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I'm Not Ready

Thursday, November 04, 2010

It's cold and raining outside. The weathermen are even talking about a few snow flakes mixed in with the rain tonight. My back is telling me that it doesn't like the cold. I am definitely not ready for another Michigan winter. But, I guess the weather is ready for cold even if I'm not.

  
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STARLIGHT22146 11/7/2010 4:44PM

    Didn't realize you were in MI too! :) At least they say this week is supposed to be decent!

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TESHIE4ME 11/5/2010 10:05AM

    I'm the opposite. I always felt that way when I lived in Minnesota. I moved to North Carolina in July and now I can't help but think about how much I'm going to miss it!! Hang in there.
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CHICHISUE 11/4/2010 10:12PM

    I'm not ready either! Hoping we get one more "warm-ish" spell before we head into the "deep freeze". Gotta love the "mitten-state".

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NPA4LOSS 11/4/2010 9:59PM

    Freeze warning here tonight but back to the 70's for the weekend!

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CARRAND 11/4/2010 8:51PM

    It was cold and damp here today. Winter's coming, definitely. I hate to be cold, so I complain about it all winter long. And our winter's are nothing compared to yours.

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PURPLESPEDCOW 11/4/2010 8:43PM

    that's why I live in Georgia....not really, live here because of my husband's job and mine, but it is a nice side effect! They hear the word "snow" here and everything goes crazy!

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TYEASLEY 11/4/2010 8:41PM

    I'm not ready for the cold. I'm a spring, fall weather person. Brrr. I have to find my long johns , wool socks and my electric blanket. Remember to sat your clock back Saturday. emoticon

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SONGOFJOY27 11/4/2010 7:25PM

    I'm so with you there! I live in NE Wisconsin. I've been hearing the wind blow all day long - I'm chilly just listening to it. Time for the fuzzy socks and the layers!
Stay warm!!!


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KAMAPERRY 11/4/2010 6:36PM

    Brrrrrrrrrrr. BIG reason I live in Arizona, I am a wuss and get cold too easy!

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DONNABRIGHT 11/4/2010 6:20PM

    We're back in FL and I'm not ready to be back in the heat, either!

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Today's the Start-Over

Wednesday, November 03, 2010

I have decided to declare today my official start-over day. I am going to do everything to get myself healthy and where I want to be with renewed vigor. I want to learn and do new things. I don't want to go back to the person I was six months ago and I figure this is as good a way of doing that as anything else.

  
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NPA4LOSS 11/4/2010 10:11PM

    Sound's like a plan!

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183WANTS2B140 11/4/2010 7:21AM

    Me too. I am going to have to start off slowly but I am going to start with what I eat and then go from there. Together with Sparkpeople, we can do this. emoticon

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TYEASLEY 11/3/2010 10:23PM

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DEEO12 11/3/2010 8:11PM

    emoticonGlad you are joining us full force!

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APIRLRAIN888 11/3/2010 3:16PM

    Live and learn!
Lifestyle change = one good decision at a time! A day at a time

Oh and keep everything realistic! Mini goals

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BOOTYLISCIOUS3 11/3/2010 7:03AM

    you can do it!

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TESHIE4ME 11/3/2010 6:51AM

    Cheers to new beginnings!!!
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Stress Level is Going Up

Tuesday, November 02, 2010

My job should be coming to an end soon. The supervisors seem to be running out of work for us to do. Then, I had a lunch appointment with a lawyer about getting a divorce. It's going to cost a whole lot more than I anticipated and I still have no guarantee that I will get any money out of my husband for me to start over. I just feel a little numb right now and know that I have a bit of decision-making to do.

  
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TESHIE4ME 11/3/2010 7:12AM

    I am so sorry. I know you are going through a very difficult time right now. I also know the future holds great things for you.

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CARRAND 11/2/2010 9:03PM

    I'm so sorry. You have a lot to deal with right now. I pray things get better for you.

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SLIMMINJENN 11/2/2010 8:45PM

    I am sorry you are going through all of this..hope things start going better for you soon...

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NPA4LOSS 11/2/2010 8:45PM

    emoticon My thoughts and emoticon are with you.

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KAMAPERRY 11/2/2010 6:06PM

    I'm sorry. That is never easy. I will be praying for you. emoticon

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Stress Level is Going Up

Tuesday, November 02, 2010

My job should be coming to an end soon. The supervisors seem to be running out of work for us to do. Then, I had a lunch appointment with a lawyer about getting a divorce. It's going to cost a whole lot more than I anticipated and I still have no guarantee that I will get any money out of my husband for me to start over. I just feel a little numb right now and know that I have a bit of decision-making to do.

  
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183WANTS2B140 11/3/2010 5:10AM

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SONGOFJOY27 11/2/2010 10:46PM

    Keep on taking it one day at a time. You will make the right decisions if you take the time to pray and ask for wisdom.
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A Big Step Forward

Monday, November 01, 2010

I decided to fire the attorney I had in Alabama because he has done NOTHING in the past six months for me except screw up the first three drafts of the divorce papers. I have found a lawyer up here in Michigan who will be able to have my divorce finalized within three months. I got the initial paperwork today and will meet with her tomorrow. I am comfortable with my decision and determined to see it through. I will finally be able to put the past behind me and walk forward into the future that I create.

  
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C11ELF16 11/2/2010 1:18PM

    Yay ! Best wishes for putting the past behind you. Your future is BRIGHT and good to see your strength as you make decicions to move forward.

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TESHIE4ME 11/2/2010 12:42PM

    Best wishes for happiness in this new chapter in your life.


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TYEASLEY 11/1/2010 9:15PM

    New life that you create. How exciting. emoticon

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DONNABRIGHT 11/1/2010 8:52PM

    Amen!

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