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Simple Woman's Daybook - May 26, 2009

From the Simple Woman's Daybook.

Outside my window...
It is cool, and cloudy. It had been raining, but has stopped. Thank goodness for the rain!

I am thinking...
Gosh, this house is messy. We took an unexpected trip to see my grandmother. We left in a hurry and came home late last night. I have a bunch of reorganizing and cleaning up to do today.

I am thankful for...
Three things: For being able to see my grandmother before she dies. She is not expected to live much longer. I was able to say good bye and tell her that I love her. Thank you God for that gift.


Second: Getting to spend time with my parents and watching the boys with Grandpa and Grandma. The boys loved riding on the tractor with Grandpa.

Third: My wonderful husband who drove most of the trip and does so much for our family. I love you sweetie!

From the learning rooms...
Today, we will be taking the day off. But, we will be finishing up this week!!! Just a couple of fun projects and activities planned and then, let the summer begin!! And, even though I say that, one thing I have learned while homeschoooling, is that the learning never really stops.


From the kitchen...
Roasted turkey wraps with salad before tennis!

I am wearing...
A pink v-neck t-shirt and navy blue pants.

I am creating...
Final grades. I am finishing final grades today for the students I tutor.

I am going...
To take the computer to get more memory today . . . . after using my parents' computer this weekend, I realized that I could complete the things I do on the computer in half the time it normally takes me, if only my computer were faster. And since a new computer is not in our budget, I will give ours a boost with more memory.


I am reading . . .
I am between books . . . I will start another one in a day or two.

I am hoping...
That the vegetables I planted will have enough room. From what my mom told me, I think I will be canning a lot this fall!!

I am hearing...
Word World . . . the only show my kids are allowed to watch regularly.

Around the house...
There are bags that need to get unpacked, laundry that needs to be put away and cushions that need to get put back on the couch (what fun is a couch if you cannot take it apart and make a fort out of its cushions?!).

One of my favorite things...
My home . . . there is no place like home.

A few plans for the rest of the week:
Finishing final grades, writing a book review, working on our budget, tennis lessons (for the adults) and soccer (for the boys).

Here is picture thought I am sharing...
The boys getting a tractor ride with Grandpa.

Comments

  1. I love those pictures! Thank you for showing such strength over the weekend and being such a wonderful granddaughter.

    I noticed you mentioned tennis...looks like you are committed to going now!!!

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