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Helping Myself by Helping My Niece

Tuesday, January 25, 2011

I have a 15-year-old niece who is having confidence and slight medical problems because of her age. I am starting to show her the ropes of living right through the use of Spark People. Hopefully, not only will she show improvements in her life, but I will get some added motivation by showing her.

  
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CTEMPLE 1/25/2011 6:38PM

    Well done Patty, it would have been so nice to get SP at an earlier age!
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KAMAPERRY 1/25/2011 1:59PM

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SONGOFJOY27 1/25/2011 9:58AM

    Awesome! You're spreading the spark!

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Time to Re-adjust Schedule Again

Monday, January 24, 2011

I get to re-create a schedule today. My long-term job ended a week ago, causing the first change in my schedule. Then I worked the NAIAS last week, and that REALLY changed my schedule. Lots of long hours made me not want to do much when I got home. Now that both jobs are over, I am again adjusting my schedule. I know I need to catch up on chores and errands. I want to exercise a little more. And the most important thing I have to do is find a job - which will again change my schedule. I do look forward to the challenge.

  
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CTEMPLE 1/24/2011 6:11PM

    Good luck, Patty!
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Time to Re-adjust Schedule Again

Monday, January 24, 2011

I get to re-create a schedule today. My long-term job ended a week ago, causing the first change in my schedule. Then I worked the NAIAS last week, and that REALLY changed my schedule. Lots of long hours made me not want to do much when I got home. Now that both jobs are over, I am again adjusting my schedule. I know I need to catch up on chores and errands. I want to exercise a little more. And the most important thing I have to do is find a job - which will again change my schedule. I do look forward to the challenge.

  


Jobless Again

Sunday, January 23, 2011

I finished my stint at the Auto Show. It was definitely a tiring job with long hours. But I did enjoy it. Now to start getting back to the grind of looking for work. It does have me a little nervous, but I'll be doing my best every day.

  
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KAMAPERRY 1/24/2011 2:01PM

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SLIMLILA 1/23/2011 10:33PM

    I know the saying "find something you love to do and then find someone who will pay you to do it" is a very utopian idea, but are you looking in an area you are really interested in? Good luck.... I really feel for you.. I've been out of work many times over my career(s) and it is very hard on a person.... you have to give yourself permission to take looking for a job serious enough that you put the same number of hours into it that you would if you were working, because you are... working for you that is.

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KKP4673 1/23/2011 9:00PM

    I am wishing you the best!! I hope it goes well and quick and is a good fit for you!

Blessings!

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SONGOFJOY27 1/23/2011 7:33PM

    Stay positive. I'm certain you'll be successful!

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ANGELOO29 1/23/2011 6:57PM

    I'm sure you'll find something! Keep positive.

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SASD03 1/23/2011 6:53PM

    Good luck with your job hunt. Stay positive and something great will come your way emoticon

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CTEMPLE 1/23/2011 6:52PM

    Hope you find a good one soon !
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Yucky Day

Friday, January 21, 2011

I woke up late for work, forgot to allow for workday traffic and was a dollar short in my bank when I was done. I'm all wound up and need to get to bed to start all over tomorrow. Only two more days: I can do it!

  
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NPA4LOSS 1/21/2011 10:44PM

    emoticon Days like this stink don't they but like you said tomorrow is a new day! emoticonHang in there. emoticon toward the next job!

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DIANESMILES 1/21/2011 9:04PM

    Oh I DISLIKE those days !!!!!!! On the good side, the car worked,,,,,it wasn't snowing (was it???? It was here ! ANOTHER 7"s, but this ME and we are sooo used to it,,,,we just kept going).

So sorry about the bank. Not like they are kind huh? Did you catch it online b4 they charged you for the fee? I do my BEST to check my account daily (sometimes 3 times a day when it's active) to make sure I haven't done anything stupid,,,,cos I am GOOD at it !

I sure hope tomorrow is better for you !

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