stormy weather……….Florida

we are having storms today 65-80 mile winds and a lot of rain it looks like there are ponds where the yard should be. hopefully none of it will come inside I have my three youngest grandchildren today Keira and Kayla’s mother will be here in about ninety minutes to get the girls and then…

Day two, more humidity and rain

here we are on day two of my vacation I have the grand daughters again today I may take them to a movie since it is supposed to rain off and on all day it is humid out and I hate that so going into an air conditioned theater sounds nice. 🙂 I could get…

first day of vacation

so my first day of vacation has been spent with my four grandchildren They fight and then make up and then fight again we have gone swimming and went out for lunch the older kids played outside for a while and the younger two watched “Lion King” and played on the computer Now the older…

feeling free

I got the time off of work so I am free till July 8th what a great feeling. I have my grand daughters today and tomorrow they are 5, 8 and 11 am planning on taking them swimming one day and then maybe a movie the next Saturday my sister’s are coming over for a…

already there

yes I am putting my mind in Florida mode in my mind I am already there………. the beach, the hot sunshine, the water…………. I may always be a mountain girl, but I long for the beach too can’t wait to go!

Tv last night

so I was watching TV last night about two different families that up rooted their lives to move to Alaska to live My God that would be paradise The scenery alone would make me never  want to leave One man and woman and their family were living in Hawaii and decided they needed wide open…

HATE

I rarely use the word hate but lately it has come to my mind more often than not I HATE with a passion cleaning. Oh I don’t mind cleaning my own home but I am sick beyond words to how much I HATE cleaning this school yes I will say it again, I am so…

Looking at the bigger picture

well I did it. I went and spent the money for my family to have a hotel on the beach in Fort Myers Florida It is an unnecessary luxury and I’m sure my husband will tell me so, but since Brian and his wife and daughter have never been there and we are only going…

Monday blahs

I’m sure I have used this title before I have the Monday blahs. But I have them every week Hate being at work on Monday’s but as I have said more than once if I didn’t start work till Tuesday…..I would hate Tuesday’s. Just am sick to death of cleaning. but alas I am off…

the call of nature

I’m sitting here in my den, on this humid cloudy day listening to a cd of ocean waves It is calling to me. I do think I would be happy in Florida IF I got to come back to Iowa once a month. Yes even in the winter time to see my grandchildren I love…