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Wearing shorts in public for the first time since I was 12

Saturday, December 08, 2012

71.1kg and wearing shorts! Yahoo!!

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CARLA-216 12/10/2012 3:53PM

    WooHoo! Looking mighty good doing it too!

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AUSFAM 12/10/2012 3:03PM

    And looking good! :)

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TEACHFIRST268 12/9/2012 12:40PM

    I can totally relate to this! I haven't braved shorts in years. Maybe this summer I will.

Congrats! You look GREAT! I'll bet you feel great, too!

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KAYATLANTA2010 12/9/2012 7:27AM

    You look totally great in shorts!

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MRS.PRINCIPAL 12/9/2012 6:16AM

    Way to go! Looking great! I know what you are talking about it, I haven't worn shorts for ever either...maybe this summer. Way to ROCK THEM!

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BETHANNGRAY121 12/8/2012 11:20PM

    Yay! Looking good! Beautiful!

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KRISTEN_SAYS 12/8/2012 8:25PM

    awesome! great job!

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X5X52000 12/8/2012 5:51PM

    emoticon You look great!

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SLIMMERKIWI 12/8/2012 5:35PM

    What's that song .............."Sexy Lady" ???? - LOL!
You look A-M-A-Z-I-N-G!!


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LILLEAN 12/8/2012 5:10PM

    Wow you look amazing emoticon

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DIET_FRIEND 12/8/2012 4:53PM

    You look great in those shorts! If you live where I do, you'd find a way to wear shorts a lot! I was in shorts as recently as yesterday. I want to look as good as you do when I wear them next year!

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Action World

Friday, December 07, 2012

Before the storm hit we managed to have a ball at Action World. I can only share the photos of me, and the children's faces have been covered for privacy reasons.

"Smile, Miss Bubble!"

Move over, kiddos! It's Miss Bubbles turn!

"Don't take a picture of me struggling to get out of the air bag!" - Sometimes they don't listen!

"Will you verse me, Miss Bubble?" I won!

Hmmm... The kids weren't the only ones who had fun!!

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    So glad you had a great day!

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LIVEDAILY 12/7/2012 8:50PM

    That looks like awesome fun!! What kind of storm was it that hit?? Just a really bad thunderstorm, or something worse?

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LYNSEY723 12/7/2012 2:51PM

    Looks like a blast!

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5km radius of my house

Thursday, December 06, 2012

There was a major storm yesterday. 3 people were killed, including the parent of children from my school. A tornado ripped through 2 suburbs next to my house. These are pictures of the damage

I drove through some of the damage today (some roads have reopened) and it was huge. These pictures don't do it justice. There are huge trees that have either been uprooted or that are snapped in half. Parts of the motorway sound wall are gone. Entire roofs have been lifted off. Hundreds of people are without power, many have no where to live. My gyms basketball courts were turned into an evacuation centre after boot camp last night.

Luckily, my suburb is fine, completely undamaged. Hard to believe that only a couple of km up the road there is damage like this!

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    OMG! Thank goodness you and the children were okay on your field trip!

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LYNSEY723 12/7/2012 12:01PM

    Oh my goodness. My thoughts are with the families affected. I am happy to hear you and your family are okay.


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CARLA-216 12/7/2012 7:21AM

    I saw on the news last evening about the storms and tornado that hit your area and my thoughts immediately turned to you. Wow, I had no idea it was that close to you. So scary and very sad about the loss of life, as well as the damage and destruction to property. I am so glad you are fine, and I hope for others as quick a recovery as possible back to normal.

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PATSYB7 12/7/2012 5:39AM

    My heart goes out to you and your community. I am praying for a speedy recovery. emoticon

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BARCLE 12/7/2012 3:44AM

    No words hon, our centre just went crazy with it (as you can imagine) so glad you're okay but still totally sucks emoticon xox

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2ABBYNORMAL 12/6/2012 11:12PM

    I'm so sad about the devastation that happened and that 3 people were killed. The loss of a parent for a child is so difficult. These things happen in a blink of an eye and we never know what will happen next.
I hope your area has a quick recovery of the basics that everyone needs.
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Sweat tastes like success

Wednesday, December 05, 2012

I got some strength training in (about 15 minutes worth) then headed into boxing. You know you are working hard when sweat runs down your face and into your mouth WITH the air conditioning on. Yep. Today there was no doubt about it, it was all me!

Today was a pretty nice day. My kids did a writing sample to show their progress from the start of the year, and most of them have improved heaps! I am so proud of them! Then we did some topic work, and then I had some release time. Tomorrow is our class trip, and it is going to be AWESOME! We are going to an inflatable playland with slides and trapeze and swings... Should be heaps of fun!

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    Sweat = Success!!! Love it!

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LIVEDAILY 12/5/2012 8:20PM

    Have a great time!!

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LYNSEY723 12/5/2012 1:00PM

    Sounds like so much fun!!! Enjoy!!

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PATSYB7 12/5/2012 6:51AM

    Thanks for sharing your good news! Have a great day! emoticon

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Boot camp + a run

Tuesday, December 04, 2012

On Tuesdays boot camp is held at a local field. It is a 4 minute run from the gym, so of course I run there and back. May as well burn an extra 100 calories (10 minute round trip)! Anyways, today I am wishing I just drove there! Boot camp was tough! We had a circuit of 3 hill sprints, ladder run, shadow boxing, and high needs. Oh and a 150-200 metre run between each station. Yep. We had to do it 3 times. I was wiped! Even the trainer told me I was super tough for running back (he passed me in his car... I still beat him to the front desk!)

Other than that I have had a productive day. I wasn't in my class today, but I managed to finish my reports and do heaps of paper work + chat to a co-worker about the plan on attack for a girl for next year. All in all I think I got a lot done. Oh AND I was invited to join the Boys Clubs end of term feast. I had a mini bag of chips, passed on the hot dog emoticon Better go track those chips, though!

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CARLA-216 12/5/2012 11:47AM

    You rock! Great job!

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JSTETSER 12/4/2012 4:05PM

    Way to go Bubble!

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LYNSEY723 12/4/2012 12:18PM

    Man, you are amazing! Way to go!

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HEAT7918 12/4/2012 6:09AM

    You ARE tough! I enjoy reading your blogs and daily updates. :)

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LIVEDAILY 12/4/2012 3:35AM

    Yes indeedy!! Good for you! You'll sleep like a rock tonight for sure!! About your question on shoes...good sneakers should be fine for all of the walking you're going to do, but I'd bring a pair of flats just in case you are going to go out for dinner somewhere!

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ARNETTELEE 12/4/2012 3:33AM

  Great going....

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