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We had cake & ice cream with extended family, & they received
a few presents. Some went to the school parties, others did not. Their
choice, their expense, as they all had part-time jobs. Ditto with prom -
their choice, their expense. None chose to buy a class ring, which is
not surprising, since neither their father nor I ...
One of my favorites is "old" bottled apricots, peaches or cherries. The
time spent in the sugar syrup in the jar makes them incredibly sweet
& chewy & delicious.
Zohner, so happy the surgery went well and is behind you. I am hoping the pain and swelling are decreasing
Things are going well. There is still pain & swelling, but the mobility is decreasing. Altho I understand why it is necessary, [hysical therapy is just not my ...
I need to move a small rose bush and
some hostas to another part of the garden. Anyone have any tips for
doing this without killing them?
[/quote] Just a general
tip that transplants do better if moved during the early evening, so
they have as long as possible to adapt overnight ...
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Genesis 50:20....the enemy meant it for evil, but God will use it for good. Babs
verse keeps popping up. DD is now in the middle of major exams, in
seven subjects. These are regional exams, administered by an
independent body (similar to ...
Surgery went well & now I am home healing. Thank you so much for the prayers.
DH gave me a blessing, & told me in it that I would be clam during the surgery, because I would feel the Lord close to. I was & I did. Wonderful experience, feeling the Lord so close, but
the recovery is quite painful, so I am blessed to have ...
DH & DD have taken over watering & picking for a few weeks
while I recuperate. The yellow iris are blooming & they look
Harvested lettuce, spinach, chives, green onions & Swiss chard yesterday. The carrot sprouts are up today.
Mostly an at-home day. Weeded & trimmed, then mowed theyard.
Spread the grass clippings out to dry, to use for mulch, in several of
the yet-unplanted beds. Harvested lettuce, spinach, Swiss chard, chives
& parsley. I already have a large bowl of lettuce & spinach in
the fridge that we are using, so today's ...
Bought 2 large packages of ground beef from the markdown bin at Fresh Market. Part of one will be made into a meatloaf for dinner tonight, & the rest will be fried before freezing to use in shepherd's pie, taco salads, etc.