was reading some of my old blogs. Came across the one where my youngest DGS was starting kindergarten. Fast foward - he's finishing 5th grade this year and starts middle school in the fall. So much has happened in those 6 years, the oldes... Read more
Kids say the darndest things!
Thursday, May 10, 2018      2 comments

DD and her DH have been on a company trip for 5 days now. The 19 year old DGS and 17 year old DGD have been in charge. Neighbors are watching out for them also. Other Grandma has been there the last couple of days. Asked the 10 year old when ... Read more
Friday, April 13, 2018      8 comments

Just wondering if anyone has had a problem with authorizing an adult child with a POA (Power of Attorney) for your financial affairs. We are in our early and late 70's and are fully capable of taking care of our affairs. Adult child think... Read more
DGS doesn't have to look for hidden Christmas gifts.....
Thursday, November 30, 2017      6 comments

Ten yr old DGS has an i-pad that is registered to his mom. Amazon prompted him to add the account to appear on his device. This was several months ago. Now it's Christmas shopping time and he gets notified of items purchased. Sort of shoots ... Read more
Glad to gain 10 pounds..
Wednesday, February 01, 2017      7 comments

Last year was devastating. Cancer showed up in 2 lymph nodes in upper abdomen. Had 16 rounds of chemo. Dr said not working, stopped treatment and gave me a list of hospices. Was in such terrible pain. DD and her DH kept my appt to see Dr. He... Read more
PET Scan Results and further treatment
Tuesday, December 15, 2015      11 comments

Lymph node quantity – The quantity is not as important, its that they are affected that is. Type – Squamous cell carcinoma the same cells as in cervical cancer. Lymph nodes being affected is quite common after Vaginal Cancer has been treat... Read more
Joined a Spark Team I never thought I would join.
Tuesday, September 15, 2015      10 comments

CANCER SURVIVOR team. The support of that team is wonderful. Even met a new Spark friend from the team when we went on vacation in May. Back in January on a 3 week trip, I experienced a health scare. Drove home from Orlando to A... Read more
Raccoon Update
Thursday, March 26, 2015      3 comments

Had the CT scan. As I told my DD "I do have a brain and all is well with it." Thanks for all your comments. Deanna... Read more
Looking like a raccoon..
Wednesday, March 25, 2015      7 comments

Third try at this EERRRRRRgggh. Sunday early am I wasn't feeling well. While sitting in the bathroom I knew I was going to pass out. Did so and bumped my head on the tub. Cleaned my pukey self up and went back to bed. Two hours later repeat... Read more
What's he really trying to tell me!
Friday, November 14, 2014      3 comments

Learned about an event happening in the town about 12 miles from us in the community theater. A local group called "The Skillet Lickers" was formed in the 1930's and were as popular in their day as Garth Brooks is today. The descendants of the... Read more
FREE TV again!!
Wednesday, October 29, 2014      5 comments

When AEREO tv lost their Supreme Court case, the service was shut down (see previous blog about how it works). We watched Netflix and some limited programs on the ROKU. Going "cold turkey" was hard but I lived. I watched CEDAR COVE series, W... Read more
Will practice "retirement" in January
Wednesday, October 29, 2014      5 comments

Going to central Florida for 2 weeks in January. DGD competing in Cheerleading in Orlando the first weekend in January. DH wants to go to The Magic Kingdom at Disneyworld. They say it's for "kids" of all ages (75, really?). Will do the tourist... Read more
Only 2 more weeks..
Friday, May 09, 2014      1 comments

Only 2 more weeks of school. Kids say "Hurrah", Grandma says "School starts again on Aug 5". We've got a vacation in TN scheduled for me and DH while the DD and family go camping for a week. Home for a week taking DGD to cheer camp dail... Read more

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