Tag Archives: in-laws

Sorry for the delay…

I know I owe you a post, but life has been a bit busy here at our house. I spent all day yesterday at the zoo with Little Sis for her preschool field trip: And today is Big Sis’ 8th … Continue reading

Posted in Family, Sandwich Generation, Uncategorized | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

What’s that beeping?!?

Well, Thanksgiving went better than expected. Maybe because I lowered my standards. Cooking went smoothly. I gave up on brining the turkey and just roasted it according to guidelines in The Food Network Magazine. Mashed me up some potatoes and … Continue reading

Posted in Family, Recipes, Sandwich Generation, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

No thank you, Thanksgiving

It’s nine days until Thanksgiving. It sounds like a lot of time. But I feel it closing in. I was talking with Mom this morning about Thanksgiving. We’re having her, of course. My sister is coming in, as well as … Continue reading

Posted in Family, Sandwich Generation, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | 4 Comments

WFMW: Flylady

I’m sure a lot of people already know about Flylady. I first heard about her from my in-laws. My father-in-law was “encouraging” my mother-in-law to adopt some of her habits. (Which is ironic, because she does ALL the housework singlehandedly … Continue reading

Posted in Family, Sandwich Generation, Uncategorized, Works for Me Wednesday | Tagged , , , , , | 8 Comments

Love of Procrit

I believe I’ve mentioned before that my mom is anemic, so she needs a jolt of Procrit every now and then. We figured this out about four years ago, when mom fell at her home back in Illinois and couldn’t … Continue reading

Posted in Family, Sandwich Generation | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

The In-Laws are coming…back.

Ah, how time flies. It seems like my in-laws were just here. But they’re on their way back again to celebrate the girls’ birthdays. So after spending days preparing for the girls’ birthdays myself, now I need to have the … Continue reading

Posted in Family, Sandwich Generation | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

I picked a lousy day to cut back on therapy!

Just taking a short break from whirlwind housecleaning. I can’t believe how much I’ve accomplished today, but it’s just a drop in the bucket. Sad. The in-laws should be approaching as I type this. Hope it’s an uneventful visit. But … Continue reading

Posted in Family | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

The In-Laws Are Coming!

Not today. But soon. Two days. I keep looking around the house with a critical eye, wondering what they’ll see. “Why is it so cluttered? Can’t you part with anything?” (Ummm, no. It’s just that with two kids underfoot, I … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , | Leave a comment