Monthly Archives: April 2008

Vanish is not your friend.

Our house stinks. I mean it absolutely stinks of vanish. There are few smells I hate worse than the smell of vanish. It seems to hang on for days if not months. I am sure that these fumes are eating … Continue reading

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Pure exhaustion.

If you have ever thought of refinishing hardwood floors take my advice and think again. We had the smart idea to refinish our floors prior to listing our home for sale. What seemed like an easy project from first glance … Continue reading

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Things I won’t do

I am a firm believer in the saying that beauty is in the eye of the beholder. That goes for my so-called beauty also. There are things that I will do to “take off some years” such as simply coloring … Continue reading

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Somebody needs a hug.

The man in my life is having a rough night. As much as I would like to give him a present I can’t right now. What I can do is give him a nice big hug and remind him that … Continue reading

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Glad it isn’t me.

I know someone who works a very frustrating job dealing people with mental illness. In overhearing the conversations she has with her clients I have gained a whole new appreciation for her patience. If it were me doing that particular … Continue reading

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Healthful intentions awry.

My healthful intentions have been put on the back burner lately and it shows. I stepped on the scale this morning and gasped at what I saw. A small weight gain can set me into a tizzy. I have had … Continue reading

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Giddy.

A new office supply store is going to open next to where my husband works. They have really been promoting the grand opening like crazy and it seems like everyday he comes home with some promotional products are giving away … Continue reading

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MRI results on Friday.

A couple weeks ago I had an MRI of my neck and shoulder. For some reason the doctor’s office never scheduled me for or called me about a follow-up appointment. I am so tired of hurting but in my gut … Continue reading

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Change is good

Since the weather has started to get better where I live and the snow has all but totally disappear I have started jogging again. For the past couple years I have usually taken the same route as I know my … Continue reading

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Me time.

Weekends are crazy around here lately. There is never a minute to sit down and relax or if there is it doesn’t come until around 11 pm at night. My mind so very much wants to curl up under the … Continue reading

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Only 3 months till…

I am already counting the days until summer vacation. It is just about three months until I can pull out my Delsey luggage and begin packing. The sun is finally shining here and it just feels wonderful to be able … Continue reading

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Achin’ All Over

My neck had been hurting for quite a while before I had decided to do something about it. I was tired of hearing my husband nag me about it so I decided to go out and buy one of those … Continue reading

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Hit in the wallet

My husband had an accident not long ago and we have recently received a check from the other drivers insurance company to pay for the damages. The strange side to this little tale is that our car insurance premiums have … Continue reading

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