Momence, Illinois • Age 59
Joined myLot 1 year ago
Married with 2 grown sons. Husband and I are retired and loving life. Camping and fishing are our favorite activities, we also enjoy hiking and biking.
Keith Henthorne @Scrapper88 (297) • United States 20 Sep
I have a mock orange bush in my yard. A friend of mine gave the bush to my family back in the early nineties. It is now a pretty big bush. The mock orange bush produces a fruit that looks a lot like a small orange,The mock orange...
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Judy Evans @JudyEv (90257) • Bunbury, Australia 24 Sep
Last week we were able to travel to New Ross in Ireland with our son. He was to play a lunch-time jazz concert at the New Ross Piano Festival accompanying jazz pianist Phil Ware. Appearing at night was the celebrated Enrico...
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Anne Marie Guyer @LeaPea2417 (12783) • Toccoa, Georgia 22h
When you were in Elementary School, did you ever have to repeat a grade? My husband repeated the first grade because his Dad died when he was in first grade the first time he was in it and he didn't do well. So, he repeated the...
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Valerie J. Routhieaux @just4him (82123) • Green Bay, Wisconsin 23h
Looking for stories today the first one I found brought tears to my eyes. A story in Today on Monday, September 18 caught my attention. Titled Grieving Grandfather Makes Sweet Gesture While Shopping. Owen Hacker is an 18 month...
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Susan @HazySue (15184) • United States 24 Sep
Someday I am going to get this healthy thing right. One of these days I will be hale and hearty and healthy. Well, you may or may not have noticed that I was once again gone for a few days. I had a little bit of a heart attack....
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ElusiveButterfly @ElusiveButterfly (36402) • United States 21h
It is so hot and humid today that you can feel the heat come through the door and windows. The windows are shut and the curtains drawn to keep out the blazing sun. Even so, it is still warm. Have the AC running and it is...
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Kharla Jolly @kobesbuddy (6983) • East Tawas, Michigan 21h
My daughter's family lives in Ray Township, close by to Romeo, Michigan. This is the town where the beloved 'Kid Rock' grew up. I'm off the original subject, as usual! The heat index in their part of the state...
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Jeff Moffitt @moffittjc (32124) • Gainesville, Florida 15h
In the photo above is a suspension foot bridge over one of our local rivers, the Santa Fe. The bridge sits about 15 feet above the river. Due to the deluge of rain we received from Hurricane Irma, excessive flooding occurred in...
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fishtiger58 Hard to believe that it's been two weeks already.
The Horse @TheHorse (48811) • Pleasant Hill, California 24 Sep
I may actually get some relaxation time in today. Yesterday, I had a 6 PM music gig, so I couldn't quite "blow off" the day and take a drive to the Coast or something. Today, my friend and I are going to do some music editing in...
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Juliaacv @Juliaacv (19550) • Canada 24 Sep
Yesterday I was reading the newspaper online for the area that we used to live in. I found a death notice for a young girl, 26 years old. I read further. And by reading further I realized that she lived down the road from us in...
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fishtiger58 So sad, I couldn't imagine losing either of my sons.
Jennifer Dombrowski @Marty1 (22440) • Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 24 Sep
Here is picture of Onyx and his beauty! Onyx is bust sleeping so you don't see those Amber eyes! But I have a feeling I will be posting his picture with all posts regardless of the topics as I adore him already! Onyx says to...
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MARILYN @Marilynda1225 (22805) • United States 23h
Would you believe that at my ripe old age of 70 yrs I've never lived alone? Of course my younger years were spent living at home with my parents and brother. When I graduated from high school and went to nursing school I lived in...
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Jennifer @LovingMyBabies (57760) • Jacksonville, Florida 24 Sep
Good morning everyone. I hope you slept well and your having a good morning so far. =) Since I am feeling better today I have been busy already this morning. I got the dishes done, swept the living room and kitchen floors, put...
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Ann LeFlore @poehere (15969) • French Polynesia 22h
I wrote one discussion and received a comment from @YrNemo about a cunning scam some new people are using on the site. I had never seen this before today. Thank you so much for pointing this out to me. It was explained to me how...
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Deborah K. Mitchell @Corbin5 (70550) • United States 21h
My sister and I were waiting in the common area in the nursing home. Dad was not yet awake, so we decided to sit in the common area and talk for a bit. I happened to see an elderly couple at one of the tables in the common...
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fishtiger58 that is the ultimate example.
Valerie J. Routhieaux @just4him (82123) • Green Bay, Wisconsin 20 Sep
I love payday. And this month even more. When I went online to check my balance this morning, I found I had a whole lot less in the bank than I anticipated after having helped out my son on Sunday. So today was a long awaited...
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MARILYN @Marilynda1225 (22805) • United States 20 Sep
Happy Wednesday Everyone! Can't believe we're already at the mid-week mark and rapidly nearing the end of another month. It's a beautiful sunny day here with a bit of a breeze and on the warm side. Summer is still here but it's...
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Belle Starr (Iz) @BelleStarr (29492) • Portland, Connecticut 20 Sep
While we were on vacation we got a call from our grandson, Brandon, that Beau had taken a turn for the worse. My daughter came and they took him to the vet. He said there was nothing he could do and the humane thing to do was to...
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fishtiger58 I am so sorry for your loss
JJ @JolietJake (36506) 21 Sep
...because Autumn starts tomorrow and don't forget to set your calendars back 6 years or something like that. I've been noticing it stays dark later each day,...which, of course, the gubmint won't allow it to stay...
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Deborah K. Mitchell @Corbin5 (70550) • United States 20 Sep
Molly, our pup, was diagnosed with hypothyroidism last month. I must say she is feeling great thanks to the thyroid medication she takes twice a day. I was very worried a few days ago when she had not eaten her dog food for two...
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fishtiger58 good luck we can't keep them out either.