My action plan for yesterday was to cut and sew the binding for Judy's quilt; unpack and straighten out the cabinets; and start cutting out Emily's quilt. That was not what happened. While we were in Flagstaff, I had to take FabGrandpa to the emergency room for a breathing … [Read more...] about Trying To Get Things Done
The birthday celebration I am writing about has not taken place yet. FabGrandpa's birthday is Sunday--he will be 62. He is so excited about this particular birthday because he will be old enough to start drawing Social Security! I had planned on us going to Georgia and renting a … [Read more...] about 31 Day Challenge: A Birthday Celebration
19 years ago today, on Labor Day Weekend in 1991, I went to the hardware store to buy a bolt for my lawn mower. There was a bolt missing from one side of the handle, so that it kept falling down and making it difficult to push the mower. I had been dealing with the faulty handle … [Read more...] about What Does A Lawn Mower Have To Do With It?
So, if you are following this story, you know I took a long ride down the Kaibab Plateau in the back of an ambulance, and then I went to Flagstaff to visit Dr. Wani, the cardiologist. We went back to Flagstaff this week to get the results of all the tests that Dr. Wani and his … [Read more...] about The Long Ride–The Rest Of The Story
The weather the day before surgery was beautiful--the flowers and trees are starting to bloom here in in southwest Alabama, so I was hoping it would be a good day for driving to Birmingham the next day. But, that was not to be. We got up at 4:00 a.m. to the sound of a ferocious … [Read more...] about Cataract Surgery Was A Success!
See those flags up there? they are blowing so hard in the wind they look like they are upside down! And it was cold! We spent the whole day today at the VA Hospital in Birmingham getting pre-op stuff done for FabGrandpa's cataract surgery. We have been working towards getting … [Read more...] about Pre-Op For Cataract Surgery
Thank you, my seester, for sending me this valentine. Although I do like to get valentine cards in the mail from my girlfriends and my sister, Jim and I don't "do" valentines, just as we don't "do" Christmas gifts and anniversary gifts for each other. We both feel the same way … [Read more...] about A Love Story
[ad#Home Page Above Posts] I had to go down to the dock to get my crab trap out of the water for the last time on Tuesday afternoon. The view from the dock was wonderful, all reds and oranges from the leaves changing. I had to go back home to get my camera. This first photo, in … [Read more...] about Time to Go