Monthly Archives: January 2015

Date Day

First on the agenda was a drive to the top of West Mountain.  Hot Springs is surrounded by four mountains – West, North, Music and Sugarloaf.  They’re not big mountains, by any means but they provide a valley for Hot Springs to snuggle into. There are a few places along the drive to park and … Continue reading »

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A Day of Visitin’

Not nearly as busy today as yesterday but a good day none the less. Michael worked on another project for his mom.  This one involved installing new shelving above the clothes rod in her bedroom closet.  It originally had particle board shelves that had drooped so low that she was having trouble getting the hangers … Continue reading »

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Project Day

Today was a day of projects.  Both Michael and I worked on various projects and there is a great sense of accomplishment as the day winds down and we prepare to sit down to relax and enjoy a Red Box (The Maze Runner) movie I picked up earlier today. Michael spent a couple of hours … Continue reading »

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Football, Fuel & A New Water Pump

We haven’t been doing much as it has been cold and rainy.  Several of Michael’s projects require him to be outside so with the weather the way it has been the projects have been on the back burner. We did make a quick run into Hot Springs Sunday morning for groceries and other supplies.  We … Continue reading »

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Brakes, Spirals & A New Door Lock

Tuesday 1/6 We started our day by joining our friends, Brock & Tammy for breakfast.  Nothing fancy, just a quick McDonald’s breakfast.  We had a really nice visit that went entirely too fast as we had errands to run. Errands took us to the small town  pharmacy in Glenwood and to a small automotive shop … Continue reading »

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Rotator Surgery For Alice

Mike’s mom, Alice, fell a few weeks ago and in the process tore her left rotator.  Surgery was scheduled for today, Monday, January 5th.  We were asked to have her at the hospital at 12:15 pm.  She had the normal “no food or drink” after midnight so I’m sure she was getting pretty hungry. We … Continue reading »

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Flu Bug, Deck Project & Church

Friday 1/2 Neither of us felt very good so it was a quiet, stay in your jammies kind of day.  I never got sick but my stomach gurgled much worse than it had any other day.  Michael was feeling better but still not up to par so he rested as well. Saturday 1/3 Feeling significantly … Continue reading »

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Happy New Year!

New Years Eve Day we took Alice into Hot Springs for her pre-op visit at the hospital.  Everything went well and she is now scheduled to be at the hospital on Monday the 5th at 1:15 pm. Michael and I went out for our traditional New Years Eve dinner.  We ended up at Rocky’s Corner … Continue reading »

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