Someone lost 6 pounds in 1 day

I’ve been running errands all day and finally got a chance to sit down and chill out for a hot minute.

Last night Mike & I had a conversation that went like this;

Mike: Pookie need’s a fur cut. Look at her!
Me: I know but she’s so old, I worry about leaving her there for a long time.
Mike: She’s not getting any younger and her fur’s still growing.

Good point, Mike.  So I dropped Pook off at Petsmart this morning.

When she was younger I never had a problem dropping her off for a few hours, but now that’s she’s so old I worry about her.  <– First world problem right there.

Before:

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I drowned my stupid worries in a Starbucks Double Shot with classic & soy.

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It’s very rare for someone to spell my name right, but this guy butchered it.

What the heck’s a Jackquim?  lol

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My next stop was the grocery store for my little elderly lady.

Gosh I just love her! 

I thought it’d be fun to post her usual grocery list because I get a kick out of it.

  • 2 quarts of 2% milk  (this size is easier for her to lift)
  • 2-3 avocados
  • 1 loaf of bread
  • 1 box of frozen pancakes
  • 2 boxes of multi-grain Cheerios (because these are sweeter than the regular)
  • 1 box of Special K Red Berries
  • 1 6 pack of Heath Klondike Bars
  • 3 packages of Pepperidge Farms cookies (“to keep her weight up”)
  • 4 T.V dinners, usually Sesame Chicken & Escalloped Chicken but her new fav is mac & cheese.
  • Fresh strawberries, raspberries or bananas.

There’s a few other things she rotates but these are the basics for 1 week.

Whatever this sweet little lady wants, she get’s.  I never tell her what she “should” have or substitute anything she chooses.  Ex: I wouldn’t get her skim milk when she requests 2%.  I’d never want to take this simple freedom away from her.

When I take her groceries over, I usually hang out with her & Julie (her cute little dog) for about an hour or so.

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She’s always got the coolest stories and pictures to show me.  We never run out of stuff to talk about. 

On my way home I stopped at Fresh & Easy for a few things.  And thought about going to check on Pook.  I figured if she wasn’t ready yet, I’d get her all excited. 

So I went home, took Bam outside and had another small lunch.  Fried egg with cream cheese on a sourdough english muffin.  Rocked my face off btw.

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Soon enough I got a call my girl was ready!!

Look ma, I lost 6 pounds in 1 day.

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Oops never mind, I’m still fat.

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And our coffee came in the mail today.  We were about to have a full blown crisis over here.  I used the last of our stash this morning.  God forbid that ever happen.

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We dig Fabiano’s Coffee so much, we order 5 pounds of whole bean French Vanilla about every 3 weeks and have it shipped.  It’s worth every penny.

Mike just got home from work.  He’s work truck broke down and the loaner doesn’t have a working A/C so he’s hot tired and grumpy.  I like to refer to him as Eeyore.

I better go find something cold to feed that boy.

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One Comment on “Someone lost 6 pounds in 1 day

  1. Why is pook so presh?! Cutie patootie. Oh and btw, I love the hot pink shoes!

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