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At 6:33pm on July 4, 2012, Linda G said…

More "stuff"!! How's the weather at your end...hot and muggy here...was going to weed after the brief shower we had here yesterday....but the air was very thick....and my back still recuperating from having washed the kitchen floor 3x over on all fours (the old fashion way) the day before when Riley (2) decided to spit out his juice all over the place. I would have been arrested for what I toyed doing to him! The room that our daughter was in before moving into her own place is now taken up as a storage room for Timothy and Steph (son and d-i-l). The storage unit they have rented is all full!!! They're moving into their own house starting the 19th of this month! The repeat empty nest syndrome lol. It sure will feel odd to have the whole house to ourselves again! Steph (d-i-l) has a bad ear/sinus infection. She went to a walk in clinic yesterday, and was put on meds, including ear drops. Early evening, her ear was bleeding, which is not uncommon with ear infection...but I nevertheless offered to take her to ER, knowing that we'd be there for at least 6 hours...no no no...she didn't want to go. Midnight, as I'm coming out of the washroom to go to bed, she and Timothy are at the kitchen table...seems that now she feels she should take me up on that earlier offer. I said to her, "you realize that we'll be there all night 'till mid morning anyway!"
She had gone to the internet, and of course got frightened by the comments and suggested diagnoses of her bleeding ear! (sigh....who listens to me!!) So I said...call telehealth (a telephone access here, that helps to give you a heads up about your symptoms). They basically paraphrased my comment to her..."you have been seen, you DO have an ear infection which may bleed, you are on medication for it, you do NOT have cancer nor have you suffered trauma to the head. Call your doctor in the morning if it is still bleeding" Who listens to me!!! So this morning, she called her doctor who will see her at....3pm, and the appointment was later changed to 7pm! Guess the doc doesn't share her concern!!
So...life goes on in the Miller household! Sounds SO much like a soap that I should ask you to stay tuned tomorrow...same time same station! How's life at YOUR end??

At 12:05pm on June 29, 2012, Linda G said…

Howdie Natalie!! Long past 4 days! My classroom is clean....student's hours of French are recorded....made some copies in prep for September ...and designed a new game to help in French. Yesterday was the last of the 2 day First Aid course....I passed! But MOSTLY yesterday was the LAST DAY OF SCHOOL for teachers at our school!!!
I was to meet up with other teachers yesterday at a colleague's house for a little year end celebration. Got in the car, started it, and the car said....clickclickclickclickclick! I remember we had that trouble last year....has to do with the car's AC/starter! So Len boosted the car, and all seemed fine, but I wasn't pushing it and decided to stay home instead! Right now I feel fine, but yesterday I was a little off and sugars were a tad high! Could be the heat...it was very hot today also! Slept in this morning ...'till 9!!! What bliss! Today is our youngest grandson's 2nd birthday! Tomorrow, our 33rd Anniversary....dinner out perhaps. Sunday the 1st of July, is Canada Day! Doing a picnic and whatnot...water park for the kids, followed by the usual city wide fireworks at dusk.! What about YOU?? Your 4th is coming up...any plans?

At 8:18am on June 8, 2012, GinaY said…

Dear Miss Natalie,
Dropped by to pay you a visit and see how you're doing.
Hoping you and kitties are well.
Best, Gina

At 12:18pm on May 31, 2012, Marie B said…

hey Natalie, if you'd like to ask Gary Scheiner a question, let me know and I'll relay it him. hope we get a lot of people watching. sorry you can't make it.

At 9:42pm on May 26, 2012, nel said…

Fantastic A1c , dear gal ...Congrats and enjoy !!

At 2:39pm on May 25, 2012, Trudy said…

Hi Natalie. I've been reading your blog, but you haven't been around much lately. Well, best wishes for a good Memorial Day Holiday!

At 4:36pm on May 20, 2012, jrtpup said…

Spring has sprung here, what a beautiful weekend yet again! Hope yours was too :)

At 10:55pm on May 14, 2012, alizachana said…

My dBlog post for day 1 was inspired by you! http://alizawithdiabetes.com/?p=172 love you, menuchala!

At 9:38am on April 8, 2012, catlover said…

Hi Natalie- Chag Sameach to you. I hope you enjoyed the Seder you attended on Friday night. Were you able to hold back from eating too many of the Pesach goodies ? My hubby and I went to 2 Seders and now I have to get back on track with my eating. Hope all of your kitties are well !! Take care. Cat =^..^=

At 11:43am on April 6, 2012, Marie B said…
At 4:45pm on March 24, 2012, Linda G said…

At 4:45pm on March 24, 2012, Linda G said…

Thanks, but silly Natalie....we're ALL sweet here ;p

At 2:52pm on March 24, 2012, Linda G said…

At 5:04pm on March 19, 2012, Lou said…

Hey hon, I just wrote a really long email back to you and managed to delete it :/ I'd be glad to help you however I can x x x

At 5:30pm on March 8, 2012, DeniseC said…

Well Natalie - Happy Birthday - and good for you for celebrating how you wanted to - payback is a bear. . but sometimes yes, it IS worth it. Happy 64th! :D

At 2:15pm on March 7, 2012, catlover said…

Hi Natalie- HAPPY BIRTHDAY !!! Hope you have a GR8 day !!!!Cat

At 5:11am on March 7, 2012, SEAGATOR said…

Happy,Happy Birthday,Natalie. I wish for you a most wonderful day. ENJOY!!!

At 4:48am on March 7, 2012, Marie B said…

Natalie, Happy Birthday! have a nice one.

At 3:48am on March 7, 2012, woodfairy2001@yahoo.com said…

Good Morning and a very Happy Birthday to you!!! I am covering all the bases so you'll be sure to find your Birthday wish from me.

At 12:59am on March 7, 2012, brokenpole said…

Happy Birthday, Natalie!! Hope you have a wonderful day and get to have some fun. Enjoy your special day.



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