We have a local pub running club that runs on Tuesdays...last week's run garnered 1700 runners in one night. It's a 5K course through downtown, and generally it's a lot of fun. Summer is usually a busier time than any other time--it's warm, peo... Read more
There's a website, www.flylady.net . There's a mission every day to tackle the cleaning of some aspect of your house. You can get reminders on Facebook or in email, and you get an overview early in the week of the week to come. ... Read more
Three more days. I have conferences all day tomorrow, but have about 3 hours during which I can work in my room with no families...I have a lot to put away, and in that I have to dress up, and it'll be 200 degrees in my room (no AC!), I can't g... Read more
10 days until I can start thinking about me for two months.
10 days till I can sleep in.
10 days till I can do things I *want* to do.
10 days till I can cook when I'm ready, not stuff it all into one day.
10 days till I can... Read more
I started having organic produce delivered 2x a month through door to door organics out of Longmont (www.doortodoororganics.com). Our school is using it as a fundraiser (a certain percentage goes back to our school) but I'm using it as an excus... Read more
I took yesterday for myself. I went out to breakfast with my mother, I got my nails done, I took a nap, and I went to a friend's house for a Lia Sophia party.
Today is Work Day. I started laundry and the dishwasher, and I'll put away al... Read more
Two pounds and I have been fighting a battle the past several weeks.
And they come back.
And they leave, taking another one or two with them.
And they come back.
And today, they left again. And I really ho... Read more
oh how I've waited so very patiently for you...
Spring Break is usually a time for teachers to relax, recharge, and re-organize for the last quarter of school. I'm going to do some of that...and some work. I have family conferences the da... Read more
Just a quick update before I get to work on school stuff. I took an hour or so to just be me and set up Hulu+ on my Wii and get a little caught up on Bones...
Eating is going fairly well. I was good girl and got rid of all the girl scout ... Read more
Eating well is going well, and I'm still cooking every couple of days so that I have good food to eat. Upside--I get to eat good food. Downside, tiring of leftovers, so I cook every weekend and keep half the left overs i... Read more
Today I ran the Super Half-Marathon and 5K. I did the 5K part :) It was COLD. But it was a really fun race. You can watch videos and such at www.pikespeaksports.us. Somewhere in there are a couple shots of me running...every time I saw Tim ... Read more
Oh how I love snow days. We were deemed worthy of a snow day yesterday and I was SO very thankful. I got a lot of work done and am learning to use Study Island for extra practice and extension. I graded my mid-term assessments for math and wa... Read more
It's been a Monday.
I woke up on time, but didn't get out of bed till 45 minutes later. It took a lot of effort to get out of bed. I mean a LOT of effort.
Nothing I put on looked right with the pants that fit comfortably again (YAY... Read more
I made a couple of things today.
1. I made the Turkey Sausage and Bean Stew from the SP Cookbook. It was lovely! I switched out the turkey sausage for tofurkey sausage and it came out really well.
2. Vegan Mac and Cheese from the... Read more
Let's play a game of successes and challenges, kids!
1. I am being more mindful of what I eat.
a. 99% of the time, I am staying on plan, eating the way I ought to, not
This is signifi... Read more