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Thursday

Thursday, October 21, 2010

Wonder what the day will bring. Thought we were having an OK day and a co-worker left the office for her car crying. Seems the other office gave her a file folder at our birthday celebration luncheon and this co-worker thinks she is the only one who works hard and why did they give it to her. I went out to her in the car to see what was wrong..she didn't say a word when leaving. So she's the only one who works..."Thanks a lot" I'm thinking. I knew there would be adjustments. Why do people think life is all about them? We're supposed to be "a team". If the team needs help...we pull together. Oh well she's young and hormonal. My hubby said that is "NO EXCUSE!" My other co-worker is off for the next 3 days...isn't she lucky! We will get through this too! UGH!

Worked on leaves last night and cleaned up the front and back but not the BACK BACK. Have needed to do it...just never enough time...

Gotta pack tonight for trip Friday after work. Looking forward to visiting my dear friend. Been too long since we've been together. Hubby has terminal cancer. Wonder how my friend is doing inside. She's has a challenging life and is the Proverbs 31 woman. She is a sweetie!

Off for a great day regardless of what comes my way!

  
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MOMMA_BEAR_69 10/23/2010 9:19AM

    WAY TO GO on keeping a positive attitude even through the "crazies". Raking leaves is great exercise and it will keep me busy today as I am raking them for my 80+ year old neighbors. Can't stand to see them doing all that work but they will still help me.
Blessings and hugs,
Helen

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LYNNEJ5 10/21/2010 9:05AM

    Good for you Kathleen, to be determined to have a good day regardless of what life throws your way today. I hope you have a fairly good day, and a fabulous weekend with your friend. Have a great time and be good to yourself. emoticon emoticon

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Wednesday

Wednesday, October 20, 2010

Busy day yesterday. Went to old office and moved 40 boxes out of the storage area we need to have shredded. Have it set for Monday or Tuesday. Boss needs to move out the rest of the furniture that goes into storage and then I'll do a final cleaning and we'll be out. Felt some emotions going back. Worked there for 8 years...now kinda ready to be out of there. I want it to be done and get settled into the new place. Doesn't seem like we'll ever get it cleaned out. Still alot of JUNK my boss needs to haul away. How do we accumulate so much stuff and never get rid of it????

Took mom to Curves last night. It was work for both of us. Had to MAKE myself do it. But we got through it. Only made it once last week...and it showed! Hope to get there 3 times this week...maybe it will get us back on track.

Came home worn out. Went for a drive with hubby and perked me back up some. Boy am worn out at night.

Heading to Toledo this weekend to visit a dear friend. Been too long since we've visited...her hubby has recently been diagnosed with terminal cancer. Also am meeting up with a high school classmate who lives there also. We've been talking about meeting up and never got it done...so I am going to see her while I'm there also. Makes three weekends in a row I've been gone...kinda wearing me out...but things I need to get done. House still has left over garage sale piled around some...but when I look at priorities...visiting some dear friends these last couple of weeks...is more a priority. Winter is coming and I will get to the rest eventually.

Off to a great day! Both offices going to lunch to celebrate a co-worker's birthday!

  
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MOMMA_BEAR_69 10/23/2010 9:15AM

    You are such a busy lady...hope you find some time each day just to relax. Drive with hubby sounds like fun. Glad you are able to prioritize and visiting your friends while you are able...we never know what tomorrow will bring. The meaningless things will be there when you have time.
Blessings and hugs,
Helen

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Tuesday

Tuesday, October 19, 2010

Took co-worker out to celebrate her passing her state license exam. She was so thrilled we had done that for her. Had a wonderful time. She was so excited and bubbly. Glad we did it.

Now to get back on tract. Been traveling and eating out Way too much!

Busy day at work today...what day isn't recently???? Will meet my boss at our old office to start closing down things today. We've moved everything we needed to our current office and the rest will go in storage or get rid of. Will be glad when it is all done!

Will go to exercise with Mom tonight...if she feels ok after her flu shot today.

  
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MOMMA_BEAR_69 10/23/2010 9:11AM

    So glad you celebrated with your co-worker and made her passing her state exams a great experience overall. Sometimes it is the little things that mean a lot to us.
Hugs,
Helen

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LYNNEJ5 10/20/2010 2:20AM

    Glad you had a good time on the weekend. Yes it seems like you have been at this office move for a long time. I am sure you will be glad when things are finally over with. Just take it one step at a time. Now it is time to get back to eating more regular and getting back to YOUR plan of attack. Have a great week and remember to be good to yourself. Love and God Bless Lynne

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GATOR12 10/19/2010 10:34AM

    I waas so pleasantly surprised that my arm didn't get sore nor did I feel any effects from the flu shot this year!!!!Hooray!!
I hope your week is a fantastic one, one of watching your eats and working your plan!!Brenda

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Monday Morning

Monday, October 18, 2010

Got home around 11:30 last night from Evansville, IN. Had a wonderful time. Road a 2 hour train ride through the countryside. That was fun. Ate way too much but it was good to connect with old friends.

Off to a busy week. Our staff is taking a co-worker out for dinner for passing her state license. What an accomplishment for her. She thought she couldn't do it and she did on her first try. A real hurdle overcome for her. Now she is so excited. I am so proud of her. One co-worker is "too busy" to have dinner with us...no matter what night it is. Think it hurt the co-worker who has worked so hard and has a good attitude...but we will go on in spite of us. Our boss, his wife and kids are also going. It is a major accomplishment we are all celebrating...except one of us. That is so sad to me. We need to celebrate everyone's great accomplishments. She will go to lunch with us Wednesday to celebrate birthdays...because it's on the clock! If my boss paid her tonight...she would go. How sad. Wonder how she'll be in the future as we grow and change and become a team on fire. Will we leave her behind in the dust?

Off we go to another busy week....

  
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MOMMA_BEAR_69 10/23/2010 9:06AM

    Congratulations to your co-worker who passed her state exam. Glad you will be able to celebrate with her. Praising God for everyone who wants to be there to celebrate.

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SUZIEGREY 10/18/2010 6:44AM

    Glad you enjoyed your weekend.

Have a great celebration with the team from work.

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REILLYGIRRRL 10/18/2010 6:09AM

  You will have fun at dinner. It's better to celebrate with those who truly want to be there.

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KEELY128 10/18/2010 6:06AM

    Sounds like you had a gret time, have a great week.

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Friday

Friday, October 15, 2010

Well we made it to Friday. Had busy day at work yesterday with early off site staff meeting. Went well. Business is doing well. Exciting times.

Got my shelf up in my office,

Heading out of town after work for the weekend to Evansvill Indiana to visit friends. Rainy this AM but hopefully it will stop. Looking forward to seeing some pretty fall colors.

  
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SUZIEGREY 10/15/2010 6:18AM

    Have a great weekend.

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