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Tying a big knot-
Saturday, January 18, 2014      1 comments

Because I am at the end of my rope and it is frayed to the breaking point. So, tie a big knot and just hang on. At least try to. The guy bringing Hubs' truck up is running into the same issues Hubs and I have. As of now, we have paid almost... Read more
Saturday, January 18, 2014      1 comments

No way to emoticon a raspberry in blog title, lol. Son helped get car started today, so we decided to go to the bank (drive through) then I was going to stop at the store and leave it run while one of us ran in for a couple things. The car ... Read more
Slowly improving
Friday, January 17, 2014      1 comments

At least bits and pieces are. I ended up missing the concert last night because the fuel pump is acting up. There wasn't time for son to get under car to help get it started. He had just enough time to grab dinner, a shower, and a ride to the sc... Read more
Still struggling
Thursday, January 16, 2014      2 comments

And on top of that, the snow has been blowing, so I am no longer "dug out". And son has a choir concert tonight that he doesn't want me to go to. I want to go! I don't remember my mom ever WANTING to go to any of my events. I don't want to be li... Read more
No middle ground
Wednesday, January 15, 2014      2 comments

I will either be Sparking almost continuously for the next several weeks or I will be awol. Things had been going fairly well and it looked like the issues with our "flying pig" were getting resolved with the guy who offered to haul it up h... Read more
Wednesday, January 15, 2014      2 comments

Every school in our area is closed...except our city schools?? Gibraltar? Closed. Southern Door? Closed. Both parochial schools? Closed. Sevastopol? Closed. Sturgeon Bay city? OPEN??!! And the school bus (the early one for the little k... Read more
Enough said-
Tuesday, January 14, 2014      3 comments

I've been told a picture is worth a thousand words. I only have one-CRAP!... Read more
I don't wanna
Monday, January 13, 2014      2 comments

Go out in the ice. (Fat me) You're already in your swimsuit (trying to be fitter me) Its icy out (fm) Son salted(ttbfm) It won't hurt if I skip today(fm) You skipped all last week! (Ttbfm) To spend time with Hubs and get stuff done! ... Read more
I am being so good!
Saturday, January 11, 2014      3 comments

I got up really early and had cheerios, milk, and a banana. A coupld hours later, I had 2 eggs and diet toast (ok, I had the eggs. The toast is still sitting). I just brought in my lunch and snacks for working. Celery with peanut butter. Cottage... Read more
What a time to run out of salt!
Saturday, January 11, 2014      1 comments

Not cooking salt. Sidewalk salt. I don't remember son telling me we needed more, he says he did, though. So now there is ice on the porch, steps, and sidewalk. And slick enough ice (right around freezing, so wet ice) that I don't dare try t... Read more
Me? A teacher?
Friday, January 10, 2014      2 comments

Of adults? Looks like. I've taught children crafting, knitting, crocheting for years (let's not talk about how many!) And I taught a friend how to tat 2 winters ago. I recently had a group of ladies who already knit contact me and ask ... Read more
still surviving...
Thursday, January 09, 2014      2 comments

And the extent of the binge eating (so far) has been 6 breaded shrimp and a single serving of crinkle cut fries. Both baked from frozen. Total calorie damage? 360. So I counted it as lunch and didn't end up getting up to bake for binging. I abso... Read more
I survived-
Thursday, January 09, 2014      3 comments

I think. It's been a hectic 2 days. Hubs was home for us to do his DOT crap. I hate DMV. And don't get me started on homeland security. I swear, it's not the innocent, hard working drivers that are the problem. And we are the ones who struggle t... Read more
Where is it??
Tuesday, January 07, 2014      2 comments

I had my entire blog done and in the middle of posting...and it went POOF and disappeared. It was a good blog, positive, all about the stuff going on. I felt good about it. Now it's gone ... Read more
What the...
Sunday, January 05, 2014      2 comments

Was I thinking when I let me guard down and planned for things to go smoothly??? Got woke up this morning with a phone call about Hubs' rig (the one that's been sitting at the repair shop FOREVER because we just haven't been able to afford ... Read more

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