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The joys of hard work. Aka exhausted
Monday, November 07, 2011      1 comments

so I started another day scrubbing floors, clearing paths, shopping, and planning. Ended up getting pulled for making an illegal u turn because I was lost, stressed, etc. Can't remember when I last had a ticket. The officer was very kind but sti... Read more
Can I tell you how upset I am?
Sunday, November 06, 2011      7 comments

I'm helping an aging relative with setting up house keeping, home care. I'm beyond shocked at how bad things have gotten. Just called my daughters in tears because I'm so tired and overwhelmed from driving here for nine hours and then cleaning f... Read more
dragging myself back on track-with a smile
Thursday, November 03, 2011      0 comments

I jogged 3 yesterday for the first time in what, a week? So stressful day and then basically hit the wall in the afternoon. As things worked out, YAY, I was able to finish the day watching Restaurant Impossible and designing a new scarf knitting... Read more
If it is good enough
Monday, October 31, 2011      2 comments

Here I go again with yet another virus. This time I'm pretty determined to keep moving. I do smell chicken soup bubbling downstairs. What a husband! So, the best exercise I've had since mowing last week is just little walks. Glad I'm back in the... Read more
getting chilly here, mowed big time, create!
Friday, October 28, 2011      0 comments

walked the dogs the short walk and then mowed the lower acre and side yard for 2.5 hours. I love to mulch the leaves in instead of raking them. Well, maybe it would be more truthful to say I would rather do anything besides raking leaves. So I l... Read more
getting back into the swing of things. Has any one tried the new cookbook?
Thursday, October 27, 2011      6 comments

Jogged 2.4 this morning. It was a slow return. I probably could have walked faster. Worked all day and felt fabulous. DH is still moving kind of slow. He just asked about a high protein diet as in what would one eat. Hmmm. Wonder what he is thin... Read more
Hanging our happiness on something real. Oncology appointment
Wednesday, October 26, 2011      3 comments

today did my same little stroll with the poochies. THEN I spent pretty much the next 3 hours with a dear friend that is switching from Duke to our oncologist. It was a wonderful appointment as oncologists go. It will just be so much easier on he... Read more
Better but not well. Aching to exercise
Tuesday, October 25, 2011      3 comments

Never thought I would miss exercising this much. I'm ready to sprint and sweat! Did work all day today but spent most of my time in my chair working on inventory. One of my employees told me her doctor recommended gargling with Listerine b... Read more
stinky cold BUT I won a first place at the State Fair!!
Monday, October 24, 2011      4 comments

Did I already write that? I won a first and a second for some of my knitting. What fun for me. Unfortunately, because of this virus I never got to see them on display. Bless my dds and cousins, they sent me pictures. Up late this morning.... Read more
still chugging through this cold
Saturday, October 22, 2011      1 comments

the best thing about a cold is knowing it won't last forever. SOOOOOOO ready to be well. Hate that I have to miss service tomorrow. May just listen to one online. Went a bit over my calories but I know that once I'm on the trail again I will be... Read more
Life has a way of changing my plans
Friday, October 21, 2011      4 comments

So the plan was to hit the green way in a big active way today. Then dh, who went to bed sick, also woke up sick. I went in to work for him but really already knew I was in trouble. Thankfully a dear part time employee came in to help the other ... Read more
tomorrow I have a plan
Thursday, October 20, 2011      3 comments

tomorrow I plan to run and bike and walk and make up for being less active. I love to move so I plan to move move move... Read more
sleep is wonderful!
Tuesday, October 18, 2011      1 comments

So, after napping yesterday, I still went to sleep at 9:30 and slept like a log. When I got up this morning dh recommended I take another day "off" and just walk the poochies instead of running. Well, I know he means well so I agreed even though... Read more
slam, bam, into the wall
Monday, October 17, 2011      4 comments

After such an active day yesterday, I ended up not being able to sleep. Didn't help that I had a very technical project at work that took hours today. I sat there chugging through the intricate tedium with tears in my eyes and nose running. Pret... Read more
what I learned from pecan pie
Sunday, October 16, 2011      5 comments

Yesterday came home from work and dh had made steak, mushrooms, new potatoes, salad, french bread and pecan pie.........well, the pie was made by Mrs. Smith, but he did cook it. I had just a couple of bites of the steak, enjoyed the rest of the ... Read more

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