Bird of Paradise ⋅ 64

I am a- * Mom, * Wife, * Aunt, * Friend, * Bowler, * Gamer,* *Christian, * NightOwl , and * Procrastinator

What should it profit a man to gain the whole world and lose his own soul? [Matthew 16:26]

Make the best of all things!

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I had asked for a new Hard Drive for my Computer to transfer some stuff to it because Hard Drives fail after so long and I have had that Hard Drive at least 10 years now. That is actually the lon...


I told my husband I need 4 things… these are not wants.. these are needs. - Lap Top - Twin Bed - Hospital Table - iPad Let me explain- The laptop I have isn’t that old.. I’d say it is at least 5...


February 14, 2022

Today in TIME Flies and other Thoughts

At Christmas I decorated 3 days before and we never listened to Christmas music until that day, and I barely got some of my cards out. This year I want to be less of a fuddy duddy. I have determi...


HIM 1-15-22 Saturday I did a ton of washing. then My Dryer quit working. I think I shorted out the fuse by putting something in there that didn’t wring out enough by the washer. 1-18-22 Tues...


..... Wow, it has been 10 years? Even my husband said, “Wow! Really?” When I think of him, I just smile. What a blessing he was in my life. He was 78ish. (He always thought he would die in his 7...


Just writing that.. it’s like wow this was 19 years ago in the month of January. I met 2 OD’ers when my husband went to a Job interview in Phoenix. “Library Lady” and “Abritelight”. After my ...


If I was to sum up 2021 I would say it has been all about a series of CHOICES. As everything started to reopen and start back up- Choices. - Do I get the Vaccine? or do I not? - Do I go to Califo...


I used my new Mixer for the 1st time. I woke up KNOWING once I used it, I would probably hate it and take it back. A little background- When I was growing up, we had a Counter Mixer and my Grandm...


Well actually 2 months ago, we went to a fundraiser function. There was a Silent Auction, and I took full advantage of that! I put my name down on all kinds of things and Do’h.... I won a few mor...


At the end of that November our household goods were packed on a Mayflower Truck headed for Wisconsin. It is crazy to think it was just 14 years ago because we have started over and lived in 2 ot...


A reader said “That house sounds amazing”. I started leaving her a note but ran out of room. Then I decided to expand and post it here. I hesitate a little though. Because…. Because. ~~~~~~~~~...


…or there about… We moved to Las Cruces, New Mexico, from Colorado Springs. When my husband first told me he had a job interview there, I said, “I’m not moving there.” We were less that 50 miles...


or there about.... My labor was only 6 hours long. I spent 5 days in the hospital. Oh, they would have let me go home after 3 but why when I could be pampered for 5. (This was a Military Hospital...


September 14, 2021

56 years in TIME Flies and other Thoughts

56 years ago I was 7. I remember coming home from School and my Mom being there after being gone for a few days. I knew she had a Baby. She told me he was sleeping. I went and woke him up and ann...


When I was a young child I am told my mother had special medicine.... in the Freezer. As I aged I learned about that Special Medicine As a Teen I enjoyed that Special Medicine too. As an Adult I ...


September 01, 2021

42 years in TIME Flies and other Thoughts

I became a MRS. (We dated for 2 ½ years prior and it was magical) He was a Knight-n-Shining Armor that I stumbled upon He opened my car door, opened the door to a Restaurant, Pulled out my chair ...


It doesn’t seem like yesterday (as I hear some say). It seems like FOREVER ago! And maybe the fact that I have lived in 5 States since. It is like I have had 5 more lifetimes since. August 10th ...


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