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Surprise Meeting

I had my day planned today. It was going to be an ‘existing’ day. Take number one son to friend’s house, do the bank and some shopping, go home and do cleaning, keep an eye on number 2 son who is becoming mobile. 298 more words


July 30, 1924

Wed., 30  Sew a little, work in the garden, etc., etc. Make a tapioca desert for dinner.



I watch him work,

     and cook and clean,

I watch him change the baby,

I look at him–

     and I’m not mean!–

but isn’t he a lady


July 29, 1924

Tues., 29  Dumas washes & irons, sweeps out the bathroom. A sharp shower after dinner. Mr. & Mrs. W.D. come over after the shower. Pay $5.00 on my subscription & we discuss the Cotey-Eddy trouble. 16 more words




I’m on a roll, it may not be wardrobe cleaning up time just yet, but I have made a start on tidying and dusting the house.   160 more words

Things And Ideas I Like

Enough Already

I woke up this morning to thunder rumbling in the west and air that was thick.  Visibility was low.  It rained, hard.

There were breaks of sunshine allowing me to get a little gardening in but the day pretty much looked like this.   97 more words

My Funk

I should be celebrate my accomplishments, because I’ve done a lot today.  But, I feel like I don’t deserve to celebrate, because I’m not doing anything special.  216 more words

Mental Health