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Early July '09 Camping Trip - This is where I'm getting back to.





Starting as nubs on the side of the cactus, these bloom 2-3 weeks later, for ONE day.



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Retaking Me

I'm a second grade teacher now. Yup. Me. Don't know who thought me teaching small people was a good idea but...okaaaaay.
I'm struggling. I have a lot of support - volunteers, donations, supportive and helpful colleagues and boss. Still struggling. Primary is so out of my depth.
I'm still single-momming it with the 10 year old 12 days out of every 14 while hubby work 150 miles away and stays down there most of the time. He's getting more burned out. I'm getting more burned ...
I'm a second grade teacher now. Yup. Me. Don't know who thought me teaching small people was a good idea but...okaaaaay.
I'm struggling. I have a lot of support - volunteers, donations, supportive and helpful colleagues and boss. Still struggling. Primary is so out of my depth.
I'm still single-momming it with the 10 year old 12 days out of every 14 while hubby work 150 miles away and stays down there most of the time. He's getting more burned out. I'm getting more burned out. The hypothyroid (and connected stuffs) got far worse after the concussion a couple of years ago but, due to the nature of those symptoms, I didn't notice.
Struggling with the symptoms, the stress they cause, which makes the symptoms worse..

Somehow I've lost a little weight lately . I have no idea how.
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Member Since: 3/31/2008

SparkPoints: 58,919

Fitness Minutes: 59,182

My Goals:
Color Run benefiting my daughter's school in October!

Feel like whatever this "single mom during the week" situation asks of me, I can handle it!

Mental Health: Feel strong in my relationships and have more of them again.

My Program:
Consistent exercise and water.

Fiber up. Salt down.


Fit regular strength exercise back into my life.

Make time to do things with the hubby when he's here that do not just involve property maintenance. Take him (and his beloved camera) hiking. Go mini-golphing as a family.

Personal Information:
What I do is not always what I am. I AM a teacher.


Other Information:
5 Half Marathons complete.
1 Marathon complete.

Building lifelong habits still a work in progress.

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MMARTIAN
10/5/2014 12:52:36 AM

Thank you so much for the gnomie. Back on track... Again. 😊



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OSTERA15
8/14/2014 8:14:03 PM

Thanks for the note Franc! I'm not really active here anymore. I'm trying not to spend as much time on all the various social media and like sites. I check out FB and I log my food on a phone app but that's about it. :)



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MIZ-FENTON
5/29/2014 12:03:40 PM

Stopping by to wish you a happy wonderful day!!!

Hugs~ Raven

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MIZ-FENTON
1/13/2014 1:39:38 PM

Hope you have a wonderful day!!!

make good choices and get some fitness mins in :) :)

Hugs Raven



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MIZ-FENTON
1/7/2014 11:28:48 AM

Each day we realize what is important.. but sometimes we overlook ourselves...
Best thing we can do is look in the mirror each day and say.. " I am important.. each and every day"~ Because we are.. we just need to remind ourselves...

Hugs~ Raven



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