Just cuz

so to entertain myself I have been looking at property in North Fort Myers Florida. there are about six places I wouldn’t mind having. I would love to live there and still fly up to Iowa one week a month to see our kids and grandkids. and flying out of Fort Myers is reasonable when…

fly away

ever feel like you would like to disappear? I’d love to just fly away and exist somewhere else for a few days. Just to get past this depression I have going on.   I am bored with life. I am trying to diet and that always puts me in a bad mood. I need to eat…

Really good news

I got a call yesterday from the office I had my mammogram at last week. They called to tell me I had a mass on my right breast and that they needed me to come in today to look at it. So I did first thing this morning and after a lot of tests and…

Believe it or not……….

believe it or not, going to Florida has become a need for me. I CRAVE the sunshine and warm temperatures and the ocean waves rolling in and out. if I could I would move there…….. I know yesterday I said I am trying hard to get past the wanting things and only doing things if…

Ramblings

so here we are sitting on Tuesday, March 24th. it is cold and very cloudy and windy here in Iowa. Mother Nature teased us a week or so ago with warm temps and sunny cloudless days. it makes being back in winter rather depressing. I am at work bored and wishing I had some other…

I so badly want……..

I so badly want a  house again . there is one I wouldn’t mind having, I am not real crazy about the location, but I would love to have the house and it has a nice big shop out back for my husband to tinker in. I really regret selling my house. I never thought…

not feeling it

We are on Spring break in Iowa City Iowa. Which means for those of you that don’t know, that the University of Iowa college is not having classes this week nor are any of the Iowa City schools. It is a big deal in Iowa, to have spring break. Many people fly south and cramp…

grandchildren problems

We had my daughter’s birthday party yesterday which just consisted of lunch and everyone hanging out my four older grandchildren were playing outside and of course there is a lot of drama.   Mirielle likes to be the boss and if Keira dares to go against what Mirielle wants, then Mirielle gets nasty and tries…

Emily

Today is my youngest daughters birthday. she is 26. of all my children she is the most like me and some times that is a painful thing to see. i love her dearly, but seeing her make mistakes is painful. hopefully she will grow up a bit more and become wiser. It is also my…

lovely ladies

I just learned of the recent passing of a boss of mine. Shirley She died last fall and I just now learned of it. This picture shows an ill woman. when I knew her and worked with her she was a bit heavy and it showed in her face. this picture doesn’t do her justice….