Year: 2015

strange phone calls from mom

catfishing. no really…

today’s random call from mom was to find a way to determine the weight of a ginormous catfish based on it’s species and length.¬† thank you Missouri Department of Conservation, i will be forever grateful for your assistance ūüôā (the fish was 46 inches and according to the chart 44.47 lbs)     ¬†

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strange phone calls from mom

phone call from mom!!

Mom and Dad were camping this week with my aunt and uncle.¬† I have gotten a few updates via pictures and text over the last few days as usual.¬† this morning as i am driving home from dropping the husband off at work my cell rings, it is mom.¬† i grab it and put her […]

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book review

Book Review – Whistling Women by Kelly Romo

  Addie Bates has an opportunity to return to San Diego where her life changed abruptly 15 years ago.¬† As part of the 1935 Worlds Fair, she has the chance to reconnect with family and find forgiveness for something she has never even really forgiven herself for. The story is told through Addie and her […]

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A new category – Strange phone calls from mom.

so the other day, my cell phone rings, and it isn’t a number programmed in my phone which isn’t a big surprise because i am terrible about keeping my contacts updated. i answer it and it is my mom, i have a moment of concern because i know she was with my dad at a […]

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exercise

Bike the Bay again

Well, we did it again, we rode over the Coronado bridge at the start of a 25+ mile Bike the Bay bike ride.¬† I was actually able to enjoy the view a little this year as I wasn’t stuck against the inside¬†barrier sucking wind the whole time.¬†¬† it was much more fun and relaxing than […]

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Oceanside Pier

      Yesterday afternoon i walked down to the commuter train and took it to the last stop headed west. ¬†this is where i ended up. Oceanside Pier, it is a beautiful place to enjoy the view of the sea as well as watch fisherman bring in their catch. ¬†i have always loved the […]

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random mutterings

Weirdest Laundry Phenomenon, EVER.

catching up on some laundry today and i washed a bunch of socks.. everyone knows that is the best way to end up with less socks as they¬†disappear during the washer/dryer process. ¬†however today was a little different. ¬†as i reached in to grab the clothes¬†from the dryer i found this in the last handful… […]

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exercise

The time has come.

Over the years i have exercised in fits and starts, rarely doing more than a few days at a time before bailing out due to injury or more often laziness. Last week i started back up on the Focus T-25 DVD set as well as started a C25K training program, i am proud to announce […]

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friday fictioneers

The escape.

she knew she had only moments. her escape would be noticed soon and the dogs would be on her trail. her bag had been packed and hidden for days but her¬†chance¬†had finally come and the door was unguarded. ¬†she snuck past the gate somehow not waking the sleeping guard dog from his slumber. she could […]

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