January 1, 2010
Let the new year begin. Another month . . . another batch. We left Hobbs, New Mexico at 7:40 a.m. after packing up all of our Christmas presents at our daughter's house and rearranging the luggage we'd packed at the hotel. We stopped for a quick breakfast sandwich at Sonic's drive-up for our son and my husband turned off the car's engine. The battery was deader than a doornail when he attempted to start it. Thank you, JESUS, for Auto Zone; a battery and two wrenches for the sweet price of $170. We arrived home at 9:00 p.m..