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Body has had it!

Friday, September 28, 2012

Today all of the chaos has caught up with me! I am sick and very tired. I went to work this morning but left after 4.5 hours and went to bed. Trying to unpack my kitchen so I have access to good food. I know my eating has been horribly affected by this move and that is part of why I don't feel well. I am basically spinning the wheel and blogging on sparkpeople, just to keep in contact, but not time for much else. Hopefully by Oct 1st I will be back and going strong. Thanks for all of the support and I will be sure to return the favor when things settle down again.

  
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DIET_FRIEND 9/29/2012 3:08PM

    This will soon be a vague memory.

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BIKECHIC1 9/29/2012 1:27AM

    Hope you start to feel better soon, there's nothing worse than being in a mess and feeling ill. Try some relaxation if you can. Thinking of you.

Take care.

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SEAWILLOW 9/28/2012 9:14PM

    You may not realize it...you are doing emoticon Get the rest you need..staying in contact will keep you moving forward..you are still sparking! You have not quit! One step at a time...you will get through this move!

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Total Chaos - but I am back online!

Thursday, September 27, 2012

I have internet! Yeah! After a 3 hour install, business and residential accounts, broken dvr and worn out personal modem! I am ready to relax and watch TV, but love seat is currently on top of the couch! Need to remedy that!

First priority was to make sure my pets were taken care of. They are used to the home, but to much chaos and my dog is trying to figure out where her yard disappeared to and why she is going out the back door now instead of the front door! Is is so so good having them back!

Next priority in the move is to put the office together enough to work tomorrow am. Done!

Go to the grocery store and stock the fridge as that is empty!

Have food and space to eat properly.

Clean bathroom.

Have major pieces of furniture where I want them and start unpacking.

Decided to have a giveaway box next to the box I am unpacking as I didn't have enough time before we moved and it is a good way to get rid of boxes!

  
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DIET_FRIEND 9/27/2012 9:33PM

    I think it would be cool to begin again in a new space. Happy housekeeping!

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SEAWILLOW 9/27/2012 4:55PM

    You are making remarkable progress! Moving is very stressful and you are planning each step along the way!

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Unpacking begins!

Wednesday, September 26, 2012

This has been such a stressful time, but so worth it!

I appreciate all of the words of encouragement! My eating has not been well and with limited use of the internet - at least until this weekend, it will probably continue. I did get in a short swim yesterday and some time in the hot tub to relieve my sore back.

Today we unload the truck and pick up our animals! I can't wait to see them!

As my husband says - Chaos Rules! At least for a few more days!

  
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BIKECHIC1 9/27/2012 3:32AM

    Sounds like you're uba-organized, I would be all over the place. I wouldn't worry to much about your eating habits, it's so difficult trying to get everything sorted and this takes priority right now, you can concentrate more on it once everything has been sorted and you're more settled. Good luck with everything.

Take care. emoticon

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DIET_FRIEND 9/26/2012 11:30AM

    You will be through this chaotic time soon. Glad you are getting your animals back.

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SOON2BSMALL1313 9/26/2012 10:01AM

    Have fun getting settled. Bet you can't wait to go get your animals :)

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CELIAMINER 9/26/2012 7:56AM

    Good for you for bringing fun fitness into your chaotic time. I know hauling boxes and unpacking are good fitness activities, but they're not necessarily fun. Cheers!

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SEAWILLOW 9/26/2012 6:49AM

    I am glad you got in a swim and to ease your back in the Jacuzzi. What a great reunion to see your pets again! You are doing emoticon !

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MSLZZY 9/26/2012 6:31AM

    emoticon Bet you can't wait to get settled.
You'll get back on track when moving is behind you!

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Moving Day: Part 2

Tuesday, September 25, 2012

This morning we will be moving our mobile home up to Watertown SD, which is a little over 100 miles north from Sioux Falls, SD. We are moving too a smaller town near a lake. I hope everything goes well and they hope to have it set and ready for us to move into by 4 pm today - however, no utilities until Wednesday afternoon.

I am so thankful for my sister, her husband and son for helping. Who knew we will still fill a 26 foot truck! Oh my goodness - and that was allowing all the appliances to stay in the home! Scary! Much more decluttering to do!

Spent a little time with my daughter but I think this is hitting her very hard. I love her very much and will miss her, it will be strange not having her pop in whenever.

Off to jacuzzi if we can get the dang thing to work! My back needs it!



  
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BIKECHIC1 9/25/2012 1:32PM

    Good luck in your new home, moves can be really stressful so don't forget some 'you time'. emoticon

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DIET_FRIEND 9/25/2012 12:40PM

    It will be a big adjustment not bing in shouting distance of your daughter. Here's to happy times in your new home!

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SEAWILLOW 9/25/2012 9:36AM

    You will be starting a new phase...unpacking...
Hope the soak helps your aching body! emoticon

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PYNETREE 9/25/2012 8:13AM

    Wishing you best of Luck emoticon on the move! Being near a lake, sounds like a nice place. And while it will be hard not to have your daughter pop in as often, Now when she makes the drive, she'll stay longer.

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BUSYGRANNY5 9/25/2012 7:27AM

    Good luck with your move and your back! Have a wonderful day!

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Moving Day: Part 1

Monday, September 24, 2012

Today we load the truck and need to have everything out of the house by noon. I still have so much to do yet!

Still finishing up laundry, need to pack for me since we will be out of the house until Wednesday morning at the latest.

This afternoon, we will turn in change of address and pick up a prescription I am forgot about. I sure I will think of a half a dozen other things to do as well.

I miss my animals and the house is just not the same without them. I can't wait to get them home!

Time to get moving and quite messing around on the computer!

  
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DIET_FRIEND 9/24/2012 2:38PM

    Pretty crazy that you have time to blog in the midst of all of this! It will soon be normalized and you'll have your pets with you.

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PYNETREE 9/24/2012 8:39AM

    emoticon Good Luck in the move, and your new home!

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AJB121299 9/24/2012 8:21AM

    good luck

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