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Terrific Tuesday

Tuesday, May 08, 2012

Woke up a couple times last night but overall seemed to sleep better. Rained some...maybe that helped?

Got some lunch veggies cut up and prepackaged. Sometimes hard in the AM to get it all together quickly

Planning to take Mom to Curves after work again today. Planning to get in three workouts this week after work.

Lunchtime walk will depend on the weather. Guess I could walk indoors at a store. Need to get Mom a Mother's Day Card to send to her. She enjoys mail.

Recently started drinking small bottle of Mt Dew at work in the afternoons. Decided I needed to cut that yesterday after they bought a bunch more...went without one ...and you know I did survive quite nicely. Back to taking a piece of fruit for the morning and afternoon snack.

Off to making it a great day!

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SUNSETBREEZE05 5/8/2012 10:23AM

    You are right. It will be a terrific Tuesday. I am glad you are spending time with your Mom. Also thanks for reminding me I need to leave early today to pick up cards for Mother's Day.

May you have a blessed day and Good Luck reaching Your Goals!!


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EDITOR 5/8/2012 5:39AM

    I chuckled at that last line about Mountain Dew. It seems to be a man's drink that they claim is full of energy. Just the diet Dew has 50 grams of sodium in it though. My DH was buying the regular Dew and he said it made his heart pound. I know when I did work and offer to purchase snacks and what not for men, they would always ask me to buy Mountain Dew regular.

Glad I can always count on you to make a Tuesday full of gratitude!

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Monday Monday

Monday, May 07, 2012

Took a nice ride in Baby yesterday. Wonderful driving through the countryside. Came home and decided to take Mom for a ride too! Spent about 2 hours riding through the countryside with the top down. Mom really enjoys that. She said her neck will be sore from turning right to left all the time to see everything. Dad and she used to take drives a lot and know that she misses it a lot.

Slower week! Hoping to get Mom to Curves 2-3 times this week.

Off to make it a great week!

Co-worker's son fell down 12 steps and cracked his head open. Ended up with 7 staples. Oh youth...sometimes they try and test us until they get their act together....

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SONSHINE52 5/7/2012 12:45PM


My car's name is Thundercleese, lol, he's a big gray Tahoe.

Shame, about your co-worker's son. Hope he's okay, sounds like it could have been terrible and he got away easy!


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MRE1956 5/7/2012 6:13AM

    The names I give to my car are not really suitable for this site......


emoticon (at least *now* I can laugh as the car is now somewhat stable.....)

Glad you had a wonderful time with your mom!

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EDITOR 5/7/2012 5:25AM

    What a lovely day you had! We live in the country but haven't had the wonderful countryside drives we used to. My car is Susie. It is refreshing to see how you add Mom to your days activities. Back to the grind today?

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Sunday Morning

Sunday, May 06, 2012

Praise Team this AM...didn't sleep too well last night awake at 4 am. Not sure what is going on.

Garage sale cleaned up and distributed.

Off to make it a great day!

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EDITOR 5/6/2012 5:29AM

    You slept in on Saturday morning so maybe you caught up. Early morning and long day for you but particpating in Praise Team sounds heavenly.

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Saturday, May 05, 2012

Garage sale has been going well. Today is the last day. Hubby has run it and doing a very fine job. I was so tired today and stayed in bed until 7:30 and now can't seem to get moving this AM. Seems like if I don't get right up and exericise I have trouble getting moving the rest of the day!

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EDITOR 5/5/2012 2:02PM

    A luxury to sleep in. Hope the day is pleasant.

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DAWNDMOORE40 5/5/2012 12:09PM

    emoticon emoticon emoticonHave a blessed day!

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Fabulous Friday

Friday, May 04, 2012

Garage sale going well. Someone purchased the china cabinet we had for sale. One more big piece of furniture to go. It is a nice piece....we can't use it, my kids don't want it needs to go to someone who can enjoy it. Hubby doing well....he enjoys the haggling and dealing with people. I do it all day at work and want to withdraw from people. This was a community Garage sale through Saturday and our neighborhood is having one in June and hubby is planning ahead for that one. We will have to get on that.

Work is going OK but boring and frustrating for me. Hard to get into it. Maybe just a season...but not content where I'm at right now. My attitude is getting stinky again. Really need to get my focus back to a Godly attitude. Had a policy holder we went over and above for and then they turn around and want to cancel. It makes me sick sometimes. Got our boss to pay for them and they turn around and do that. Can't imagine what boss will say. Now we can't do for others. Seems like we go out of our way to help others and they turn around and stick it to us. It doesn't seem to pay off. Frustrating to me. I wonder why I'm in this business.

Friday with just one co-worker. We work well together. She had been out most of the week with a bad migraine. Glad she is back to feeling better although yesterday was a rough day for her. She had a slight headache with everything thrown at her.

Planning to take Mom to special Mother's day Brunch at a neat restaurant about an hour a way. Was featured in Newspaper and it will be a fun adventure for us and give her a ride through the countryside. It is a pretty area.

Off to make it a great day and bloom where I am planted..

Oh my iris' are blooming. They are so pretty. My Clematis have been so gorgeous this year. I just love them. Have been trying to upload pictures to here but have been having trouble...getting them uploaded.....will keep trying...

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EDITOR 5/4/2012 5:39AM

    I would love to see your flowers in bloom. We live in the shade so there is only wildflowers and a few select ones that bloom. My lilacs are done for the season.

Glad your DH is having such a great time. Mine wants to part with nothing although soon we will have to get rid of items. We do have a community garage sale and I have to pay attention to the dates this year. Wonderful that you got rid of a big-ticket and bulky item!

So sweet that you are taking Mom out to eat for Mother's Day. Yep, it is coming upon us.

Work is always a hassle and I am glad I don't have to go there. You are right in blooming where you are planed and I pray you get to see some Sonshine there today.

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