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Countdown: 1 day!

Sunday, September 23, 2012

Getting started early as it is going to get crazy!

I am off work at 2:30! Yeah!!!

My animals are going to the kennel - I feel so rotten about that but I know it is for the best! I want them safe!

I will then be picking up the moving truck. I am thinking some family members will be here Monday morning to pack up. Still trying to confirm info w/ the mover to make sure that works out!

My husband returns tonight around 9 pm so we can finish packing the rest.

My shed was moved to the neighbors this morning, so last major thing I was worried about is done.

The rest is up to me or my husband. I think my dad will help me get the moving truck.

I will be so happy by the time this is done. I have not been doing well with my eating, so I am looking forward to getting back to a regular routine again. My scale is pretty angry with me right now! :(

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SEAWILLOW 9/24/2012 7:19AM

    You are almost done!...Home Stretch..

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DIET_FRIEND 9/24/2012 12:36AM

    It will be nice for you to be able to relax again!

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Countdown: 2 days

Saturday, September 22, 2012

I am so glad that this move is just about here! I am wiped out! Still have packing to do, but my mom and my baby sister came by tonight and we got a couple more rooms done! My shed is cleaned out and ready to be moved tomorrow!

So tomorrow:

Work 8 hours - get off at 2:30 pm.

Bring animals to kennel for safekeeping.

Pick up moving truck.

Confirm plans w/ mover.

Time for hot shower and bed! Did not sleep well at all last night and really need to sleep tonight!

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SEAWILLOW 9/23/2012 4:50AM

    You are near your destination..You are Succeeding..Keep up the great work!

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RENLARK 9/23/2012 1:08AM

    Good luck on your move. I also just moved....luckily not too far this time, but I inherited a mother in law, and her 2 dogs (on top of my 2). Moving can be a very exciting but a bit stressful too(maybe my stress comes from the in law. lol), so remember to take time for yourself and to breathe :) emoticon


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Countdown: 3 days

Friday, September 21, 2012

Today was so long and yet so short.

I worked today for 10 hours and it was busy for a time and then during slow times I could spark, which is really helpful to me!

About 3 pm when I had about 2 hours left of work, my stomach started rumbling and growling and I was just praying I was not going to be sick now. I don't have time to be sick! I made it until 5 o'clock and ran to the bathroom.

I then laid down on the couch and it started to spin - I thought oh no, I am in trouble but I can't be sick! I have 18 hours of work yet over the next two days and have to be ready to start moving stuff out after that. After laying down for a couple of hours, getting something to eat and keeping it down - I am thinking (and hoping) I ate something that did not agree with me. I am going to bed early tonight without having done much, but sometimes we need to take care of ourselves before we become so sick we can't do anything at all.

It sounds like my mom and another sister may come over tomorrow night and hopefully we will be able to get more packed and then after Sunday, my husband will be here and we can finish packing and loading then. We will have time to rest and relax on Monday when we are between homes and will be staying at a hotel, hopefully relaxing by a pool or better yet, whirlpool! I like that idea.

Keep sparkin' - even if it isn't perfect, it still is something!

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SUNNY1432 9/22/2012 10:14PM

    Rest and I hope you feel better soon. emoticon

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DIET_FRIEND 9/22/2012 12:46PM

    Feel better soon!

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BIKECHIC1 9/22/2012 1:13AM

    Hope you feel better soon. Take care of yourself. emoticon

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LHLADY517 9/21/2012 10:25PM

    Like the idea of a whirlpool. Hope it's in your near future.

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SBARGANZ 9/21/2012 10:17PM

    Get better soon!

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Countdown: 4 days

Thursday, September 20, 2012

Today was crazy busy!

Up at 7 to go get boxes.

Sister here from 830 until 230 helping me pack and we accomplished alot. Craft room, spare room, most of bedroom, livingroom backed. Still have kitchen and my office to do.

A truck load went to the dump today and I another load went to donation.

I am exhausted and think I will head for bed. Already took a relaxing bath per sister's instructions. Just don't feel well and think stress is really starting to get to me. I will be much better this time next week.

Need to call vet tomorrow about faxing paperwork to kennel for animals.

Work 10 hours tomorrow - pack office!

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SEAWILLOW 9/21/2012 4:03AM

    Give your sister a hug! I think a hot or warm shower/bath can help almost anything. Be good to yourself..there is only one you!

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YOBOELI 9/20/2012 9:42PM

    Good luck with the packing Dont stress too much it isnt good for you

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Countdown: 5 days

Wednesday, September 19, 2012

Wow! Time is really flying by. Made progress today. My good friend came over and my craft room in pretty much in the box. My spare room is as well and I was able to tear the carpet out in there so it can go to the dump tomorrow.


My sis is coming over to help me pack.

An old classmate of mine from high school that I haven't seen in 30 years will be bringing a load to the dump. Thank you facebook.

I will bring a load to St. Francis Homeless Shelter in our town that they will go through to give to people that will be moving into there own home soon.

Shed should be cleaned out and ready to move tomorrow as well.

One load to hazardous waste.

Back to work Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Start loading the UHaul on Sunday!

I will be ready to get back to my routine. I am not doing as well as I would like with my program but I refuse to let it go altogether!

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DIET_FRIEND 9/20/2012 3:48PM

    You are getting it done. It's a monumental task I know.

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SEAWILLOW 9/20/2012 10:20AM

    You are doing emoticon Great to have help! make healthy choices...easier said than done sometimes... emoticon

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