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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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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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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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  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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Getting Ready for Busy Week

Sunday, June 05, 2011

I'm trying to do as much as I can today because this week is a little busier than I had intended it to be. But I will take it in stride and do the best I can. What doesn't get done this week will be there next week when I won't be working. It's just a temporary adjustment to my schedule that I will deal with.

I've been trying so hard to find work that if I do find something long-term or permanent, I know it will take me awhile to get adjusted to the new schedule. I've done it before and I can do it again.

  
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KKP4673 6/6/2011 12:30AM

    I love the planning that you are doing!! Way to go!

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NPA4LOSS 6/5/2011 10:59PM

    You're taking everything in stride and handling the changes well. Enjoy your new activities.

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