Penny Sale and Raffle. Theme change. Sandy Hiner.

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Cathy, Mary, Cheryl, Peg, and Chris handling raffle process

The Women’s Club Penny Sale & Raffle started this morning at 9:00 and ran until around 1:00 this afternoon. This is an annual event, where residents contribute items to be raffled. Attendees can purchase groups of blind raffle tickets and place one ticket (or more)┬áin a container in front of each item they want to bid on. The drawn ticket wins the item for the holder. There was a separate 50/50 raffle event, won by John Koch in the amount of $71. In that event half the proceeds from ticket sales for the event went to the winner. Continue reading Penny Sale and Raffle. Theme change. Sandy Hiner.

Christmas Bazaar. Breakfast at Denny’s. Verizon Cloud.

Salted Caramel and Banana Cream Pancake Breakfast at Denny’s

Our Saturday breakfast out was at Denny’s this morning. I did not want to travel far since Elaine had to be back at Royal Palm for the Bazaar by 9:00. Elaine ordered her regular oatmeal, while I had the new Salted Caramel and Banana Cream Pancake Breakfast. It was a Wow dish, as you can see by the photo at the left. I could not finish it, but it was sweet and delicious. Continue reading Christmas Bazaar. Breakfast at Denny’s. Verizon Cloud.

Back in the turmoil. Setting up kitchen.

A view of the range and refrigerator area showing our temporary counter and new cabinets

We got back into activity quickly, or at least Elaine did. Immediately that we returned she had a sign project to do for an upcoming bazaar this Saturday. Yesterday she started unpacking kitchen stuff, at least enough for us to start living in our new kitchen for the next few days. You see, while our new cabinets are installed, our new countertops won’t be installed until next Tuesday! Marv did his work on schedule, but the company doing the countertops was slow in getting here to make the templates and then it will take 7-10 days to produce and install the countertops! Continue reading Back in the turmoil. Setting up kitchen.

Women’s Club. Errands. HostGator.

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Women’s Club meeting today

Elaine attended the Royal Palm Women’s Club meeting this morning and came back with notes for me to include in the upcoming newsletter. The Club is planning for their Annual Christmas Bazaar, and we will be back in time for it. The Women’s Club meets twice a month from October through May. Continue reading Women’s Club. Errands. HostGator.