Category Archives: Retire

A Day Late, but Still Thankful

Baked myself silly today.  Two pumpkin, one sweet potato, blueberry, cherry and a full pan of pecan pie.  People, bring your appetites! I like celebrating Thanksgiving a day later.  It gives me an opportunity to get ready and not on … Continue reading

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Reminder from My Daughter

Having a not so great day and got on Facebook.  Becky posted this song today and it reminded me where to keep my focus.  Thanks Beck, I love you.  Love your Momma

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Family, Jobs and Dogs

I started last week by traveling to Kentucky for my interview. It went well, they have three other candidates they are interviewing. Wait and see, I am not in control. My sister, mother and aunt all traveled to Florida at … Continue reading

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My Eyeballs are twirling in Circles!

My interview today went well. So well, they want to see me next Monday morning. Now I am going down that road. ????? What to do? I am battling internally. I would like a job that keeps me interested and … Continue reading

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Oncologist

My sister Pam with her son Brian. Yesterday, my sister and her daughter, my mother and I went to the oncologist to get the results of her testing for breast cancer. Good news is that she remained at Stage II. … Continue reading

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Cold Fear

My daughter is the blonde in the NICU CREW shirt on the left. Rockford Health System reports that its REACT helicopter crew members recently starting training on a temporary aircraft with the hopes of bringing the program back online after … Continue reading

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I WISH YOU ENOUGH

https://www.facebook.com/pages/Quotes-to-Steal/281960915183719?ref=stream   Recently, I overheard a mother and daughter in their last moments together at the airport as the daughter’s departure had been announced. Standing near the security gate, they hugged and the mother said: “I love you and I … Continue reading

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Life Lessons from a 13 Year Old

Many things in life can be scary. Trying things for the first time, changing your lifestyle, letting yourself be vulnerable. You make the choices. Do you stay in your safe place or take a hesitant step towards a more fulfilling … Continue reading

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Surrender

I have been spending my time on the internet looking for jobs, at least 2 hours a day. Plus I have set up searches on various job boards to email me when new jobs appear. Waiting to find my way … Continue reading

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