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Sunny Study

Thursday, October 14, 2010

Since it is sooooo nice outside today I figured I would study outside in the sunshine. That will make studying better!

I set my study stuff up outside

My books were stacked (looks like interesting reading, huh?)

I had my water and I was ready to study!

And I hit the books. The boring books.

I started to look like this

Then like this

On the bright side, I did get a lot of reading done and I got heaps of notes. And it was very nice outside. So I got snap happy on my studybreaks!

Back to the books!

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CARLA-216 10/14/2010 10:19AM

    What a nice sunny spot to study! Even one of the kids kept you company. :)

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MRS.PRINCIPAL 10/14/2010 6:07AM

    Looks like a perfect study day! If you HAVE to be learning about gender differences in education, why not study in the sunshine! And you soaked up som vit. D!

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MAGGIENCALI 10/14/2010 2:06AM

    Looks like a typical beautiful Kiwi day. Pump water, now brings back happy Wellington memories. Good luck with your studies and your job interview. You're lookin' good! :)

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BUBBLEJ1 10/14/2010 1:07AM

    I should probably mention that my essay is on gender differences in education

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ANITA012 10/14/2010 12:54AM

    Love it! There's nothing like sunshine and sitting outside while doing a little studying! Did you learn anything...about them boys? ha ha emoticon

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ANAJAK 10/14/2010 12:51AM

    Jealous. It's been raining here ALL day - I've got a blanket and hoodie set up in my study zone for today!!

Looks good to me!!
What's that book like?

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Wednesday, October 13, 2010

The job interview went well. I have a second interview tomorrow, with the manager of another branch. The interviewer said he really wanted to fast track me through the interview process, so I think that is a good thing. He seemed pretty happy with my answers, so that was good. I've always been good at job interviews, I don't even get nervous because I always rock them. They are actually fun for me. But since I really want this job I was really hoping to impress.

Will let ya'll know how things go with tomorrows interview.

And yes, I say ya'll. I think in a past life I was from Alabama or somewhere.

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CARLA-216 10/14/2010 10:07AM

    "And yes, I say ya'll. I think in a past life I was from Alabama or somewhere. "
Nah, you're just channeling me, your North Carolina Spark friend! emoticon emoticon

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BEANPOD77 10/13/2010 8:48PM

    You go girl!! Good luck!! You deserve to have things go your way....

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THEEXERCISER 10/13/2010 8:13PM


By the way I say y'all too and I'm from New York lol.

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TWINSMOMMY607 10/13/2010 8:12PM

    Good Luck to you!!

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Wish me luck!

Wednesday, October 13, 2010

I have a job interview tomorrow. It is at a jewellery store and it doesn't stat until after my assignments are due. I really want the job, so cross your finger for me!

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MRS.PRINCIPAL 10/13/2010 7:46PM

    Good luck! Keep us updated!

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TWINSMOMMY607 10/13/2010 9:41AM

    Fingers and toes crossed!

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CARLA-216 10/13/2010 9:20AM

    emoticon fingers all crossed and sending fairy dust wishes that you get this job!

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4_MY_LIFE 10/13/2010 8:38AM

    Good Luck!

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LAURELSPARK 10/13/2010 8:12AM

    Good luck today! I hope that you can feel the positive vibes that I sent you.


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RIDLEYRIDER 10/13/2010 7:31AM

  Sending only GOOD vibes your way!! emoticon

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STEPPYSUE 10/13/2010 7:26AM

    Good luck Bubble, I can feel it's your lucky day!

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Why I don't get much sleep

Tuesday, October 12, 2010

See what I have to deal with? I love my cats (and boyfriend) but a girls gotta have some room!

*Shortly after this pic was taken I relocated the cats, I wanna go to sleep! The boyfriend is too heavy to relocate*

On an unrelated note, I had an awesome run this afternoon. I ran when I wanted, walked when I needed, listened to some new tunes and generally just had a great time! All smiles, even when it started raining and it got really windy. I also had an escaped dog join me for a bit. He ran next to me for about .5 of a km before I asked some people walking down the street if they lived on the street and knew where the dog lived. It happened to be theirs and they were very apologetic and said he tends to be a bit of an escape artist. I didn't mind much, it was a friendly dog and he must be trained to run on a leash because he was running right next to me but never in my way. I almost offered to take him on my run with me and bring him back but I thought that might be weird so I continued on dogless. I want a doggie! But my cats would hate me, so I shall remain dogless, occationally borrowing my mother in laws silly excuse for a dog (he is half pomeranian, half poodle and all wuss).


Meals in minutes

Monday, October 11, 2010

I love cooking. I love nothing more then being it my kitchen creating delicious food. But sometimes I just want a quick meal, I just want food. Enter burgers!

Yes, burgers. Make them at home and save a the calories!

I just put a veggie patty in the oven for 12 minutes. While that is cooking away I defrost a burger bun and cut the veggies. Now do squats for 10 minutes. When the oven beeps put the now defrosted and halved burger bun in the oven for a minute. Do lunges while waiting.

Build your burger! Today I am having a veggie patty, lettuce, cucumber and aioli. Aioli is high in calories, so I use about a tablespoon.

Frozen to plate in less then 15 minutes with very little effort.

What are your go to quick meals?

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BUBBLEJ1 10/12/2010 1:06AM

    We don't have Boca burgers :( We do have the lean cuisine steam bags though, we got those like 2 weeks ago. I will have to try one!

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MAGGIENCALI 10/12/2010 12:47AM

    Boca burgers are the best.But I don't know if you have them there. They come in different varieties, Southwestern, Italian, good stuff. I have also discovered, which again I don't know if you have those there either, is Lean Cuisine Steam Bags. They are bags with food in them and just microwave them for 5 min and you have a healthy, yummy meal.It's awesome.

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DIANE2110 10/11/2010 7:38PM

    That sounds so good. I tried veggie burger a few years ago and thought it was awful. I would imagine that they have improved since then. I'll have to pick some up next time I'm in town. Never thought of aioli but now I know that would be the perfect addition to the veggie patty. Thanks for the tip! : )

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RRP546 10/11/2010 7:23PM

  i like a good hambuger

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