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Mar
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Amy told me these jokes yesterday. I still laugh at these old jokes!! Patient: Doctor, will I be able to play the piano when I get well? Doctor: Sure you will. Patient: Great! I was never able to play before. How do you know carrots are good for your eyes? Well, have you ever seen […]

My outside-the-home job is real estate. As a real estate agent, the best part of the job is meeting nice people. Last week, my friend/client introduced me to his co-worker to help him buy a house. He is a very nice young man. He told me he is the youngest of five children – the […]

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Mar
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The fifth grade classes in Amy’s school has been suffering from flu-go-round. Almost every child is getting a turn. Amy’s class had 8 students out sick. Her friend Casey’s class had 15 students absent on one day! That’s got to be a record of some sort. Amy was among the casulty. It started with fever, […]

23
Mar
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Insanity is doing the same things over and over again and expecting different results. – Albert Einstein. I certainly have this insane mindset. What makes me think things in my life will be different if I do not change? What in your life do you want to be different? What will you change to make […]

22
Mar
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My cousin-in-law Julie in her post said she can crave protein. I can relate. I love steak – medium rare, with nothing on it – no salt, no sauce, nothing to mask the meaty flavor of beef. Just a juicy thick piece of steak for the whole meal, Yummy!

21
Mar

Last week, I was at Kaiser Medical Center for an appointment with my endocrinologist. Since Elliot was born in 1988, I was diagnosed with goiter – an enlarged thyroid. I have a standing appointment to have it checked twice a year. An ultrasound and blood work is done once a year. At every check up […]

20
Mar
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I haven’t had time to gather my thoughts on the many good things that has gone on since my last post. I will just describe them briefly here: 3/11 Went to California Adventures with my husband and 3 children. It was a GREAT time. We have so much fun together. If I can choose whatever […]

09
Mar
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Amy saw a little dog on the way to school this morning. “Oh, it’s soooo CUTE!” You know how girls always say that! Then Amy asks, “I wonder what makes something cute?” I replied with another question, “Are there characteristics that everyone in the world would consider ‘cute’? Are short, small, fuzzy puppies universally considered […]

08
Mar

I decided I need to exercise. So this morning, after dropping Amy off at school, I walked.This was a momentous occasion for me because I don’t normally exercise, nor do I like to walk by myself. It was such a great time that I have to blog about it. What I enjoyed about the walk: […]

07
Mar

While having lunch with a friend, my cell phone rings. It was the escrow company telling me that one of my transactions that was suppose to close today requires a couple more documents. They have one hour to take care of it, or closing will be delayed till tomorrow. After I got off the phone, […]

03
Mar
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Staples couponOriginally uploaded by miketklee. This is a rather interesting incident: I ordered a set of tab dividers from the local Staples because they didn’t have it in stock. It was suppose to be delivered to the store the next day. They will call me when it comes in. Two days passed and I haven’t […]

So I called Verizon online services: “I am not getting any internet connection.” “What version of Windows do you have? “I don’t know.” “Do you see the Start button on the lower left corner of your screen?” “Duh, yeah.” “What color is it?” “Green.” “OK, you have Windows XP, the latest version.” “Oh, that’s good […]