MIA

by Amanda on November 12, 2008

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Sorry for being MIA this last week everyone, but it’s been a strange time. I found out on Wednesday that my grandmother died while out with her senior friends seeing Wicked. It was a shock to everyone since she’s been doing well and it was so sudden. So, I’ve been busy with family things and such.

I did managed to do the Sears Tower Climb on Sunday morning. My time wasn’t fantastic, but I finished and that was my goal. Here is a picture of our team from the bank.  I raised $385 to donate to cancer research, so it was for a good cause!

I’m not sure I’ll ever climb those stairs ever again, but it was a good experience. I was impressed by all the firemen wearing full gear and doing it. I want to move to those towns!

I do have some knitting updates, like I’m almost done with the Basic Cardi, but those will have to wait for another day….hopefully tomorrow!

{ 5 comments }

jess November 12, 2008 at 10:31 am

I’m sorry to hear about your grandmother! 🙁
congratulations on the sears tower climb. hope you and Yoda are well.

robin November 12, 2008 at 3:25 pm

I’m very sorry to hear about your grandmother.
Congrats on the Sears Tower climb – Jim did that one year and it sounded tough! I don’t know if I could finish or not!

Becky in Iowa :O) November 12, 2008 at 9:36 pm

Sorry to hear about your grandma hun. {{{{{{{Hugs}}}}}}}

Lundie November 13, 2008 at 4:34 pm

So sorry about your Grandmother.
((hugs))
Lundie

Susan B. November 14, 2008 at 9:41 pm

Amanda, I’m so sorry to hear about your Grandmother. What a shock! Like the others, there are lots of thoughts, prayers, & hugs cosmically coming your way.
And a congrats on the Tower climb! Sounds pretty tough! 😛

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