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Fabulous Friday

Friday, November 16, 2012

Guess the time invested in co-worker is paying off. She's singing with Praise Team next Sunday Think she's excited but nervous. Been a lot of Thusday nights going with her. Hopefully those will wean off now. Wearing me out going with her...but have felt led to be that someone for her.

We have made it to Friday. Somehow the weeks fly by. Boss is starting new room addition so he hasn't been around much. Been a little slow but that happens around holidays.

Been easy to eliminate sweets for three days. Shows I can do it...especially when you take small challenges. Went over calories yesterday but chose to eat more meat. Hubby put in pot pies for dinner and that really took me over quick. Wouldn't normally be my choice but only 2nd time he's cooked so fiqured I'd eat it...especially when it was ready when I got home....

Off to make it a great day!

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ROSEWCI 11/17/2012 4:53AM


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EDITOR 11/16/2012 6:19AM

    What a wonderful update. O.K. call me Rebecca of Sunny Brook Farm, but I can always see praise and stability in your days. God bless your Friday, Kathleen.

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MARYJOANNA 11/16/2012 6:01AM

  Persistence pays off! You are just what your co-worker needed. God bless you!

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Thankful Thursday

Thursday, November 15, 2012

Well Mom said she didn't want to do anything...she wanted to rest from being out late the night before with WII Bowling. Didn't want to go out for coffee or shopping or anything. So I went home and had a quiet evening. I was glad she didn't want to do anything as I was tired.

Get to run a couple of errands for the boss today.

Still dealing with soreness and acheyness from the weekend - I think. Hard to get moving.

Go to voice lessons with co-worker for an hour tonight after work. She is on Praise Team Thanksgiving weekend so maybe I can stop going.

Taking a 3 day challenge not to eat any sweets unless it's fruits or veggies. Made it through the first day easily. Only two more to go. I can do it.

Off to make it a great day!

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EDITOR 11/15/2012 7:12AM

    Rest is good and abstinence from sweets is good. emoticon

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DGFOWLER 11/15/2012 6:30AM

    Yep you are right You Can DO it!!!!!!

I'm glad you got some time to rest too. Have you ever thought you are running yourself ragged? hmmmm. Maybe by running those errands for your boss you can get some extra walking or something in.. lol.. WooHoo. a day w/out exercising on purpose, what a thought right?

Have a great day sunshine. Hugs, Donna

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Wacky Wednesday

Wednesday, November 14, 2012

Co-worker came over last night and we are working on sewing her a bow case for her bow and arrows...her latest adventure. Got some of it cut out last night. She in charge of finding a some foam for the bottom of the case. It's fabric and has pink in it. Little nervous about it but it's a challenge and we can do it. Hope it turns out nice.

Mom's been hinting strongly that she wants me to take her someplace. Probably hunting for bras again. So tonight is first free when I talk to her this AM will ask her if she wants to go to Curves or for me to take her someplace. I have taken her so many times to get her fitted professionally for bras and us fitting her and she never likes them afterwards and ends up wearing the same old ones from years ago. My patience seems short yet I feel guity that I haven't spent much time with her recently. So I will offer to do whatever she wants to do tonight.

Usually after I process it in my mind - we got and have a lovely time together. It's just the thought of taking her out.

I know she's been busy cleaning and getting ready for my daughter to come home. She is so looking forward to it.

A good note is that she walked down again last evening for wii bowling again. So glad they are pulling her in to do it. I think it is good for her to do activities on her own. Maybe because we haven't had time she is reaching out to others.

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CINDYSDAY 11/14/2012 11:15AM

    emoticon I hope that you have an great day. Good luck on the sewing project

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EDITOR 11/14/2012 9:36AM

    Hinting Mom? Who can resist! God bless your family today and always!

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MARYJOANNA 11/14/2012 7:22AM

  It sounds like she is really adjusting to her surroundings. You have helped her a lot!

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DGFOWLER 11/14/2012 7:11AM

    Have a great day Kathleen. You will have to post pics of your bow carrier when you are finished. It should be awesome being hot pink. She'll be the talk of her archery buddies.

Curves is a good idea because you can get exercise too. It's a win, win situation.

emoticon Donna

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Terrific Tuesday

Tuesday, November 13, 2012

Co-worker is coming over after work so we can work on sewing her a bow case. Yes she's now into target shooting with a bow and arrows. Of course it is pink and she has pink arrows. Not sure how I got talked into this. Before I knew it she had purchased the fabric and I'm roped into it. I sew but not sure about all this. So we'll jump in head first and see what comes out.

Down to one vehicle right how. Brake lines went on the truck so hubby took it to get fixed and there are some other issues so they won't work on it. It's old but it keeps going. So hubby gonna look around to see if someone else will fix it or what to do.

Yesterday we had rain and snow! Miss the gorgeous weather of the weekend. Thankfully the snow didn't stick.

Hubby helped me pull off clip art to make up electronic invitation for Christmas Dinner for work. Will e-mail them out today to everyone. Turned out nice I think.

Off to make it a great day!

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DGFOWLER 11/13/2012 7:06AM

    Good morning Kathleen. We also had snow here yesterday where I live. It was raining then all of the sudden.. dang that's snow.. emoticon I sew too. I've made tons of quilts and have another I'm beginning on. We'll see how that one turns out. I think I have one of my quilts posted on here in my pics.. I can't remember.. lol.

Have a wonderful day. Make it happen!!! emoticon emoticon Donna

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EDITOR 11/13/2012 5:51AM

    Sounds like you are on target, Kathleen!

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Magnificient Monday

Monday, November 12, 2012

Had a wonderful time with son and dil and hubby. The weather was so beautiful. Being out in nature was so nice. Went to Red River Gorge in KY. Did a lot of hiking in nature. The landscape is gorgeous. The hills and rock formations were incredible. Son made it up part way and DIL and I made it to the top of natural bridge. It was a tough hike up hill but was way worth it at the top. There was so many neat trails everywhere you look.

Now back home to rain and much cooler weather this week.

It was a wonderful break. Good time with the kids.

Off to make it a great day! Back to work! No days off for us. Wish we did though!

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BESEVEN 11/12/2012 10:41AM

    You remind me that I need to get out in nature more. I think my soul longs for that. But my brain is addicted to the stupid computer!

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VTORIA3 11/12/2012 6:11AM

    Sounds like you had a beautiful time with the kids. And all while doing something healthy, too. Hope you got some nice photos while you were out on the trails. Wishing you a terrific week.

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EDITOR 11/12/2012 5:48AM

    Woo hoo on to the top! emoticon

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