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TGIF

Friday, June 10, 2011

I'm grateful that I had a chance to work this week. But I'm also glad that it's Friday and the last day of this job. Next week will be filled with catching up on my Avon business. I also need to work on getting the condo in order. I spent the first week after my daughter left finishing picking up her stuff. I need to finish re-arranging the condo (I'm moving bedrooms), do some painting, and various other duties that need to be done. Although I won't be "working", my week next week seems to be shaping up to be as busy as this week was. Soon I will settle down into my own little routine. (Hopefully with a job - at least a part-time one!)

  
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SLIMLILA 6/11/2011 12:29AM

    You sound tired, but I bet it's a good tired!! Rest up and take care of yourself!

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KAMAPERRY 6/10/2011 12:33PM

    Have fun organizing!

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NPA4LOSS 6/10/2011 8:13AM

    A new beginning of sorts. Moving can be fun especially if it is just from one room to another. Make it special just for you, your dream getaway. emoticon

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FITMARY 6/10/2011 7:45AM

    It will be nice to get your "new" place organized just the way you want it too!
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Still Running

Thursday, June 09, 2011

Sorry folks, today is another one of those days where I woke up with my running shoes on. I MIGHT get a few minutes later to chat with everyone, but...I can't hold my breath. I promise I will catch up this weekend with everyone. Happy Sparking!

  
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    We will see you then! emoticon

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Forgive Me

Wednesday, June 08, 2011

Forgive me, team members, if I can't get back to the computer today to be active on SP. I go straight from my 9-hour job to my 3-hour class today. Again, today, the heat is stifling and seems to drain what little energy I have (96-98 today!). Tomorrow should be a LITTLE better and I should be back into the swing of things Friday, if not - definitely Saturday! Happy Sparking!

  
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SLIMLILA 6/8/2011 10:02PM

    Enjoy your last couple days of work!

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KAMAPERRY 6/8/2011 1:16PM

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STRONGERLEANER 6/8/2011 8:03AM

    Very kind of you to make people aware.

Thanks for all that you do!
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MOMMA48 6/8/2011 7:47AM

    Just remember to take care of you, Patty, during these busy times! Luv ya, girl! emoticon

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MEANCARLEEN 6/8/2011 7:25AM

    You are forgiven! emoticon

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STILLWATERS811 6/8/2011 7:25AM

  Come back when you can...we'll keep the Spark Light on for you!

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I'm Already Tired

Tuesday, June 07, 2011

The weather is stifling today - a record setter of 94. There was very little for me to do at work today. There was an accident in addition to heavy traffic on the way home. I got off work at 5 and walked in the door at about 6:20. Somehow I don't think I'm going to make it to the Avon meeting that's about a half hour away. I did want to go, but I do know I have to go right to school tomorrow after work. So, tomorrow will be another long day. I'm definitely not used to putting in long hours. What am I going to do when I do get a full time job? I imagine I will get used to it. I also will know not to overextend myself when I come home. (Like moving clothes from one closet to another that I did last night instead of resting!) I'm hoping a lot of it is just the heat.

  
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SWEETANGO 6/7/2011 10:32PM

    I am dragging today as well. It has to be the hot and humid weather.
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Quieter Day Than Expected

Monday, June 06, 2011

Work was very quiet today. I don't know if this is to be expected all week or if it's just an unusual day. But..it is money coming in, at least for a week. I did bring some things from home that needed working on and got a chance to accomplish at least that much.

I got my closet painted yesterday thinking that I started class tonight. It really didn't take very long to do. The hardest part was waiting for it to dry between coats.

I read through (quickly) the first two chapters of my workbook for school. I then double-checked what building and room number I needed to go to. It's a good thing I did - I realized that the class doesn't start until Wednesday. Good thing I checked!

So my week won't be quite as crazy as I thought it would be. This will give me a chance to return some library books after work. I will also be able to start going through my old closet and transfer them to the freshly painted closet. It's a little difficult to still have my things in two different rooms.

It sure does seem strange to have a scheduled work time and to work the rest of my responsbilities and to-do things around it. It would be nice to find a permanent job - even a part-time one - where I could finally get on a schedule like most people have. Patience...patience...I know there's a perfect job out there for me somewhere. Just need it sooner rather than later...

  
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ANGIEINTRAINING 6/6/2011 10:07PM

    One day done, only four more to go til the weekend! Enjoy.

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NPA4LOSS 6/6/2011 9:17PM

    It seems things usually work out. I am glad that you are not going to be overwhelmed as badly as you thought. Maybe this job will lead to another. I have had that happen more than once. Enjoy our class. Nola

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SLIMLILA 6/6/2011 3:55PM

    What course are you taking? I had looked at the university calendar when it came in too, but don't have the attention span right now. I hope it goes well for you and maye even increases the skills you have to offer so you do get that new job sooner r/t later. emoticon

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KAMAPERRY 6/6/2011 1:36PM

    Have a good week!

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