SWDB May 27, 2019

Linking up with our friend Peggy to share my week. It seems like my life is so busy that the only way I am going to be able to blog and stay on course is to get back to my Daybook; with prompts to help me out.

Looking out my window: It’s a beautiful day in the Ozarks!!!

I am thinking: This is the life!

I am thankful: We had a nice relaxing weekend!

One of my favorite things: Sitting on the deck.

I am creating: reworking the reading list.

I am wearing: Blue jean shorts, tshirt,  flip flops.

I am reading: Moby Dick

I am listening to: Docks moving as the waves come into the cove, people talking around the pool, and a vacuum running in the distance.

I am hoping: This week is a smooth one.

I am learning: that you can’t save everyone.

Looking forward to: UTV riding is next Saturday!!!

Shared quote:

A moment in my day: LAUNDRY!!! No matter where I am there is always laundry to be done.

 

Closing note: time to get busy cleaning up so we can head home.

Hope you are taking time this Memorial day to honor in your heart those who lost their lives in service to this great country! GOD BLESS AMERICA!!!!

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SWDB May 20, 2019

Linking up with our friend Peggy to share my week. It seems like my life is so busy that the only way I am going to be able to blog and stay on course is to get back to my Daybook; with prompts to help me out.

Looking out my window: It’s still dark.  It won’t ever be light out when I post this unless I don’t go to work… It’s a very nice 62 degrees with a slight breeze though.

I am thinking: This is going to be a nice short work week.

I am thankful: The weather has finally turned!

One of my favorite things: Sunshine and warm temperatures!

I am creating: Nothing.  I have no creative energy!

I am wearing: Blue jean capris, white tee with white pumas tennis shoes.

I am reading: On What Grounds by Cleo Coyle.

I am listening to: The quiet before the day gets started.

I am hoping: Grandma is in a good mood when I go see her after work.

I am learning: to balance life.  Bwhahaha!  who am I kidding.  More than likely I will never master this!

Looking forward to: UTV riding in a couple weeks.  We are going to Cloud 9 down in southern Missouri.

Shared quote:

A moment in my day: 

Closing note: I am working on some posts with more meat; meaning.  It’s taking a little time because they require me to actually sit down and type instead of trying to post from my phone on the run.  I enjoy these regular memes that help keep me on track but I really want to share things that can help others.

SWDB May 13, 2019

Linking up with our friend Peggy to share my week. It seems like my life is so busy that the only way I am going to be able to blog and stay on course is to get back to my Daybook; with prompts to help me out.

Looking out my window: it’s a cool 45 degrees and pitch black! Supposed to warm up this week and be spring time again! Lol!

I am thinking: A lot about our boy.

I am thankful: That our daughter graduated from college Saturday with her associates degree.  Now she will move on to become a teacher.

One of my favorite things: Celebrating those success’s.

I am creating: Reading lost.

I am wearing: black pencil skirt, white blouse, black heels.

I am reading: Liars, Leakers, and Liberals by Judge Jeanine Pirro! I love this woman!

I am listening to: The furnace running.  That’s right! I couldn’t take it anymore I had to turn it back on! 68 inside is just too cold for me!

I am hoping: That we hear of an engagement announcement from our oldest daughter soon.

I am learning: There are many things that are way out of my control. No matter what I do I cannot change them.

Looking forward to: Four relaxing days at the condo.

Shared quote:

A moment in my day: What I love about Sunday night as we are relaxing trying to get ready for the work week is watching Americcan Idol! All those that I have voted for are still in! Now I am have to narrow down my choice to help pick the next American Idol!  This is a good moment in my day. In another week I will have to find something else that fills this time.

Closing note: It was a great mother’s day.  I got to see our oldest for a while. She gave me the sweetest card. We gave her one too telling her how proud of her we are. She’s a beautiful person! Our middle graduated from college Saturday and we are very proud of her as well. We will see her tonight. I did not hear from our son which did not surprise me at all. He may be lost to us for good but we did all we could for him. He’s a man now…

SWDB April 1, 2019

Linking up with our friend Peggy to share my week. It seems like my life is so busy that the only way I am going to be able to blog and stay on course is to get back to my Daybook; with prompts to help me out.

Looking out my window: It’s a little more cloudy today; warmer than yesterday.  Each day is supposed to warm up until the high of 71 on Thursday with more rain moving in.  I will need to cut grass soon.  It’s greening up and getting too tall for our little dogs liking. 🙂

I am thinking: I have a long list of things to pull together this week of things to haul to our condo.

I am thankful: this is almost over.

One of my favorite things: My 15 minute commute to/from work.  Gives me time to decompress.

I am creating: Summer plans.  We love entertaining and hosting friends. Our deck is almost complete.  Then we have our firepit area to do and the outdoor living will be ready to entertain!

I am wearing: denim dress with brown wedges.

I am reading: Longbourn by Jo Baked

I am listening to: Beartown by Fredrik Backman Don’t think I am going to enjoy this one as much as the other Backman novels I have read.  But it do recall that it took a while to really get to the best part off the story.

I am hoping: that April will slow down so we can enjoy the spring season.

I am learning: to walk in the sunshine when it’s there, relax when the clouds come in, and live in the moment.

Looking forward to: being done with this current book I am reading.

Shared quote:

Could NOT agree more!

A moment in my day: After having all our bedrooms filled this weekend with friends that came for the Ride 4 a Reason there are sheets and towels to be washed up.  I love entertaining and having a house full of people but it’s a lot of work before and after. Just sayin’. 🙂

Closing note: Things are going really good with our oldest.  She’s calling me often, asking her dad for some advise, and actually trying to make plans with us to do things.  This all seems small to some people but it’s huge to this momma!  Been a long time coming and I am going to nurture it as much as I can.

Please keep the boy in your prayers.  He’s just about at the bottom.  I know you have at get there before you remember that the Lord is there and you just have to turn back to him.  Dad and I will not be “bailing” him out.  He’s a hard learning and won’t until he is “down and out”.  I am praying that happens before something too serious happens that can’t be undone.

SWDB March 18, 2019

Linking up with our friend Peggy to share my week. It seems like my life is so busy that the only way I am going to be able to blog and stay on course is to get back to my Daybook; with prompts to help me out.

Looking out my window: The sun is shining in a bright beautiful blue sky!

I am thinking: this weekend went too fast!

I am thankful: for green grass beginning to show up!

One of my favorite things: a nice Sunday out riding the utv with hubby and friends!

I am creating: continually clean and organized home.

I am wearing: skinny jeans,  long sleeved blouse, and slip on shoes.

I am reading: Longbourn by Jo Baked

I am listening to: The Great Alone by Hannah Kristin

I am hoping: for a week with no rain.

I am learning: you can lead a horse to water but you can’t make him drink…. (our son)

Looking forward to: flowers blooming

Shared quote:

A moment in my day: this past Saturday I cleaned out 3 closets! It was a wonderful productive day.

Closing note: there’s so much going on here that I forgot to get my post up early.  I guess I shouldn’t fuss too much about that. Blogging isn’t supposed to be more stressful. At any rate it’s up now.

SWDB March 11, 2019

Linking up with our friend Peggy to share my week. It seems like my life is so busy that the only way I am going to be able to blog and stay on course is to get back to my Daybook; with prompts to help me out.

Looking out my window: the time change has made it dark when it was beginning to be light at this time. 

I am thinking: I would live to still be in bed!

I am thankful: our son has found a job.

One of my favorite things: audio books

I am creating: a new daily to do list.  I need to get my routine set for not being home Friday night through Sunday night. Then I won’t be so overwhelmed.

I am wearing: blue jeans and black sweatshirt.

I am reading: Longbourn by Jo Baked

I am listening to: Sister Carrie by Theodore Dreiser

I am hoping: our sons drive into the city for training is a safe one. He’s never driven in St. Louis before.

I am learning: to go with the flow. Not always easy as I am somewhat of a control freak…keeping it real.

Looking forward to: closing on our refinance.

Shared quote:

A moment in my day: 

Working hard!

Closing note: Yesterday was such a lazy day, due to inactivity that I’m not used to, that now this morning I am having a hard time getting going.  Of course this time change will take me a couple weeks to get used to. Hope you all are having a better time of it than I.

SWDB March 4, 2019

Linking up with our friend Peggy to share my week. It seems like my life is so busy that the only way I am going to be able to blog and stay on course is to get back to my Daybook; with prompts to help me out.

Looking out my window: its dark and cold. And it’s over 12 hours later than I normally get my post up. 

I am thinking: watching calorie intake is very difficult.

I am thankful: for my fitness pal app.

One of my favorite things: curling up on the couch with a blanket and movie.

I am creating: I’m  still working on those clean organized spaces.

I am wearing: workout clothes.

I am reading: Longbourn by Jo Baked

I am listening to: Fox News

I am hoping: for a good nights sleep.  I’m so sore from my workout yesterday and now today.

I am learning: the ins and outside of nutrition via my fitness pal app.  It’s a great tool.

Looking forward to: March 30th we are going on a UTV ride.

Shared quote:

A moment in my day: went to see grandma after work today.  She has lost one of her hearing aids and she is seeing things. 😔

Closing note: not much going on here. For that I should be thankful.  Jeremy isn’t doing so well but some life lessons have to be learned on your own. He won’t listen or take any advice.

SWDB February 25, 2019

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Linking up with our friend Peggy to share my week. It seems like my life is so busy that the only way I am going to be able to blog and stay on course is to get back to my Daybook; with prompts to help me out.

Looking out my window: The sun is beginning to come up.  I can see it in the east. It’s still pretty cold out… about 25*.  Birds are starting to gather at the feeders.

I am thinking: I am already liking these longer days.

I am thankful: that the sun was shining all day yesterday!

One of my favorite things: The promise of Spring.

I am creating: clean, organized spaces.

I am wearing: blue jeans and t-shirt.  I am cleaning my office today.  I have all my fiscal year end to put away.

I am reading: On The Road by Jack Kerouac

I am listening to: Fox News

I am hoping: That grandma gets her cast off today.

I am learning: I can hear the furnace and the dryer running this morning.

Looking forward to: closing on our condo.  I want to start furnishing it and making it our space!

Shared quote:

A moment in my day: I spent all day yesterday doing laundry and decluttering the kitchen.  Things look so much better in there and now I have a lot of laundry to put away.

Closing note: Looks like we are new condo owners.  We made a low offer and they accepted it the same day!  We are supposed to close around April 5th if everything goes well.  We now have to furnish it so we are looking for things on Craigslist and such.  Don’t want to spend a fortune furnishing our small weekend pad.

SWDB February 18, 2019

Linking up with our friend Peggy to share my week. It seems like my life is so busy that the only way I am going to be able to blog and stay on course is to get back to my Daybook; with prompts to help me out.

Looking out my window: the sun is shining but it is deceiving.  It’s still cold. I can hear the birds calling spring to hurry up!

I am thinking: that Monday comes around way too fast.

I am thankful: overall good health and the ability to enjoy life.

One of my favorite things: sitting on the sofa on Sunday and looking out at the snow…

I am creating: a new workout routine.  Time to shake it up.

I am wearing: my dark colored Silver jeans,  copper colored top, and cowboy boots.

I am reading: Tha Good Earth

I am listening to: the furnace running

I am hoping: our “meeting” with our daughter and boyfriend goes well tonight.

I am learning: that everyone needs their space.

Looking forward to: better weather to ride our new RZR.

Shared quote:

A moment in my day: there really isn’t much to talk about here.  My days are all the same.

Closing note: this weekend felt pretty unproductive. We will be going back to the lake to view more condos this next weekend.  At least that’s our plan right now.

SWDB February 11, 2019

Linking up with our friend Peggy to share my week. It seems like my life is so busy that the only way I am going to be able to blog and stay on course is to get back to my Daybook; with prompts to help me out.

Looking out my window: it’s dark, foggy, and above freezing this morning.  It will be raining soon. 

I am thinking: about my work week.  I was off all of last week except Friday.  This week both my boss’s will be out until Thursday.  I’m going to have a busy week getting caught up.

I am thankful: for a job that allows me plenty of time off.

One of my favorite things: these days it’s any temperature above freezing!

I am creating: in pinterest I am collecting things I want to do in retirement; which I hope is just over three years.

I am wearing: my bath robe and a towel on my head. 😊 getting ready for work.

I am reading: The Remains of the Day by Kazuo Ishiguro

I am listening to: the quiet.  Hubby gets up an hour after me.

I am hoping: spring gets here soon.

I am learning: to speak up when I don’t agree without sounding like a “B”.

Looking forward to: time with our daughter and her family.

Shared quote:

A moment in my day: my days are very routine.  There isn’t anything exciting enough to mention here. I may remove this prompt.

Closing note: I am asking prayers for our daughters “mother in law”. She is having heart surgery this week. She is a widow in her mid 50’s.

SWDB January 28, 2019

Linking up with our friend Peggy to share my week. It seems like my life is so busy that the only way I am going to be able to blog and stay on course is to get back to my Daybook; with prompts to help me out.

Looking out my window: it’s still dark even though I am posting over an hour  later than usual.  It’s 32 degrees and rain is moving in.  Will warm into the 40′ today. 

I am thinking: about my hair appointment tomorrow.  I need more high and low lights. My hair is too dark.

I am thankful: for this day off work.

One of my favorite things: watching a movie of a book I really enjoyed.

I am creating: new healthy recipe ideas in pinterest. I’m tired of eating the same thing every week.

I am wearing: my warm house robe and wool socks. Soon I will be getting ready to take grandma to the doctor.

I am reading: After You by Jojo Moyes

I am listening to: the quiet.

I am hoping: they take grandma’s cast off today.  She complains so much about it.

I am learning: to wait.  Think I have been here before.

Looking forward to: next Monday,  our vacation in Mexico!

Shared quote:

A moment in my day: we rode the RZR around Saturday.  Got to break it in a little before we hit the trails.

Closing note: Our oldest daughter contacted us this weekend.  She wants to get married and wants us to reconcile so that we can be a family again! We responded that is what we want too and would love to see then and talk a bit. She’s been slow to respond (must have been working all weekend). But there is hope and hubby is determined to clear this up! I will have my family back soon! Still a road to travel.  Please keep us in your prayers!

SWDB January 21, 2019

Linking up with our friend Peggy to share my week. It seems like my life is so busy that the only way I am going to be able to blog and stay on course is to get back to my Daybook; with prompts to help me out.

Looking out my window: I will be glad when it is light in the mornings.  This dark is depressing!  Very cold.  It’s not supposed to warm up much today.  Cloudy and looks windy!

I am thinking: MEXICO

I am thankful: We finally sold….

One of my favorite things: My Sunday afternoon on the couch with my tea and laptop.

I am creating: I have intentions of creating an organized decluttered kitchen but I’m not really into it at the moment.

I am wearing: I’m still in my robe with a towel on my head…

I am reading: The Sound and The Fury by William Faulkner (I think I started this once before and tabled it…)

I am listening to: light classical music on my Directv music channels.

I am hoping: for some sunshine soon.

I am learning: no matter how well you think you taught your children they are going to do what they are going to do and there is nothing you can really do or say about it.  Our son…does not have the work ethic of our oldest or even his biological sister.  They were all raised the same way but they don’t always turn out the same.

Looking forward to: Spring time!  I know it’s a ways off yet but I have to look forward to something. 😀

Shared quote: a reminder to our son!

A moment in my day: It’s not a very exciting life I lead… It’s pretty much the same thing day in and day out.  We are very routine driven as we always were even with a house full!  So maybe routine wasn’t for the kids after all! LOL!

Closing note: I will try to be adding another post each week… maybe Thankful Thursday or Friday Faves again… Gradually adding more back in if I can keep up with the two I am doing now and remembering to review my books at my book blog too.

SWDB January 14, 2019

Linking up with our friend Peggy to share my week. It seems like my life is so busy that the only way I am going to be able to blog and stay on course is to get back to my Daybook; with prompts to help me out.

Looking out my window: wow! The difference a week makes!  It’s cold, dark and snowy. We got about 6 inches over the weekend. 

I am thinking: I could handle this every weekend if hubby could stay home.  He gets stir crazy very quickly.

I am thankful: for some down time.

One of my favorite things: watching the birds at the feeders.

I am creating: this time last year it was tax stuff.  Now I am just pinning lots if fun homesteading ideas for after I retire in a few years.

I am wearing: blue jeans, long sleeved shirt, and tennis shoes.

I am reading: Annihilation by Jeff Vandermeer

I am listening to: quiet right now.

I am hoping: my prayer for our family reconciliation is answered soon.

I am learning: to speak more of my true feelings.

Looking forward to: ou vacation to Mexico in February.

Shared quote:

A moment in my day: 

Closing note: so I know my prayers are heard.  Saturday night we ran to town to grab a bite to eat and ran into our oldest daughters boyfriend and his son.  I pointed them out to hubby and he went over and shook his hand and said hello.  It’s a great start and I know was hard for my husband.

SWDB January 7, 2019

Linking up with our friend Peggy to share my week. It seems like my life is so busy that the only way I am going to be able to blog and stay on course is to get back to my Daybook; with prompts to help me out.

Looking out my window: still dark but it’s a mild morning. Slight breeze.  Can’t believe the temperatures this January.  

I am thinking: about our son. He has gotten an apartment of his own. Will he be able to keep it. He has a hard time managing his money.

I am thankful: he has his own place now.

One of my favorite things: football on Sunday.

I am creating: a stash of things to give our son for his apartment.

I am wearing: my bathrobe and a towel on my head.

I am reading: To Be Where You Are by Jan Karon.

I am listening to: the furnace running.

I am hoping: the rest of the winter is as mild as January is so far.

I am learning: to be fierce! (In a good way)

Looking forward to: spring

Shared quote:

A moment in my day: an afternoon walk with Jada this past weekend.

Closing note: took grandma to orthopedic doctor last week.  Her wrist was set well enough so the casted it. She will begin occupational therapy this week to help with her balance and keeping her legs strong while she is stuck in a wheelchair because she can’t use a Walker.

My doctor said I have an impingement in my ac and rotator cuff.  Take 30 rest from weight training and see how I do.  I also have a knot in my throat that is affecting my voice and swallowing. This week I have to have an ultrasound.  Praying that it is nothing.

SWDB December 31, 2018

Linking up with our friend Peggy to share my week. It seems like my life is so busy that the only way I am going to be able to blog and stay on course is to get back to my Daybook; with prompts to help me out.

Looking out my window: it’s cold and rainy.

I am thinking: of my new word for 2019

I am thankful: for another healthy year.

One of my favorite things: going to the gym.

I am creating: My goals list for 2019

I am wearing: my robe.

I am reading: To Be Where You Are by Jan Karon.

I am listening to: Fox News

I am hoping: good weather tonight and tomorrow.

I am learning: to slow down…due to a shoulder injury.

Looking forward to: reconciliation

Shared quote:  my word for 2019!

A moment in my day: I’ve been helping hubby put accessories on our new Polaris rzr… 😐

Closing note: we are off to spend New year’s with friends over in Illinois. It should be a fun time ringing in the new year.

SWDB December 10, 2018

Linking up with our friend Peggy to share my week. It seems like my life is so busy that the only way I am going to be able to blog and stay on course is to get back to my Daybook; with prompts to help me out.

Looking out my window

I am thinking: Of everything I have to get done today before we leave in the morning for Mexico.

I am thankful: for good jobs that allows us to take our trips.

One of my favorite things: sun, water, and sand.

I am creating: nothing at the moment.

I am wearing: probably the same as last week at this time, my robe.  I will be getting dressed for work when I get this post done.  Then it will be blue jeans, boots, and a sweater.

I am reading: The Woman in Cabin 10 by Ruth Ware

I am listening to: Quiet.  Hubby is still asleep.

I am hoping: This day goes smooth and fast.

I am learning: to wait

Looking forward to: reconciliation

Shared quote: Waiting for this to kick in with my oldest…

A moment in my day: This is what we do about three nights a week…

Closing note:

SWDB December 3, 2018

Linking up with our friend Peggy to share my week. It seems like my life is so busy that the only way I am going to be able to blog and stay on course is to get back to my Daybook; with prompts to help me out.

Looking out my window: It’s another cloudy and cold morning.  I guess I had better get used to it.

I am thinking: That I am very much going to enjoy my vacation.

I am thankful: for the wood furnace.

One of my favorite things: Hot cup of tea while watching the Chief’s game!

I am creating: my gift list

I am wearing: my bathrobe at the moment.  Almost time to get ready for work.

I am reading: A Redbird Christmas

I am listening to: nothing but quiet this morning.

I am hoping: This week goes quickly

I am learning: to relax and enjoy life no matter our circumstances.

Looking forward to: Christmas with my family on Saturday!

Shared quote:

A moment in my day: Our Saturday out in our UTV.

Closing note: It’s so hard to believe that 2018 is almost over.  I’ve been thinking on my goals for 2019.  I don’t think I will make a list of things that must be done.  I think I will make goals each month and try to complete those projects or reading lists as the year goes on.  That way I don’t feel like such a failure.  My reading goal is still going to be 60 books even though I feel a little short of that this year.

SWDB # November 26, 2018

Linking up with our friend Peggy to share my week. It seems like my life is so busy that the only way I am going to be able to blog and stay on course is to get back to my Daybook; with prompts to help me out.

Looking out my window: It’s a cold wet morning. Because of the clouds I guess it is still pretty dark out.

I am thinking: about a few more gifts I have to get before December 8th. That’s Christmas with my family.

I am thankful: I got to see my kids yesterday!

One of my favorite things: Hearing them laugh.

I am creating: monthly goals for next year.

I am wearing: Because it’s cold… jeans, long sleeve shirt with sweater, and boots.

I am reading: A Ring of Endless Light by Madeline L’engle

I am listening to: Fox news

I am hoping: I can work with this hairdresser. I thought she understood me…no black or red in my hair. I have way too much black. Hate to have to find a new one so soon.

I am learning: my communication skills need to improve. Even if it makes me appear harsh.

Looking forward to: our trip to Mexico.

Shared quote:

A moment in my day:

Closing note: My time with my family will be with me a long time! It was so good to have them all together for a few hours! Why does life have to be so busy? Everyone working different shifts… I guess it is still part of me adjusting to empty nest.

SWDB #??? November 19, 2018

Linking up with our friend Peggy to share my week. It seems like my life is so busy that the only way I am going to be able to blog and stay on course is to get back to my Daybook; with prompts to help me out.

Looking out my window:  The sun (or daylight anyway) is beginning to peak over the eastern horizon. The trees all stand straight and still.  Nothing is moving out there this early cold “fall” morning.  It’s a wet morning.

I am thinking: I am tired of the news being on.  We go in spirts; total news on the television for weeks then we shut it off and have nothing for a time.

I am thankful: for our bi-weekly housekeeper.  It allows me to workout regularly.

One of my favorite things: a great workout that I feel results for days.

I am creating: our travel plans!

I am wearing: blue jeans and sweatshirt.

I am reading: MacFarland’s Lass by Glynnis Campbell

I am listening to: Seduction of a Highland Lass by Maya Banks

I am hoping: to have a mild winter… but it’s not starting off to be a very mild one.

I am learning: New machines at our local gym.

Looking forward to: my hair appointment on Wednesday!

Shared quote: The harder you work for something, the greater you’ll feel when you achieve it.

A moment in my day:

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Closing note: I’ll be on the couch tonight watching our winning all time favorite KC Chiefs!  Hubby has a school board meeting.  It will be a nice quiet night Barbara! 🙂  I’m not ready for winter!   We booked our Mexico trip this past Saturday.  We will soon be on white sandy beaches instead of this frozen white Midwest!

SWDB #16 – April 30, 2018

Linking up with our friend Peggy to share my week. It seems like my life is so busy that the only way I am going to be able to blog and stay on course is to get back to my Daybook; with prompts to help me out. Instead of monthly I will go back to weekly for now.

Looking out my window: It’s getting light earlier all the time but when I write this post it is still dark outside. 

I am thinking: that I am glad I posted about my routine because I’m more “accountable” to you all now. If I don’t get up and get going I feel like I’m not doing just what I told ya’ all that I do.  Does that make any sense? 🙂

I am thankful: for sunshine!

One of my favorite things: bwhahahah, SUNSHINE!

I am creating: (created) this weekend we worked in the flower beds!

I am wearing: Still in my bathrobe.

I am reading: Murder at the Vicarage by Agatha Christie

I am listening to: On The Road by Jack Kerouac (UGH this one is hard…)

I am hoping: for some results of my recent hard workouts.  I’ve really stepped it up and stopped sneaking in an unhealthy snack.

I am learning: more about dementia than I thought I would ever need to know.  Grandma is having quite a few “lost” days lately.  She can’t remember most things that she is told.  Conversation on anything current just doesn’t stick.

Shared quote: 

Hahaha! This was funny and I had to share it!

A moment from my day: 

Closing note: I can’t tell you what this sunshine and warm days have done for my mood! Now if these Oak trees would just get on board and start leafing out!  They are always the last but come one!!! it’s May!