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Tuesday, November 20, 2007

Well, it is the week of the pigout fest. I hope to keep my food intake to a minimum. I really need to get back on the exercising. I've been so darn lazy lately. I'm committing myself to exercising at least 10 min each day for the rest of the week.



Tuesday, October 30, 2007

I broke into the Halloween candy last night. I was feeling down and out so I informed my dh that I was breaking into it. Of course, he was by my side in seconds...LOL. I limited myself to 5 pieces of candy. It sure hit the spot though! Of course now that it is open it will be hard to hold back. Just 1 more day and the kids will have it all.

I changed my Halloween costume again. My boss always comes dressed sloppy and since his name is Joe, he is sloppy joe. I woke up this morning and thought, I can come as a Christmas Carole! LOL. So I need to get some black construction paper to make music notes and wear a santa hat.


Variety is the Spice of Life

Monday, October 22, 2007

I met up with a PT yesterday. My workouts have been boring and have found myself not working out because I was dreading the same thing over and over. So, I joined a fellow sparker and did a group PT session.

I was totally unprepared. I forgot a water bottle, should of had a snack about an hour or 2 before the session so my energy wasn't where it should have been. My energy lagged at about the 40 min mark. But I finished the hour session. I think I will continue to do the same session (I wrote it down) for a month and then go back in again to change it up and get some motivation for the next month.

Of course when I got home, Jake wanted me to pick him up and carry him everywhere! My arms were feeling it at that point.

Today, I'm a little sore in my arms and glutes. All in all a great workout!



Friday, October 05, 2007

I made it to 37. Today is my birthday. I've been telling people all year that I was 37 and one day thought, no I'm not! I guess I was just looking forward to it for some reason! LOL.

Today, I'm going out to eat with dh and Jake. I had an egg omelet bagel this morning which I never eat anymore (special birthday treat for myself). Lunch will be the usual Healthy Choice meal and dinner will probably be something healthy but dessert... ; )

Tomorrow I go hiking with Molly, then my sisters and I are doing my b-day lunch and movie. (I get to pick whatever movie I want and no one else can complain since they get to do the same on their birthday. I.e. Last year I chose a kid film and my sister hates kid films but she saw it anyway. She admitted later she actually liked it. She also threatened to choose a sappy movie for her birthday to get me back but we always celebrate her and my brother's birthday together. I know he wouldn't go for a sappy one so she never gets her revenge!)

Sunday will be a Broncos party at my sister's house. DH will be flying to Florida at that time for work so it will be just Jake and I the rest of the week.

Reading the book A Walk in the Woods by Bill Bryson. What a hoot! I definitely recommend this book to anyone looking for a good laugh. Well better get back to the grind!

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SHAPESHIFTER_V 10/5/2007 12:24PM

    Happy birthday, Carole!
Have a great time, and enjoy your dessert!!!

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Golden Gate Canyon

Tuesday, October 02, 2007

Last Saturday, I hiked the horseshoe trail in Golden Gate Canyon with Jake and dh. Jake walked most of it and threw an absolute fit when we wanted him to hold our hand to help him over the huge rocks! He also threw a fit when we tried to put him back in the backpack on the way down. I think we have a little hiker on our hands. He enjoyed mushing the ants he saw calling them "nasty bugs." Must have gotten that from daycare. He at first tried picking up all the bugs which I quickly deterred him from doing. The views on the way up to the hike were beautiful. The aspen were changing colors and it just looked like a picture. Of course, I forgot my camera!

He had to step on every rock on the trail. It was slow going but we actually got quite far. I think it took us 2 hours to hike 1.5 miles. =)

The next day we went to the zoo while dad went fishing. He loved the zoo. Especially the train. He also really liked the elephants. He said as we were leaving, "bye bye elephants. I love you elephants!" LOL


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