Happy New Years Eve

the last day of 2012 hard to believe that another year has come and gone I wonder what 2013 will bring. Last year in 2011 my sister Linda passed away this year my husband’s cousin Renee passed away I wonder if we will lose anyone is 2013 it seems the older we get the more…

Happy Friday

Thank God for Friday’s! I am so thrilled it is Friday, mainly because I don’t have to be back at work till next Thursday January 3rd. This five days  off will be awesome I have a house to clean, it is a pig sty. literally just a pit. I have my grandson tonight and my…

a year ago

a year ago today I was on the beach in Florida. I so wish I was there now Burr….it is cold here

maybe I expect too much?

well Christmas has come and gone. My eldest child was here for a while and it was great to see her as always. we didn’t have any heart to heart talks, she still is so very reserved, but it was great seeing her. My husband again this year did not give me a present. to…

a rare treat

My eldest daughter is going to be home for Christmas this year! I am super excited as it is so very rare for all four of my children to be together in one room it will be a special treat that is for sure. Tomorrow my sisters and I plan on going to see our…

Christmas

my weekend, long weekend due to Christmas is about to start here in four hours. I’m excited. Mainly because I will have four days off. Our children just aren’t that giving when it comes to Christmas so I have cut way back on buying them things. I doubt my husband will get me anything, which…

disappointing

for all the hoop la we were getting for a great snow storm, I have to say I am very disappointed. we got barely a trace at home and maybe an inch here in Iowa City. what happened to our foot of snow? Dang it. Channel 9 said Des Moines got 12.5 inches. I think…

If I had one wish for Christmas

if I had just one wish for Christmas it would be that there was peace on earth that we could get over the wars and just learn to accept people as they are. that people wouldn’t think of killing innocent children in schools, or anywhere else for that matter, and life would be good. that…

winter wonderland

they say we are supposed to get snow late tomorrow night and all day Thursday I hope they are right. I would like to have a white Christmas   they say five to 8 inches I say let’s get a foot or more! It has been way too long since we have had snow!

heartbroken

my heart hurts, literally feels like it is broken in two for those twenty adorable children who lost their lives on Friday. we live in such a sick twisted fucked up world. I can hardly breathe sometimes at the horrible things people do to innocent children. if this had happened to one of my grandchildren…