Got it going in the right direction finally

There is this tree at work that no one seemed to know what the heck it was, I certainly had never seen one. I noticed the other day that it had these things on it, berry-fruit, I dont know, and still no one had the answer. They kind of looked like a...

mumblings from down here

I have an actual day off, and more work to do here than a little bit. We have to go to the fed ex and send off a package for the kid. JJ is unmedicated.....till we can get to the Dr. on Thursday. This is going to be fun due to the fact his school...

Sunday mumblings

This morning we sw the oldest grandchild off for his ride home. He should be back with his Daddy by 7 or 8 this evening if all goes well. I checked the weather map and there isnt any bad weather out there for them, although its raining here. The dogs...

Never thought Friday could feel so good

Finally its Friday. This has been a long week...but the first week on a new job always is. I was able to be on the phones for a little bit today, they had us partnered up, and my headset failed. I tried to tell them that in the first place and they...

It's getting better

I passed the formal test today, woot woot. Not as easy as you think. we actually got some more handouts that actually "splain" shit a little better, and sheet with banking numbers on them, so we dont have to collect our own..OK, now I'll tell ya, its...

Now, I ax youz

OK, now, um, how do I present this little issue..I guess straight up...no way around it.  Training is through the third day, and we had a visit from the CCO, pretty much the second in command. One of his big bitches is good english...not too hard...

doing alright

2 days into the new training, not too bad, it will be better when we actually get to have a hands on instead of watching someone else do it and listen.. As it turns out its banking, well sort of, I'll let ya know at what level lter, I am still...

woot woot

Right now I am feeling pretty good about things right now. Today was fairly successful for me and I finally feel like it came together for me. I finally got JJ registered for school and without having to pay their registration fees....how...

your call is important to us, please hold..................

Go team.... I finally got through to the green team and found out I was talking to the wrong team, I had to talk to the PURPLE TEAM.......I have to wonder how many other colors they are going to throw at me. I burned up 75% of my minutes on my...

Kansas, I am not impressed

Another day spent on the phone trying to straighten crap out. about 4 hrs on the phone, finally got my behind in the car and had the otherhalf take me to the local office....info packet in hand, questions written down, and all I really got for all my...

and repeat.......gimme a pill

I just got a call from D. He thinks its a great idea to bring the other grandson down here for the rest of the summer and what do I think of it......something close to OMFG..really? This is JJ's older bro, older by a year....but he is also...

Inhale...hold..... exhale...repeat

All this talk of comfort zones..."what if" you dont know what it is anymore, what if you stepped off the known trail and you are completely lost, banging into trees and stumbling....follow an unknown trail and see where it comes out...been doing that...

Acting my age

Wow, looking around on these states sites, I have found out at 62 one is considered "elderly"! So now I should chnge my mindset on this, how does on act elderly..I dont feel elderly, atleast I dont think I do. I am aclimating myself to another...

Damnnnnnnnnnnnnnn, its Monday

The day started ok, sat out on the deck to watch the sun come up, after I had walked the dogs, their little bldders were about to pop.... The other half actualy got up and joined me....he is not a morning person if he can help it...we had the day...

better that yesterday, not as good as tomorrow

Alrighty Elmo, why cant we access your  entry??I tried every which way and its not happening. I was listening to the radio, kind of a talkshow radio junkie here, that com from yrs of having nothing else I was able to do except that(at work). Any...

Lets see how today goes

D just about walked my legs off yestrday. I am ok if I meander at my own speed, but keeping up with someone that has a stride literally twice that of mine is down right tough, and sick or not, he is 25 yrs younger than I am, and it was darn near 100...

I think its Saturday

I hope the ks (FS) card comes today..otherwise I will be driven to eating ramen noodles...ick ick ick. Son is mostly never home,  see him for a short short right before bed, and maybe in the morning before he goes to work, but for right now, his...

Friday mumblings

Kansas, what can I say, other than this isnt the OZ's Kansas. Aint nothing cheap down here, cept for smokes...I have never seen a gal of mik for $6!! I have had a few of my notorious mini meltdowns, I just go and lay down till they pass.  I am...

Sunday , rest day.......or not

Poor Chica, all 3 lbs of her...finally did what she needed to do and by gosh practically had to stand up to get it all out..she sure feels better though, not walking around like she is all hunkered up. Ya, I know, not a tasteful conversation, but when...

The Holidays are done for now

I am finding out as each day passes that Twin 1 isnt as patient as he thinks he is. I have been here now, bout 10 days. I am not even unpacked totally, 90% of what I have is in storage and I dont know where/what the other 10% is. I did manage to find...

Almost the 4th already

1 week here exactly and I slept for the entire nite, because I was just tired, not the ommg I'm gonna crap out kind, just tired.   What a great feeling. I finally got all the rainsoaked and stinky clothes washed/dried. and found my underwear. you know...

and they're off

T pulled in about 10 last nite, completely and totally beat. I know how that feels, one 600 mile drive was enuff for me, couldnt walk right for a day afterwards... That was the  least of things that transpired last nite. The kid went out to...

Is this friday?

ok, I went to bed early cuz of that thing the kid set up this morning, and I was up at 430,530 6 and 630 and just finally stayed up..I knew it was a meet and greet, bogus,  I hadnt filled out any app, I thought it was just to meet the dude annd to let...

total uffda

homesick, um no...just waiting for T to come back, the uhaul ended up costing more and there went the gas money..they billed for insurance, admin charges..tacked on all sorts of incidentals they did. so the boy has to send him some to bring him back,...

Follow the yellow brick road

We made it, we're here in KC....that was one long assed drive. There were things left behind, that must be retrieved, he is on his way back up thre to return the trailer, and is going to pick what we left, like our clothes....the freezer and most...