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I did it...now I feel sick

Wednesday, January 06, 2010

I did it. I just email the university inquiring about the RD program there. I feel sick. I hope I don't come off like a complete dolt in the email...with all my questions about prerequisites. I mentions " 'an online' communtiy sparking my passion for nutirtion and helping people." - that's a direct quote.

OMG - I have to go to work. Trying to breathe.

I'm tearing up....WTF is wrong with me? It's that first step...leap....flight...whatever. like falling in love all over again. Please God, please let this work out. please please please

Trying to breathe.....hoooooo haaaaa hooooo haaaaa

breaaaathee!!!!!

  
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FORTYANDFAB1 1/10/2010 1:34AM

    emoticonYou would make a great RN. You seem to have the personality to make your patience for get about there problems. Good Luck , my prayers are with you. you will be graduating before u know it.

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HEALTH4LYFE 1/6/2010 10:23PM

    Looking forward to hearing what happens. And BREATHE, you sent an e-mail with an inquiry! It should be fine.

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IAMLION 1/6/2010 10:11PM

    oh no, canned message! that sucked huh? you mean you have to wait that long? that seems a bit cruel after all that work you put into your email. hehehe ok, I 'm done teasing you.
That is awesome, you hit the send and you're on your way, well after the 11th. hehehe, couldn't help myself!
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ANNIEONLI 1/6/2010 4:37PM

    Thanks everyone! I ran into work and my coworker looked at me like "hmmmmm, what's going on?" She doesn't know anything yet. Let's just say I was a bit flushed like...well, whatever...you know emoticon

Well...anywhooooo...I got back and there was an email in my Inbox from the woman I emailed...SO Excited!!!! Only to open a canned message "i will be returning to the office on January 11th"....UGH!!! What a downer!! Well, like everything in life, there is NO instant gratification whenever you really want anything awesome! emoticon

Can't wait for Monday!

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TASOGAREBAN 1/6/2010 2:00PM

    LOL all you did was send an email! Calm down, I'm sure you'll get a response and all your questions will be answered. After all, it's a university. You need to know all the details before deciding that this is the right course and they have to understand that. That and they probably WANT you to apply and get enrolled and all because that's how they make their money, LOL! You'll be fine, you're doing GREAT. :)

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OAKBORN 1/6/2010 1:54PM

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You did the right thing and I'm sure you sounded just fine!

You did the right thing for YOU! And that is OKAY!

Did you see the mom on biggest loser last night... tiny little gal on the show with her son... Jillian first asked said, "I bet you have always put everyone before yourself" and then got into her face and yelled, "Are you ready?" and she yelled back, "YES! I AM READY!"

Hang in there... you have us!
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PRINCESSMANDIE 1/6/2010 1:51PM

    It'll be ok, I'm sure you didn't sound like an idiot and it will all work out for you. I must add that you're blog made me laugh and made my day just a little bit brighter after the horrible day I was having. Read my blog if you want a laugh cause I'm sure it's funny to someone lol.

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KGELDOF 1/6/2010 1:51PM

    Congratz on hitting send! Crossing my fingers for you!

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Food tracking

Wednesday, January 06, 2010

I was surfing yesterday...QUIET lurking and PEEKING if you will...& not on my friends pages, just so's you know.

This is what I saw:

- no food tracking at all

- wacky foods tracked for DAAAAYS on end....ie. a donut does not contistute a healthy meal (I kid you not)

- half-day tracking....doing good then - bam - nothing. Dinner DOES count, if you ate it track it, even though you might have killed your good day



Ok - I'm sure I can list mooooore, but that was the gist of it.

Do yourself a favor if you are stuck and not going anywhere on the ticker....track your food...every bite counts when you want to LOSE weight. I know it's tedious and some people might not even have access to a computer or SPARK after every meal - even so, right it down & log it later; trust me, tracking gets better and faster the more you do it. I'm maintaining and I STILL track to stay on the right path.

Ok...that's all...just an observation.

  
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IAMLION 1/6/2010 10:04PM

    I've been tracking good for the last three days now emoticon and HEY that donut that I had yesterday did not push me over my calories either so it was fine. See our newest member of our office wanted to bring donuts to be nice and she didn't know that pretty much all of us were getting back to diets, etc... anyway I couldn't not eat a donut like most of the others b/c she felt bad that she brought donuts and we were dieting(another co-worker filled her in on our office diet decision) so see I had to eat the donut. I ONLY ate one, I promise! Check my tracker, it's there and I am so proud of myself for staying in my cals. I was good, right? yeah, I was, hmmmm... hehehe it was tasty! emoticon

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TASOGAREBAN 1/6/2010 10:21AM

    Yeah I'm guilty of that too, the half-day tracking, LOL. Usually because I'm always around my computer during the day but once I get home it's just a hassle to go to my comp to try to log it. That and if I make it or heat it up I know how many calories it is. Anyone else in the house makes it or if we order out, I'm at a loss for calorie counting. But I am trying especially this new year. I have to get on it!

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OAKBORN 1/6/2010 9:18AM

    I've been sooooooo guilty of this too much in the past year. Too many no-count days, which are fine every once in awhile... but assiduous tracking is it sistah! You are so right!

It's so easy to play mental games with ourselves and think we are being slick!

BTW, forgot my pedo today, but I will hit TM tonight to make up for it!

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JOHNMARTINMILES 1/6/2010 7:43AM

    It seems that a lot of people subscribe to one of two theories. the first is that if you don't write it down, it didn't happen therefore not tracking food means weight loss. The other theory is that one should post up to his or her calorie range each day and then stop.

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Decisions...decisions...decisions...

Sunday, January 03, 2010

Hmmmm...do I do it?...or do I not?...THAT is the question

This can be for many many things in our life...for example: eat the crapfood that will most likely make me feel like crap OR choose something more healthy and not feel like crap....stay inside or go have fun in the snow....don't work out and feel like garbage or workout and feel wonderful.

When placed in front of you like that, the choices seems very simple.

And then there are other decisions that are even MORE life changing than the whole healthy lifestyle thing. Some ask: have another baby? or buy a house now or should we wait it out? or what should we do with 'so and so' when they get older? or what will my next career be?

So there is the rub....my decision on what to do...What will my next career be? It looks like my father is finally going to retire from his solo dental practice (that I run) and that will leave me, after 10 years, looking for a new gig. I've been there for 20 years (only 10 of which has been full time) so in essence, I am finally retiring too! LoL It's been a good ride...I've helped a lot of people, my staff is my extended family, but I can tell that I am done as well. I think 2010 is going to be a major year of decisions for me. My youngest will be in a pre-school program in September - the last before he hits Kindergarten. It seems like it's finally a time for mommy to get her groove on again....the question at hand is at WHAT?

I have been kicking around this idea for a while... Registered Dietician. It's really because of Sparkpeople that I've come to this career choice. The other is that I can take my dental knowledge and educate people on that front as well. But the reality of it all is this: I have to go back to school...and the course that I have found and am looking at is ALL online and I have pre-requisites to do in order to even enroll in the course...if they even accept me. I like the on-line aspect of it all. I can probably work part-time on the weekends for extra money and do the coursework too without really killing the family aspect of things, and I know that instead of tv watching, I'll be studying...I was good at that a long time ago, I'll be rusty though. It'll be my new job.

Why am I blogging about this? Well, it helps me sort things out when hubby doesn't want to even talk about it. He can be a killjoy of any idea I throw out there sometimes. God forbid my attention isn't on the family or us. He's done it before and I've mentioned it to him about how it makes me feel - he's apologized for it too, but right now, I have to decide on my course of action before I attack a conversation with him. He's worried about how we would pay for it. The online course at the university offers in-state rates for the online degree course, so I think it's a win-win situation for us on that point. Then there are student loans... something I think I'd look into for sure.

Anyway...with pre-requisites and then a 2 year course, I'm probably looking at 3 full years of schoolling and then being rewarded with a Masters degree in Nutrition and a Registered Dietician as well. There HAS to be some job out there for me with that...right? A perky people person who has all the right stuff to help people help themselves. I'd hire me.

Anyway...that is what is on my mind at the moment.

Geez...you'd think after the holidaze and New Year, I'd blog about what I did and how much fun we had sledding with friends. Yes, the minibreak upstate was fun...very fun, but sometimes other things weigh on our minds more than writing about minibreaks and our resolutions for the new year.

Here's my resolution: figure out what I'm going to do next...no pressure emoticon

emoticon Look at me - having a mini-mid-life crisis! emoticon
I'll figure it out...heck, I did Sparkpeople one step at a time...time to tackle this same situation: one step at a time with my eye on the prize.
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OAKBORN 1/5/2010 3:53PM

    Honey, I'm so excited for you! You can do it! You've been around tons of med stuff working with your dad all these years... but now it's really YOUR turn to find YOUR thing!

Hugs from MO!

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ANNIEONLI 1/5/2010 8:46AM

    Wow everyone! Thanks so much for the support here! Here's an update: I told hubby about my father's retirement date being set for Aug 31 of this year....and that I wanted to go back to school. Of course he flipped...he doesn't like change. We have a good life right now, flexible, comfortable...but hey, we knew it was going to end eventually. After a little bit of time alone, he came back and just said what I wrote above. He's supportive and wants me to succeed & I can do whatever I want...it's just that he was not ready for change. I'm embracing this like I embraced when I was pregnant (all 3 times) - each change opens a new door, it's what you do with it that counts.

So bring on Bio and Chem 101 and all the prerequisite classes...this girl is going back to school!

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DWEXCEL 1/5/2010 7:13AM

    Good Morning Anne!

Boy, can I relate...on your 2 fronts.

First, I think you already know what my husband is like. And while he really is sweet and kind most of the time, the ones I always seem to focus on, and can't get out of my mind, are the times when he is not. Oh I guess it must be a man thing!

2ndly, I lost my job after 26 years in the business back in 2007. I had been in the mortgage business, and had spent 11 years with my last company. Because of all the downturns in the business, our company decided to close our branch. While I honestly had been looking for it to happen for over 2 years, when it finally did happen, it was a sudden thing.

I tried not working for a while, and soon discovered that I was too young to be totally retired, and I missed having my own money.

I have been blessed to find a job, with much less stress and aggravation, that I absolutely love, and I get to work 6 months, and be off 6 months, to allow me to still be able to go to Florida with my totally retired husband. And I've picked up a little, fun, part time job here, as well.

So girlfriend, you will find the perfect thing for you too. It sounds like you've already done lots of thinking and soul searching. And whatever you decide, I know you will be great at it, because you are so great with all of us here. And a Registered Dietician, sounds exactly like you. One of my friends here decided to go back to school to refresh her RN that she had left years ago. She's 51, and this is working out great for her. So going back to school can be done, and the financing can be figured out. Believe me, he will miss your income, at first, so in the long run, everything will balance itself out.

Good luck, with whatever you do, because I know you will be great at anything!

Love ya,
Donna

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IAMLION 1/4/2010 9:28PM

    Well look at you starting a whole new career and stuff! Way to go! Well, here goes my two cents.... go with your heart and do what is going to make you happy emoticon Whatever you decide I know you will do a great job and be a huge success!!!!

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OAKBORN 1/4/2010 10:17AM

    Because of the stoopid firewalls that the State puts up... I can reply to your blogs and read them, but I can't get to your SparkPage... so I'll leave you a message here...

How's about we (just for the fun of it) each start walking from our respective homes and meet somewhere in the middle?

It might be fun! It's 1131 miles from Columbia MO to Long Island NY...

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OAKBORN 1/4/2010 10:07AM

    I wish you the best on this journey my friend... and I understand the scariness of it! I went back to Nursing School in 2001 at the age of 36. I had my prereqs done, but still, going back is huge.

I am looking seriously at an RD too. Just trying to find the time and the money are my big barriers. Could you see us supporting one another in school like we have in weight loss?!

Get started in community college and get your base credits in (just make sure they will transfer to the University of your choice!).

You can do this! And remember whether you do it or not, you will still be getting older, fill that time with something you will be proud of!

All the best as always! New year! New Adventures... REALLY WONDERFUL adventures!

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TASOGAREBAN 1/4/2010 8:00AM

    I say go for it. If I had the time, the money and the absolute conviction of wanting to do something like that, I would do it. Because you know, people WILL hire you. You just have to put yourself out there. But definitely with all the research, you really have to know what you're getting yourself into but registered dietician (and nutritionist, for me) were always two things I wanted to do. You've actually accomplished what you wanted to accomplish and learned the basic living side of it to share with other people, to convince other people that if you can do it, they can do it too. Not many dieticians can say they've been through the struggle, only the schooling. You bring more to the table just because of that. People will see you the way they see themselves, as someone very human who had a go of it they way they'll have to or have been doing. It appeals to more people if you've been through the journey yourself.

I say you go for it. What do you really have to lose??

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MKPQ51 1/3/2010 8:00PM

    Hey, what CUBANJELLY's comment sounds really good! Check it out!

You're so right to research your options. There are a lot decisions to be made before you take the plunge; be sure to check out the pay scale compared to the loan? I have a lot of friends who found out their career choice didn't give them what they needed financially; they should have done a bit more research before they entered the program. (Don't get me wrong,doing what you like is important too; but, you're going to be working to help your family. Going into a field that doesn't pay well may hinder more than help.--And, by the way, I have no idea how well dieticians get paid or how the career field is either.)

As far as your decisions go, I know you'll do your homework; so, no matter what you decide to do, you'll do well. Ask your dad and others for their thoughts. Your personality is most certainly an asset!

MommaKat




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JENSHAWN 1/3/2010 7:54PM

    With your "peppy" attitude you would be a great dietician. I bet you could get someone to eat a whole plate of SPINACH!

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SUCHAHOOT 1/3/2010 7:42PM

    I'd hire ya in a heartbeat! Go for it or anything else you're pondering!

Change is GOOD! Keeps us growing.

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CUBANJELLY 1/3/2010 5:59PM

    I just hired a nutritionist. Online. She's in Canada and I'm in Florida - she's amazing. We talk on the phone and e-mail all the time. I've lost tons of inches and I'm so much more knowledgeable about clean eating than I'd ever thought I could be. You could so do something online even before 3 years of schooling. Look into it, you're worth it. Changes are scarry, but so many times worth it. Good luck.

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CARRAND 1/3/2010 5:53PM

    I think dietician sounds like a great choice. You can do a lot to help people. I love public contact because everyone has a story to tell. The on-line course sounds good, too, since you have a young child. I say go for it!

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ANNIEONLI 1/3/2010 5:50PM

    So right about doing research...it's what I've been doing since I posted this. I'm learning A LOT! HOLY COW is the only way to describe it...lots & lots of work just to get into a program. Lots of thinking to do on this one...time to go get some pre-requisites done no matter what path of schooling I choose...Community College here I come!!

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SECRETMUSIC 1/3/2010 5:50PM

    I'm sending good thoughts your way as you work through this decision!

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HEALTH4LYFE 1/3/2010 5:30PM

    Your question reminds of the one of the chapters in THE SPARK, asking oneself what do you really want? What inspires you? What is your goal? Chris Downie gives a few examples of how people, through SP, have found their calling in life and have moved from one career to another based on inspiring others and increased knowledge of health.
I think you would be great as a dietitian! You have been there done that and look at all of those people skills you have developed, especially since you had that wonderful cub scout experience. emoticon

It may take a few weeks of searching, questioning and researching before you can finally make your decision, but I know it will be the right one. Happy New Year!!

( and stay away from the cr@p)

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Toss your cookies

Sunday, December 27, 2009

Yes...that is what I did. I call it the great Cookie-toss of 2009.

We made some. We got some as gifts. We ate them....well. we binged actually....and now the kryptonite MUST leave the building and go out with the wrapping paper bags and empty booze bottles.

Time to recouperate post-haste!! I will openly admit - this year was like no other with eating...it was like I was possessed....I tried EVERY cookie in site, I ATE bad stuff that I KNOW will get me sick if I keep up with it, I DRANK like a fish on Christmas Eve...and now I must pay the piper for that gluttony. I'm sure it's 5 pounds, but really, will I keep it there....I don't think so. Will it take me a month to get it off? Of Course it will!! A moment past the lips is a lifetime on the hips...so true, so sad, but so true.

This year, however, was different than other years...the last few pounds that got me below 140 (which I am sure I am above now -teeheehee) were good to get rid of in hidesight. I found my true comfort zone of "This is me and this is where I want to stay for a long time" and that, in and of itself, was nice to experience. Go ahead, take my picture...flash away, I don't care. Maybe it was the kids being older too, that made Christmas morning so much more pleasurable...the had excitement for the first time since having them...must be the ages they are at. And although I only opened up a Snuggie and a Yoga mat, I was completely at ease with that...my hubby was uncomfortable at the lack of gifts I had opened, but let's face it, My Surprise Christmas Present to the NYC Show was the most memorable thing I could ever had had...and it came with gas & the blizzard of 2009 to boot! LOL

Anyway....that was my week so far. A week of blatent and unadulterated eating gluttony that must now be put to rest and in the past.

We're heading to our friends upstate for New Year....last year we drove up & were in bed by 10:30,,,maybe we can make it until 12:00 this year! LOL With that comes, you guessed it...more food, more booze...and that is fine. 'Tis the season, you know.

Next year is a new year...the main goal, for me, is to get back to that 136 and stay there...my eating has a lot to do with that, and I have to get back to eating healthy again. The next is to get fit...get back to my ball and treadmill and download some new workout stuff...oh, and to try my new Yoga mat out - I can't forget about my present, now can I?!?!

So, now I give you all this challenge....

GO TOSS YOUR COOKIES!! Got a random plate that is looking at you cross-eyed....CHUCK IT NOW! Got a bunch you forgot about gifting to someone? TOSS THEM!

You won't know how good this feels until you just do it...go ahead, I DOUBLE DOG DARE you to give a dessert a toss RIGHT NOW!!!

It will be the best gift you give yourself this season...trust me....

  
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BIKERDIANE 12/28/2009 8:55PM

    emoticonlol!

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SMALLKELLY 12/28/2009 1:34PM

    Hi I'm new to Spark People and found your blog from the spark teams for moms with boys. I have four boys ages 9,6,4,1. I can relate to so much you have posted about and can tell I like you already.:) I'll have to check in again.
Kelly

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TASOGAREBAN 12/28/2009 9:05AM

    You know...when you said Toss Your Cookies I was sure you meant you had thrown up! And then it started to make sense and I wasn't as worried, LOL!

I'm not weighing myself till the end of the week. A week in which I plan to bust my butt bcecause my Christmas sounds a LOT like yours with the gluttony! But I enjoyed EVERY MINUTE!

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RAYLINSTEPHENS 12/27/2009 6:20PM

    I saved your blog for last to read - I just knew where you were going with cookie-tossing!

For me it will be tossing the fudge! I don't even like fudge, but it's weird the things we will eat when they sit there in front of us.

I am just so proud of you to have enjoyed the holidays as well as you did (I did too, so maybe I'm proud of you because it give me permission to have done the same things) and like you - we will get back to goal weight in short order.

Merry Christmas, Happy New Year good sparkbuddy!

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OAKBORN 12/27/2009 5:15PM

    You are such a hoot and an inspiration to me. My eating and exercise have been operating under negative pressure as well this holiday season. Haven't been on the scale... but I start anew TODAY!

I also got a wonderful new camera with my save spending money and Christmas money from my Dad.... because my beloved one broke... so anyway... forward into a new year!

As my darling son said today, "we will celebrate the new year this year not so much to welcome the new one but to say goodbye to the old one!"... I'm burning my personal journal from 2009 just to let it all go!

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There & back again..the NYC snowy adventure part 2

Sunday, December 20, 2009

Oh boy oh boy! So here is the final story to the NYC/Show adventure as promised.

We dropped off the kids at 2 of their aunt's houses...sleepover time! and then, off we went to the train. It was 1:00 and just starting to flurry and when we got into NYC, the streets were fairly clear, but wet and there were lots of people around. Roadio City Music Hall was a clog as was Rockefeller Center. Times Square was cool because it's a big pedestrian area now and we got some pics there. All the while...flurries. Talking to my SIL at home - there was a coating of snow on the ground.

Dinner at 5PM at Ben Benson's Steak House. Delicious Beer & Barley soup....and then I got a skirt steak that could have fed my whole family for a week! I ate about a quarter and was stuffed. Now, mind you, I rarely eat beef, but in a steak house....duh, you eat it, right? dumb dumb dumb move....I'll explain why later. Anyhoo---we felt rushed the entire time and dinner was over by 5:35....now to kill some time...

The show we were going to see was "White Christmas"....my ultimate all time favorite Christmas movies next to "Meet me in St. Louis" - my hubby did great. Having 2 hours to kill was a treat. Me & hubby are not touristy people, so we kind of don't know what to do aside from our own agenda, so we wandered around and looked at people and windows and I bought some makeup at Bare Escentuals, we got coffee...yadda yadda yadda. The snow is picking up a little bit, but nothing major. At 7pm we go into the Marquis Theater and hang out and use the bathroom...which I wasn't in dire need of just yet....but I have that feeling, you know?

The show started at 8pm and I have gas pains....BAD gas pains. Can't let them rip in a show, so they stay bottled up, which only makes it worse. By the time the first half is done, I excuse myself before intermission and head to the bathroom, looking kind of green. you'd think I would have exploded. Nope. The window had passed. Nothing except pain. Yay. I do some yoga in the bathroom, I pace the lobby. My Hubby is waiting for me at my seat and I am having a panic attack and feeling horrible that I have ruined our night because I ate beef. Stupid beef. And the soup. Stupid delicious soup that usually gives me gas... I'll blame the soup. But it was so warm & yummy and salty....and then the theater was so warm and constricting and warm. A perfect pair for pain!

We left the show at intermission and started walking to the train to catch an earlier one. The snow was now being shoveled from the Manhattan sidewalks. In 2 hours, there was 3 inches on the ground!!! No kidding! At Penn station, we catch the 10:16 train to Ronkonkoma, which is in the middle of Long Island. As we merrily roll along, so does the gas within me, yet, nothing comes of it.

The further we get on the rail, the deeper the snow get. By the time we hit 3/4 of the way home at Deer Park, we are crawling, and stopping and starting. The tracks are covered and when we FINALLY get to the station (2 hours later) the conductor gets on and says "Sorry for the delay everyone, but the tracks are treacheous and it's the worst I've seen in 20 years of driving. Be careful getting off the train, the drifts are 1 to 2 feet. Merry Christmas" This morning we found out that the next train was delayed for HOURs at that same slow spot we had gone thru!

Good thing for my gas pains or we would have been worse off by taking the later train! God works in mysterious ways! LOL

Getting home was dangerous. Thank God for our YukonXL and that it was 1am. It plowed thru everything with the 4X4 on. Getting into our driveway was interesting to....18 inches of snow built up. I got out of the car and it was up to my knees!!

Thank heaven we got home when we did and that our kids were safe at their aunts' homes. Now we are digging out. hubby is out there right now...better go join him! I'll talk to everyone later when my job is done. Thanks for reading my silly little blogs, I hope you had fun reading!

  
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ANNIEONLI 12/22/2009 12:00PM

    I should probably add here that the 11:16 train was on the tracks for 8 hours!!! We would have been on that train too, if not for my gas pains! LOL Whew! We were very blessed!

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SUCHAHOOT 12/22/2009 10:11AM

    Who'da thought "gas pains" would come under 'things I"m thankful for'?? I'm glad you got to go & do MOST of your fun things. What a sweet thing for your husband to arrange & surprise you with. My neice was flying into Philly, got diverted to New Hampshire for a night, ended up on a flight into LaGuardia the next day, took a cab to Penn Station & the train to NJ where her Uncle picked her up. Whew! She's 20, sharp & used to flying, but jeepers, we were all really thankful to have her home safely! Thanks for the snow pics. I know many have waaaaay too much, right now, but I still love it!

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TASOGAREBAN 12/20/2009 7:49PM

    So the gas pain thing sounds HORRIBLE. On the upside you didn't ruin the evening. You actually make it seem like it was a very nice evening. Except for the pain which doesn't ruin it. Just...spoils it a bit, LOL.

But good for you! You got home just in time!

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OAKBORN 12/20/2009 10:47AM

    Kind of good/kind of bad sort of day... but glad you are home safe. Jealous of your snow.

You love Meet Me in St Louis? Well, maybe you should meet me there someday! (I grew up in the suburbs!) I love that movie too!

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