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Not much out of the ordinary going on around here. It was a crazy week at work, but nothing I can go into here. I had a busy Saturday. We started our day off as we usually do - visiting mom. She is still struggling with her cable TV. She has a hard time remembering channels. Kaitlin typed her up a guide with the channels we know she will watch the most often. I also showed her how to use her up & down channel arrows so she can just look at numerous channels to see if there is something she wants to watch. The nurses and aides help her too. After we left there, Kaleb got a haircut at Fantastic Sam's and we did our grocery shopping at Leeker's. It was double $1 coupon week. I love getting things for FREE! I also went to a Party Lite candle show yesterday afternoon. I am going to have a show - it will be a BINGO show at the Airport Hilton. Not sure how one of these works, but we reserve tables for our guests, who play bingo to win Party Lite prizes. I'll be finding out more about it soon.

Kaitlin and I went to Target this morning and picked up some necessities. We also had to go back to Leeker's to pick up a few things because she decided to make an apple pie. She's off work today, so she helped us clean house too! And of course, Corby watched KU cream Missouri!

My current book is "This Side of Heaven" by Karen Kingsbury. She is a wonderful Christian author, and I've read all her books.

I saw today where Kathleen Sebelius is Obama's pick for the Department of Health and Human Services. I think she is a great choice!Today's music is the latest 3 Doors Down CD...

And, last but not least, today's quote: "You must look within for value. You must look beyond for perspective." -- Unknown

Comments

Lenore said…
So who is going to govern Kansas then?
Linda J said…
Lt. Gov. Mark Parkinson - he's actually a Heights graduate!
Anonymous said…
Would you let me know the next time Leeker's plans to have double coupons? Maybe I can take advantage. ~ Anne
Linda J said…
I'll let you know Anne. I put a sticky note on my computer so I don't forget!

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