Category Archives: housecleaning

Feeling Discouraged

It is freezing cold here. I hate it almost as much as the heat in the summer. There are rolling power outages because the power company has had to drop its usage because of the cold. I don’t understand why … Continue reading

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It’s So Cold!!!

This is south Texas. It is beyond belief that the temperature would be below 0 C and wind chills would make it feel even colder. Even the dog didn’t want to stay outside any longer than absolutely necessary. Now the … Continue reading

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My Reality Show

If I were to produce a reality show, it would be about my life. Like my book, it would be about an American woman who was born and raised according to American values and Western culture and then adopted Islam … Continue reading

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Organization–Part I

Brenda arrived at 8:30 a.m. today and we worked for 2 hours. I was exhausted. We did clear off the coffee table, which is something I really wanted done. The only thing is, we put things in boxes and I … Continue reading

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The Organization Begins

Brenda is coming over this morning for our first session of de-cluttering. I’ve a bit nervous, but took klonopin and I have a headache and took meds for that. I don’t know where to start, but maybe we should start … Continue reading

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What’s Driving Me Nuts Right Now?

So it’s time to vent about what is driving me crazy right now. There are so many things it’s hard to choose from amongst the things that have me going crazy. The process of getting enrolled in graduate school is … Continue reading

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Another Router. Please, GOD, Let This Work!

Technician number 5 showed up today amd switched out the router. He said they had gotten a bad batch of routers. I sincerely hope that this one will work well for many years. I have been so frustrated over this … Continue reading

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A Day at the Movies and Some Cleaning, Too

I packed more things for the girls today. I took all the figurines over to their house. I hope that they like them. I packed all the Purple Ladies and Purple Girls, and the Unicorns, except for the one with … Continue reading

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No, they didn’t; Yes, they did; No; Yes

The entire day yesterday was spent–literally from 9:00 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.–was spent either on the phone with Time Warner  trying them to get someone back here to fix the modem or having someone here trying to fix it. After … Continue reading

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