Whatcha doin'?!?

Discussion in 'Daily Living' started by Green is Gold, Dec 22, 2014.

  1. XUfan

    XUfan Member Of The Month May 2010 Trader Group

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    So, the coughing started yesterday. And this time it's ME! :mad: I feel alright, except that I hate coughing. I'm only assuming this will get worse before it gets better (although I'm holding out hope that I'm wrong!).

    I woke up at 5, even though the alarm was set for 6, so I got up and showered. I did some paperwork for Hubby's job, filled out a rebate and did the Pizza Hut survey on the receipt, so I can get $10 off my next order. After Hubby left for work, I had breakfast, and then turned on my YouTube playlist and did my 20 minute workout.

    Soon, I'm leaving for the grocery stores. I don't need to get much this week, but I have 3 stores on my list. One (Aldi) doesn't open for another hour, so I'll go to the other ones first. When I get back, I've got about an hour's worth of housework to do. After that, I want to pull the outdated and nearly-outdated coupons from my coupon box. And then, after I watch last night's Jeopardy, I'm going to read. That's a full day!
     
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  2. XUfan

    XUfan Member Of The Month May 2010 Trader Group

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    I left for the stores around 8:00 this morning. I went to 4 stores (one of them I had to go back in, because I forgot something), and dropped a book off in the slot at the library. It's a little after 10, and I'm home!
     
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  3. Jessi

    Jessi ↑ This Person ♥'s Someone With Autism Trader Group

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    I went drop off DD8 at school, went to the post office to drop mail in the outgoing box(really don't trust our new mail dude to take it), went to Walmart, then went to Food Lion.
    Now I have a load of laundry in the washer. Here in a bit I am going to vacuum.
     
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  4. XUfan

    XUfan Member Of The Month May 2010 Trader Group

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    I've decided that I expect too much from other people. First of all, I'm not mad...or even upset...about this. I'm just surprised. So, here are the two things that happened over the past day or so.

    I posted yesterday that my sister had stopped here to pick up coupons and wanted to make plans to go out to breakfast for my birthday, in two weeks. My husband wouldn't agree to it, and I later found out it's because he's already made plans for us for that weekend. When I called to tell her I couldn't go with her because I didn't know my husband planned a surprise, she said, "Oh well. I'll just see if I can find someone else to go with me." Um...OK. So, you're taking someone else out for my birthday. OK. If the situation were reversed, I would have asked if there was another day we could go. Odd.

    This morning, I sent a text to my DIL, to let her know that I'm the next in the long line of people who are getting sick from the cold/flu that's been going through their house like wildfire. When she told me they were sick, I offered to bring soup, 7-up, whatever. Her answer when I told her I was sick??? "LOL!" If I didn't like her so much, I'd be mad!

    Like I said, I'm not mad about this. I'm just puzzled.
     
  5. XUfan

    XUfan Member Of The Month May 2010 Trader Group

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    I was right. This cold is going to get worse before it gets better. I feel like crap! I cannot stop coughing (but I'm allergic to anything with DM in it, so there's not much I can do about it). Of course, today is the beginning of Hubby's 4-day weekend off! Grrr!

    I was also right about going to the grocery stores yesterday, instead of waiting until today. The back brakes on the car are going bad, and it sounds like I'm dragging a shovel around when I apply the brake. So...he's working on that, and I'm staying in the house. I've got 2 trades to put together, a rebate to fill out, and some other paperwork. I'm already bored!!
     
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  6. vickib50

    vickib50 Well-Known Member Trader Group

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    @XUfan, now THAT is something! They are the only team UT women couldn't beat under Pat Summitt.
     
  7. vickib50

    vickib50 Well-Known Member Trader Group

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    Back from Key West. Choppy seas made the trip back a nightmare. I had the worst case of motion sickness of my life and believe me, I've had some doozies in the past.
     
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  8. everprincess

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    Sitting here waiting on a customer and the UPS guy. I have a serious pounding headache. Once they get here I'm leaving. I need to go home and walk, take a quick bath and take DS to meet his father. Then I have to go shopping for some supplies for a workshop tomorrow morning. Hopefully by then this headache will be gone.
     
  9. XUfan

    XUfan Member Of The Month May 2010 Trader Group

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    She was a legend...and is truly missed!
     
  10. Jessi

    Jessi ↑ This Person ♥'s Someone With Autism Trader Group

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    So far today, took a shower and got dressed, fed DD8 breakfast. Did up those dishes, vacuumed, did a couple loads of laundry, started reading a book and watched a few shows I have on the DVR, now I am just hanging out.
     
  11. Fillies Fan

    Fillies Fan International Man of Mystery! Trader Group

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    I wish I could say the same. My solar water heater froze up last night and the emergency release opened, sending water spilling out like Niagara Falls. I had to turn off all the water to my house and, this being Saturday, Israel is closed so I could not get anyone to fix the problem. Hopefully, it will be done tomorrow morning.
     
  12. Jessi

    Jessi ↑ This Person ♥'s Someone With Autism Trader Group

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    That is not good Mr.F. I hope someone can come out tomorrow and fix it for you.
     
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  13. Fillies Fan

    Fillies Fan International Man of Mystery! Trader Group

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    There was someone at my house at 8 am to take care of the problem.
     

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