Wow, the year is almost half over! Where does the time go?
My review of the month, thanks to Katie the scrapbook lady.......
What books and/or magazines did I read this month?
Ummmm none! Well, I did get to look through SOME magazines, but didn't do a lot of reading.
What movies and/or tv shows did I watch this month?
Season finaly (sp) of Grey's...OMG!!!!!!!!!! and NCIS OMG again!!!!!!
What special days did I celebrate and how?
We surprised my mom for her birthday!!! What fun!! We surprised her by showing up early and she was so surprised and delighted!
We also went to the Memorial Day services in Brewster where my brother, grandparents and uncle are buried. The services were wonderful and very moving. It was Jim's first time being there for it and he was impressed!
What gifts did I give and/or receive?
We had our belated Christmas celebration/gift exchange while at my parents house last week. May was also Mother's Day and I got calls from my daughter Jamie, and 3 of the 4 step kids along with the grandkids! That was fun! Jim took me out for dinner and also got me a trellis for my Joesph's Coat rose
What illnesses or health concerns did I have?
Just pain from the accident. Whiplash is now being felt ugggg although my lower back is feeling much much better from the PT!!
What fun things did I do with my friends and/or family?
Oh my gosh so many fun things this month!!! We surprised my mom for her birthday and celerated that. I made a cske and the kids helped me with it *L* We had a couple of BBQ's at my parents house while we were there and got to see a lot of family and new family members (along with some old ones we didn't care to see *L*) We also went to Old Town in Burlington to watch my neice Mal, dance!! That was SO MUCH fun!!!!!! I got to see my cousin Tina who I miss tremdously and see my old friend Trish (really Trisa..but I always call her Trish! *L*) and meet her DH and kiddos! They are sooo cute!!! I was tickled that she came over and surprised me!! And the kids all ahd fun playing together.
Jim and I also worked at the fair this year and we watched the hypnotist show and got to see the Phat Cat Swingers for the first time and see the Doo Wah Riders a couple more times! Fun stuff!
What new foods, recipes or restaurants did I try this month?
Butterfly cafe was new....my first time and hoepfully my LAST! *L* I have never had to wait an hour for breakfast and have it be so....ummmm unimpressive!
What special or unusual purchases did I make?
Of course we got gifts for mom and dad (early Father's Day) and picked up a couple of Christmas gifts at the fair. And while visiting we got a few odds and ends for the grandkids. Oh and Jim got me an adorable birdbath at Old Town in Burlington!! He painted it when we got home and it is awesome!!! Pics coming soon!
What were this month's disappointments?
The only really disappointing thing was saying goodbye to family. Because who knows when we will see them again. With the gas prices climbing like they are travel is going to become a luxery. :(
What were my accomplishments this month?
I won Best Of Show at the fair!!! Seeing 4 of the 6 grandkids and getting to send several days with Jon, Kayden and mom and dad and seeing family I haven't seen for a couple years!
Anything else noteworthy to record?
I'm sure there is but I am not recalling it right now! *L*
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