Monthly Archives: December 2010

what is my problem,anyway

I am wallowing. I need to stop. I can come up with all sorts of reasons my attitude is in the potty. All of them valid-to a degree. I have more grief than I can share. The Rest of the … Continue reading

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the day after

I can’t remember ever being this glad Christmas is over before. How is that for a terrible attitude? It is easier to give grace when young teens act self-centered than when young adults do. I realize that young adult is … Continue reading

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christmas eve eve

My shopping is completed! Today I am baking and making the candy I should have made a week ago. Cheese balls are done. The fake crab dip is finished. Cheesecakes baked and cooling. I am making double of everything so … Continue reading

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odds and ends and an update on youngest

My daughter and I stayed up to watch the lunar eclipse last night. It was a perfect night. The clouds were non-existent. The stars were bright. It was worth losing some sleep to see. My daughter actually gave me a … Continue reading

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correction on my grandson’s potential diagnosis and getting used to life in the much slower lane

My grandson is being tested for retinal blastoma-not glioblastoma. I do not know if I haerd the blastoma and filled in the blank incorrectly,or if my daughter misspoke. It is still a cancer,but not as potentially devastating. It is funny … Continue reading

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This and that and a serious prayer request for my grandson

Our internet is still spotty and slow. Sigh. It makes it hard to pop on and post. I did settle on a gift for my fourteen year old. I have no idea if it will be a hit,But I am … Continue reading

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we’re online

We have found a solution to our internet issues that does not involve dial-up. We have found a cell phone company that serves this area with a create-your-own-hot-spot. It works! We have broadband and wireless and I feel connected to … Continue reading

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i am in internet withdrawl

This is serious! I have now gone two weeks with no internet at home. I am back to the library for about a half an hour and I am doing my best to catch up on the outside world.My oldest … Continue reading

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i’m back-sort of

We are pretty much moved and almost settled in. Unfortunately,internet is not included at this point. I am at the library trying to reconnect with the rest of the world. It is amazing just how dependent I have become on … Continue reading

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