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by Gma
Tue Aug 14, 2018 1:40 am
Forum: Daily Threads
Topic: Happy August in the Coffee House
Replies: 59
Views: 669

Re: Happy August in the Coffee House

love to you all. this is the place I can confess that I have lost a checkbook and be understood. Also, it seems that when I confess here that I have lost something importatnt, somehow I soon find it! I really need this checkbook! It is the one for my cabin, and has the $$ to pay for the siding proje...
by Gma
Tue Aug 14, 2018 1:37 am
Forum: Fun and Games
Topic: Audacious in August with Cleansweepers
Replies: 58
Views: 676

Re: Audacious in August with Cleansweepers

love to you all. this is the place I can confess that I have lost a checkbook and be understood. Also, it seems that when I confess here that I have lost something importatnt, somehow I soon find it! I really need this checkbook! It is the one for my cabin, and has the $$ to pay for the siding proje...
by Gma
Sun Aug 12, 2018 6:35 pm
Forum: Daily Threads
Topic: Happy August in the Coffee House
Replies: 59
Views: 669

Re: Happy August in the Coffee House

just stopping by briefly to say congrats and happiness to Butterfly on birth of baby granddaughter! enjoy! went to church, started a lol, mowed my lawn. My mom was sleeping when I left - time to check on her and see if she is awake by now - since it is noon, she should be. need to flip to dryer then...
by Gma
Thu Aug 09, 2018 6:30 am
Forum: Fun and Games
Topic: Audacious in August with Cleansweepers
Replies: 58
Views: 676

Re: Audacious in August with Cleansweepers

great title home from cabin siding didn't get done cz they didn't start as planned- we waited 2 weeks, then came home after they had worked ONE day. But now they promised they will be there every day until they finish. They are sending pictures :-) planning on a good night sleep tonight, and a full ...
by Gma
Thu Aug 09, 2018 6:25 am
Forum: Daily Threads
Topic: Happy August in the Coffee House
Replies: 59
Views: 669

Re: Happy August in the Coffee House

WOW page 2 alaready! finally ohme from cabin. for a shrt time, then in a week heading to airplane for a week trip to see brother and youngest sister. In th emeantime, hired cleaning lady to get apartment ready for tenant returning after being gone summer. mom has dr appts Thurs and Fri. I need to re...
by Gma
Thu Aug 09, 2018 6:15 am
Forum: SHEs in Shape
Topic: ACTIVE AUGUST
Replies: 7
Views: 70

Re: ACTIVE AUGUST

great title, kitkat! sorry to have been away so long - and not here for much tim ein August - home from cabin, but heading to vacation with brother and sister in Western US in a week. meanwhile, many appointments. Challenge: to pack suitcase to be away for a week. need to spend soe mtime thinking ab...
by Gma
Mon Jul 23, 2018 11:03 pm
Forum: SHEs in Shape
Topic: Jiggle Giggle Wiggle July 2018
Replies: 41
Views: 386

Re: Jiggle Giggle Wiggle July 2018

I am heading to cabin for a week or more. Will someone please start August if I am not back? Thank you. And was gone for the weekend, back at midnight last night, and leaving in just a few hrs to return to cabin, so I can be there for the workiers who are putting on the new siding :-) Will be so nic...
by Gma
Mon Jul 23, 2018 11:00 pm
Forum: Daily Threads
Topic: Happy July in the Coffee House
Replies: 129
Views: 1793

Re: Happy July in the Coffee House

was at cabin all weekend. now home less than 24 hrs, needed to tak e mom to dr and refill her prescriptions. Heading back, to be there for a hwile - don't konw for sure - a week or more. Siding project starts this week! I get to watch ;-) and not work - not on that anyhow, but will need to work on o...
by Gma
Mon Jul 23, 2018 10:54 pm
Forum: Fun and Games
Topic: July Jeopardy with Cleansweepers
Replies: 200
Views: 1956

Re: July Jeopardy with Cleansweepers

my good ness! so much has been happening while I was my cabin for just the weeken! and now I am leaving for a week of more, - excited about siding project getting done! Have ot leave before I can peruse all your comments, and dont' know just when I will get back. So don't worry about me, and I will ...
by Gma
Fri Jul 20, 2018 5:07 pm
Forum: Daily Threads
Topic: Happy July in the Coffee House
Replies: 129
Views: 1793

Re: Happy July in the Coffee House

Happy birthday to supermama!

enjoy your vacation. Bittersweet to celebrate with your bestie.
by Gma
Fri Jul 20, 2018 5:04 pm
Forum: SHEs in Shape
Topic: Jiggle Giggle Wiggle July 2018
Replies: 41
Views: 386

Re: Jiggle Giggle Wiggle July 2018

edium, a good shout out for all those yrs of walking! Yes, having a dog to talk with certainly helps, doesn't it - tho when I had my "little boy" ( a pekingese named Dragon) I remember counting one day that we had 17 "stops" in one block!. So much for aerobics :lol:

today 5000 before noon! :D
by Gma
Fri Jul 20, 2018 5:41 am
Forum: Fun and Games
Topic: July Jeopardy with Cleansweepers
Replies: 200
Views: 1956

Re: July Jeopardy with Cleansweepers

Friend is doing OK after tooth extraction. I waited 3 hrs in oral surgeon office - walked outside some but it was raining more than not. Sewed buttons on a blouse for dsis - a project that has been waiting to be done for > a yr! Didn't mind waiting - I needd a day of not working so hard. Then Today'...
by Gma
Fri Jul 20, 2018 5:36 am
Forum: Daily Threads
Topic: Happy July in the Coffee House
Replies: 129
Views: 1793

Re: Happy July in the Coffee House

Today's main activity was to take a 3 hr nap! I was apparently exhausted from late hours, early rising, and hard work on mother's patio! Tomorrow the MS Society bike riders show up in our town for the end of a big week of fundraising: >500 riders, biked teh equivalent of across Minnesota. They concl...
by Gma
Fri Jul 20, 2018 5:29 am
Forum: SHEs in Shape
Topic: Jiggle Giggle Wiggle July 2018
Replies: 41
Views: 386

Re: Jiggle Giggle Wiggle July 2018

Today's main activity was to take a 3 hr nap! I was exhausted from late hours, early rising, and hard work on mother's patio!
but I still managed almost 5,000 steps
by Gma
Thu Jul 19, 2018 5:50 am
Forum: Fun and Games
Topic: July Jeopardy with Cleansweepers
Replies: 200
Views: 1956

Re: July Jeopardy with Cleansweepers

glad you had a successful day, L.ann!
We will be at cabin as long as it takes the crew to do the siding. I estimate about a week.
I am exhausted today. It is not quite midnihgt. I have to get up early in the moring to take a friend to the oral surgeoon to have a bad tooth pulled.
by Gma
Thu Jul 19, 2018 5:44 am
Forum: SHEs in Shape
Topic: Jiggle Giggle Wiggle July 2018
Replies: 41
Views: 386

Re: Jiggle Giggle Wiggle July 2018

I don't even know which house to look in - mine or my mother's - but can't find it there. And I have so much clutter, and no idea where to look at my house. The last place I remember seeing it was at mother's - by the back door, where she sometimes puts things for recycle to go out to garage to be p...
by Gma
Wed Jul 18, 2018 6:54 pm
Forum: Daily Threads
Topic: Happy July in the Coffee House
Replies: 129
Views: 1793

Re: Happy July in the Coffee House

project update: I finished my mom's initial patio painting! Went over the patches I put on yesterday with a very thin coat, just enough to cover them. 1. There are 2 more parts to this project: wash and paint a concrete step that is the full width of the patio. I hope I can pick out a color that is ...
by Gma
Wed Jul 18, 2018 6:50 pm
Forum: Fun and Games
Topic: July Jeopardy with Cleansweepers
Replies: 200
Views: 1956

Re: July Jeopardy with Cleansweepers

I finished my mom's initial patio painting! Went over the patches I put on yesterday with a thin coat, just enough to cover them. 1. There are 2 more parts to this project: wash and paint a concrete step that is the full width of the patio. I hope I can pick out a color that is suitable for mother. ...
by Gma
Wed Jul 18, 2018 5:49 am
Forum: Fun and Games
Topic: July Jeopardy with Cleansweepers
Replies: 200
Views: 1956

Re: July Jeopardy with Cleansweepers

verger's, lunch club sounds fun. I hope dh decides that if you start he can participate in the project! I need to get to bed early - 4 hrs earlier than last night would be GOOD! That would be bed by misnight tonight - going to get up first thing in the morning to start painting over the cement patch...
by Gma
Tue Jul 17, 2018 9:19 pm
Forum: Daily Threads
Topic: Happy July in the Coffee House
Replies: 129
Views: 1793

Re: Happy July in the Coffee House

oh, and I did get SOME papers sorted, and quite a few items of clothing sorted and put away too.

So much more to do tho!

now if only my second set of car keys and my fitbit would only show up, I would be so happy!
by Gma
Tue Jul 17, 2018 9:17 pm
Forum: Fun and Games
Topic: July Jeopardy with Cleansweepers
Replies: 200
Views: 1956

Re: July Jeopardy with Cleansweepers

oh smile*lee, you will! because we all eventually do!
First round of patching accomplished as much as my energy allowed.
by Gma
Tue Jul 17, 2018 9:15 pm
Forum: Daily Threads
Topic: Happy July in the Coffee House
Replies: 129
Views: 1793

Re: Happy July in the Coffee House

home briefly while mother is at dentist for 1/2 hr. I have an errand that will take an hour so that will be later. patio is well underway. Painting part of project is "mostly" done. So many pock marks in the cement from yrs of use, salt, and from branches and glass falling on it 20 yrs ago when torn...
by Gma
Tue Jul 17, 2018 9:07 pm
Forum: SHEs in Shape
Topic: Jiggle Giggle Wiggle July 2018
Replies: 41
Views: 386

Re: Jiggle Giggle Wiggle July 2018

My mom's blueCross Blue Sheild recently published a magazine, featuring many habits that contribute to health. The biggest feature was a 78 yr old woman who started walking 24 yrs ago. She built up to 3 miles a day, and has stayed there. EVERY DAY for past 24 yrs. She says she is so much healthier n...
by Gma
Tue Jul 17, 2018 5:20 am
Forum: Fun and Games
Topic: July Jeopardy with Cleansweepers
Replies: 200
Views: 1956

Re: July Jeopardy with Cleansweepers

L.ann, we do so much for our mothers. We need to remember how much they did for us, and return the care to them. But it get difficult when we want our independence, and they don't always acknowledge their need, or their decline. Yes, they want to be young and active instead of old and in need of hel...
by Gma
Tue Jul 17, 2018 12:58 am
Forum: SHEs in Shape
Topic: Jiggle Giggle Wiggle July 2018
Replies: 41
Views: 386

Re: Jiggle Giggle Wiggle July 2018

helian, as always, you are so impressive! yes, smilelee, you deserve credit! go for it, kitkat! great that we have indoor space in the heat! edium, thanks for checking in, and WTG on your efforts! Sudden onset of anything needs investigating! What kind of PCM is that??? If well balanced diet, and ge...