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Pool
Thursday, December 03, 2020      8 comments

I was the only one in the pool last night and tonight. My guess is the treacherous parking lot that needs to be crossed is a major factor. It is good to get the workout. I'm lucky I own a walker or the ice would Bev way to risky.... Read more
Melting
Wednesday, December 02, 2020      14 comments

The snow is melting. There is a lot of ice in the parking lots. The walks are very wet. I used a walker to go to the pool tonight for safety. ... Read more
Storm
Tuesday, December 01, 2020      11 comments

After over an inch and a half of rain yesterday, the tempurature dropped and the precipitation changed to snow. The snow has been fairly continuous since last night. (As there is a significant hill between the apartment and Church, I stayed in a... Read more
Dreary
Monday, November 30, 2020      14 comments

It's been gloomy and dreary today. Temp is in the high 30's. I''s been drizzly. Going to Church I needed my umbrella. A winter storm is brewing. Temps are dropping. I suspect ice covered by snow is in the forecast. I haven't ... Read more
1st Sunday of Advent
Sunday, November 29, 2020      11 comments

It's the beginning of the Advent season. The 1st candle was lit on the Advent wreath. Time of preparation. Time of joy. Time of kindness. Time of being aware of others. Wish this was longer lasting.... Read more
Quiet Day
Saturday, November 28, 2020      12 comments

Spent today watching CBN Christmas Specials. Also, did some Christmas preparations. Started on snail-mail cards. Spent some time also talking on the phone and exercising.... Read more
Surprise Visit
Friday, November 27, 2020      13 comments

My oldest son called me this morning to see if I would be home this afternoon. His family is hyper-vigilant re: COVID, so I was surprised he wanted to visit. There has been no one outside of their 'bubble' in their house since March. We m... Read more
Grateful
Thursday, November 26, 2020      13 comments

God loves and cares. Thanks. ... Read more
Willing to Share
Wednesday, November 25, 2020      7 comments

Several expressed interest in the post from yesterday -- 11/24/2020: Unique Black Friday Deal. I don't want to go against Spark guidelines so am reluctant to share publicly. This is a cutting edge company that has the best interest of other... Read more
Unique Black Friday Deal
Tuesday, November 24, 2020      14 comments

The company I use for quality supplements isn't offering a 'Black Friday Sale'. Instead they're putting a sealed envelope of cash in each order -- $10, $20, $50 or $100. The explanation was everyone needs cash for Christmas. They also sa... Read more
Tech
Monday, November 23, 2020      12 comments

I wish tech issues didn't exist. On Saturday, I was interacting with my mail provider and Apple. Another 2 hours today with Apple (including the supervisor!) Glitches still exist! Does a magic wand exist that can make computers run smoo... Read more
Hibernate
Sunday, November 22, 2020      11 comments

After Mass today, I've chosen to hibernate. Weather is in the 30's with wind and cold, bone-chilling rain. I started by crawling back into bed until I warmed up. Reading, writing and movie watching were how I spent the day behind closed do... Read more
Job Completed
Saturday, November 21, 2020      11 comments

2 of my daughters came today to help clear the storage area. We made several trips to bring the items into my apartment There were some boxes and gift wrapping supplies that had to be discarded due to getting wet. After that job was done... Read more
Storage
Friday, November 20, 2020      13 comments

I went to my storage area in the apartment building this morning to get out things for Thanksgiving. Discovered there has been a recent leak! Some things have gotten wet. Dumped water off 3 plastic bins. Will find out this weekend if an... Read more
Better
Thursday, November 19, 2020      13 comments

Started with Mass. (Car running fine.) Began clearing storage locker. Took a nap. Made salad with over a dozen items. Read, phone calls and computer. Pool. 2 ZOOM meetings. Overall, much better day. Thanks for all the care and ... Read more

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