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Tuesday, January 17, 2012

Feeling some stress I guess-- my weight is heading the wrong direction recently. Not sure what I am stressing about but having trouble sleeping at night too! Recently I've been starving. Food really tastes so good.

Mom stayed with us again last night. They worked on her furnace last night but were still doing some testing for fumes and wanted her to stay away for another night.

Can't get myself back into going to CURVES after work. Mom hasn't been able to go and can't make myself get back into the grove. Justify it by saying I do work out each morning for an hour. Weather hasn't been nice enough to walk at lunchtimes. I miss that.

Tonight back to line dance class. It really works my brain and my body.

Work doing OK. Boss planning out our schedules for yearly review. This weekend makes 2 years since I interviewed with him. Been a rough bumpy two years. Wonder what this year will hold?

Off to make it a great day!

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YB0511 1/17/2012 8:34PM

    Sorry to hear you are going through some stress. But great job getting an hour of exercise in each morning.

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KIMMIEP 1/17/2012 7:53PM

    sorry you are struggling! Enjoy the line dancing, I used to go but there arent too many classes in NJ!!

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LAURIETAIT 1/17/2012 1:57PM

    I'm suffering with some of the same stuff you're going through. My weight is up and down. I'm not sleeping very well. I'm HUNGRY all the time. I do exercise regularly but not with enough intensity or duration. I think mine is due to some unresolved relationship issue and uncertainty for the future. Knowing this doesn't seem to be helping me overcome it though.

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FREES1 1/17/2012 10:03AM

    maybe that last question is at least part of the key to your stress??? and happy - i hope - 2nd anniversary of your interview. having mom or anyone stay in a home will change routines very quickly so once her house is cleared and she returns you will have one less conflict.. keep the faith - you'll get back to your routine...

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Been Off Track The Weekend

Monday, January 16, 2012

Headache seems gone. Mom came over for the night last night. Started the morning her fire alarm went that taken care of but last night she called saying throat was sore and thinks she's smelling things in the house. Who knows...she jumped at the chance to stay here and Hubby and her will figure out if anything is going on in her house. Also reitrement community to come out and check things on it anyway today so they will hopefully get her calmed down. Just got the sheets all guess we were ready for her.

Need to get back on track. I was doing OK but got off track towards the end of the week.

Worked on finalizing my goals for 2012 and put them on paper...

Off to make it a great day!

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KIMMIEP 1/16/2012 5:28PM

    Hope all works out well with your mom! Good for you getting your goals on paper, that will help you in getting back on track :)

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QTEALADY20031 1/16/2012 10:25AM

    Hope everything is okay with your mom's home. Well, today is the start of a new day and a new week so now you can get back on track! Have a great week! June emoticon

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MILMOM2000NEW 1/16/2012 8:24AM

    Praying all is alright with your mom's home. URGH That would be scary!

Don't worry about going off track. Seems like it was like that for a lot of people, me included! We know what we need to do.

Best of luck this week!

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YB0511 1/16/2012 6:26AM

    Sounds like a busy weekend. It is the start of a new week. You can get back on track.

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DGFOWLER 1/16/2012 5:40AM

    Sounds like a great idea starting your week out new. Glad you finalized your goals will make them more obtainable since they are written down. Have a great day ~ Donna

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A Little Under the Weather

Sunday, January 15, 2012

Woke with headache and can't seem to get rid of it. Fading as the day goes by...Not sure what triggered it....

Eating was poor at times last week and this weekend. Need to get back on track and focus on the goals I've set.

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SHARON10002 1/15/2012 10:52PM

    How's your emoticon consumption? Hope you feel better tomorrow.

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MISSMOLLY53 1/15/2012 5:34PM

    Hope you feel better soon!! I've had a headache off and on and felt like l was catching a cold for the last few weeks? So maybe that's what yours is --part of the winter funky virus. Take care!!

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CATHEMARIE 1/15/2012 5:30PM

    Hope you feel better soon. We can get healthier together with our Spark Friends.


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AHHH Relaxation!

Saturday, January 14, 2012

Meeting up with Co-worker for massage this AM. Boss gave it to us as Christmas Present. Looking forward to relaxation and easing the shoulder muscles from being on the keyboards all the time.....

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ABETTERBETTY 1/14/2012 7:18PM

    Sounds heavenly. Enjoy!

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YB0511 1/14/2012 6:27PM

    Ahhh, a massage sounds wonderful!

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KIMMIEP 1/14/2012 4:59PM

    just a little jealous, lol. Have fun! I have some gift cert. for a massage but I am saving them for after my half marathon!

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MFLYNN8 1/14/2012 1:17PM

    Sounds relaxing...

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CERIUSLY 1/14/2012 10:38AM

    Wow! Nice Boss! Enjoy the day and the weekend!

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ADEWYN 1/14/2012 8:56AM

    nice!! enjoy!!

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    Have a great Spark weekend +Mark...

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Snowy Friday

Friday, January 13, 2012

Finally got some snow and cold yesterday...brrr! Guess it was about time but not looking forward to cleaning off the car and going to work.

Getting back on track-tracking my food.

Trying to adjust my attitude at work and it seems to be going better. I am determined to be the best I can be wherever I am planted.

Weather makes me long for our adventure in February. Don't want to rush it too much cause it will be over before I know it. We will have fun! We always have fun with our best buds. There will be lots of laughter....

Off to make it a great day!

Tomorrow co-worker and I are going for massage's. Our boss gave us gift certificates for Christmas. Will enjoy the relaxation.

Mom is doing better but doesn't like to get out with this weather...which might be a good thing with all the slipping and sliding. Going to take her out Saturday afternoon. New prospective minister and family and church is having a get acquainted time on Saturday to get to know him. Think it will be good for her to get to know him some before Sunday. And good for us.

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ROX525 1/13/2012 5:49AM

    We finally got snow this morning. I don't have to go to out to work though! Yea! Have fun at your massage. Glad your mom is doing better. Have a great weekend.

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    Good luck with staying focused and reaching your goals. +Mark

Wishing we had a bit of snow here in London...

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