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Olympics

Wednesday, August 01, 2012

I am enjoying watching the Olympics both at home and at work. We are fortunate that we get to have a projection screen set up in our department at work and that we can display the events through out the day. Today we are hoping to watch a co-workers nephew compete in the mens synchronized diving event (can't remember what the height is, sorry). I can sit at my desk and continue to work and just by looking up, see the screen....can't get much better than that!

I have nothing but admiration for the skills and hard work all the athletes have put into getting where they are. That is how a body is supposed to be maintained! I have no desire to be in competitions, but I sure do desire to have a well maintained body. I don't follow sports events on a regular basis, but I do enjoy watching the skills that are portrayed in the Olympics.

My positives:
I have the ability to have a well-maintained body.
Being able to watch Olympic events at work.
It's payday today, yay!
No storms during the night.
Blessed with a new day of life.

Have a great and wonderful day...remember it's your choice!


Hugs,
Wanda

  
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NJMATTICE 8/1/2012 9:40AM

    Hi Wanda,
I have missed you and I am glad to be back home and to have some time to reconnect! Have a great day. Happy August.
Love,
Nancy

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SNUGLBUNIE 8/1/2012 7:14AM

    WOW, that is really a good deal...we can watch it during our breaks in the lobby of the building. Hope you have a wonderful day!

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A busy week ahead

Tuesday, July 31, 2012

I have a really busy week ahead of me at work. Seems like my selectors have all decided to put in their orders at the same time. I worked on one order the entire day yesterday and will still need to finish it up this morning and get it sent. On the plus side of all the orders coming down at once...I am busy (which I love), budgets are getting spent, and everyone is happy to be getting new material.

We had hail, rain and high winds come through here last night. I haven't been able to check out my plants yet this morning as it's still dark outside. I'm hoping that my apples on the tree are not badly bruised and that my tomatoes are still intact!

My positives:
Busy at work.
We have a screen set up at work so that we can follow the Olympics. It's set up in our department, so we have people popping in and out. Two fellow staff members have family members that competing, so it makes it great to be able to follow their sports.
Life....so blessed.

Have a great and wonderful day,
Hugs,
Wanda

  
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SNUGLBUNIE 7/31/2012 7:15AM

    WOW, your weather has been something else this summer. Hope you have a great, productive day.

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TELFERS01 7/31/2012 7:06AM

  You go!

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I'm back...

Monday, July 30, 2012

I'm back, but not sure that I am awake! We had a good weekend away but it's nice to get home to ones own bed. Too much sitting around, lots of visiting and too many late nights. I feel like I'm still in need of more sleep, but that's okay, it was worth the trip. It's a long drive (5 hours each way), but on the plus side, got to see family.

We visited the cemetery and followed the traditions of saying the final goodbyes and gave thanks for making it through the year. It was so nice to just have family there.

I did very well on my food intake, mainly because there was lots of green salads and I had brought much of my own gluten-free things to eat...I was actually prepared! Drank lots and lots or water as it was so incredibly hot and humid. So despite not getting much in the way of steps in, I did at least watch carefully what I ate and drank.

My positives:
See all the siblings.
Meeting our newest member of the family, Jackson, who is 3 months already.
My own bed,.
I have time to catch up on things at home.
Blessed with friends, family and life.


Have a great and wonderful day,
Hugs,
Wanda

  
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DLDROST 7/30/2012 7:41AM

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SNUGLBUNIE 7/30/2012 7:35AM

    Good job in watching your food and all that water intake. You can take a break on steps so I can catch up, LOL :) Have a great week.l

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Taking a wee break.

Friday, July 27, 2012

I'm taking a wee break from all posts and blogs. Leaving today and will be back on Sunday. Depending on when we get back, I will probably not post until Monday am.

Have a great weekend everyone, stay on track, move the body and have some fun.

Hugs,
Wanda

  
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PARKERB2 7/27/2012 9:47AM

    You have a good time too.

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SNUGLBUNIE 7/27/2012 9:41AM

    Have a terrific weekend my friend :)

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Road crews

Thursday, July 26, 2012

I will be glad when the road crews are finished working on the roads a couple of streets over from us. They work on them all night and all you hear is the constant beep, beep of the machines as they back up and the vibration and thumping of the packer as it packs down the repairs. On the plus side we are not on that street! I feel so bad for those that are attempting to sleep while this is going on. I know how loud it is at our house, I can only imagine the volume in the houses even closer.
It is good that do work on them at night as they have fewer traffic interruptions, but they have been working on them for over two weeks already!

Sorry....just a tad cranky this morning. The lack of sleep is catching up with me. As I got out of bed this morning, all I could think about was being done work for the day and being able to crawl back into bed for a nap. On the bright side...it's my Friday...I have tomorrow off work.

My positives:

Kitty is taking her medicine as long as I dissolve it in her water and give her only a small dish with water/medicine. She has no option but to drink it if she wants a drink.
Today is my Friday.
We leave tomorrow for Saskatchewan for the weekend. Kaeli is coming with us, Shyra is going to be the animal sitter, and we heard that Garry's oldest half brother from BC is coming.
I have been blessed with a new day of life and I have the privilege of starting new each day.

Have a wonderful day,
Hugs,
Wanda

  
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SNUGLBUNIE 7/26/2012 7:26AM

    Woohoo, you found the positive in it being your "Friday" lucky you. Hope you have a great day!

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