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The truck

Friday, March 05, 2010


After seeing this video I just had to put it up.
Yes it's the truck again with the tree stuck up under it & wedged into the under body.
We had to almost tip it over to get it out.
The tree had the truck off the ground so it couldnt even move.
Would had more pictures but camera died.

  
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JHADZHIA 3/6/2010 8:20AM

    Wow you must live in a very isolated area if it took two days for the cops to find it!!

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CHRIS3215 3/5/2010 9:35AM

    Believe it or not,NO ONE WAS HURT!!!
The truck was stuck in the woods for TWO DAYS! The police didnt show up till we were pulling it out.
Then asked when we were all chained up if we needed a tow truck???....OK..
I told him he was two days late on this call & ALL Towing Companies in our area refused to help the lady who's hubby did this.
Sand was in the back of the truck.
We have the truck back as of this morning.
The stearing collum needs to be replaced...GEE I wonder why..lol



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THEATERCHICK18 3/5/2010 9:17AM

    wow. I hope everyone involved is okay that looks dangerous!

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IZZYBEBOP 3/5/2010 8:55AM

    With the picture, I couldn't tell it was a tree. Now I can! What's in the back of the truck? Animals? I couldn't tell but looked like big white pigs.

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What I do

Thursday, March 04, 2010

Besides cooking at a resturant & all I have to do on this property I am in the automotive business.
OMG!!!! we do it all! & at a really good price.But the repairs & calls I have been getting are so challenging.
Tuesday night I get a call-DO YOU TOW & GET TRUCKS OUT OF DITCHES.....
Me Yeah were ya at...
OMG!! I had to go get the lady who's hubby had drove off the road in a 4x4 truck needless to say it also had a plow on it(FULL SIZE REALLY HEAVY).
He was over knee deep in the snow & two hairs from hitting a tree.
I was the first to see the truck & where it was at...JAW DROPPING I was in shock!
Well we had the big truck to pull it out HA after we dug holes into the pavement it came out.
My partner went to go shift it to drive it & all it did was spin its tires..
It was 8pm & dark out so me & another worker went around the other side of the truck to see it was hungup on a tree stump that was frozen & wedged under this 4x4 truck.

We had to jack it up on the passanger side almost tipping it to get the tree out.
Well we did it & drove the truck to the owners home.
All I can say is for a women I sure know how to have FUN!!!

  
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CHRIS3215 3/6/2010 6:42AM

    I work ALL WEEKENDS~~ thats my FUN!! BORING!!! lol

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KEKEIKO 3/5/2010 1:23PM

    What are you going to do on Friday night for fun? he he emoticon

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EDWINA172 3/5/2010 12:03PM

    Oh my goodness! You are my hero! I'll bet there is never a dull moment in your day:) emoticon

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CHRIS3215 3/5/2010 11:50AM

    HAHA!!!! Just wish I took a pic of where the truck was before it was pulled out..
Like I said JAW DROPPING!!!.
NO ONE ELSE wanted to do it under 100 dollars.
WE DID!!

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RAYLINSTEPHENS 3/4/2010 7:12PM

    You need to change your name to Wonder Woman!!

WTG Chris!

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TYEASLEY 3/4/2010 5:09PM

    emoticon Girl Power is very cool and so are you!! emoticon emoticon

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ONMYWAYTOGOAL 3/4/2010 3:54PM

    WOW!! I wouldn't have the first clue what to do in your world!! You are awesome!

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CAROLMAROL54 3/4/2010 2:56PM

    WOW chris your a busy gal! emoticon

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LOPEYP 3/4/2010 2:26PM

    Wow. You are a jane of all trades.

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I'm REALLY Missing YOU!!!

Wednesday, February 24, 2010


I really miss my true friend;-(
I'm so sorry I hurt you, & 2 other of your buddies too!(treadmills)
I cant wait to get my new treadmill & GET back to emoticon running on you!
I never knew I would be busting 3 treadmills & 1 elliptical & 2 trampolines in my road to better health!
But I can say that I used them & I am committed to my workouts!
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Pacemaster, is giving me another mill,they said this wasnt suppost to happen!
Got a 5yrs warrenty with it.Owned it for 4yrs & they are honoring it no matter what!!

  
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RAYLINSTEPHENS 3/9/2010 3:20PM

    Awesome of Pacemaster to honor their warranty!

WTG Chris!!

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CHRIS3215 3/9/2010 2:29PM

    I got my baby back!!
I ran 8 miles on her.
Cant wait till tomorrow!!
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RICHELLE920 3/4/2010 2:03PM

    emoticon I hope one day I can bust a treadmill like you!

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CHRIS3215 3/4/2010 1:28PM

    Ha at LAST!!! Pacemaster called me!!

I get my New Mill March 9th!!
HMM I asked them are they walking it to me???
Cause it's going on 3 weeks & I cant wait!
But we know I have too ~ emoticon

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DARLENE1983 2/28/2010 10:23PM

    are you sure you broke it and not Tom from shock of him being on it? LOL! Just kidding!!! Tell them to send me one too!!!

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DDOORN 2/25/2010 12:14AM

    Ugh! I absolutely DREAD the day when trouble strikes my 'mill! Especially as my son and I moved it upstairs together (all 250# of it!) and he's no longer nearby to help...! Didn't plan THAT one very well...!

Don

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KEKEIKO 2/24/2010 1:15PM

    It died with honor! emoticon

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CAROLMAROL54 2/24/2010 12:46PM

    WOW YOU SOOOO ROCK! and so emoticon Have you got the new Treadmill yet if so what is it? and if not what kind are u going with or looking at? and how many sets and reps do you do on your machines each day? and what wt size are u doing. I guess what I am asking is what is your routine? Oh also did they set up another date for the Dr. OZ show for you? I want to remember to right it down and record it. Have a wonderful workout day! emoticon emoticon

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THE_JULES1 2/24/2010 12:08PM

    They died with honor helping make you the person you are today!

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KEKEIKO 2/24/2010 11:36AM

    It's a sad loss however It's good to know they all were loved and didn't die from neglect. Reflect on the good memories you shared and one day another will make your heart beat fast too.
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Hugs,
Keke

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ONMYWAYTOGOAL 2/24/2010 11:35AM

    You are emoticon Chris!

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JHADZHIA 2/24/2010 11:02AM

    And that is a good thing, if a little expensive! I am working on my 2nd Elliptical, but tried to keep the first one going with three repairs, but finally the repairs would have cost the price of a new one so I finally got another one.
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I got a STRIKE!!!

Tuesday, February 16, 2010

I was on a spring Bowling leage with my hubby & a good friend Stacey, WELL all night I didnt get a strike till I asked hubby to video me bowling.
WELL as you can see I hammed it up a bit for the camera & I got a STRIKE!!!
Our team was'nt out for blood-WE came in 3rd from last!
But we had so much fun!!

  
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CANDICANE32 2/23/2010 9:56AM

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FATMAN210 2/18/2010 3:56PM

    WHAT A STRIKE????????????????????JUST KIDDING CON GRAD

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CHRIS3215 2/16/2010 8:35PM

    YES that is just what this leage was FUN!!.
Yes I enjoyed it too.
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CARMEL466 2/16/2010 7:30PM

    WooHoo! Looks like you had fun! WTG.

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AMYRWATSON 2/16/2010 4:43PM

    emoticon Yeah. I am on a league too. My average is a 151 the best it has ever been. Good luck.

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DEBSGETTINFIT 2/16/2010 1:30PM

    way to go. I got six in a row once on the wii - but would never be able to do that live i am sure.

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CHRIS3215 2/16/2010 12:17PM

    The funny part is that I had taped Stacey, before me she got a strike.
Then after me hubby got one too!
Then that was the LAST & FIRST one for me!..lol
Yes I do better on the Wii too.
Great exercise!

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AMYTATH 2/16/2010 10:57AM

    Great Job!!!! I always do a little dance when I get a strike, a rarity for me! hahaha

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JAMGIRL8 2/16/2010 10:57AM

    Great job!!

I get them, only on the Wii!!

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IZZYBEBOP 2/16/2010 10:48AM

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Missed it..:-(

Thursday, February 11, 2010

Yep you all wont be seeing me on the Doctor Oz show which I was to be at on Wensday.
At the last minute my bus was cancelled to take the 5-1/2 hour trip to NY City.
THEN to really add to my disappointment I was dropped off at the Bus Station & my hubby never heard the phone ringing to come & get me!I was there till 4;30 am, I hadnt slept in 24 hours so I WASNT in the greatest mood.
I went home & slept 2 hours then called DDOORN, who I was to be meeting in the studio to let him know my buss was cancelled.
Got DDOORN's, voice mail left a message &he called me back minutes later to let me know he was at the studio in line waiting to go in for the taping.
I called the studio to let Alisha, know I wasnt going to be ther cause of the weather .DDOORN, drove there the day before & got a hotel room(smart);-).
She told me that the show is still very interested in me!
WOW that made my day! She asked me if I was still interested~ YES ya dont have to ask me that question twice!
so I dont know when I'll be on the show all I know is that they love my success story & that I have kept it off 7yrs &still going strong!!So I will let all know when this will happen.
THE airing for yesterdays taping will be 2/16/2010! I hope I see DDOORN!!!

Above you can see my refund I got in the mail today.

  
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KAMISKIX 3/9/2010 3:16PM

    Oh that stinks that the bus was cancelled. But I hope to see you on there soon. You'll have to keep us posted. You have an amazing story and are an inspiration to many. You deserve to share your story with the world! You should be so proud!!

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GLORIAOG 2/12/2010 11:30AM

    I'm so sorry you weren't able to make it. I hope that they do call you again to come out in the show. You are such a motivator and I know... you coming out in a show like that will help many others do what you did. I know that for my part you are the one who keeps me going and I am so grateful for having met you here in S.P. You take care my Friend. ((Hugs))

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DDOORN 2/12/2010 9:11AM

    I'm SO PLEASED that they are still interested in your story!

Especially as neither BOTZZZ nor I were selected to speak during the show, hence, no way to promote SparkPeople beyond the buzz I could attempt to circulate among those nearby that I spoke with.

There is an attempt starting up to organize the Oz 100...I am trying to lobby for them to join us here @ SparkPeople!

Another thing I would like to see: perhaps a FOLLOW UP to the Oz 100 at a later point, perhaps during Sept. National Obesity Awareness Month...?

Don

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BRENDAGAIL9 2/11/2010 3:50PM

    Chris

I was really looking forward to seeing you on Dr. Oz. Bummer. I will keep watching, tho.

No, I haven't received my 25 points yet for signing up for the surveys. I will be waiting patiently.

Brenda

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MECIA1 2/11/2010 10:21AM

    That just goes to show you it was to be.. I will be waiting to get the details when it happens. Good luck!

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CHRIS3215 2/11/2010 10:08AM

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JHADZHIA 2/11/2010 9:57AM

    A silver lining in the cloud! Getting a second shot is no small feat!
Congratulations!

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