off

I know of no other way to describe it, but I just feel “Off” I have felt this way for a few days now. I am tired all of the time, have no energy and occasionally I feel like I could faint. I am guessing I have a virus of some kind. I break out…

living with a diabetic

my husband and I went to a class yesterday on diabetes. he was diagnosed a week ago with this disease. We got see a dietitian next week and learn more on what to eat and not eat living with a diabetic is challenging. We can’t just go out to eat now without paying close attention…

Ain’t no sunshine when she’s gone…..

Ain’t no sunshine when she’s gone, only darkness every day, ain’t no sunshine when she’s gone, and she’s always gone too long, any time she goes away…….. I love my grandchildren. I love them so much it is almost painful at times. however I had my two youngest grand daughters, Keira and Kayla over night…

forget the plans

so I had great plans today. Clean my house and work in the yard. Then my daughter in law asked me to watch her girls while she went to play in a softball tournament so I agreed. I had them for four hours and then got my grandson which I have had now for three…

what to say today?

well let’s see, what can I talk about today? I have been up since three am, with stomach issues. Rather annoying. It was almost to the point that I was going to call in sick but it got better, or at least well enough for me to be here. Thrilled that it is Friday. I…

Happy Anniversary to me

Today my husband and I have been married for 28 years. Hard to believe. Sometimes it seems like yesterday when we married. When we were young and full of dreams and nothing else mattered except us and our little world. Today we have four grown children, two daughter-in-laws and two significant others,  four grandchildren and we…

am I fickle?

I don’t think I am wishy-washy I have my beliefs and my standards and I know right from wrong. Although I do change my feelings towards some people from time to time. Being fickle is defined as not staying constant,  so maybe I am fickle? when I love I love deeply, but people can make…

it pains me

so we have a recycle program at my school we recycle paper and cardboard. So this morning I am emptying a recycle bin to put into a large bin that I wheel out in to the designated spot for them to come and pick up on Friday morning. Anyway this morning I find two books…

a new author

I discovered a new author and I have to say I love his writing. He is David Baldacci and he writes so well and it is so intense and exciting. I haven’t finished his book yet, I am in the middle of it and it is titled “First Family” it is exceptionally good and I…

a beautiful morning

ahh we are in paradise here in southern Iowa. It is a beautiful humid free morning. the birds are chirping and the sun is glowing with a few white puffy clouds in the sky. the temperature is around 65 and it is a glorious day. If only every day could be this wonderful weather wise….