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At 8:46am on April 3, 2014, SEAGATOR said…

Good Morning,Marie. Another good night. I hope I have the not sleeping conquered. Trouble with bathroom toiler so Dr. Rooter is here. Probably another big bill. Weather wonderful. Kathy told me they were expecting more snow. Russ sees the lung doctor tomorrow at 8. Russ is not a morning person. Tom will take him. Got my tax stuff ready and left it with the CPA yesterday. I hope I owe no more money. I pay estimated taxes. BG106. I hope this weekend we can go to the Ravine. Nothing but acres of azaleas you ride through hills and dales. Last year it was $5 each. How is Ed doing any sales? You? You baking? Take good care. HUGS,Reed

At 4:55pm on April 2, 2014, Kathy said…

Hi Marie - sooooooo how come I got a crocodile and you get a vase of flowers? Just kidding. I love them both!!!
I stumbled on Live from Daryl's House about a year ago and just love it. They do great covers of classic rock and he has good guests. Daryl was also on an episode of This Old House on PBS describing how he was renovating his house in the Hamptons.
I am still coveting the watermelon pickles - but, really, that spice combo could be used with pickle chips also. Maybe I'll divide the recipe into a quarter. Supposedly we will get a foot of snow tonight and another foot tomorrow night. I am taking no chances and cancelled a dr appt I had for Friday morning.
I do so like the longer days.
I missed the chat on depression - thought it was an hour later than t was. As usual, not paying attention............
I was at Joanne's to get fabric for this rollup blind that I'm making. it was 40% off but now I've discovered I am short by 8". As usual, I didn't think I needed to measure. At least with winter almost over I can get to the store easier. It is a 5 block walk from the bus stop, across a freeway with poorly timed lights. Sigh.
Take care, dear friend.

At 3:00pm on April 1, 2014, lotsofshots said…

At 7:11am on April 1, 2014, SEAGATOR said…

May 15th my birthday. The Conference is May 16 and 17. The King this year is from my TOPS Chapter so 14 going. Tom and Russ will go. They kill time while I am in meetins.2 of my favorite restaurants are there STONEWOOD and Bette'A!A CAFE...Fried clams. In MA we had a banquet. Florida does not. I think a bigger crowd goes to the Florida one. Take care. Reed

At 6:51am on April 1, 2014, SEAGATOR said…

Good Morning,Marie. A miracle. I slept until 9:30. This is 5 days of good sleep. My elbow did not bother. I must have banged it and not know it. Chico is in the window soaking up the sun. BG106. TOPS tomorrow. Rap Session on Exercise. It is sunny and 54 degrees. I reserved my room for the State TOPS Rally. I got one right on the ocean, Russ so happy he did not have to go to lung doctor today. Feels better whebn Tom goes with him. How are things with you? Did you have a good night.? Your quilt is lovely. I hope you get a good price. That is all the news from here. My best to Ed. HUGS,Reed

At 10:57am on March 31, 2014, SEAGATOR said…

oor Russ was to see lung doctor. He has been fretting about it. Find a place to park go to the hospital 5th floor wa;lk down a lon gall. O told him yo change it to Friday when Tom is here and he can help you. He did and it is 8. He isnot a morning person. Got my taxx stuff pit together and ready for the CPA. kinda down today but I will snap oit of it. Hope you are ok. HUGS,Reed

At 5:42am on March 31, 2014, SEAGATOR said…

Good Morning,Marie. I think I am going to leave Tudiabetes. All I do is complain. Who wants to read that. None of my aches and pains diabetes related. I was sleeping great when a pain my left elbow woke me up. I said OH No. I had the same thing in my right elbow that caused 18 trips to the hospital. Pushing the walker might be the culprit. Then checking my banking online they said the password wrong. It is the same one I have used ever since I opened my account at the bank. BG102. Hope you had a good night. Good Readings. The papers and TV loaded with car commercials. Ed has to sell a few. Today without fail I need to gather my tax stuff for the CPA. Give Ed my best. Has most of the snow gone? I saw a robin. Take good care. HUGS,Reed

At 10:44pm on March 29, 2014, Diane McDowell said…

Thank You I did post my question where you recommended!

At 3:01pm on March 29, 2014, Kathy said…
At 5:17am on March 29, 2014, SEAGATOR said…

Good Morning,Marie. I just got up tested BG104. The new pill combine is working great as I am sleeping like a baby. So good to get that under control. My knees and legs I can tolerate. It poured all night. Supposed to rain today. If it lets up we will go to the RAVINE 50 acres of nothing but azaleas.Then we will go to Corky Bells right on the River,for a belated Birthday dinner for Russ. Have not been doing much. Bought the water seal to do the deck when the sun dries it, How are you doing> Readings good? Hope so. Give my best to Ed. Take good care. HUGS,POPS

At 8:55am on March 28, 2014, dishers said…

Thanks for the link Marie. was a great interview wish I had not missed it had a question to ask him, but glad to of heard it.

At 9:00am on March 27, 2014, SEAGATOR said…

Hello Marie. Hormone shots cause sleeplessness. I am getting them for my prostate cancer. Take one half of new pill and one whole old pill. IT WORKED. I did not wake up until 9. So hope it continues. Lot of calls neighbors dropping in for Russ;s 88th birthday. He would like to forget it.Dreary day. Supposed to get colder. Going to do laundry. Tom comes tonight. He bought a new door the thieves smashed the old one. We will take out Russ tomorrow night for his birthday. BG106.Glad you slept. Give my best to Ed. Take good care. Hugs.Reed Lights went out for 10 minutes and I had to reset everything even the computer,

At 1:42pm on March 26, 2014, Kathy said…

Marie, I really want to make these - but I don't need 4 quarts. Where would I get that much watermelon rind? And, do you think I could use splenda instead of the sugar?http://food52.com/recipes/21843-spicy-savory-sweet-watermelon-rind-pickles

At 3:07am on March 26, 2014, SEAGATOR said…

Good Morning,Marie. I got to 4:30. I hope my visit with the doctor today will get me something that lasys all night. Well got B;s and W's done. It is not as cold as they said it would be. How was the GUILD? Do you ever work on quilts for yourself? They would bring good money. I was thinking of Nel.She always welcomed the folks from Canada. Hipe she is ok. I hope you had a good night and your Readings good. Take good care and have a good day,My best to Ed. Hugs,Reed

At 4:34pm on March 25, 2014, SEAGATOR said…

HELLO MARIE. HOW WAS THE GUILD? SELL ANY BREAD? Maybe you can make an Easter bread.This is just to let you know TOPS tomorrow and at 2:15 I see the sleep disorder doctor. In high 30;s tonight..can you believe it. HUGS,Reed

At 4:59am on March 25, 2014, SEAGATOR said…

Good Morning,Marie. I had a good night. Even so I am going to call the doctor. I have 2 bad nights and a good one like last night. Dark and dreary. HUMID.I am debating whether to give up TOPS. Walking is so hard for me. I do not dare to get the papers anymore. He throws them to hit car when garage door closes my walker will not let me go there. Oh well. I am so tired of complaining. We are swating oit Russ's insurance. It is now $876 a month for one person.They have been going up by the 100;s. He will be 88 tomorrow. Willgo out to eat Saturday. Wish new members would say the state they are fromnd the city too. You taking bread to the Guild. Have a good time. HUGS,Reed

At 4:46pm on March 24, 2014, SEAGATOR said…

Hi Marie. I have not heard from you is 2 days. I hope you are ok or on an exotic. I am afraid to go to bed as I dread another all night deal. Wouldn't you know my doctor does not work on Mondays. We are gearing up for rain.Give my best to Ed. I hope tomorrow will be better. Take care. HUGS,Reed

At 3:25pm on March 24, 2014, Stoner said…

Dear Marie.

Thank you for the link. i have tried most of them to no avail, but I am hopeful to find a solution. I enjoyed chatting with you on and off today. Have a blessed week!

Trip stoner

At 3:38pm on March 23, 2014, Ila said…
Hi Marie. I'm back here again. Going to do my best to be active here with everyone's help.
At 1:42pm on March 23, 2014, catlover said…
Hi Marie-It seems that I haven't connected with you for a while. I am sure you are just as tired of the cold and snow as I am. We may get some snow Tuesday night. Yuck ! I ended up having to get a new meter after all, b/c my ins. Won't cover the Accu-Chek compact plus anymore. I will be getting an Accu-Chek Nano meter. Have you heard anything about it ? I had a voucher from the Accu-Chek website so I will have 2 of them. One from the mail order pharmacy company and 1 from the voucher. I am waiting for the test strips to arrive. My new PCP, who seems very thorough, has OKed the change. She gave me samples of the pens I use, which I appreciated. Are you still baking breads? How is Ed doing selling cars. Hopefully the car sales business will pick up with the soon to arrive warmer weather. We still haven't heard about the apt, but we are cleaning out the house. I found things that I never used that I got for wedding presents 48 years ago. I don't think I need them. I hope you have a good week and the snow doesn't come. Take care. Cat

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