Tuesday, February 16, 2010

OIL ANYONE?

My gorgeous ROXY (Toyota Highlander) has to go to the doctor today. She got recalled for a potential problem with an oil hose. She is also going to have her 6 monthly checkup. I'm sure it will all go fine.


While she's at the doctors I will have to walk the streets! As the Garage is not too far from shops, I don't think that will be a problem, do YOU? lol

Last night I started work on a doll... no idea what I'm doing... just making it up as I go.. kinda normal that!

ONWARD....

While Roxy was being tended to, I wandered down to the nearest shops.. and passed a BB's Coffee Shop... as I hadn't had breakfast (well actually I never do!).... I stopped and had morning tea.. a diet coke (what else?) and a bacon, cheese and onion scone. OMG that scone was TO DIE FOR! I was so, so tempted to buy a couple more for my lunch... but I resisted as they were soooo stodgy and laden with carbs. *sigh* Score 1 for the day I suppose.

So, as a consequence I didn't do any shopping. I read the paper, drank me diet coke and savoured my scone.

Home now, got to do a bit of housework... Yaaa friggin ya... and then do some sewing I think....

End of Day: it's been the most stinking hot/damp/muggy evenings in ages! I dread going to bed... last night it took me hours to get to sleep. Since I stopped taking the sleeping pills and the HRT I have started to suffer again. Pffffffft. Luckily I'm going to see the Dr on Thursday. nite nite.

12 comments:

  1. Oh the horror shopping! Gee hope they dont take too long with the car CARRYING shopping a long way is the pits!!!

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  2. Hi
    I have to tell you that your ducks are too cute! You should definitely sell them and then you could do way more shopping ;-)
    Dominique x

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  3. Have a happy morning shopping :-)

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  4. If it's not us it's our cars that have to go to the doctor. Sounds like you have good plans for while you wait.

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  5. Roxy is a cutie!

    Hope you find lots at the shops! :)

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  6. Glad it's only a mandatory recall. I love your Roxy too!

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  7. Nice car. I have to take mine in for it's 1000 mile check up. I can't believe it already has 1000 miles on it..oh well.

    You should show us pics of your doll. I can't wait to see it. I should learn how to sew...hhmm..have a happy happy day..xoxo

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  8. Interesting that Stew takes Metformin...have you ever asked your doctor about taking it for weight loss? The reason I ask is that it's what my doctor put me on to help kick my metabolism in gear. It has made a HUGE difference for me. My doc told me that it is usually used to help regulate blood sugar, but if there isn't a blood sugar issue, it will help with metabolism...it's worth talking to your doc. about.

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  9. sounds lovely hope roxy is all well!!

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  10. Oh darn, you had to go shopping :-) I wish my repair shop was in a good shopping area. Hope you had fun.
    jj

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  11. That scone does sound lovely!
    I'm about to sell my beloved car, as it doesn't make sense to have two cars and mine is the impracticle[SP?] family car :o/

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  12. Glad you found a way to enjoy yourself while running errands. Sorry to hear about the sleep issues, I know how you feel...

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