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Pics of my new 4-legged friends!

Sunday, October 13, 2013


T-Rex the golden retriever! He tried to hump my legs! LOL! He's barely 1 year's old. Still has a lot of puppy in him!




Maya (the brown female) and Don (the black male)

  
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MYAKAYAH 10/16/2013 12:54AM

    makes me want to have dogs again, however my cat wouldn't like that idea too much~

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MISSCUS 10/16/2013 12:39AM

    Awww, sweet doggies!! Great neighbors for you.

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NELLIEC 10/15/2013 4:38PM

    Good looking neighbors! emoticon emoticon

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SAMMIESMOM13 10/15/2013 12:19PM

    At least you get to enjoy some puppy love. :) They are very cute doggies.

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BCARSON11 10/14/2013 9:08AM

    Too cute! emoticon

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JANTWO 10/14/2013 1:22AM

    How adorable!!!!

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MISSDAISY23 10/13/2013 10:53PM

    They are adorable!

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THEHERDLADY 10/13/2013 5:13PM

    Lots of cuteness going on there! emoticon

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MOM2ACAT 10/13/2013 3:52PM

    They are adorable!

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BESCATS 10/13/2013 1:16PM

    Beautiful 4-legged friends ~ enjoy their unconditional love !!

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TWEETYKC00 10/13/2013 11:30AM

    AWW, major adorable pups you have there!

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LOSER05 10/13/2013 10:56AM

    Beautiful...I just LOVE dogs emoticon

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PDSLIM 10/13/2013 10:35AM

    Enjoy

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JACKIE542 10/13/2013 9:24AM

    So cute emoticon

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WILDKAT781 10/13/2013 9:01AM

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GAYLLYNNE 10/13/2013 8:58AM

    These guys are adorable!!!

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FERRETLOVER1 10/13/2013 8:27AM

    They're adorable - enjoy! emoticon emoticon

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JANET552 10/13/2013 8:16AM

    They are beautiful!!

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FEMISLIM 10/13/2013 7:20AM

    Cool

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RSSSLHB 10/13/2013 6:59AM

    emoticon pictures emoticon

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MAW_OH 10/13/2013 6:31AM

    beautiful!

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CANADIANFROG09 10/13/2013 6:14AM

    Cute! emoticon

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ELLENIRENE 10/13/2013 6:13AM

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THROOPER62 10/13/2013 4:52AM

    cute!

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KNIGHTS6 10/13/2013 3:43AM

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how cute

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It's been a lazy, relaxing week!

Friday, October 11, 2013

I usually do a workout DVD on tuesdays & thursdays and sometimes also during the weekends but I didn't this week bcoz the DVD player is out of whack and my Mom took me to the mall on both tuesday and thursday this week. And also, I felt so tired from waking up early and from all that mall walking that I took a nap on both days too after I got back from the mall.

On tuesday I bought a pack of oreos and a jumbo sausage for a treat. On thursday I bought some professional bobby pins & hair elastics in black bcoz that is my natural hair color. They do cost a bit more than standard ones but not overly so. Kate from thesmallthingsblog.com says that professional bobby pins have a better grip than standard ones, so I decided to look for some. I found some in a shop that sells salon products in the mall on thursday. I also decided to try some professional hair elastics too. The elastics are better than standard ones but still, they don't last forever like I expected them too.

They were having a sale too and I regretted buying the hair serum from my hairdresser a few weeks back because the shop in the mall was selling it for RM56! (25% off). I bought it for RM75, which is the normal price. So, I lost about RM19! That's almost RM20! But a bottle lasts forever, so I decided not to get another bottle & also, I didn't have enough cash on me anyway; so I consider it as a kind of donation to my hairdresser. I might check back next month in case they are having a Christmas sale & buy it then.

I will have to do my online pilates & go for walks outside if my DVD player is still out. I might even have to force myself to wake up early to get morning walks in coz it might rain in the evenings. Waking up early in the mornings to exercise is hard bcoz I'm just NOT a morning person but I will have to, just to make sure that I exercise regularly. I guess I will just have to grit my teeth and just do it! Sigh!

  
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MISSCUS 10/16/2013 12:46AM

    Well, I know that hairdressers make the most of their income off of sales of products, so she probably enjoyed a good meal off of her profit from the serum you bought. In the end it's a good thing.

My bedroom DVD player is a no bells no whistles Sony that cost 23.00USD. It is now 6 yrs old. I use it almost every night.

You'll get out soon. You like to take walks so you'll get back in the swing soon, I'm sure. Besides, you're so positive about yourself, and usually motivated. YAY!

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MISSDAISY23 10/11/2013 11:33PM

    Let's call it a vacation this week. You have to get back on track next week, ok?
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KKKAREN 10/11/2013 10:56AM

    It's nice to take a break now and then, just don't too long of one!

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CHERYLHURT 10/11/2013 7:00AM

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POETICJUSTUS 10/11/2013 4:07AM

    My goodness the camera loves you! Such a beautiful picture. We all need to relax , don't we? Well I'm glad you're ready for online pilates. You go Girl! Spark On!
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SUNSET09 10/11/2013 2:44AM

  emoticon Sometimes, we get what we pay for however, not all of the time! Maybe yourself a priority, get outside and enjoy the nice weather before it's too late! emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon

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Pipe burst!

Saturday, September 21, 2013

I was planning on doing a workout DVD after my seminar in church today. But on my way home, I saw a huge water fountain, but the water fountain was because of a burst pipe! I reported it to the water board but they told me someone already reported it earlier, and that they were in the process of cutting off the water supply.

Since the burst pipe was so near my house, I figured that I had a little bit of time before the water supply got cut off. So, I showered as soon as I reached home. Because I was worried that if I did a workout DVD and got all sweaty, then the water cuts off, I'll be in dire straits!

Sheesh!

  
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MYAKAYAH 9/24/2013 2:45AM

    Well hopefully the water issue was resolved quickly for you! Thanks for the comment on menopause. I am hoping it comes along sooner than later! emoticon

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MISSDAISY23 9/22/2013 2:47PM

    oh dear!

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KKKAREN 9/21/2013 9:49AM

    There is always baby wipes you can use in a pinch!

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RIDLEYRIDER 9/21/2013 8:21AM

  Water, water everywhere...as they say! emoticon

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WILDKAT781 9/21/2013 8:02AM

    Hope they get that fixed quickly!!!

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Iceberg Lettuce!

Saturday, September 14, 2013

I actually asked my Mom to buy some Romaine lettuce while she was out at the convenience store but she bought Iceberg lettuce instead! I prefer the taste and nutrition of Romaine lettuce but I must say, I love the texture and crunch of Iceberg lettuce.

But it's so difficult to get the leaves off in one piece, especially the inner leaves. Not an issue with Romaine! I ended up with roughly torn pieces of Iceberg lettuce leaves! I decided to squirt some Ceaser Salad dressing on them, walla! A simple Ceaser salad, but I didn't have any croutons but was too lazy too make some myself. So, I just ate the lettuce with the dressing as it is.

I really don't know what's wrong with me these days, I am just soooo lazy to exercise. I made myself do some Pilates today for like 30 minutes, then I went for a short walk that ended up being 40 minutes. But I wasn't walking briskly at all, I was just strolling along, enjoying the fresh air. I can't jog, I'm having aching bones and joints, ah, the 'joys' of osteoporosis. I'm a little young to get this problem but I'm having this problem as a side-effect of being a dialysis patient, along with a constant itch all over........long story!

Anyways, I really need to make myself work out a sweat with a workout DVD! That's the only way I can make myself sweat! Other than jog, which is a bit hard for me these days....sigh! Hopefully, I can get moving next Tuesday and Thursday!

  
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MSGRANNYMAE 9/22/2013 8:49PM

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MOM2ACAT 9/16/2013 4:08PM

    I have bone pain issues also, so I know how hard exercise can be.
I think a 40 minute walk is great! Even if you didn't walk fast, that is definitely not being lazy! I know a lot of healthy people that complain if they have to walk a little ways because they can't get the closest parking space at the store.

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MISSDAISY23 9/14/2013 6:24PM

    Hi Elaine, emoticon

I prefer Romaine to Iceberg! The way to get the leaves off the Iceberg Lettuce is to slam the head of the lettuce down hard. This loosen the leaves and it is easy to peel it off one by one. Hope this helps.

I thought you are doing pretty good with your exercises.

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KKKAREN 9/14/2013 9:30AM

    iceberg is good sometimes, I especially like it on sandwiches. As for exercise, sweating doesn't always mean good exercise. You need to get your heart rate up not sweat. Try some of Coach Nicole's chair exercises.

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SUNSET09 9/14/2013 8:23AM

  I enjoy the Iceburg as well and just mixed then together for a nice colorful salad. If I am struggling, it means I am not giving up. If I'm struggling, then I'm still trying. And if I keep trying, then I will succeed. emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon emoticon

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Unexpected Treat!

Thursday, September 12, 2013

My Mom is still away on her trip to Cameron Highlands. The mountain where most of Malaysia's fruits and veggies are grown. I hope she brings back some strawberries!

Well, I didn't expect it but my Dad brought home some KFC for dinner on his way home from work today. I was thinking of doing a workout DVD today but I can't now since I make it a rule not to exercise on full stomach!

Though I missed my workout today, I'm still thankful that I get to enjoy fried chicken from KFC. Also I really love their mashed potato and their coleslaw. When I was a kid, I loved their rolls, I would always get my parents to buy some more rolls. I've outgrown that but I still love everything about their snack plates!

Oh well, I'll go for a walk instead, since I have a full stomach! Jumping around or dancing around on a full stomach may be a no-no in my book, but not a nice walk! I'll have to make sure to do a workout DVD or 2 this weekend! Ever noticed that sometimes your plans don't make it?! Happens to me all the time! Well, I'll make sure I do some crochet today but first and foremost, I need to read some of my Study Bible! I promised the Lord that and He must come first!

  
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MISSDAISY23 9/12/2013 5:35PM

    Hi Elaine, emoticon

I love KFC fried chicken and I miss the one in Malaysia as one of the sides is rice.

Good plans and you have your priority straight!

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EOWYN2424 9/12/2013 11:11AM

    Well, I do try but I do so love junk food, I just try not to eat them too often. But I think I'll die if I don't eat them at all! And my Mom is away, plus, it was a surprise from my Dad, so I just couldn't turn it down!


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KKKAREN 9/12/2013 9:12AM

    McDonald's last week now KFC! Sounds like you're eating a lot of junk food to me!

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FERRETLOVER1 9/12/2013 7:21AM

    Smart of you not to exercise on a full tummy! Hope you enjoyed your walk as much as you enjoyed your KFC!

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CHICA_BORICUA 9/12/2013 7:05AM

  mmmmmm yummi KFC, I love the coleslaw

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