Today I found myself giving several gifts. 1. My intended gift was to take my husband and son to see the local Memorial Day Parade and to give our respect and honor to all men and women, past and…Continue
We had to take Gusto back to the vet today for a checkup and got the bad news that he is considered "hospice" at this point due to his kidney disease. I worked from home today because I wanted to see if he was eating and drinking normally. There isn't any change to his condition, but he certainly won't get any better from here. My gift today was that I took Dottie on an extra long walk and let her explore the neighborhood a little. She enjoyed it and it was good for me to get out of the…Continue
I was tired when I picked the boys up today. Mondays have been especially difficult the past few months due to some staff shortages, so I'm really done by the end of the day. I picked up the boys and immediately heard from Jack how we had not gone to 7-Eleven on Friday to get Slurpees. I reminded him that we actually went to Toys R Us on Friday and he got a toy to celebrate his report card. Although going to 7-Eleven meant making a U-Turn and hauling the baby seat in with me, I gave in…Continue
Today we went over to my sister-in-law's to celebrate her birthday (along with my husband, her twin's). We brought some vegetables (because my husband and I are dieting) and a giftcard for my SIL. We brought the dog and had a nice day with the family.
On my way in to the grocery store, I noticed a man collecting money for a veteran's organization. When I finished my shopping, I got $10 cash back and dropped it in the collection box on my way out.