Paperwork and other tortures!

We spent a week in Georgia with the two daughters down there.  The whole family was together and we enjoyed our time.  My youngest daughter got her tonsils out which was the reason for the visit.  She's recovering.It was an adventure driving back through a snow storm in Illinois.  We went from making great time … Continue reading Paperwork and other tortures!

Vacation

We had a wonderful vacation visiting our daughters.  It was great to have the family together in one space and just be together.  You can't replace those odd moments when you get a giggle for one of "dad's" jokes or that late night conversation because the house is quiet or that moment when dad walks … Continue reading Vacation

Fall Equinox

September 23 is the fall equinox this year. Fall is a time of harvesting, finishing up projects and completing goals. I had several goals this year. One of which was to go visit the girls in Georgia. We did that and had a wonderful vacation. It was great to get away for a week and … Continue reading Fall Equinox

They’re Here!!

We got the girls from the airport last night.  It was so hot and so busy there I didn’t get out to give them a hug but I’ll get plenty while they are here.  Stephanie is off early to visit her friends in Ripon.  Last night Ken even got out of bed to talk to … Continue reading They’re Here!!

Five More Work Days!!

Five more days!  Yet another countdown for me, I have five more work days to get through and then I will have off until the 15th.  This is very exciting for a number of reasons.  Vacation is always good.  Holiday pay is always good.  The two girls coming from Georgia is wonderful.  Time off is … Continue reading Five More Work Days!!

Surprise!!!

This was a weekend of surprises for some people.  Virginia and Stephanie flew home from Georgia to surprise Vicki for her birthday.  We also planned to surprise mom because she didn’t get to see them the last time they were home.  The girls got a fabulous deal on the tickets and it all went smoothly.  … Continue reading Surprise!!!

Georgia

We had a great time visiting the girls.  Their new apartment is beautiful and fairly spacious.  It definitely fits the girls and their needs.  Just having the washer/dryer in the apartment is a huge convenience and bonus for them.  We went to the zoo.  We also hung out at their pool one day.  I’m sure … Continue reading Georgia

Busy… very busy

It was definitely a busy weekend.  I got almost everything crossed off my list.  I did get all the homework done I wanted to as well getting most of my forms set up for the new business.Stone Editing is officially started.  I have no idea whether I will get any customers or work but all … Continue reading Busy… very busy

Solstice

The girls are back in Georgia with their 50+ degrees for temperature and much milder weather.  Wisconsin got hit last night with a snow storm which includes snow, rain, and crappy roads.  I look out my window and see cruddy weather.  Yet I’m not discouraged by it.  It is just weather and if we wait … Continue reading Solstice